Crochet

Toddler Grandpa Sweater

You know those cardigans that Grandpa always wore? Maybe with the leather elbow patches? Those were the inspiration for this adorable crocheted toddler sweater. The shaping is simple, and the front post stitch cables add just the right touch! Photos (c) ILikeCrochet.com There may be affiliate links in this post. Size: Finished Chest Size 22… Continue reading Toddler Grandpa Sweater

Sewing / Embroidery

Easy to Sew Reversible Baby Bibs

These are so simple to make you will find yourself making a stack of them for the smaller people in your life, or to take to showers as gifts, or even donations. The free downloadable PDF is available in two sizes to fit everyone on your list! This pattern is part of the Baby SAL… Continue reading Easy to Sew Reversible Baby Bibs

Crochet

Ternion Square – Readers Gone Wild!

Well the Ternion Square pattern as blown up in a good way. I am delighted with all of the love for it but I am also especially in love with all of the amazing interpretations people have made, most of whom are participating the the Moogly CAL 2021 Click on over if you want to… Continue reading Ternion Square – Readers Gone Wild!

Crochet

Ternion Square

This is my 2021 square for the Moogly 2021 CAL. For more information or to see Tamara’s version of Ternion (she did a different color layout which gives it a whole new look!) click here – MooglyBlog.com This post may contain affiliate links. Yarn provided free of charge by Yarnspirations. Also READ THE NOTE Y’ALL… Continue reading Ternion Square

Crochet

Trilateral Mesh Bed Runner

This bed runner is very quick to make up in Super Bulky yarn, and since it is crocheted from short side to short side it's easily adjusted in length to suit the size of your mattress. The stitch pattern makes staggered diamond shapes by alternating triangles of mesh with triangles of double crochet. Using a… Continue reading Trilateral Mesh Bed Runner

Crochet

Bernie’s Mittens to Crochet

Like everyone else in the world I was quite taken with the sight of Bernie Sanders sitting at the Inauguration. While the eye-catching warm bulky mittens he wore were made by a Vermont artist who uses felted sweaters and fleece to make her creations, of course I decided I wanted to do a crochet version.… Continue reading Bernie’s Mittens to Crochet

Knitting

Varicolored Ear Warmer

This ear warmer has a beautiful texture, and because it is knit flat in a yarn with a slow hue change, you wind up not only with multiple colors in the stitch but also on either side of the seam. I gathered up the seam when I sewed it so it's a design feature, not… Continue reading Varicolored Ear Warmer

Sewing / Embroidery

Giraffe and Friends Easy Baby Quilt from a Jelly Roll

As followers of the blog know, I am way more of a garment and craft sewist than I am a quilter. But as part of the Baby and Me Sew A Long, which I am co-hosting with Marie of Underground Crafter, I decided to put together a small quilt using a jelly roll to show… Continue reading Giraffe and Friends Easy Baby Quilt from a Jelly Roll

Crochet

Compound Pocket Scarf

The Compound Pocket Scarf has alternating sections of crochet linen or moss stitch, and double crochet shells, making a fabric that is super comfortable to wear because it is so stretchy. You can make an extra long one like I did her so the wearer can wrap it around their neck, or go shorter if… Continue reading Compound Pocket Scarf