#heliKAL | a helical knitalong!

With all that is going on in the world right now, it can be difficult to hold onto the things that ground us. Routines, social interaction, creativity… we’re all trying to find a “new normal”. So in this time I’m hosting a casual knitalong that I’m hoping will stir up some joy! I recently castContinue reading “#heliKAL | a helical knitalong!”

Tulle Kitchen Scrubby

Let me tell you about my most used handmade item- the tulle kitchen scrubby. I’ve been using these for YEARS to scrub and wash dirty dishes. Eventually {when I finally realized I’m an adult and allowed to make these decisions}, I completely ditched sponges in lieu of the tulle kitchen scrubby. These could not beContinue reading “Tulle Kitchen Scrubby”

My Knitting Routine- How I get things finished.

Are you a scheduled type of knitter or crocheter or do you cast on projects without abandon? It doesn’t matter what type of crafter you are (in a global sense) until it matters to YOU. So when you’re starting to feel like your WIP pile might merge into a yarn monster and eat your familyContinue reading “My Knitting Routine- How I get things finished.”

How Pattern Designers Get Paid: Ravelry vs. Etsy

So what really happens to your dollar when you purchase a knitting pattern online? How much of it goes to the site host? How much of it gets back to the designer? This week I put out a video on my YouTube Channel called “How Pattern Designers Get Paid: Ravelry vs. Etsy” that answers allContinue reading “How Pattern Designers Get Paid: Ravelry vs. Etsy”

How to Turn Any Charm into a Progress Keeper

I LOVE progress keepers. Especially those incredible handmade polymer clay creations. But you know what I don’t like? Lobster claws. You know those little fasteners on the charms that are too small to clip onto stitches? Maybe it’s just me and my fake nails getting in the way (no, this was an irritation long beforeContinue reading “How to Turn Any Charm into a Progress Keeper”