This Week in HaldeCraft

I meant, last week, to discuss the difference between renewing and relisting. When I say I’ve “renewed” an item, what I mean is that even though it hasn’t sold, it’s been up for the four months that Etsy will keep it up when you originally list the item. When you …

Join us for lunch?

We’ve had lunch at Chopstix the last two days – Saturday I forgot my camera, and regretted it when we saw an alligator sunning himself (herself? They always seem like boys to me…). Sunday I remembered, and was rewarded! Have I mentioned how much I love the zoom on my …

This Week in HaldeCraft

I wasn’t planning on doing too much work this week, in lieu of being there for family while Uncle Joe was in the hospital; but I did get a few things uploaded and re-listed. Clicking on the link below will take you to the Etsy page. 1. Pumpkin Spice mug …

Uncle Joe Update

Most of you remember September of 2009. We are finally wrapping that saga up with the reversal of Uncle Joe’s ileostomy – he had surgery on Thursday and everything seems to be going well. Mostly copied and pasted from my Facebook page, for the benefit of the three of you …

Rebuilding

Long time blog readers will remember how the lone wooden house on our block (every other house is cinderblock) burned down in October of 2009. The woman woke to sounds of popping glass, realized what was happening, got her grandchildren – who she was watching for the night as her …

This Week in HaldeCraft

Good mix this week of  new and restocks. Clicking on the link will take you to the Etsy page! 1. Sunflower – originally from my Little House/literary soap club, I have a few extras so am listing them. Mmmm, sunflowers! 2. Set of two Love mugs – Mod! Groovy! Pink! …

Build me up, Buttercup

Yarn: Classic Elite Classic Silk, which I love, love, love! A little dry while working with it but fucking butter soft after washing. Pattern:  Buttercup by Heidi Kirrmaier Notes:  The problems I had with this were many, and they were all me — this is a hella easy pattern and …

This week in HaldeCraft

Clicking the big picture will take you to Flickr; smaller numbered links will take you to the Etsy page. 1. Celtic Knot – scented in Sandalwood vanilla. 2. Fresh Baked Brain soap (looks like brains! smells like fresh baked bread! doubly delicious!) 3. Acorn birdfeeder – marked down from what …