Tuesdays on the blog are now going to be dubbed Tutorial Tuesday! Each Tuesday I will be sharing a new crocheting or knitting technique and this week’s topic is the basic granny square pattern. Granny squares are an essential crochet technique for any crocheter’s knowledge base. [Read more…]
Hello, hello! Hot off the press… I have a brand spankin’ new pattern to share today – the Farmhouse Kitchen Knitted Dishcloth! The modern farmhouse style is so in right now, thanks to Chip and Joanna Gaines and their series Fixer Upper. If you haven’t already seen the show, please please check it out! They fix up old homes for home buyers and have the most beautiful classic style and are absolutely hilarious. [Read more…]
Today’s project was a long lost pattern I had made a few months ago, but forgot to post! Better late than never…right?? It was inspired by one of my boss’s cowls that she had worn to work this past winter. It was such a cute shape and a simple enough design that I knew I had to make one for myself! On my way home from work that afternoon I booked it straight to JoAnn’s and bought two wooden buttons and a couple skeins of yarn for good measure (impulse yarn purchase only… I already had what I needed for this. Ha!). [Read more…]
Hello there! I hope all is well with you and your yarn :). We have had quite a relaxing week around here. Last weekend we had Monday off for MLK day so it was a great three day weekend, went to work Tuesday through Thursday, Friday was a snow day! Can’t get better than that :). [Read more…]
Happy New Year! I can’t believe we said goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016 already! The past year went by so fast but I am looking forward to a new year full of yarn, patterns, hooks, and needles.
I have a quick and easy pattern to share with you today. It’s been chilly around here lately, and with this cold weather I find myself stopping at Starbucks on the way home from work more than ever :). The coffee trips inspired me to make these fun and soft cup cozies! [Read more…]