This 12” square for a baby blanket is made in a two-color slip stitch pattern that makes a little grid of garter stitch dots on a stockinette stitch background. This post may contain affiliate links This square is part of the Sweet Summer Baby Banket KAL sponsored by KAL Corner and Vinnis Colours. Finished Size: 12””… Continue reading Just the Dots 12” Square
Alysha here again, social media manager and occasional blog post writer for Hooked For Life. June is almost over and it's another Friday so that means another Round-Up post! If you've been following along from the beginning, you know that June's theme is wacky national holidays. If this is your first time seeing June's Round-Up… Continue reading Last Round-Up of June: 5 Adorable Crochet Patterns for Your Dog!
We all love crocheted dishcloths but sometimes there is a spot on a pot or pan that needs a little extra elbow grease. Now you can have your scrubby and dishcloth all together in one handy dandy package! This post may contain affiliate links This is as much a recipe as it is an ironclad… Continue reading Crochet Scrubby Dishcloth Hybrid
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!