Free pattern: Popcorn Box Cowl #PopcornBoxParty2016

Although I’m fairly introverted in real life, there’s something about virtual parties that I really enjoy! So, when Laura Kelly mentioned she was looking for participants for #PopcornBoxParty2016, the fourth year of the Popcorn Box Blog Hop, I decided to join in. This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by … Read more

Free pattern: Easy Peasy Buttoned I-Cord Bracelet

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you probably know that I have a sizeable button collection. I can’t seem to stop acquiring more, either, so I was looking for a project that was fast to make and could help me cut through my button stash. The post contains affiliate links. At the … Read more

FO Friday: Brooklyn’s Baby Blanket

Way back in February, I learned my cousin had a newborn daughter via Facebook.  Her name is Brooklyn. (Yes, like me, my cousin was born in Brooklyn, but he hasn’t lived there for about 20 years). I decided to make her a baby blanket using some stash yarn.  I started with the motif from Frankie … Read more

Brooklyn Jelly

  This post contains affiliate links. It’s amazing what you find out through Facebook.  For example, I had no idea my cousin’s wife was even pregnant until she posted pictures of her newborn, Brooklyn Sophia. Being of the old fashioned naming sort, I assumed that Brooklyn was an adjective describing Sophia.  (As in “born in … Read more

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