Come and See – (2) Car Seat Baby Blanket

20180816_162701_resized-crI love yarns that are put-up in “cakes”. The colors are guaranteed to work together, it’s fun to weave instantly off that “one big thing”, it’s exciting to work towards the next color to come, it’s a mystery to the end to know how many hexagons you actually will get in each color. Continue reading Come and See – (2) Car Seat Baby Blanket

Weave & Stitch Along … Giveaway Winners

Drum rolls, please for announcing the following Weave & Stitch Along giveaway winners:

Susan Ober, FB (Schacht Zoom Loom)
tmorneau, Ravelry (TURTLE Loom)
Lynette Bortner Deamer, FB (Lion Brand Bonbons Goodie Bag)

Congratulations! Please contact me to discuss details.

If your name is not on the list … I hope you will remember the fun and productive hours that we had together!

Those of you who where not yet able to finish … please keep posting pictures of your progress.

We gathered over half a thousand pictures on our Pinterest board for this WSALgo look here!

If you have been inspired but didn’t get a chance to participate … start any time! All the information you need is right here.

Please sign our WSAL memory guest book! This will be fun to revisit in a year from now.

Lastly, I’m always looking for suggestions on how to improve. If you have an idea on how we can make this  type of WSAL more fun, please post a comment below or email me at gabi@texasgabi.com.

Thank you, Schacht Spindle Company, for sponsoring this WSAL giveaway with a Zoom loom.

And thank you all y’all who made this summer Weave & Stitch Along GREAT!

Weave & Stitch Along – Charity Project FAQ

FacebookProfileIn Week 5, we started a special project , making little purses for a charity group “Stitches of Love” who provides handmade back-to-school items to needy children in Arizona. A few questions have been asked that may be of general interest, so here’s a special blog for this special project! Continue reading Weave & Stitch Along – Charity Project FAQ

Memorial Day Poppy Flower

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Memorial Day … Remembrance Day … Decoration Day … are names for a holiday that reminds of those who have given their life in wars. There are many traditions that developed along the history of this holiday … one of them is to wear a poppy flower. Continue reading Memorial Day Poppy Flower

1st Anniversary Giveaway … and a Mystery Announcement

Some tell us “Yep, you’re here to stay!” and others warn us “It’s just beginning!” and we feel humble and grateful for our first year of TURTLE hexagon pin looms. Thank you to all who have made this possible and have been with us on this amazing journey. Continue reading 1st Anniversary Giveaway … and a Mystery Announcement

Santa Gnome is Coming to Town …

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all TURTLE Loomers! We’re gearing up and looking forward to an exciting 2018, hope you’ll join us.

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There ain’t no white stuff on the grounds in Central Texas, but them green is good lookin, too!

More information about this adorable gnome, using Berroco Ultra Wool and Berroco Plush, can be found on Ravelry:

TURTLE Hexagon Pin Loom: Santa Gnome

Angels …

When I was thinking about weaving something nature, I thought of weaving a leafy garland, or using little wood twigs for snow man arms, or to weave something with straw (still thinking about that), or weaving something with angelically white feathers … (rabbit trail) … angelic … (rabbit trail) … angels … (rabbit trail) … can I make an angel? Yes! And it’s SO EASY! Continue reading Angels …

Baby’s First Thanksgiving

I get the notion of “Baby’s First Christmas”. However, the first Thanksgiving of each of our children has a very special place in my heart, as this was the first time for many of our relatives to meet our new additions. Continue reading Baby’s First Thanksgiving