Interview with Like IDK Whatever

I had the pleasure of chatting with my amazingly talented friend Igor of Like IDK Whatever about life, creativity, and cats! He produced and edited this super fun video, so I’d love if you gave it a watch!

If you can’t get enough of our antics, Igor also asked me some this or that and would you rather questions in the video below!


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All About Cotton Yarns

Cotton Yarns | All About Cotton Yarn Tiny CurlSo you’ve fallen down the yarny rabbit hole and discovered there is a wide world of yarn just waiting to be squished and snuggled and even smelled (does anyone else do that?!) There are endless yarn options with varying weights and fibers and blends.

When it comes to crocheting amigurumi, my favorite fiber to use is cotton. I love that it’s a natural fiber and can be super duper soft depending on the yarn you use. I’ve gathered all of the cotton yarns I’ve used and written 100% honest reviews for each one…

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My Crochet & Amigurumi Toolkit

My Amigurumi Crochet Toolkit

Every crocheter should have a personal toolkit outfitted with their absolute favorite tools – the can’t-live-without things that make crochet work a breeze. I mainly crochet jewelry and amigurumi and my toolkit reflects that. While this list is likely to change over the years, I am absolutely loving these tools at the moment…

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My 9 Current Go-To Albums

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Don’t get me wrong, I love a well-curated playlist. I’m a Google Play Music girl (formerly Songza, RIP) and love a little “Diva House Anthems” or “You Betta Work: 90’s Runway” playlists. But when I need to get things DONE, I always reach for a full album. Albums are the perfect answer when you just want to put something on and let it ride for at least an hour. I don’t know about you, but with playlists sometimes I get caught up skipping song after song until I enter a vortex and 30 minutes later I’m somehow reading about if Stevie Nicks really is a witch.

Here’s some albums I have on repeat for every occasion…

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On Being a Creative Perfectionist

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Hi world, my name is Kristina and I am a creative perfectionist.

This is an unlucky combination of traits.

My creative side wants to experiment. Get messy. Try new things. Do whatever.

My perfectionist side says NO NO NO. That’s wrong, that’s terrible, and you’ve made a mess

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Tiny Curl Spring Collection for The Handmade Pop-up

Tiny Curl Spring Collection 2017

I am thrilled to be part of the Spring Edition of The Handmade Pop-up from May 1st to 15th! The Handmade Pop-up is an entirely online market featuring handmade goods from artists and makers around the world. The Handmade Pop-up is carefully curated by Maker’s Movement and CYL Collective to create a unique shopping experience for those who value independent businesses and exceptionally handcrafted products. Take a look at the full collection…

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