Irish Crochet Venetian Lace Snowflake Ornament Pattern


Here’s my gift to you this year.

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Irish Crochet Snowflake Garland


 

On December 1, my 94 year old mother wants to use her beautiful dishes and other tea accruements one more time. She asked for my help with guest invitations, menu and table setting.

There is a deli near her home from where she plans to order tea sandwiches. I make delicious scones, so she definitely wants those, but she also wants a “little something for a favor. What should it be?”  Continue reading

Crochet I-cord Spiral Flower Necklace


Christmas in July

Only FIVE months to Christmas!

When one creates a dozen handmade Christmas gifts for friends, one begins in July! Continue reading

Sign-n-Date


Sign-n-date

In 1970, my godmother offered two bits of wise advice, “Never give something handmade to someone who does not make things….they will never appreciate it!” and…. Continue reading