When to and When NOT to Anchor Irish Crochet Motifs


On August 30th the daughter of a close friend is getting married and it turns out the brides favorite flower is Lily of the Valley. So, I was inspired to create a wedding hankie….but….

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Amigurumist….it’s an addiction


It all began with this one…..

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Let the Holidays Begin


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At the hospital where I work, there are rules about decorating for the holidays. No real trees; no lights; nothing on the door of the office. However, when I discovered this pattern I figured they couldn’t complain or reprimand me for making a wee tree for each of my co-workers as holiday decor for our personal workstation. Continue reading

Season of Mirth


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I recall reading THE AGE OF INNOCENCE by Edith Wharton and being fascinated by the constant dinner parties to which those with money were invited. Since the1870’s, The Season is still practiced by young fashionables, the monied and those of us who are graced with the luxury of gathering with family and friends. Continue reading

Gifts of Bling


I decided to make myself a gift this week. A gift to wear. A gift that incorporates my performing jewelry and hearts. A gift of bling and restoration!PerformJ

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