Easy Pom Pom Holiday Wreath

This month at work we had a contest to see who could do the best work space decorations – by department or individual. My team and I had a brainstorming session over a pad thai lunch and thought of ways to liven up the office. We got excited and soon decided to go with a […]

Crochet Stegosaurus Cube - Pops de Milk

Stuart the Crochet Stegosaurus

In our home, at the height of summer, when it gets really hot and the house plants flourish, I sometimes see a strange creature rummaging through the basil, or chewing on the stems of our English Ivy. It’s hard to make out what exactly┬áit is because it moves so fast, but if I didn’t know […]

Super Quick DIY Yarn Holder - Pops de Milk

Super Quick DIY Yarn Holder

Picture it: you’re working on a project with a small ball of yarn, maybe that’s how big the ball was when you bought it or maybe it’s the last remains of a larger skein. Anyway, you’re working away and each time you pull on the yarn it rolls off your lap or couch and ends […]

Tea Dyed Crochet Mandala – An Experiment

After making a mandala with this pattern from Rescued Paw, I felt inspired to crochet more mandalas. Mandalas are great for mental relaxation and have a meditative quality about them, perfect for mindless crochet. Using white cotton yarn, I started making a small mandala and then another and so far I have made four. I’m […]