And the winner is…..

Hellllloooo. Happy Friday. And blapp hirthday gremma to my wonderful husboo. That’s how I say happy birthday. Alright let’s get down to bit-nis. In ever knew how hard a giveaway would be…on my heart. I want to send each person who took the time to enter something. I mean y’all took time out of your … Continue reading

Crochet…A Tiny Cactus

Part two of “Crochet Week” here is gonna be a cute wittle cactus pattern. It probably contains errors, it may not make a cactus, although I’m fairly certain that it does. I tried it, a few times. Well enough dilly dallying, lets whip up some cacti. I used SugarnCream yarn and a size F crochet … Continue reading

Crochet… Some Elements of Structural Crochet

HEAR YE HEAR YE. I do by declare it CROCHET WEEK! This whole week will be dedicated to my newest crafty endeavor, crochet. I can already reasonably knit but I wanted to add crochet to my resume. This is a great starter, educational, and explanatory project. So, I was over on pinterest the other day … Continue reading

Record Store Sunday… The Shirelles: Greatest Hits

So! I’d like to introduce a new feature… RECORD STORE SUNDAY. wherein which I’ll be headin to the local record store and picking something out as a suggestion to y’all. I have two stores within walking distance now and my husband I keep saying “we need more records” so more records it is. Attention: EVERYONE … Continue reading

The Very First Velvet Bow Giveaway!!!!

Hey everyone!!!! You totally read that right! I’m doing a giveaway!!!! Whooohooo free stuff, right? Honestly I’d like to give each and every one of y’all a present, but until I’m Oprah that’s a stretch. So one lucky reader will receive a handmade ring designed and in fact handmade by yours truly. It has a … Continue reading

DIY… Plant Hanger

For my anniversary, my husband got me a bunch of plants just like I asked. He’s so good. Not only plants, did he get me, but he got me some nice chunky yarn to macrame up some plant hangers with! My Man! I tell you what. So here’s how I made a plant hanger… You’ll … Continue reading

DIY… Cohesive Kitsch

Hello! Hows it going? I feel like I start every post with something “how are you” esque and I’d like to make it a goal to add some range to my introductions, next time. Anyways, apparently my new Twitter account for this blog “was compromised” and my husband received spam. What is that? Compromised? How? … Continue reading

DIY… Star Sign Embroidery

Let me ask you a question, how often do you just look up and take in the stars? I’m usually in bed knitting by 7, asleep by 10, so the answer for me is that it “ardly hever appens”. But I did just get some newfangled fancy telephone app that lets me do it from … Continue reading

DIY… French Triangle Mani

HEY LADIEEEES! We don’t dote enough on ourselves. I’m sorry but it is true. you need a good bubble bath and so do I. Thats a fact right there. I’m real bad about this, especially mani pedi areas. I have never actually had a pedicure, which some friends find to be ludicrous (well you pay … Continue reading

Yummies…DIY Donuts!

Good Morning my dears! Did everyone watch Arrested Development?!?!?!?!? I did. I’m going to watch it all again before I make a real opinion but I will say there was much laughter and enjoyment. And I may or may not have a call for maritime law. I’ll tell you what I definitely have a call … Continue reading