I don't know whether I was scrolling through Instagram or exploring Etsy, but whichever it is, I came across some hand carved crochet hooks. Not hand turned, hand carved. From sticks and twigs. They looked awesome! So unique and different, but also very pretty and rustic. I could've just bought one of these beautiful hand… Continue reading I made my own crochet hooks!
So we're doing something a bit different today here... I'm going to share with you some stuff I recently bought! I've never really done this kind of blog post before, so please be kind 🙂 Last week was my birthday. Yay! I received some money to buy my own present (I don't like surprises/unexpected stuff,… Continue reading Collective Haul – Organic, Natural Products!
Hand-dyed yarns has recently exploded into the yarn world lately. They're look so beautiful and no two yarns will be the same. There are tons and tons of tutorials on how to dye yarns at home, from using Kool-Aid (which we sadly do not have here in NZ), to professional acid dyes, to natural dyes.… Continue reading Dyeing Yarn with Permanent Markers!
Hello blogging world! It's been a while! Well, you know how it is with a newborn... Sleep becomes more of a priority! Well, anyways, about a month ago I saw a post on Facebook from Briar Patch. They were having 50% off their entire stock because they are unable to sell their freshly shorn wool… Continue reading Crochet Crop Top Sweater with Briar Patch’s Cream Merino Yarn
My dream of having a little girl has come true! Now I have my own little doll that I can dress up in the clothes I've made for her! Well, almost... My daughter is quite small. Below average but healthy (which is all that matters really for parents) 🙂 So the dresses I've made for… Continue reading Crochet Children’s Yoke in Any Size!
I'm back from my self-imposed maternity break! For those of you wondering, both baby and I are doing fine. The baby is healthy and she sleeps really well! Which is the reason why I'm able to still crochet and post a new tutorial after only 3 weeks of giving birth. Anyways, about a month or… Continue reading Guide to Crochet Heart Top in Any Size!
Marie Rayma did it again! She came up with another brilliant, yet easy recipe that I just had to try right away! If you don't know what I'm talking about, then let me introduce you to Marie, the creator of the blog Humblebee and Me and author of Make It Up. Go on and check… Continue reading Liquid Gloss Lipstick Hybrid?
I must admit that for a wee while now, I've always wanted to crochet a footwear with actual soles on them. I just don't know how to. Luckily, Jess from Make and Do Crew came up with a brilliant idea! Why not use flip flop soles??? (Or jandals, as we call them here in New Zealand).… Continue reading My Collection of Crochet Footwear with Flip Flop Soles
When I was giving birth to JJ, I was told by the doctor to take off all my jewelries. I was going into the operating theater and they couldn't have any metal on me. Subsequently, I choose to not put any earrings on while JJ was a baby, since I was afraid he'd pull on… Continue reading Crochet Magnetic Earrings!
This will probably be my last post on homemade makeup for a while. Like I said in my last blog post, I am finished making homemade makeup. I have everything I need . Currently I am just using up my concealers. Once I've finished them, then I will probably try to make some concealer. But… Continue reading Updated Homemade Lipstick Collection