Talk Like a Pirate Day: Mini Pattern

It’s Talk Like a Pirate Day!  My meetings in the shop got rescheduled and left me with a shift free, so instead of working on the customer requested pattern I have sitting on my desktop I decided to make a mini pattern for ya’ll! As will all sudden patterns done at my work this little… Continue reading Talk Like a Pirate Day: Mini Pattern

Shipwreck: A Monster For Mal

So a break from afghan squares, mostly because my stash of scrap had become mostly from them. While trying to work though this scrap and build up more I decided to make a housewarming gift for a person who is sweet, generous, eats my cooking, and knows how to tell the world piss off I… Continue reading Shipwreck: A Monster For Mal

Monster Afghan – George

Scrap yarn seems to be becoming my thing here… Anyway, quick story. So while tyeing up some scraps at work I happened to be discussing color work with a coworker. We were more or less discussing the way cretin yarns lend themselves to colorwork more then others. I held up the ball of scrappy yarn… Continue reading Monster Afghan – George

Boople Snoot and Danger Noodle

I love snakes.  I don’t have a snake because we are a “We only have room for one reptile!” house and Charmander the Bearded Rage Beast currently fills that spot.  Anyway I enjoy photos of snakes, though I seek them out cautiously or I have to spend a few hours cuddling my rats (yes, I could get… Continue reading Boople Snoot and Danger Noodle

Teto the Scrappy Baby

Happy Mother’s day! This little guy came from a promotion at work.  At the beginning of the week I mentioned we might want to send out a coupon for Mother’s Day.  It ended up growing into something much bigger then that.  Now we’re doing a yarn tasting tea.  But, as I have said, we often… Continue reading Teto the Scrappy Baby