My Boteh Scarf

My Boteh Scarf

This scarf has spentĀ a long time in the “finished but need to block” pile. I have a few of those. I have now gotten over my fear of blocking – wetting and pinning out a finished crochet/knitted piece to give it better form. All of the thoughts run...
Crochet Dinosaurs

Crochet Dinosaurs

These gorgeous crochet dinosaurs are finally being added to our madeit store, yay. I’ve been making them for a while but they keep getting put on the back burner for other projects. You can never have too many projects on the go ;-). More to come. All of the...
Crochet Elephant

Crochet Elephant

Making his way into our Madeit store. share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in...
Costing crocheted items

Costing crocheted items

Something we have to deal with when selling handmade items is how much to sell each item for. It is a very difficult task, especially if its an OOAK (one of a kind) item. There are plenty of formulas that can be found on the net to cost handmade, but those formulas...
New Cowl’s

New Cowl’s

Purple Chunky Cowl, a photo by MandyMade on Flickr. Winter has been so cold this year so I’ve made up some Crocheted Chunky Cowl’s for our online store. The hardest part will be letting them go, I want to keep them all. How are you keeping warm this...
Playing

Playing

It’s school holidays here and in true school holiday style we have all come down with colds. So there is plenty of movie watching and Lego making going on. For me it’s a chance to sit down and try some crochet I’ve been wanting to do for ages. Sewing...