Monday, January 26, 2009

A whole bunch of stuff...

I've started my Valentine's Day stuff! Hearts and roses... I used this pattern for the heart, only I added a 2 rows, 1 after round 7 and 1 after round 9. For the rose, I used this pattern.
Crocheted Heart and Rose

I started working on this pattern from Goodknits Gracious... mine doesn't look half as good as hers.
Crocheted Slipper
I tried to pick the picture most flattering to my ankle. It still looks swollen and dry!

Octopi Crafts was given an award! Thanks Cotton and Cloud!
Here's the rules:
1) Put the award on your blog
2) Put a link on your blog of the blogger who gave you the award
3) Nominate 5 other bloggers...

Sandy's Space
A great blog about crocheting and life! Sandy also recently started another blog devoted to helping the homeless of Ohio, The Bridge Project.

Kuky Ideas
A hilarious blog written by a stay-at-home mom who is also a graphic designer.

hazeljoy
If you love great photos and inspirational posts, this is the blog for you!

Jenny S. Stitcher and Scribbler
A cute blog about stitching... and scribbling! :] She also has an etsy store: StitcherScribbler

Candied Fabrics
A mom who dyes fabric and makes the cutest bags! She also has an etsy: Candied Fabrics

4) Leave a comment on their blog notifying them (ASAIHT- As soon as I have time! )
5) List 5 things that I'm addicted to

1. Amigurumi
2. Blog Design
3. Knitting
4. Crocheting
5. Food

Thanks again, Kyoko!

I'm making a bag... Here's the fabric I chose. The flowers will be on the outside, the blue will be the liner. What do you think?
Fabric for bag I'm making

P.S. Visit my other blog, Yarn Equals Love!

P.P.S. I'm glad you all like my calculator! :]

13 comments:

  1. make the bag reversible.. pocket on the inside and out in the opposite fabric.. I love it too much to pick!!

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  2. Thank you so much for the award! so sweet of you!
    I love the roses! I've been learning to crochet so might give them a go xo

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  3. Thanks for the award, sweet of you. I'll have to get back in order to do the same thing.

    My brain is in over dry and I need your help on several issues. Sending you an email in yahoo account.

    Hugs, have a great day
    Sandy

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  4. Lovely fabric for a bag, cute calculator too. Jane x

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  5. Look at you! You are a machine pumping out so much cuteness!! Whoever gets those Valentine's treats will be a lucky one! :)

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  6. I can't wait to see that bag. It's going to be cute with that fabric. I really like your calculator too.

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  7. I love the fabric you picked out--it's fantastic. I'm looking forward to seeing the finished bag.

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  8. Stopping in to say hi, hope things calm down a bit for you. I'm learning maybe one new thing aday...even thats taking some doing. lol

    Hugs
    Sandy

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  9. Love the slippers and flowers! Are you going to put the flower on it?
    A really nice fabric you have there! Looking forward to seeing the bag!

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  10. The material for the bag is really cute. can't wait to see the finished product.

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  11. Thanks for saying I'm fabulous! I've posted my addictions! AND I love that flower fabric!!

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I'd love to hear what you think. :)