Crochet · Knitting & Yarn

What’s on my needles | My Self Imposed Yarn Embargo and UFOS

At the beginning of this year I made a vow to not buy any yarn for at least the first six months of 2017. I just heard the collective gasp from all you knitters and crocheters out there...simmer down! Before you call the padded wagon for me I have a very good reason. I really… Continue reading What’s on my needles | My Self Imposed Yarn Embargo and UFOS

Crafty · Crochet · Sisters, Paper, Scissors

Sisters Paper Scissors | Fun Summer Crochet Tote Bag

And we are back! Summer is just around the corner and with that comes days at the beach and trips to the farmers market and this month's project is just perfect for that. We decided to show case our love for fiber by making this colorful crocheted tote bag from Amy at The Stitchin Mommy. The… Continue reading Sisters Paper Scissors | Fun Summer Crochet Tote Bag

Sewing · Sisters vs Pinterest · Sisters, Paper, Scissors

Sisters Paper Scissors | Pinterest Inspired T-Shirt Tote Bags

This month we go back to our Pinterest boards to make t-shirt tote bags as inspired by this pin from the mommypotamus blog. It is a great way to upcycle old t-shirts. Here's my approach for making these. I used pinking shears to cut off the sleeves and the neck. The shape for the neck… Continue reading Sisters Paper Scissors | Pinterest Inspired T-Shirt Tote Bags

Crochet · Sisters vs Pinterest

Sisters Take on Pinterest – Wrapped Crochet Bracelets

And we are back! Hope you did not miss us too much in October. This month's project was super easy and took me less than an hour to make a few of these adorable wrapped crochet bracelets from One Dog Woof. I used prima cotton, silk, and cotton metallic yarn that I had in my… Continue reading Sisters Take on Pinterest – Wrapped Crochet Bracelets

Sewing · Sisters vs Pinterest

Sisters Take on Pinterest | Embroidered Animal Doorstop

Francine chose our project this month and I have to say I was very excited.  I have been meaning to make a door stopper for a while now so this was just the push that I needed. The original idea for the Embroidered Animal Doorstop is from the blog Super + Super This is what… Continue reading Sisters Take on Pinterest | Embroidered Animal Doorstop

Holidays · Knitting & Yarn

2013 Holiday Crafting in Review – Knitting and Crochet

Now that the holidays are over and life is settling back to its normal pace I can share some of what I accomplished over the season. I was determined this year to give as many handmade gifts as I could and think I was pretty successful in my endeavor. Toys of course for my cutie… Continue reading 2013 Holiday Crafting in Review – Knitting and Crochet