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FO Friday: Chubby Sheep revealed

Yay, I can finally share the secret project I was working on because the pattern has been published!  (You can check out my free Chubby Sheep pattern here.) I’ve mentioned before that I’ve been collaborating with Galler Yarns, a family-run yarn importer in Monroe, New York.  I was asked to design some toys using Flore …

Free Pattern: Chubby Sheep

I’m excited to share my first free pattern on the blog, Chubby Sheep. This is one of the super secret projects I’ve been working on, in collaboration with Galler Yarns. I made this using Flore II, an awesome blend of kid mohair, wool, and nylon.  The kid mohair really makes the difference in the final …

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Handmade Gifts to Make

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Thanksgiving! In the U.S., the day after Thanksgiving (Black Friday) signifies the official start of the holiday shopping season.  In the spirit of keeping the holidays a little more handmade and small business and a little less mass produced and corporate, I’m sharing several holiday gift guides today. Handmade …