Hi folks, I have another piece with shell stitches to share with you today. This one is the Pastel Shell Scarf: I had the yarn in this piece in my stash for quite a while before I figured out what to do with it. I eventually settled on the stitch pattern you see here—it is … Continue reading Available Now: Pastel Shell Scarf
Hi folks, It is a crazy warm day here in Kansas City. We grilled hamburgers outside for lunch. Outside! In February! In Kansas City! Yay! And now, I'm catching up on some fiber posting. I've been so involved in the Annie C Designs side of things lately, that Webster Fiber Arts has been a little … Continue reading Available Now: Lacy Shell Wrap
Hi Folks, The time has come. My little baby bird is ready to leave the nest. My surface pattern designs now have their own home: Annie C Designs. In reality, these two aspects of my creative life probably should have been separate from the beginning. Initially, I was designing for fabric, so the surface pattern … Continue reading Baby Bird Leaves the Nest
Hi Folks, I finished the blanket! Those last couple rounds felt like they took forever, but I really like the final product! My mind is full of ideas on how to use this stitch for shawls and scarves and all sorts of wonderful things! I did deviate from the pattern a little bit in the … Continue reading Blanket Finished!
Hi Folks, Back in August of 2015, I made a blanket for the B. Hooked Crochet Challenge for Warm Up America. It was an awesome black and hot pink blanket that you can see here. B. Hooked has issued a new challenge and I am in! This time around, we are making baby blankets. Here … Continue reading Baby Blanket Crochet Challenge 2017
Hi Folks, How are you doing? Things are good here. I'm in one of those "making things instead of writing about things" grooves right now. One of the things I have been playing with is a new toy I got on Black Friday: a Lap Loom! This Harrisville Designs loom was one of Amazon's lightning … Continue reading My New Toy
Hi Folks, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. Ours was great! My mom was here, as was my brother and his girlfriend. We had good food and good times. Yay! I also got some fabric samples in the mail this weekend. Another yay! With these designs, I tried to create collections, rather … Continue reading New Holiday Fabrics