Sorry for the total radio-silence here! As you know, I was prepping for Renegade, and then my brain melted for the past two days. I think I’m back, though!!!
Stay tuned for an Etsy shop update with my craft-show leftovers, more video tutorials, our November giveaway, and finally my closet-cleanout with yarn and other craft bits!!!!
If there are particular holiday-themed patterns/tutorials you’d like to see, just holler! I was thinking: turkey drumstick plush, the Christmas Pickle, and maybe a gingerbread-house tissue cozy!
07:11 PM in Blog
Soooo how about that time change!? I forgot how dark it gets now and all the photos I took today were super blurry. OOPS. I finally got this amazing tee from fASHLINdotcom on Etsy. It’s been in my Etsy faves for a while, and I finally went for it. I messaged Ashlin about sizing and found out she is also a really cool chick! Score! In case you were curious about sizing, I’m wearing a large (almost thought I had to get an XL cuz sometimes the cute tees for the girls are tiny!). I usually buy larges in juniors or American Apparel because I don’t like my armpits to feel squished, but I actually could have probably gotten this tee in a medium. Better slightly too big than slightly too small, that’s my (not very clever or interesting) motto!
05:04 PM in Blog
We’re back from Hello Kitty Con, and I will blog about that as soon as my buddy gives me all her photos (oh! I have them now, but I need to sort through!), but I wanted all you guys in the Bay Area to remember to come visit my booth at Renegade Craft Fair this weekend!! It’s at Fort Mason on Saturday and Sunday, 11am – 6pm. I’m at booth #147 right next to my trusty booth-neighbor Quiet Tiger in #148. I’ll have tons of stuff to get you ready for the holidays! See you there!
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06:20 PM in Blog
Yummy You! now has superjuicy Turkey Hats, fresh out of the roasting pan, and at a special holiday price! Dress to impress! Be the hostess with the roastest!
10:03 AM in Blog, Yummy You News
Hello Kitty Con 2014 is here! I am in LA, meeting up with my friend Candace from Super Good For You to check out the con for the first two days. I really didn’t have time to plan an outfit or make anything super interesting to wear, but I figured I’d whip up some cute shoe clips for my boots!
I wanted them to be kinda square but kinda puffy, too, so that’s how I decided to work in joined rounds to make more of a 3d bow! The joined rnds with the turn in direction also help keep that seam in check. I was going to put a little stuffing in them to make them poofier, BUT, I totally just plain FORGOT, and I just went with it because I had to go to sleep to wake up for my plane.
If you are not really into the whole shoe-bow thang, you can always use this in your hair, or strung as a cool statement necklace, or as an embellishment to your sweater, dress, purse, or murse! I have yet to walk in the bows, so I’ll see if they are too big and if they just fly off my boots!
(Sorry for the really crappy photos!!!!! I’ll try to take better ones at home!)