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First Snow Fingerless Mitts and Equinox Cowl

I recently finished a batch of my Equinox Cowls and First Snow Fingerless Mitts for PacaNaturals, so this morning I snapped some quick pictures for posterity.

Four colors of Equinox CowlWe had a cute snowstorm last night that sprinkled happy snowflakes on the ground, fitting for taking pictures of the fingerless mittens so aptly named First Snow.

First Snow Fingerless MittsAs I was taking these shots I noticed little snowflakes landing on the darker mittens.

Dark Brown First Snow Fingerless MittsSure, we have all seen pictures of what unique snowflakes look like up close, but I could not help but imagine what snowflakes with their own unique personalities would look like. When I imagine a happy snowflake, it looks something like this:

Up close view of a snowflake

Super stoked to be a snowflake.

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Bumble Berry Cabled Cowl Angle View
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Bumble Berry Cabled Cowl

In all of the engagement excitement I forgot to post about my recent finished project! Oh the horror! To make amends, here are some pictures of the cushy Bumble Berry Cabled Cowl, fresh off my needles. Sort of.

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Upcycled Wool Sweater Tissue Pouches
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Obstacle Course

I tend to leave projects all over the house, in various states of progress.

Upcycled Wool Sweater Pouches

Dining room floors are super convenient for drying newly felted wool.

This is what happens when a lamb’s wool sweater pays a visit to the washing machine and dryer. It’s fine. No, really. I was never a fan of beige turtlenecks anyway. ::sob::

Upcycled Wool Sweater Tissue Pouches

I stepped on the project at least twice before deciding it was time to move it.

Upcycled Sweater PouchesTo the living room floor instead. Upcycled Sweater Pouch 2I’ve got big plans to move them into the finished pile sometime in the next year. Progress takes time. Don’t want to pull a muscle or anything.

Is this a thing? Do other people slowly migrate unfinished projects around the house? This must be a thing. Please tell me this is a thing.

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Be Different

I love noticing things around me that normally go unseen. This morning it was this arrangement of freshly made headbands…

Crochet adjustable headbands

One of these things is not like the other.

…that reminded me of this cute card that I received earlier this year.

Don't be afraid to be different

Wise words from a young kid.

Where do you find inspiration?