i think it is my favorite variety of craft. it's easy to do (sometimes!). it requires only a hoop, thread, fabric and needle. it's instant gratification, looking cool as soon as you start. and best of all, it's portable. for example, i started bringing little projects in the car with me when we go for drives longer than 20 minutes so i have something more to do than stare blankly out the window at the inland empire.
the other day i googled "princess and the pea" and came across this picture, thus discovering the feeling stitchy blog:
now, i am in love with this blog. there is so many fun things on their blog- free patterns, tutorials, interviews, a great list of other hip blogs and links and even "floss porn!" ;) check em out!