Monday, January 30, 2017

2017 5 Day Headband Challenge: Day 1

Today is Day 1 of the 5 Day Headband Challenge by SolĂ©ne Knits.  Today's prompt was to think about some headband inspiration:
So, I searched Pinterest and created a board:
My basic inspiration is braided cables, textured stitch patterns and animal ears.
Should be a fun challenge!

Thursday, January 5, 2017

A Peek in my Art Journal: Drawcember

This past month, I attempted Drawcember, a drawing challenge on Instagram.  I completed about one week of posts and then lost steam.  Here is my progress:

Monday, December 5, 2016

FO: Baby Boy Owl Hat

Pattern:  Baby Owl Hat
Hook: I hook, 5.5mm
Yarn:  Lion Brand Vanna's Choice and Purl Essence Angel Hair
Made for:  My hair stylist's baby boy
Size:  3-6 month
A photo posted by Lisa (@lalocadesigns) on

This hat is my favorite children's hat to crochet.  I only made one modification to the pattern by adding one extra round to the bottom of the hat.
 Isn't it adorable?
 Have you ever tried this pattern?  What did you think?

Thursday, December 1, 2016

A Peek in my Art Journal: Mandalas

I have been really into drawing mandalas recently.

 And my favorite...
What have you been drawing recently?
Do you like to draw mandalas?
Share your work.  I would love to see.