Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox for winning the World Series at home in Fenway Park! Baseball is a great American sport. I have wonderful memories of watching games on TV with my dad and going to several Yankees and Mets games in NY with him. When I moved to New England, I started to root for the Red Sox, Patriots and Celtics along with my husband who has been a lifelong New England fan. It has been fun[Read more]
I love yarn so I decided to celebrate by installing some new yarn graffiti overlooking a beautiful river over which I often ride my bike. (see photo to the right) I made it in these colors as a tribute to the military men and women who serve, sacrifice and give their lives to protect our freedom. How are you going to celebrate?
CONNEMARA BEAUTY Photo by Doris Chan – www.dorischancrochet.com Here is my newest Celtic Knot design. I entered it in the annual CGOA (Crochet Guild of America)’s Design Competition in the Fashion Category. It won second place! I was thrilled to hear this news from my crochet designer friends who were attending the Knit and Crochet Show in NC last weekend. A list of all the winners and photos of all of the entries can be found on Doris Chan’s[Read more]
Fall is in full swing here in New England and it’s time for the traditional and fun state fairs. My daughters and I created a crocheted coral reef for a school project last spring after studying coral reefs and the creatures in them. We had a great time experimenting with various yarns and stitches. For this year’s Deerfield Fair we added some new projects made out of paper and fabric. We were thrilled to see a blue ribbon hanging[Read more]