Extermi…err…crochet?

…or how Skaro’s Secret Army is on the move! Aren’t they adorable? I can safely say that this is my favorite project so far. Knitted with Ice Yarns: even though green is a wool/acrylic blend, and the purple is 100% wool, they work up together just perfectly! The green yarn is only slightly thicker than…

Bye bye Etsy

… or how nothing is a perfect option for everyone. Let’s face it: Etsy’s a magnificent site for all of us creative people, from all walks of interests, and I will never dispute that fact. But likewise, Etsy isn’t ideal for everyone, and there comes a point where you need to just stop, observe and…

Dr. Who inspired fingerless gloves!

As a geek I’m always on the lookout for new awesome crocheting, knitting and sewing patterns. But sometimes, you just want to make your own thing! So that’s exactly what I did! I had created a fingerless glove recipe, inspired by my deep love for Ten and Eleven, from the BBC’s Doctor Who! In case…

Yarn stash on Ravelry or oh I’m so jealous of yours!

There are many threads on Ravelry (bless the creators of that site!) which cause me to drool and my eyes pop out of their sockets. Particularly dangerous for me, envy vise, are threads devoted to sharing yarn stashes. Mmmmmyyyy oh my, the beauty of skeins, hanks and cakes all in the same place. It makes…

Destashing project no.1!

Oook, so the incredibly ugly sock yarn seemed to have redeemed itself in my eyes since I’ve decided that I need to do some destashing to make room for new yarn. So I went ahead and, to keep my mind off some things, started crocheting something that was supposed to be a pencil case but…