Hi! I’m Jennifer
I love to be creative! Whether it’s homeschooling my three daughters, creating a crochet design, photographing wildlife or teaching Russian, I love the process of making something new and unique.
On this blog I share my Celtic Knot Crochet designs, free patterns, tutorials to accompany many designs & projects and coming soon – crochet skill-building videos.
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I love to crochet and create designs and patterns for crocheters from all over the world. Running a blog takes time and resources and I do make money from it.
Here are some ways that I make money from this blog:
I put up ads on my blog. They help me generate income and make all of the content possible from month to month.
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You may not sell my patterns or claim them as your own.
You may make and sell my designs at craft fairs or on Etsy but kindly link back to my blog and provide credit for the pattern.
You may not photocopy any of my printables (diagrams, patterns, etc.) without permission.
Feel free to share my designs on social media by linking directly back to my blog (copy and paste the address) – Copy and pasting of my patterns will not be allowed in any circumstances.
More about me:
I am a homeschooling mom of 3 girls. I have many interests and hobbies that include designing crochet patterns and combining Celtic Knots with crochet.
I am blessed with a very helpful husband who does a lot of the cooking and cleaning around the house and often stays with our children so that I can teach crochet and design.
I learned to crochet when I was about 8. One of my elderly neighbors taught a friend and me on her front steps one summer afternoon when we were “bored”. I instantly loved it and created all kinds of clothes and accessories for my dolls and puppets.
Inspired by all of the beautiful doilies in our home made by my grandmother, I then taught myself how to make various thread crochet pieces. (I bought all kinds of pattern booklets with my babysitting earnings.) I realize now that it was a great way to learn crochet stitches and how to read patterns.
Now I love the challenge of designing for publications and incorporating Celtic Knots into crocheted garments, accessories and yarn graffiti.
Other things about me non-crochet related (if you would like to read on):
I speak and teach the Russian language. (I have a degree in it.)
Our family loves dachshunds. Right now we have a mini-dachshund puppy named Sadie. She is super cute!
I love to photograph flowers, butterflies, birds and other animals. I never tire of observing God’s amazing creation.
I love to dance. I studied ballet all growing up, minored in dance in college and now use dance in worship.
I also love to sing.