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Made by Hand Brand Update

If you visit Made by Hand often, or follow me on social media, you may have noticed some minor changes to the look of the brand last week. I decided recently to update some of the branding assets in preparation for some really cool new projects. I’m still utilizing the same two logo marks: the […]

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Crochet · Summaries

2019 Square a Day – March

March’s Squares Not gonna lie, I kind of lost steam during this month. I fell behind really hard and had to spend the last few days of the month playing catch up. But here it is, March, the third month of the year and its pretty little squares. I’m definitely liking the direction of having […]

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Articles

Yes, You Do Suck at Your New Hobby—and That’s Okay

I recently starting learning about hand embroidery. I’m trying to expand my fiber arts repertoire so that I can explore more ways to make the kinds of clothing I want to make for myself. Embroidery seemed like a good skill to add since it can be used to transform would-be plain garments into something a […]

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Crochet · Summaries

2019 Square a Day – February

February’s Squares Month #2 for my 2019 square-a-day project complete! Like I mentioned in the post for January, I decided the majority of this blanket will be the cream/ecru color. I was still using up some stash yarn for this month, so I had a good bit of colors left. I’ve been restocking every time […]

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Knitting · Reviews

Mellow V: My Dream Sweater (& Why I’m Frogging It)

Way back in 2013(ish), when I was still just a crocheter, I was casually scrolling through Ravelry when I came across a sweater pattern that I fell head over heels for. It had complex lacework down the sleeves and a shaped body. It was gorgeous. It was at that moment I finally decided it was […]

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