Tag Archives: cotton yarn

Totes

Crocheted another of Stephanie Gage’s Seaside Totes. (Made my previous one in 2011!) This took just half a skein (7 ounces) of that cotton I found clearance-priced at Michaels, a couple of months ago. I could hardly wait for the … Continue reading

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Yarn Sales

Three of ’em! The first two were all DH’s idea. No, really, he pretty much insisted that I go! I had told him that I was going to stay faaar away from the Yarn with a Twist’s going-out-of-business sale, as … Continue reading

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#7 thru 10

This spring I found a ball of yellow and green cotton, (I think it’s Bernat Handicrafter ‘Key Lime Pie’.) at the new Sal’s. Considering that particular thrift store’s current yarn pricing of $2.99 for even partial skeins, I felt very … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Burn Some Stash!

Cotton stash, that is. – I’m long overdue to use more of my worsted weight cottons. Back in 2011, I crocheted a few cotton shopping bags. I soon realized that I really prefer  using fabric totes, so I donated these … Continue reading

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Replenishing the Ripple Stash

Thanks to the many generous people who have contributed, my stash of acrylics for charity blankets, seen here freshly reorganized in our attic, is extensive. – I am blessed. – But, as large as my stash may be, with plenty … Continue reading

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Birthday Yarn

I gave myself another break from the yarn fast, really just a continuation of the last break, coming as it did so soon after. But I had such great excuses reasons… it was my Birthday! Plus I had a Buy … Continue reading

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A Wall of Yarn

I face this awesome sight with mixed emotions. On the one hand, I’m excited to have a place, my new craft room, to put two tall bookcases just for yarn. On the other, I’m rather alarmed to know that I … Continue reading

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