Archive For September, 2011

Crochet aspen leaves :: a tutorial

By | September 28, 2011

It’s autumn!  Up here in the mountains, the leaves are already starting to turn and it’s cooler every day. Okay, I’m lying.  There’s been near record-breaking heat and it feels just like summer.  But the leaves really are quite pretty this time of year.         In honor of my second favorite season, […]

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You’re brewing what?

By | September 16, 2011

There’s something new and certainly *different* fermenting in Coal Creek Brewery tonight. Is it beer? No way.Mead? Nay, sir.Wine, then? Well, you’re getting closer… That’s right, friends… We’re brewing margarita flavored wine Zima! Disclaimer: This is not real Zima. Zima was a malt beverage produced by Coors but they stopped making it a while ago. […]

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I heart Colorado

By | September 16, 2011

I really love my state. Just dreamed up this logo, but expect to see it again soon…I think I need a new hat!

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Phobia blanket

By | September 16, 2011

Back in 2009, in a yarn-filled flurry of a two-week period, I crocheted this “phobia blanket” as an entry in Threadknits, a knitting and crocheting contest sponsored by Threadless, everyone’s favorite source for snarky and sassy t-shirts.  The object of the contest was simple: choose a Threadless t-shirt design, and knit or crochet a tribute […]

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