Yarn planet

Sometimes yarn looks so much better in skeins than in a finished product. Well, in my case that’s probably due to a poorly chosen pattern. There was a scarf made with variegated yarn, and it was mostly sitting on a shelf. So I frogged the scarf and tried to crochet what was supposed to be […]

Bernard’s new business venture

Bernard has ventured into the world of start-ups. He thinks so, anyhow. I told him that hatching an egg in some sort of an incubator and trying to sell the chicken wouldn’t make it a business incubator (e.g. like those). He wouldn’t listen to me. I think I will have to keep him away from […]

Vintage crochet doily

At last! I followed a crochet pattern. I couldn’t do it before: all those rows of “sc, dc, ch, lp, sp” bored me too much. Somehow it was much easier to improvise. So I gathered enough will power to get past the boredom of patterns. This vintage doily is the result. I knew it was […]

Bernard is back

Bernard is back from his vacation. He used lots of sunscreen, so there’s very little sun tanning. The first thing he asked about was my blog. Oh no, I thought. My blog is, you know, somewhat abandoned. But see, Bernard, I have a new yarn and can make a great scarf for you. How lucky. […]