Free Pattern – Great Last Minute Christmas Gift!

Merry Christmas! Here is another very quick Christmas gift idea for you:  WOVEN NECKLACE   This necklace is a FREE pattern and can be found here at This chunky style necklace is made with Metallic Sashay Ruffle yarn in a unique way – This yarn is usually used to make ruffley scarves but I decided to crochet with it coming right off the ball.  Then the long chains are woven together in a special pattern to make the[Read more]

Crochet Gifts in 1-2-3 !

  Here are some more great gift ideas found in a Crochet! magazine’s Special Issue – Crochet Gifts in 1-2-3 (You can order this issue on the link above or buy it in your local craft store (or bookstore) – even though it was published in the fall I just saw it for the first time in my local Joann’s)   This Scarf Necklace (from the cover) is made with a beautiful variegated yarn.  It is very lightweight and adds a great pop[Read more]

Christmas Holly Leaf Scarf

Here is another quick and easy Christmas gift that is one size fits all! I created this design several years ago and wear it every Christmas season – I always get many compliments on it and it looks great in photos. This pattern is available in my Ravelry store for $5.00 – Christmas Holly Leaf Scarf I crocheted with Red Heart’s Shimmer yarn in the colors Lime Green and Red – It is one of my favorite yarns since the[Read more]