Time keeps slipping into the future

It seems like each time I sit down and begin writing a new post, something goes haywire in life, or a new event comes up, or we have to travel for a reason. I haven’t finished any of them and by this point they are all pretty much, well, out of date. If you’ve been … Continue reading Time keeps slipping into the future

Introducing the LPB Dog Bandana Line!

Yep, you guessed it. The new line of LPB dog bandanas have arrived. About one month ago I let the teaser out on Instagram that something new was brewing in the shop. I'm excited that the first batch of examples have been completed and are now available for order. I had been thinking of doing … Continue reading Introducing the LPB Dog Bandana Line!

Holiday Craziness

It's that time of the year. Yes, zipping around from store to store, doing last-minute errands, getting gifts shipped out and trying to keep warm at the same time. It's been surprisingly cold here, I had to break out the hats and jackets. Brrrr. I've also been very busy at the shop. Lots of new … Continue reading Holiday Craziness

Crochet on a budget: 7 tips from the great depression

Learning how to do a needlecraft is always a new and exciting adventure. However, what comes with that adventure sometimes can be pricey. I always tell beginning crocheters/knitters to follow the steps of frugality learned from our grandparents and great-grandparents during the great depression. Crocheting and knitting should be fun and enjoyable. It should not … Continue reading Crochet on a budget: 7 tips from the great depression

Wimberley Market Days Adventure

Yesterday we were extremely busy here at LPB. Up at 4:30am, out the door and down the road to our destination by 6:00am. On a Saturday no less. We were headed to Wimberley Market Days. For those of you not living in the Austin-San Antonio, Texas area, you’re going to wish you did. The small … Continue reading Wimberley Market Days Adventure

Labor Day Sale!

Yes indeed, it's that time of the year!! Come enjoy the long Labor Day weekend with us. We're having a store wide sale on all things beautiful. All store purchases of $25 or more receive a 10% discount with the coupon code LP4XJ3KI or just scan the QR code above to get the same coupon … Continue reading Labor Day Sale!

Bead Addiction

I admit, my first love is yarn. Yarns of all types, wool, bamboo, silk, even acrylic. I have a few skeins in my stash (cough, cough) so I can't hide it. But there is one little thing that takes up only two sections of my 5x5 IKEA organizing unit. The yarn? It takes up 11 … Continue reading Bead Addiction