Pattern: Erica Cowl

Here is a nice cozy cowl for my doggie! The chunky, soft rib knit makes the cowl stretchy yet snug for easy on and easy off while providing extra warmth. It stretches to almost double its flat size and can fit a variety of sizes and shapes. Can also be worn unfolded to cover the […]

Pattern: Simply Cute Baby Booties

Here is another pair of baby booties I made for my new little nephew. Aren’t they darling?! I found the pattern on Mon Petit Violon by Vita Apala. She makes THE CUTEST baby bootie patterns. I also made another pair of Baby Moccasins by Vita. Materials: Caron Simply Soft Yarn, Medium Weight, 100% Acrylic, 315 […]

Pattern: De’s Baby Blanket

Yarn: 8 Skeins Lion Brand Baby’s First Yarn, Bulky Weight, 55% Acrylic 45% Cotton, 120 Yards, $5.99 in 2 Colors: 3.5 Balls Cotton Ball (Bright White) #925-100 3.5 Balls Honey Bee (Buttercup Yellow) #925-157 Needles: US Size 9 (5.5mm) Knitting Needles Circular 24″ or longer Skill Level: Advanced Beginner Measurements/Sizing: Approx. 36″ x 36″ Pattern: […]

Pattern: De’s Baby Hoodie Set

It’s BABY TIME! I made this little hoodie & hat set for my brother who’s expecting!! This easy baby hoodie is cinched with a pull cord and comes with a matching hat! Perfect for Fall/Winter and makes a lovely Christmas present that crochets up quick. I made this with 100% Washable and Dryable on High […]

Pattern: De’s Baby Moccasins

My brother is expecting and it’s (we think) a BOY! I was having trouble finding cute patterns for boys. I trolled Ravelry and Pinterest until I discovered these baby moccasins by Mon Petit Violon – Stylish, whimsical, classic! Extremely easy to follow with helpful photos, they were really fun and quick to make. So I […]

Pattern: De’s Baby Hats

Here are some crochet baby hats in two styles – Earflap and No-Earflap! They are part of a series of baby items I made for my brother who’s expecting! 🙂 I made them in two sizes as well – Small and Big! Quick and Easy Peasy! I chose Lion Brand Baby’s First Yarn, a super […]

Pattern: Nautical Crop Top Knit

Perfect for summer at the seaside! At the beach, on the boat, or biking! This summery medium weight top is great for mornings or casual evenings out. It’s also super simple. Just make 2 big rectangles, join them together, and voila! The entire project also uses the classic Stockinette Stitch. EZ PZ. Yarn 3 Balls […]

Creative Bug: Knitting School Online

I just discovered CreativeBug.com. It’s basically a website dedicated to online videos for Knitting, Crochet, Sewing, and other crafts. From short how-to videos and projects to full craft classes and workshops. But it’s also kind of an online school for knitting and crochet. I love the idea! What makes Creative Bug unique is that a […]

Where To Buy: All Your Crafting Needs – Amazon!

Hunting down just the right fabric, sewing machine, knitting needle, and even yarn is part of our wonderful hobby! There are so many places to search for these things from your local yarn shop, nation-wide craft stores, to online shops and websites. One unlikely place hobbyists may not think to look in is AMAZON.COM! I […]

FOTD: Dog Fabrics

FABRIC OF THE DAY: Dog Fabrics! Dog-themed fabrics for the dog lover in all of us. Timeless Treasures Dog Portraits Black by Timeless Treasures $9.48 per yard Sweetie Pie Snowmen Scottie Dog Toss Blue by Wilmington Prints, Stella Jean $9.48 per yard Dog Silhouettes Hunter Green by Elizabeth’s Studio $9.48 per yard Pugs Day Off […]