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What’s on my hook: Island Lace Scarf

I found this pattern on Pinterest and went out the next day to get this yarn! It’s Red Heart Unforgettable in Parrot. There’s a bunch of other colorways but I love this one the best because of the brightness of the pinks but it…

May 25, 2016

Obsessed with: Crochet and Knit Kits

Seriously, who doesn’t love a kit, conveniently put together for you all in one neat little package, pattern and yarn? Here’s some kits that have caught my eye… 1. Nangou Shawl Kit | 2. Crochet Wrap Kit | 3. Berroco Delicata | 4. Logan Fingerless Mitts Crochet Yarn Kit | 5. Brooklyn Mitts…

May 24, 2016
baby slouchy beanie crochet pattern

Slouchy baby beanie – Free crochet pattern

Winter in Colorado decided to overstay her welcome, and the last storm in April lasted 4 consecutive days, which is really unheard of around here. But it made me feel all cozy if I pretended it was Christmastime, so I crocheted some hats for my…

May 18, 2016

What’s on my hook: Dumpling Kitty

It’s been so long since I crocheted something. My last two projects were knit so it felt good to get back to something that comes more easily to me and that I’m not scared of messing up on. Because knitting is still so new…

April 20, 2016

Yarn lovers, have you heard of Beanie Bags?

Jimmy Beans Wool has a tiny subscription service for yarn lovers called Beanie Bags. I think it’s such an affordable (and cute) way to try new yarns! With US prices starting at $10 (Canada starts at $15), you get 5 samples of yarn and…

April 14, 2016

What’s on my hook: Stormtrooper hat

I posted in January that I had this hat on my to-do list and I totally forgot to share it! This is my first time using this color changing method, where you use two (or more) colors but don’t cut the yarn in between…

March 16, 2016

What’s in my crochet basket

I thought it would be fun to post a spin-off of one of those what’s-in-my-purse posts but with my crochet / craft basket. In preparation for Lachlan’s nursery, which originally doubled as our office/craft room, I did a huge purge of lots of old…

January 27, 2016

My next crochet project will be Star Wars related

When I saw this crochet hat, from The Nook, I seriously went EEEEE! and went on to buy the corresponding yarn here on Craftsy like, immediately. It’s on sale now too ($6.30, originally $9.00) so I bought 4 skeins. It’s Cascade 220 in worsted weight.…

January 3, 2016

Some Christmas Crochet

Merry Christmas Eve! If you’re looking for a quick project to make for Christmas, these ornaments are super cute and quick to whip up. You could even make them into little gift tags to attach to your presents. The pattern for the tree can…

December 24, 2015

What’s on my hook: Ombre ripple blanket

I feel like I’ve been on a crochet marathon to see just how much I can do before the baby comes. I blame this in part on people telling us over and over again that we’ll never get to do X again as well as…

October 28, 2015