Thursday, July 17, 2014
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Austin Kleon, so I'm glad I reached out from under my rock and caught this little ray of sunlight, or rather was yanked out by my daughter into the light.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Perth is enduring a very, very cold, windy and wet winter. Perfect for hunkering down and crafting away. Not that I can - I have a day job to go to :)
I am methodically sewing in ends on this crochet throw - nearly finished a year or 6 ago! Also on my crochet granny squares and I'm starting to join them AND working on my V-stitch. The colour burst makes me feel alive at the end and beginning (I'm having a coffee and crochet a few trebles first thing in the morning, sssshhh don't tell my walking buddy who's away in Europe, that I'm shirking my walking duties, but it's far too wet anyhoo, Margaret :)
Colour and crochet make me happy!
Monday, July 07, 2014
I've taught myself a new stitch this past weekend and I am loving it long time!
It is really super easy and progress is super fast - like one of those AGV or TGV fast trains in Europe - this is the Vroom Vroom fast train stitch of crochet. My thoughts whiz around in my head. Dreams chattering wildly to me. It's like sitting on one of those trains. You sit whilst colours and scenery flash by, taking you to a new place, so you're stationery and mobile all at the same time. It's an exciting feeling. I really feel it on trains. Much more so than on aeroplanes.
I'm doing what I always seem to do with my crochet. Totally random colour - just grab the next ball - one colour per row for this throw, so who knows what it will end up looking like. It's a total adventure. :)