Beat the winter cold with our new Northern Star Collection starting with our ear warmer/headband! Keep your ears toasty warm against the cold in a stylish ear warmer using post stitches for the maximum warmth and comfort possible.
Get ready for Valentines with hearts, hearts and more hearts! From kitchen and dining room projects to dainty earrings; there’s a little something for everyone to make their Valentine extra special!
In discussing these socks with someone recently it occurred to me that I’ve been using this sock pattern for my dad, for well over a decade!
Often the excitement to open a gift comes from the packaging itself. Why not create a gift bag that delights someone even before they pull out the real gift? This sweet and simply bag boasts cinnamon sticks for an added holiday delight.
A fun casual cowl that’s perfect to go with your favorite pair of jeans! A fun slant stitch and easy pattern repeat make this a winner.
A new take on an old design. I’ve updated the pattern and changed the stitch for the body to create a more textured look with a tighter weave. A comical and fun ghost accents the front while orange outlines the handles. Stitch up a few for your brood!
School is back in session here already, but I’m sure in many places it’s starting soon so I thought it would be fun to do projects in review that are perfect for this time of year!
What an enjoyable week! My MIL visited us this past week providing me with company and someone to chat with. And did I mention quality crochet time? Not that my MIL crochets, but spending time with her and watching TV provided me the opportunity to pick up my hook and resume work on my small book of doilies. I now have five doilies complete. Yay! We also…
June brings a lot of special occasions and events including Father’s Day, graduations, and summer vacations. But June is also special for June brides. I’ve collected various free patterns from the blog that would be ideally suited for a June wedding – or really, any wedding whether it’s in December or June!
Stitch up a dainty pair of heart-shaped earrings for yourself! These fun earrings literally take only minutes to make and if desired, crystals or beads could be exchanged for the pearls. Omit the earring hooks and add pearl studs to the center of the hearts!
I hope you enjoy working up this luscious cowl using Red Heart Sparkle Soft 4-ply Medium weight yarn! It’s an easy stitch combination with a few optional ideas to make it your own; be it longer, wider, a different type of embellishment, and of course, color! I’m so honored to be part of the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long 2015. A special thank you to my testers for their hard work!
This luscious, soft, and warm cowl is actually stitched using the C2C or crochet on the diagonal stitch. How much fun is that. Read on to find out what I thought of the new Red Heart yarn I used to make this cowl.
I recently acquired some gorgeous Red Heart yarns and included was a skein of bulky 5 Cordial in Jazzy. After doing a bit of research this yarn is perfect for macramé and for jewelry. This easy 15-minute quick bracelet works up fast and is perfect for gift giving or stocking stuffers!
During summer, everyone can use a handy tote for the park, beach, clubhouse, public pool- you name it. This one is stylish and worked in post stitches, its durable and strong too!