Guy Crochets Awesome Food Hats

How cute are these?! Here’s Phil Ferguson from Melbourne, Australia, also known as Chilly Philly. He creates crochet food hats such as a pizza slice or popsicle, taco or hamburger with the works. And models them all himself! They’re super fabulous and a must see. Here’s a few I especially like. Beans on toast, pizza […]

Larget Crochet Blanket in the World

Largest Crochet Blanket in the World by Mother India’s Crochet Queens Chennai, India – January 31, 2016 The Largest Crochet Blanket in the world made with hundreds of 40 x 40 inch squares contributed by over 1,000 participants from 14 different countries. It measures 11,148.5 meters square or about 120,001 feet square. It stretches across […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Adventures in Nerd Knitting

Stuffed Totoro by Lucy Ravenscar Check out these awesome knits (and crochet) I found while trolling the interwebs for stuff! If you’re a Harry Potter, Dr. Who, Super Mario, or Lord of the Rings fan type of knitter, then here’s some great ideas for your next project. Many include full patterns and for free! Browse […]

Free Patterns: From Interweave

Here are some free patterns to gear up for the Fall Season from Interweave. For both Knit and Crochet. Some projects even feature both Knit and Crochet in the same pattern. Interweave publishes Knitting Daily and Crochet Me! Above are Crochet patterns. Below are Knit patterns. All downloads are available in handy e-book format. You […]