Here’s a quick little project for you to make in time for Valentine’s Day! Crochet Conversation Hearts can display a variety of messages on the top (whatever you want to stitch on!) and can be used so many ways! As you can see I made a headband for Zoe but these could be stand alone val.... More »
Though I tend to crochet unisex hats for my handmade gift closet so I can decide later who to gift them to, once in a while, I make a more feminine crochet hat to keep or to gift to someone special. For this hat, I combined a chunky yarn with one of my favorite, easy ...
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No one knows exactly when or where crochet began – though there are plenty of theories! One thing is for sure: Irish crochet saved many lives in the mid-1800s – possibly including a few of my own ancestors. Additionally, St. Patrick’s Day has become quite an event for our fam.... More »
It’s that time of year when I’m hoping desperately for spring. I designed the New Dawn Beanie for everyone out there who feels the same way! This fitted beanie is made with simple, textured stitches. A self-striping yarn in spring colors does all the colorwork for you. You can choose to .... More »
I’m sharing a guest post today by Carmen Nuland from A Simple Homestead. Carmen has been an online friend for several years and she is a very talented knitter. Her pattern for the Sick of Winter Washcloth is just what you need to brighten your day and exfoliate your skin as we get through the .... More »