Category Archives: Craft Junkie

Craft Junkie: Magnus the Mouse

Magnus hanging out with Nancy Drew! Often I feel like Alice in Wonderland… as I fall down the crafting rabbit hole. It’s so hard to see something… and just say “oh that’s pretty” and move on. Nope not me… I’m … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Finishing up my WIP’s

Anyone who crafts… knits… and has a hoard stash of supplies… knows that you’ll have several WIP’s (work in progress) laying around. How many times have you searched for certain yarn… or a knitting needle called for in the knitting … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: EPP Scottie Dogs

Easter “EPP” Scottie dogs If you’ve never heard of EPP… don’t feel bad, as I had to google it myself when I first heard it mentioned. EPP stands for English Paper Piecing and it’s used in hand sewing with paper … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Sweater Pumpkins

Who knew Pumpkins grew from sweaters? Last year my daughter sent me a photo of pumpkins she saw that were made from sweaters… she knew it would “sucker” me in… to create them. She was right! So off to youtube … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: 2020… Mini Knitted Dolls

My Mini’s All waiting to be finished and head to their homes! Last year one of my blog followers posted a photo to me of these mini dolls… they looked like nurses wearing masks… and called Nurse Mates. I thought … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Quilted Christmas Balls

Let’s make Quilted Christmas Balls While visiting friends in Georgia a few years ago, I admired a basket of quilted Christmas balls in her living room… and was offered one. I was thrilled! She said that she always keeps a … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: 2020… The Year of Sewing Masks

Sewing Masks… What I Had to Do! I haven’t sewn in awhile since learning how to knit socks, but I quickly became obsessed. In as 2020 began on a bad note… and sent us all spiraling into a pandemic with … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Birthday Doll Beds

This craft project wasn’t my original idea… it came about from a call from my son-in-law. He had been shopping with the girls and Gracie had wanted a doll bed for “Baby” she saw, but unfortunately the shelf was empty. … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: 2019 Christmas Mitten Ornaments

Craft Junkie 2019 Christmas Mitten Ornaments Every year I make new ornaments… either felt, but often they have been knitted lately. I first saw these mittens written with numbers on them as Advent Mittens…  and first wanted to make all … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Knitting FAAT Socks

Craft Junkie: Knitting FAAT Socks (FAAT…. Four (socks) at a Time) Is your first question… why would you do that… or even want to? Well, anyone that really knows me, knows I like to challenge myself, even if it makes … Continue reading

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