Welcome to my site! I’m Haleigh, the dyer and maker behind HalesBee Handmade on Etsy. This little blog is my knitting and crafting diary. I hope you enjoy! Hi Friends!
For almost every vice, it seems there is now a monthly subscription service. Knitting is no exception. For this little knitter, my subscription of choice comes from KnitCrate. And how I love getting a yarny surprise in the mail! I started a KnitCrate monthly subscription back in October. The holidays were coming up and I… Continue reading A Knitter’s Take On KnitCrate
Good day, friends! Welcome to another entry into the diary of HalesBee Handmade happenings. I have been slowly making progress on a couple of WIPs, and have also made a few selfish knitting plans. My man cardigan for the hubby is nearly ready for wear! Knitted in Brava Sport Yarn from Knit Picks in Cobblestone… Continue reading Progress, Plans and Selfish Knits
I count myself lucky to have had a crafty grandma. I may not have had an opportunity to learn her many skills growing up, but I do remember watching her use yarn, thread, beads, and even eggs and cardboard to create amazing things. I like to think that this early exposure to creativity spurred my… Continue reading Tea Towels: Not Just for Grandma Anymore
Well, my favorite hat pattern at the moment! If you are a true crime fan and have not yet listened to the My Favorite Murder Podcast with Georgia Hardstark and Karen Kilgariff, you are seriously missing out. For those not familiar, My Favorite Murder (MFM) is a true crime comedy podcast. How could a true… Continue reading My Favorite Hat Pattern
HalesBee diary entry: February 2, 2018. Groundhog’s Day! Well, the Grand Groundhog himself, Punxutawney Phil, has announced that we have 6 more weeks of winter knitting time. In between Snapchats with my sisters and wondering just how many incarnations Phil have come and gone over the years, I am making plans to clear some old… Continue reading WIP Weekend