Denim Wine Bag

Friends are Like a Favorite Pair of Jeans Original Post January 16, 2016 “Friends” at work are very important to us. During this past year, many people have asked me what the most difficult thing has been to replace now that I’m no longer working for a large company. My answer has consistently been, “The people.” You…

Flat-Bottom Rug Basket

I’ve just reorganized by craft room, which is actually named “Studio Sydney.” I craft, paint, crochet, sew, do floral design, and more — whatever I’m in the mood to do. As my mother used to say, “Jack of all trades; master of none.” My husband and I have a four-bedroom home, but we’re alone —…

Chunky Blankets

Excerpts from a poem by Ann Marie Forest: A gift from the heart, so very rare,this blanket, made, with love and care; Crocheted by hand, each and every stitch,to keep you warm, cold nights like this. Don’t ever change, be who you are;Know that for me, you’re a shining star; Somewhere up there to guide…