Basket Weave Mug Cozy

This post contains affiliate links – to read our full disclosure policy, click here. Christmas is getting closer and time to make a gift is getting shorter but here is another idea for you!  This cozy uses a basket weave stitch that is made with front and back post stitches. Once you get the hang of working around the posts of stitches (see photos below), the stitch pattern works out quickly and nicely – this project only has 9 rows!  This[Read more]

Braided Stripes Coffee Cozy

This post contains affiliate links – to read our full disclosure policy, click here This week I would like to share with you 3 free cozy patterns.  Each uses a different stitch and all work up very quickly. I love how these cozies protect your fingers and keep your coffee warm.  The Braided Stripes Coffee Cozy features a neat way to work into hdc’s (half double crochets) that creates a braid-like line running along every other row.  I found a sparkly[Read more]

Tiramisu Pearls Necklace

This post contains affiliate links – to read our full disclosure policy, click here. I love making jewelry mainly because with a small amount of time you can create an eye-catching accessory for any outfit or occasion.  There are so many beautiful beads and jewelry supplies available now that the creative possibilities are endless! I will be offering many free jewelry patterns in the upcoming months. (Make sure you sign-up for our free newsletter on the right so you don’t miss[Read more]