Saturday Greetings Newsletter 86 is here!

Enjoy these crafting articles and tutorials that I have hand-picked especially for you.


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The only supplies you need to make these Snow Sockman are scissors, thread, rice, and a sock.


Open Sleeve Crochet Tunic Pattern

This figure-flattering openwork pattern and split sleeves make this design perfect for today’s fashions.

open sleeve crochet tunic

image by Annie’s


Cross Stitch

I Practice Stitchcraft is a design from Aliton Embroidery that is appropriate at all times.

I Practice Stitchcraft Cross Stitch

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Need to find a gift for your crafting friend?  Knit Picks has a comprehensive Gift Guide.


KnitPicks Gift Guide


Organizing/Planning 🗓

Set a timer for 30 minutes and clean out your kitchen pantry and other food storage areas.


Triple Latte Quilt Pattern

The perfect gift for the coffee lover in your life!  Annie’s adorable exclusive quilt design kitchen set includes a pattern for the wall hanging and potholder.  Techniques also used are fusible applique and embroidery.  Fabric is purchased separately.

Triple Latte Quilt Pattern

image by Annie’s Craft Store



If you are interested in spinning, dyeing with natural dyestuffs, or weaving, you might be interested in this book.

The principles of spindle and spinning wheel spinning are covered, along with home dyeing using natural dyestuffs, and hand weaving with or without a loom.  A number of simple projects, such as a rug, shoulder bag, bed cover, sweater, and mitts to put your newly learned skills to the test

Book on spinning, dyeing, and weaving



Yarn, supplies, books, and magazines are for sale on this site.

The Fiber Closet Club (115 members)

Don’t forget to invite your crafty friends to join our Club and this Newsletter.

The email summary of this Newsletter contains five meals for the upcoming week.  I try to pick healthy low carb/keto meals.  

Comments on articles and ideas in this issue of Saturday Greetings Newsletter 86 are appreciated.

Until next week–

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