Author Archives: Rachel

IHSW: February 2018

I like working for the state. This was a 3-day weekend! So, I incorporated Monday into my stitch weekend. As it was, my pup had a class on Saturday, and we went shopping Monday for food (finally), plus I had … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah Presents Part 8: Dog-Gone Cute

All the siblings between me and Frank have children. So far, Frank and I are the cool, artsy, jetsetting aunt and uncle. We’re okay with this. Our niece on my side of the family belongs to my older brother and … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah Presents Part 7: Music Blanket

I don’t know why I’m taking so long to post these this year lol. It’s not like I’m on a ship or anything… Anyway My mother and her husband have a shared love of music. Their cakemaker for the wedding … Continue reading

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All my SALs for January 2018

I am very far behind on my SALs. I will be posting both Smalls SAL and WIPocalypse in this post, along with my TUSAL ort “jar.” So, lets start with the progress of my A;tLA piece, which I’m also considering … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah Presents Part 6: A Lion Among Babies

Getting back to the Chrismakkah gifts. There are only a few more left, I swear! I’m not super good at babies. I have a niece on Frank’s side, and a nephew and niece on my side, so we’re in the … Continue reading

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IHSW January: Pussy Hat

International Hermit and Stitch Weekend. The weekend that I meant to set aside to stitch. My A;tLA piece was properly ready and everything. But the Women’s March 2.0 was this weekend! And….we had to deposit-clean the apartment to give it … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah Presents Part 5: Star Wars Blanket

Back to the holiday gifts! One thing I’ve noticed about the holidays, is now that I’m older, and my interests remain mostly constant (I’ll always love Harry Potter or Pokemon, for example), I’ll keep receiving gifts of that nature for … Continue reading

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WIPocalypse 2018: Introduction!

Last year, while I had more time to post because I’m not on ships anymore, I didn’t really participate in any of the SALs that I usually participate in. Part of it was because the first part of the year … Continue reading

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First finish of 2018!

We’re taking a short break from the 2017 Chrismakkah posts to bring you the first finish of 2018! This one was inspired by Q2Q Comics. It’s not the first one I’ve done based on the technical theatre comic strip. Specifically, … Continue reading

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Chrimakkah Presents Part 4: Dog Blanket!

I was not going to go out on Black Friday. And I didn’t. But Saturday, I saw a deal I just COULDN’T pass up: 70% off fleece, and 20% off your whole purchase at Joann Fabrics. So, I dragged Frank … Continue reading

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