Inspiration #14 – Cabled Blanket

A crochet technique that I have always been fascinated by is the process of cabling! I think it provides such an interesting appearance, and with the whole “crochet-that-looks-like-knitting” trend going on, cabling fits right in. I’ve also been itching to make a blanket lately since winter always makes me want to cozy up under a warm throw, so all these factors came together in this project.

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Inspiration #9 – ID Holder

I’m not sure about you, but 90% of the contents of my wallet never get used. There are gift cards for stores I rarely frequent, membership cards for stores I’ve been to once, and stamp cards for a variety of bubble tea places. Unfortunately, I’m also a girl who doesn’t like to carry a purse very often. This means that when I’m leaving the house, I’m clutching not only my keys, but a very large wallet that doesn’t fit into my pockets. I’m always on the lookout for a more convenient alternative, and I think I’ve finally found it! I decided to crochet a mini wallet, big enough for an ID and a debit card, and I’m so excited to share it with you!

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#24 – Ripple Blanket

I don’t know about you guys, but I grew up thousands of kilometres away from most of my grandparents. Whenever I heard stories about friends who grew up baking with their grandmothers, or fishing with their grandfathers, I always felt a small tinge of jealousy that I had never experienced these things. However, I count myself extremely lucky that in these last two weeks, I had the chance to spend some time with my grandmother in Hong Kong! I made her this beautiful ripple blanket during my time there as a good-bye gift, and I’m hoping that this way she’ll have a piece of me even though I’m so far away.

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