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
Brace yourself: a hefty article is coming your way. What do I mean? This post is about one of my latest videos, shown below. While the video itself is just shy of eleven minutes, many topics are covered. Somehow, though, it all makes sense together. So, let’s break this down a little more. The three… Read More A Little Bit of Yarn Bombing
Hey Crafters! From time to time, I get strange looks from people when they learn I crochet. Often, my age baffles them. Why would someone relatively young enjoy crocheting? Obviously, something’s off… At least, I wonder if that’s what people think when they discover I crochet. Perhaps you’ve encountered this too. Unfortunately, crochet has garnered… Read More 9 Signs You Might Crochet (aka Who Says Crochet is Boring???)
It’s that time of year again. Time to get back to school! Whether you are going back to school or the kids are, this time of year can get hectic. I should know; I’m starting classes tomorrow. So many supplies to buy, textbooks to order, teachers to meet, classrooms to find, end of summer activities,… Read More Easy Mini Pencil Crochet Amigurumi Project: Free Pattern!
Corner to Corner crochet is HUGE right now. Technically, it’s been a big deal since it started circulating on the internet a few years back. And it’s popular for good reason. With this technique, you can make a multitude of patterns and even pictures in your crochet project. I’ve seen some incredible projects made using… Read More Learn to Change Colors in Corner to Corner -Plus Free Pattern!
Hey crafters! Got any great projects you’re working on? I have a couple, one of which is a crochet blanket. I’m using a special method called Corner to Corner. I thought others might be interested in learning this method, so this week’s Tutorial Tuesday focuses on that! As I so eloquently put it in the… Read More Corner to Corner (C2C) Crochet Explained
If you keep up with my YouTube channel, you may have seen my videos explaining how to make a plarn tote bag. However, I know some prefer a written pattern over a video tutorial. So, I’m letting you have both! As shown in the video, the bag is worked as a long rectangle. It is… Read More Plarn Tote Bag Pattern
Pinterest is one of my favorite resources to find great crafting inspiration. Personally, I’ve found the site easy to use and a great way to save ideas. One of my favorite things has been using the site to store crochet patterns. I LOVE finding free crochet patterns online. A while back, whilst browsing “the Pin-ter-est”… Read More Cute Faux Mochila Crochet Bag
Heading to the beach? I’m going in a few weeks, but I have been to the lake several times this summer. No matter where your summer adventures take you, you probably needed some kind of tote bag. Let’s be honest: you can never have too many tote bags. We have a closet full of bags… Read More Plarn Project: Easy Summer Tote Bag