Tag: upcycling

Playing Hooky (part II)

Fishing is not the only hooking that’s been going on this summer. I’ve also gotten quite a bit of crocheting done recently… surprisingly.  A huge creative surge of ideas has taken over my brain lately, which is always a great place for my brain to be…it’s the hands that don’t always have the time to follow through.  (This is the…

T-Shirt Yarn Tote

A quick little post to follow up on what I made from all of those t-shirts that got turned into yarn. It took awhile to cut up so many shirts, but having a big basket of t-shirt yarn balls to play with, sure did inspire me. The yarn is so much fun to work up with a big hook. I’d…

Things For Baby Boys (A Virtual Baby Shower) – Upcycled Cashmere Baby Pants

I’m so excited to be a part of a surprise virtual baby shower for one of my favorite bloggers, Abby Rudakov from things for boys.  She’s been such an inspiration to me and through our blogs, we have formed a sweet little long distance friendship…I’m in California and she lives in Australia.  We’ve always had the feeling that if we…

Crafty Pants

I’ve had the idea to start a crafting group/collective of some type for awhile now.  I am a part of a diverse, talented, thoughtful and oh-so-very wonderful group of mamas here in Napa.  Outside of the commonality we share in motherhood, our interests overlap and intersect on many different levels.  We are quite an amazing group of women (if I…