Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Crocheting one row at a time...

Its been more than a week...I almost forgot to blog! I'm doing a custom order for a dress, slowly finishing one row at a time, I already finished one ball of thread...and have 6 more to go!
Other than that, there's a bit of a commotion going on at home and the little luxuries that I normally had are now getting rare : (  I already mentioned I lost my computer, now my brother can't repair it yet since he's getting the house repaired. Aside from the electrical problem, the house got infested with termites - his room is on the 2nd floor and when they ripped the ceiling below, the damage was uncovered!
It looked like this (though I got this pic from a website):

Anyways, I sort of manage using my son's computer at the attic, when he's in the office. But what disables me more now is I don't have a car! My old car needs repair (again), and I don't know if it can even make it to the repair shop...

Back to crocheting, I haven't decided on what to design next...I've been playing around with dog amis, just for fun. I might not continue on writing the pattern for the English Bulldog or the Scottish Terrier, since I can easily get back to both of it, having had finished the Dachshund amigurumi pattern. I realize only a few would appreciate having the pattern, but the effort is worth it - I like it a lot myself :)
And in keeping with the holiday season, and as suggested by my friend Tina, I've made a Santa hat and scarf for the Dachshund ami. Here it is:

 The same hat and scarf can also be worn by  my Bulldog ami  :-)


  1. the doggies look so cute.Sorry to know about the house computer and Car mimi, sending you wishes for things to work out well for you soon dear friend.

  2. The doggies are so cute!! Maybe you could sell them on your other site. :D I'm so sorry about your house, computer and car problems. I hope things start to look up soon. <3

  3. Thank you Pearlin and Tina :)
    Seems like I'm starting over again. I did lose some of my photo inspirations, bookmarks and some written patterns, but I'm glad I still have a lot to work on and friends like you who are there!

  4. Hello dear Mimi! I´m so sorry about all the inconvenients at your house and car. I can perfectly imagine how much you miss your computer...
    Tina had a great idea and I love how it turned out. Hey, in Ravelry there are a couple of Scotties fan groups... maybe you should write that pattern also...
    Vik & Molly

  5. Hi Vik, thanks for stopping by! Yes I should write the pattern for the Scottie ami, thanks to Molly's inspiration :)

  6. These are adorable. Very cute.

  7. Great doggie accesories sorry to hear about pc and car.

    Hope all works out well for you at the end of the rainbow.


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