New Pattern: Selma’s Shrug

This shrug isn’t new–in fact it barely fits Selma now, I made it when she was four. It was the prototype for my Alpaca Silk shrug, and I’ve just now finally written up the pattern. Made from one skein of

More Reclaimed Sweater Crafting

The result of this project Selma is working on is a top secret gift, but she’s also discovered the usefulness of my thrift store sweaters and is applying her considerable needle felting talents to the secret task. Oh, and after

Handmade Gift: Craft Kits

Julie, over at SkaMama has a great post on creating your own craft kits to give as gifts. Julie teaches a lot of kids’ craft classes and is full of fantastic ideas.

Lara Miller San Francisco Trunk Show

If you’re in San Francisco this Saturday, consider checking out the Lara Miller trunk show at Azalea Boutique. I interviewed Lara for a recent Veg News article on sustainability in fashion. Lara uses exclusively plant materials in her designs and