Monday, February 6, 2012

Crochet, Crotch-it?

Where in the heck-n-heck have you been, Jules Mae? That's a good question. I'm still here. I'm still creating. I'm still trying to move my family to another province.  Lately I've been devoting a lot of energy to my other passion: design and illustration.

And guess what?  I'm teaching myself how to crochet.  My kids call it crotch-it, and I'm inclined to like the sounds of that better.  Silly is good.   I found this how-to guide at the thrift store and I decided it was time.
I'm learning to knit, too, but I think crocheting is more fun.


This is my third hat. It's got a bit of a vintage flair, like a cloche.



Moo moos are still coming!  Seriously. You will be so excited when they do, I know. Thanks for waiting with baited breath.

xo
Jules Mae

4 comments:

  1. Love it!
    Learning to 'crotch-it' and knit is on my list of things to do.
    Good to see you back in blog land!

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    1. Thanks Stephanie! I'm aiming to post here more often. Sometimes it's hard to keep up with the blogs AND all of the creating (oh and parenting can throw a hitch in everything :)).

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  2. YAY! So nice to see you again.... i say 'crotch-it' too hehehe.... have been tossing the idea around of learning it one day myself :) Love the hat!!

    You know I totally relate to fluctuating creative focuses - it's not easy being so darn talented eh? ;) Glad to see you again, looking forward to seeing your recent creations :)

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    1. Hey! Thanks for commenting :) So many creative directions, so little time. I know you can relate. Crotch-it-ing is pretty great if you like to both zone out in front of a show AND create something simultaneously.

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