Alysha here again and it's another week so I've got another roundup for y'all! If you've been following along from last week, June's theme for roundup posts has been wacky lesser-known national holidays. Last week we gathered a bunch of free and paid crochet patterns for National Make Life Beautiful Day which you can read… Continue reading Another Week, Another Round-Up! June 18th is National Wear Blue Day!
Hello! This post will be a little different than some for a few reasons so let's just jump into it. The one writing this right now is NOT actually Mary Beth Temple. Hi, my name is Alysha and I am the official social media manager for Hooked For Life Publishing! I've been working for Mary… Continue reading First Round-Up of June: 20+ Crochet Patterns to Make Life Beautiful!
Marie from Underground Crafter and I are back at it again with a new bundle for Spring - the Crochet and Knit for Me Lace bundles! Crochet for Me Lace Bundle - 46 patterns from 34 designers! There are affiliate links in this post. Purchasing via the affiliate link gives me a percentage of the… Continue reading New Bundle Sale – Crochet for Me LACE and Knit for Me LACE
In my experience of many years knitting and crocheting, I've noticed a lot of people complain mightily about finishing up all the holiday gifts they wanted to make, enjoying their winter holiday of choice, then waking up the day after all fired up not only to make a new project but to make a new… Continue reading Knit for Me and Crochet for Me Bundle Sale!
We all have scraps of yarn that are too large to throw out, but too small to do much with. So for my entry into the 2020 Holiday Stashdown CAL from our friends at CAL Central, I made this trio of ornaments using small amounts of Bulky, Worsted, and Fingering weight yarns. They are super… Continue reading Stash Busting Crochet Christmas Ornaments
Garden Party Cardi is a perfect top to make for the summer - and it's already getting hotter outside by the moment! Crocheted in two colors of Nazli Gelin Garden 3 thread, it has an oversized fit, is slightly cropped, and buttons in the front. Find it on Ravelry here! This post may contain affiliate… Continue reading Crochet Lace Top Pattern – the Garden Party Cardi
Hurricane Florence came, and went and took my lovely little townhouse with it. 36 of us were evicted from my apartment complex alone due to storm damage and an epic amount of flooding. It has been awful, but I know I am far better off than a lot of people - before you get worried… Continue reading Well, it’s been an adventure!
Plain and Fancy Ribbon YarnsMore goodies I have brought back from my trip to England. Ribbon yarn both plain - And fancy - I have designed simple scarves in both knit and crochet - you get both patterns with the yarn if you purchase the yarn from my Etsy store - Glitter or Plain I… Continue reading More New Yarn!
And the coolest basket bases for crocheters on the planet! Some of you may remember the last time I was on Hochanda in late February I had kits with these very cool wooden bases that you can use to create baskets and bags with a solid, water-resistant base. Well now they are here in the… Continue reading New Stuff!
You guys, I am worn out! Went to the Snap Conference in Salt Lake City Utah this past weekend and it was amazing. I took classes in SEO, Affiliate Marketing, and YouTube channel growth, taught a class on book publishing and its role in digitally based brands, and hung out with the plethora of your… Continue reading Snap and Getting Loopy and Boy am I Tired!