Author Archives: emmiescraftcloset

Fractional Stitches

Though cross stitch is a fun and relaxing hobby for people who stitch, for the designers who create the charts, some times cross stitch is an exercise in frustration. Why? Squares! Whether you’re working on aida, evenweave or linen, you … Continue reading

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Let’s Share The Crafting Excitement!

Do you remember how excited you were when you received a craft kit as a kid?  Did a smile spread across your face?  Did your eyes try to take in every detail of the package and the goodies inside?  Did … Continue reading

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Locker Hooking Corners The Easy Way

If you’re making a locker hooking rug, place mat or other project with finished edges, them I’m sure you’re following the instructions and folding the canvas under on all sides and hooking through all layers at the same time. If … Continue reading

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Vacation Finds

Well folks I’m home from vacation and all rested up (sort of)! As promised in my pre-vacation post, I’ll tell you where I’ve been, but I’m going to do it in an Emmie way – with hints! Ocean Traveling Hotel … Continue reading

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Vacation!!

I tried my very best to get a couple of posts written before I headed off on vacation, but it just wasn’t meant to be.  Between getting all my work commitments done, prepping for kitty care/house sitter and just getting … Continue reading

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Going Overboard

Many friends say I have a major crafting flaw – I prefer to think of it as an obsession Somehow that seems less negative and more adventurous. So, what is this obsession? Because I love crafting and filling my house … Continue reading

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Isaac

I had planned to write an off-topic post, to fill you in on my Ravellenics knitting project that ruled my life for a couple of weeks, but instead a force of nature has temporarily put it on a back burner. … Continue reading

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