I have always loved making blankets! There is something really soothing about making a project that can literally keep you warm, while you are making it! Maybe it is the repetition of the stitches, that most blanket consist of, that keep your hands occupied and you mind is set free to wander.
Making a ridge in crochet is a very easy technique that can be performed in two different ways with different results. A ridge is a visible line which separates -or better- gives an accent to a certain area of a finished crochet piece.
Are you a beginner crocheter? I believe you have seen all those round crochet stuff like coasters, mandala, and rugs. Did you ever wonder how to make a flat crochet circle? Read more
At first I thought this post was going to be a short one. Useful, but short. I never would have thought when researching for crochet podcasts that I would find so many of them, besides the 3-4 I knew for myself.
Oh, yes! It is that time of year again! The time we all love to hate: Valentine’s day! There have been so many debates on this celebration, but I am not here to argue with you. Whether you believe in it or not, whether you like it or not, I mostly believe that it is another reason for us makers to get craftin’. Or just a little excuse to buy more yarn? Read more
“I will only work on this project for now”, said no crocheter ever! We all have multiple wip (work in progress) at a time, some that we are working on now and again and some hidden in our closets, somewhat forgotten. Read more
Today we are going to make a really easy crochet bow. I believe the bow to be a symbol of femininity. If you take a look at little girl’s outfits they usually have bows or hearts printed on them. Girls also love to wear bows on their hair. Read more
If you are an organizing freak like me then you will love these baskets! They work up real quick and can be used on several occasions. I mostly use these in my bathroom but can easily see them placed on a desk filled with letters and cards. Read more
I am definitely not an amigurumi designer, but when this little guy popped into my head I instantly knew I had to make him! With Christmas approaching, I thought this crochet snow owl would make a great ornament or stocking stuffer. Read more
Have a long list of homemade holiday gifts to make this season but running low on time?
Trust me, I get it. I love to crochet, but with the madness of the holidays it’s easy to look at the calendar and have a mild panic attack wondering how you’re going to fit it all in.