Do you like using new materials and techniques in your crochet? If so, this free crochet tutorial may be right up your alley!
Have some DK weight scraps you're looking to use up? The Color Melt Headband has you covered! All you need is approximately 45 yards each of two colors and a 6 mm (J) hook. Keep reading for the free crochet headband pattern!
Brrr! Is it getting chilly yet where you are? We've had our first freeze here in Kansas and I'm sure more are to come soon. I have to admit - I'm enjoying the cooler temps and am anxiously awaiting the beautiful colors of fall.
You know what I really love about summer? Experimenting with different types of crochet patterns, techniques, and yarn weights. In the fall and winter, I usually stick with what are thought of as "typical" crochet makes - beanies, scarves, sweaters, and the like. In summer, though, I have more time to make other things - like home decor!
Do you ever see a new yarn, and just know right away you want to try it? That happens to me all the time. When I heard about the new Whims Merino from Furls I new I had to make something with it, but I wasn't sure what.
Spring is finally here, can you believe it? I was beginning to feel like winter would never end! One of my favorite things about spring is wearing light layers. I'm always a fan of scarves, and spring is the perfect time to toss on a triangle scarf for a little added warmth or pop of color to an outfit.
St. Patrick's Day always feels like a true spring kickoff to me. Maybe it's because of the signature green colors and decorations, or because it happens right around spring break. Maybe it's just because by St. Patrick's Day I am 100% over winter and everything that has to do with it!
Are you intimidated by crochet cables? You know what, for the longest time, I was too! All those post stitches, crosses, and complicated instructions made me very hesitant to try them.
Can you believe it's already February and that Valentine's Day is right around the corner? I can't! Even though some consider Valentine's Day to be a frivolous holiday, it's always been one of my favorites.
I love a quick, one skein project - don't you? The Jiffy Mesh Cowl is super fast and super easy. With just one skein of Mary Maxim Titan yarn, you can have a beautiful cowl in no time.