Crochet

Heart to Heart Toddler Dress

This easy little dress crocheted in soft cotton is crafted to be a special occasion spring dress, but feels as comfortable as everyday playwear. Its soft pink color is easy to match and the band of hearts around the waist adds the perfect, final sweet touch. (C) 2020 I Like Crochet Originally published in the… Continue reading Heart to Heart Toddler Dress

Knitting

Dit Dah Blanket Square

This 12” square for a baby blanket is made in the Dots and Dashes knitting pattern. There are a lot of patterns in the world with that title though, so I was trying to think of something different. My father served in WWII as a telegraph operator. He used to talk about how he learned… Continue reading Dit Dah Blanket Square

Sewing / Embroidery

Upcycled Flannel Shirt Pillow

This is a super quick project to sew up, whether you are using a thrift shop find or a shirt belonging to a favorite friend or family member. Plaid is all the rage for home decor this year and plaid shirts come in a huge range of colors and patterns so you can easily find… Continue reading Upcycled Flannel Shirt Pillow

Two Faced Scrubby free crochet pattern from HookedforLifePublishing.com
Crochet

Two-Faced Scrubbie

I love doing CALS with my friends at CAL Central! This is my entry in the 2020 Scrubbie CAL, the Two-Faced Scrubbie. Materials: Approximately 2 oz/90 yds worsted weight yarn (CYCA 4, Medium) in two colors. Model shown in Re-Up from Lion Brand Yarns, 1 skein each Raspberry (MC) and Cotton Candy (CC). Crochet hook… Continue reading Two-Faced Scrubbie

Sewing / Embroidery

Strawberry Cream Tiered Apron

Every year my good friends at FaveCrafts release a new pattern a day to celebrate National Craft Month, and this year is no exception. Check out all of the wonderful selections in a variety of craft techniques, but please note my very favorite, my Strawberry Cream Tiered Apron. Strawberry Cream is a half apron made… Continue reading Strawberry Cream Tiered Apron

Crochet

Sweetheart Headband to Crochet

When I designed the Heart to Heart Toddler Dress for I Like Crochet, I got a little carried away and made a sweet little headband to match. They didn’t have room for it but I DO so here it is! Materials: Universal Yarn Cotton Supreme DK (100% cotton; 231 yards /211 meters; 100 g) Color… Continue reading Sweetheart Headband to Crochet

Knitting

Denim Cables Floor Pillow

Stylish yet durable, this knit pillow the perfect place to curl up to do homework, prop up and watch tv, or use as a throw for your favorite four-legged friends. Knit two pieces and sew them together for a reversible knit look, or knit one and use fleece, chenille, or minky fabric for the bottom… Continue reading Denim Cables Floor Pillow

Crochet

Color Block Washcloth

This washcloth pattern is super simple to stitch - it's the color changes that make it interesting so you work along in single crochet and have no more stitches to learn! I used red, gray and black because my 1930s bungalow has a red sink in it surrounded by gray speckled granite and I wanted… Continue reading Color Block Washcloth

Crochet

Hooded Baby Towel and Washcloth Set

I am happy to share this free pattern for a simple to crochet baby bath towel and washcloth set. It would make a perfect shower gift because it is useful as well as adorable! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. Yarn provided by Yarnspirations.com. This pattern originally appeared in I Like Crochet. Hooded Baby… Continue reading Hooded Baby Towel and Washcloth Set