If you’ve ever had doubts about crocheting in public… Let me set the scene. I’m in the waiting room of a doctor’s office, waiting for my mom’s appointment to finish. Since it’s a chiropractic office, I’m one of the youngest there. Patients come and go: a middle aged lady with sparkly flip flops, an older… Read More To Crochet or Not Crochet: A Story of Crocheting in Public
I’m back with another Tutorial Tuesday! This week, I decided to share a new skill I’ve acquired: Tunisian Crochet Cables. I picked up Tunisian Crochet both because it easily creates complex textures and because it mimics knit. Fortunately, Tunisian crochet only requires one hook, so it’s much easier to learn than knitting (imo anyways 😉).… Read More Filming Tunisian Crochet Cables Tutorial: Behind the Scenes
I’m not typically a trendy person. Not because I think I’m “too good” for mainstream; and not because I always dislike the ideas either. But for whatever reason, I usually don’t jump on the bandwagon when something new comes out. Except this time, I’m going to be trendy. 😉 Introducing a no-sew no-fuss crochet goldfish!… Read More Free Pattern: No-Sew No-Fuss Fish!
I’m beyond excited to announce the launch of my first t-shirt lines! Yep, you can now order your very own Crafters Autonomous t-shirt. But who wants to read about t-shirts right? Let’s see some pics! Aw, what a cute t-shirt… wait, you haven’t seen the back yet??? Ahhh I love it! I mean, I guess… Read More Time for T-Shirts! Crochet and Knit Themes
The weather here can’t make up its mind. One day I’m throwing on a t-shirt while I’m inside and the next it’s snowing. While the fluctuating weather can make wardrobe choices a little trickier, I’m glad we’ve had at least some cold days. I love layering up, grabbing a thick coat, and heading out into the… Read More Trellis Infinity Scarf | Free Crochet Pattern
The holidays are in full swing! Although it’s final exam week for me, I’m still getting into the holiday spirit. I’ve jammed to Mariah Carey with family, decorated the house, and, of course, crafted up tons of Christmas projects! In case you don’t know, I’m doing a Countdown to Christmas series. This means I’m posting… Read More Any Size Santa Hat | Free Crochet Pattern!
Hey Crafters! This past weekend I went on a day trip with the ladies group at my church, and I wanted to share my adventures with you! We started the morning off with a trip to an apple orchard. While I’m not a huge fan of apples themselves, I love the smell of apple orchards.… Read More Apples, Tea, and Crochet!
There’s a strong likelihood the majority of you won’t ever need this pattern. But just in case you do, here it is. 😉 Materials: Red Heart Camo Yarn H hook Tapestry Needle Scissors Camo Crochet Camera Case Pattern: Ch 8 Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc across (7 sc) Row 2: ch… Read More Camo Crochet Camera Case Pattern
Did you read about my yarn bombing adventures? Make sure you don’t miss out on the free cable pattern I shared! Since everyone learns in different ways, I thought I would write out the pattern for the cable. Some people prefer YouTube tutorials while others like to read a pattern. Whatever floats your boat. 🙂… Read More How to Crochet Easy Cables
Hey there! I haven’t posted a crochet pattern in a while, so let’s change that! Once I post the tutorial video, I’ll add it to this article. In the mean time, enjoy these fun flowers! There is an initial pattern and a variation. The variation is not much different than the initial pattern, but the added… Read More Falling for Flowers: Easy Crochet Pattern