Monthly Archive: December 2016

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January 2017!?!?! 

How did that happen!?!?! I can’t even believe I’m debuting an issue that I’ll feature in 2017.  But let’s ignore 2017, because this issue is all about 1967. I asked my husband to select...

Club Games 0

Club Games

Some of the very early Workbasket magazines have a section called “What Clubs are Doing.” I’ve long wondered if the clubs met specifically for Workbasket crafts, or if it meant clubs in general, or…?...

Measuring Life 0

Measuring Life

I’ve been writing this blog for awhile now, in the midst of month three, and there are parts of it I’m really loving. I adore having a project list, something to strive for, sharing...

My favorite gadget for making perfect pom-poms! Affordable, super easy to use and makes amazing poms!-- My Workbasket 0

PomPoms! 

When I started this blog I had a feeling I’d have several projects that needed pompoms (then here it is three months in and not a single pompom required) and I ordered a set...

Read it and Leaf 0

Read it and Leaf

I started another one of the December 1948 projects, the crocheted flowers!  So far I have one leaf, with some errors in it. I have to make a new leaf with a thinner wire,...

November Review 0

November Review

If you’re actually reading these posts in order, no you are not going crazy, yes I did do the November Review and the December Intro backwards. If you’re not reading them in order, and...

December! Intro 0

December! Intro

I can’t believe it is December!!! Halloween was ages ago! So crazy how it all just flew by, but it really is December and I’m ready to belatedly introduce the December issue I’ll be...