When in the big city (Seattle) last weekend I picked up this great book Austentatious crochet. It contains a lot of perhaps unflattering, but fun patterns. On Sunday I started work on the easiest pattern in the book to get a quick start. I don’t have enough of the same yarn on hand to tackle any garments.
This little bag is called, “Letters from Mr. Right”. Apparently fancy ladies would keep precious keepsakes and love letters in a little trifold pouch. I haven’t decorated mine yet, but here’s the finished pouch.
Since I don’t receive love letters, maybe I can use it for coupons or after dinner mints.
Since Easter is just around the corner, and I have an abundance of free time outside of work, I started making some spring gloves. Think I’ll add flowers to these on the wrists- think old lady church hat adornments.
In attempts to save us money, instead of buying groceries this week I made a lot of muffins to eat for breakfast and snacks from things on hand. Recipes adapted from Happy Herbivore which my lovely sister gave me for Christmas!
Still working on ideas for Game of Thrones Craft a Long, so I’ll leave you with this: