Welcome to Feelin’ Crafty Yarnworks. I am Mary and I’m a maker and a mom and I’m passionate about all things yarn. I learned to crochet at my mothers knee and I’ve been working to perfect my craft ever since. In the past decade, I took up knitting. I was absolutely intimidated, but with a little perseverance and a lot of frogging, I’m on my way to being able to produce a less than lopsided sweater and elegant lace shawl.
My mom is gone now and I’ve gone through my family members (over and over) with homemade gifts so now I would like to share my passion with you. Yarnworks is more than a hobby – it’s a friend, a counselor, a confidant, and a no-judgement zone.
Learn with me through my Blog. Celebrate my projects in my Gallery. Shop for handmade items and hand dyed yarn in my Etsy shop. Drop me a line if you’d like to see something special. Thank you for joining me.
I’ll admit. I spend way too much time on social media. More time surfing than posting, but I also find a ton of support and inspiration from the great people I’ve met there. Inspiration and support comes from all of the platforms I play in – Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and Facebook (to name a […]
Why am I feeling like your grandma? Well, not literally YOUR grandma, but more like nostalgic for the good ole days. Around Mother’s Day, my youngest asked me what kind of gift I wanted. Feeling guilty for ALWAYS asking for yarn, I thought I’d change it up a bit and request some crochet thread. […]
A look at the Chunky Knit & Crochet Trend The Chunky-er, the Better? This week I’ve been pondering the CHUNK. No, not the chunk in the trunk (though perhaps that could use some thought), but the recent explosion of Chunky Knit & Crochet projects. You know – you’ve seen them – those big knit stitch blankets […]