Easy Crochet Dishcloth

One of the quickest and easiest gifts to give anyone are crocheted dishcloths. Everyone can use a couple and they can be handy either in the kitchen or in the bathroom (for washing your face or body – I like to call these “spa cloths”). Since they are crocheted with cotton yarn they are durable, washable and machine dryable (is that a word? ­čÖé ). They are practical and low maintenance. Package a few with some special soap and you[Read more]

Crochet Mandala Project – FREE pattern

Many of you know that I love to crochet mandalas and that I also love to crochet outdoors. So, here is a project that combines those 2 things ­čÖé Introducing the Chunky Outdoor Mandala! I was able to quickly crochet 2 of these mandala projects and have already hung them in my backyard. This mandala project is actually a combination of 2 free mandala patterns I recently completed and I LOVE how it turned out! Would you believe it is[Read more]

Crochet Garden Mandala

If you’ve visited this blog before, you already know that I love to crochet mandalas. (You can see a bunch of my mandala patterns here) I also love flowers and being outside in a garden. When my daughters were little they loved making Fairy Houses and Fairy Gardens among the blossoms in our garden beds and now my nieces (ages 5 and 2) love to play and create in their Fairy Garden. Have you ever made a Fairy House and/or[Read more]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is just 2 days away but there still is time to make a special and meaningful gift for Mom! Here’s a list of FREE home decor and jewelry patterns that would make great gifts for Mom – Click on each title to see the pattern – Many also come with a video tutorial(You can see ALL of my FREE patterns here): 1.┬á┬áSuper Simple Cup Cozy┬á-Great beginner project and uses a fun embellishment 2.┬á┬áCeltic┬áKnot┬áBracelet┬á– So unique and quick! 3.┬á┬áSpring[Read more]

Celtic Pocket Shawl

Introducing a NEW pocket shawl project with an Irish flair – the Celtic Pocket Shawl. This design features 3 Celtic Knots of the same design, just different sizes – one large on the back center and two smaller on the pockets. Buy this pattern now in our Etsy Shop here Several years ago I discovered a beautiful hand-dyed superwash merino wool yarn called, Cadence, by Hazel Knits. At the time I crocheted 2 scarves using an orange, red and yellow[Read more]