Leather and Denim Knit Crossbody Bag

  Sometimes when you are “doodling” with yarn and supplies, the resulting fabric just tells you what it wants to be. (And sometimes it fights with you which is a whole different blog post! ) I introduce to you the Leather and Denim Crossbody Bag. It has sort of an upcycled jeans quality about it… Continue reading Leather and Denim Knit Crossbody Bag


50+ Quick Stitch Crochet Projects For You to Make Today!

Another week another round-up! This week's round-up is all about quick projects that you can whip up in about an hour or so. We've all been there: so much to do, so little time. You just found out someone's having a birthday or baby shower. You're itching to make something but don't feel like putting… Continue reading 50+ Quick Stitch Crochet Projects For You to Make Today!


Another Week, Another Round-Up! June 18th is National Wear Blue Day!

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!


Ornamental Shawlette to Crochet

I called this the Ornamental Shawlette because not only will it ornament your lovely body, but for some reason when I look at the stitch pattern it reminds me of Christmas ornaments hanging from the tree. The yarn even has a little glitter/tinsel to it!The directions call for a rectangle shape when finished to keep… Continue reading Ornamental Shawlette to Crochet


Chonky Mushroom Softie

This is my second time participating in CAL Central’s Annual Softie CAL, and this time I made a Chonky Mushroom! It is weighted with Poly Pellets so it can stand on its own, and stuffed with Poly Fil so it’s squishy and soft. Finished Size: 11” tall, 4 1/2" in diameter at base, 9" in… Continue reading Chonky Mushroom Softie


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) Size: Finished Chest Size 22 (24, 26)” to fit sizes 2 (4, 6).… 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


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!


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