Archive for the ‘culture’ Category

Aren’t some crafty women just absolutely amazing? (No offense all you crafty men!) But yesterday I was procrastinating working on my sister’s turtle girl and thought I’d take a look at some blogs in my blogroll, and pretty much went to mollychicken’s and never left. Gawd, sometimes I wish I were British, she’s hilarious, and […]


El Ciclón Panzón luchador amigurumi face 6.1.2007, originally uploaded by *mia*. So I’ve finished up the face on this little guy, I’m a lot more pleased how this one came out than the first luchador, I may end up altering the pattern so that the first one resembles this one a bit more, though I […]


I just got back from a weekend away and in my email box was an invitation to join Ravelry.  I’d been pretty excited about joining since reading about it in Kim Werker’s crochetme blog, and I had jumped onto the waiting list as soon as I finished reading their intro page.  I’m finding it to […]


So I’m interested in learning every type of needle art, some more than others but embroidery has been on my mind lately, and then just today I found this really neat crafter/embroiderer named Flor via Flickr. with french knots, originally uploaded by floresita.   As you’ve probably guessed I’m a Latina myself and I’m not […]