Crochet

Halloween Snack Bowl and Cup Set

I had a blast crocheting “spider webs” from black yarn and metallic thread and using them to decorate this cute snack set with parts from the dollar store. Use the big bowl to serve snacks like chips or popcorn and give each guest their individual matching cup! This post contains affiliate links This post is… Continue reading Halloween Snack Bowl and Cup Set

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Citrus Hat Trio

  Cute, soft and quick, you can crochet up these tiny hats to donate or for the preemie or newborn in your life.   Back in the dawn of time, before you could find size charts for crochet patterns all over the internet, I was commissioned by a yarn company to design some preemie hats.… Continue reading Citrus Hat Trio

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

Knitting

Easy Fringed Garter Stitch Scarf to Knit

I originally designed this scarf as the Bisectional Scarf when I was appearing on Hochanda TV in the UK a few years back. I wanted something that even entry level knitters could make while using the luscious worsted weight yarn from Zen Yarn Garden. There may be affiliate links in this post. The scarf is… Continue reading Easy Fringed Garter Stitch Scarf to Knit

Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf Free Crochet Pattern on model
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Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf

Double-sided layers of front and back post treble crochets makes this scarf light to wear but incredibly warm. And the stitch pattern is completely reversible, making this stylish scarf look good from any angle! This post may contain affiliate links. I love to have a ton of scarves to choose from when I am heading… Continue reading Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf

Crochet

Roll Brim Tunisian Toque

This is a super simple-to-stitch hat, using the beginner Tunisian crochet techniques of Tunisian Simple Stitch in one- and two-colors, and Tunisian Knit Stitch. It’s crocheted flat, then sewn up along one seam, and is a great use of partial skeins of worsted weight yarn you might have in your stash. It also makes great… Continue reading Roll Brim Tunisian Toque

Sewing / Embroidery

Rustic Flannel Christmas Tree Ornament to Sew

I started upcycling flannel shirts recently and I just can’t seem to stop! I have made tote bags, cuff bracelets, and hairbands, and today when I wanted to create a project to help my good friends at Fairfield celebrate their 80th birthday, this little Christmas tree looked like a great use of a random sleeve!… Continue reading Rustic Flannel Christmas Tree Ornament to Sew

Crochet

Waves and Stripes Square

This square is part of the 2020 MooglyCal - I love participating in this! This block is called Waves and Stripes - the center wave section has some interesting textures from the crossed double crochet stitches, and the outer striped section is worked around the wave section once it’s complete. I used three colors of… Continue reading Waves and Stripes Square

Crochet

Trifolium Crochet Square – You’ve Got Options CAL

This post is part of a fun CAL in which participating designers give you a pattern in which you can make a 6" or a 12" square. Mine is the Trifolium Square, so named because I think the center looks a tiny bit like a clover! Made from the center out in three colors of… Continue reading Trifolium Crochet Square – You’ve Got Options CAL