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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 onΒ people telling us over and over again that we’ll never get to do X again as well as…

October 28, 2015

What’s on my hook: Cabled beanies

Stephanie made yet another adorable crochet pattern: Cabled Beanie Version 2. I altered it to make one for the baby too. I have one more on my hooks that looks just like the one she made with the cutest faux fur pom pom, but…

October 14, 2015

What’s on my hook: Summer Sprigs Lace Scarf

Ta-da! Making this scarf marks the first time I’ve used a lace weight yarn (it’s from my first Yarn Crush box), and I have to say it isn’t a favorite of mine! It took insanely long to work up and my eyes and hands…

October 7, 2015
miami beach newborn blanket crochet pattern

What’s on my hook: Miami Beach Baby Blanket

I’m so in love with this blanket! I posted before that it’s been a crochet bucket list project and it feels so good to cross it off my list! The details: The pattern is by CreJJtion. You can purchase your own here. The yarn…

September 14, 2015
crochet amish puzzle ball

What’s on my hook: Amish Puzzle Ball

I would have never attempted to make this if it hadn’t been for All About Ami’s photo tutorial! It’s really not as hard to make as you’d think. Of course, I’m not happy with how much I stuffed it. The pattern said to use…

August 3, 2015

What’s on my hook: Cloud pillow and newborn aviator hat

FINALLY! OMG. It’s been almost 5 months since I last posted a crochet project because I just haven’t felt like crocheting! At all. I was s.l.o.w.l.y finishing my lumpy cloud pillow since first getting pregnant, but it was so much bigger than I anticipated…

July 14, 2015

What’s on my hook: Pretty Triangle Scarf

I’m on a shawl kick! I can’t get enough of this Chroma yarn from Knit Picks (this specific colorway is Lake Front). This is one of my first projects using a fingering-weight yarn. I usually prefer to use worsted as I like the way…

February 18, 2015

What’s on my hook: Baby dragons

Oh my, usually I hate the way my amigurumi turns out. I do good making all the pieces, until it comes to putting them all together. They usually come out looking deformed to me, but this little dragon I think came out looking pretty…

February 4, 2015

What’s on my hook: V-eekender Scarf/Shawlette

One of the items on my crochet bucket list has been a smallish shawl (which is known as a shawlette, I had no idea. You learn something new everyday!) so that I could wear it as a scarf and not look too much like…

January 28, 2015

What’s on my hook: Baskets and elephants and uteri

I’ve been on a crochet kick lately! Here’s some recent wips: Granny square basket, inspired by Victoria. Free pattern can be found here. I finally finished this little elephant that I started last summer. I ran out of yarn and finally got around to…

January 21, 2015