My annual Donna-and-Tom-inspired Treat Yo Self Sale starts now! All of my patterns on Ravelry are 50% off, no coupon code needed. Everything here on drawfourdesigns.com is 20% off with code TREATYOSELF. Sale ends on 2/14, so jump on it!
In which I only stab myself once and I needle felted an anglerfish. Read more →
43 books read (Totally pwned last year; my favorite reading moments involved discovering Rainbow Rowell and Patrick Rothfuss.) 56 knitting projects completed! (I actually listed everything as I finished it in the back of my planner instead of trying to remember it all at the end of the year. Very handy. Favorite FOs: the upcoming Rory Cowl, headed to TNNA… Read more →
I (obviously) have a huge case of MCUphilia–I am super in love with the Marvel Cinematic Universe. I made a special trip out of the house today (admittedly unusual on a day off; I really love being at home) to pick up a copy of Avengers: Age of Ultron on its release date. This is how I function. I know… Read more →
Welcome to the second ever Maker’s Monday. Last week I squee’d over sassy cross stitch. Today I’m going to share something with you that I’ve never told you before: I love books. Wait, what do you mean I’ve said that before? Okay, well, I’ve never told you about my longstanding obsession with quotes before. I own at least 5 books… Read more →
Let me tell you a story. It got cold this past winter. Of course it did, I’m in Minnesota. One evening it was so bitterly cold that I put on my most pitiful face and suckered Michael into driving about 45 minutes out of his way to give me a ride home. I didn’t feel guilty then. (I only feel… Read more →
I know, I know: shame on me. I’ve been knitting and sewing and stitch markering up a storm but I’ve been seriously neglecting the writing part of this. New blog schedule, for reals: Maker’s Mondays (this will have something to do with other people’s awesome creations, me trying something new, or bourbon, or all three), WIP Wednesdays (what I’m working… Read more →
28 books read (Half of last year–I am ashamed. Best of the year, though: The Drop by Dennis Lehane. Only read it if you’re willing to believe the worst about everyone.) 47 knits bound off (Down again here but it’s okay. I finally finished a lace project [Haruni in Jade Sapphire Sylph], but my favorite is my Bigger on the… Read more →