Velvet Crochet Pumpkins

Crochet Pumpkins! It’s time to crochet pumpkins! Pumpkins are a great decoration and super fun to crochet. There are so many variations of crochet pumpkins that you can make. When I saw the beautiful “Pumpkin” velvet yarn at my local Hobby Lobby, I just had to design a fall crochet decoration with it! Plus, velvet yarns are back in style now 🙂 They are so fun to design and crochet with! If you haven’t crocheted with them yet, I highly[Read more]

Crochet Shawlette

Have you ever crocheted a shawlette? A “shawlette” is exactly what it sounds like – a mini-version of a shawl. I love how they are quick to crochet and can be worn different ways. When I came up with this project idea I started with the beautiful yarn – I loved the colors and the iridescent thread twisted in with the cotton. I had the large scallop edging in mind, too and was looking for a way to use it[Read more]

Crochet Mandala

Mandala Trio The Mandala Trio is one of my favorite mandalas to design and crochet! It is an intermediate pattern because of the tall cluster stitches that require some experience but once you get the hang of how they work, you end up repeating them several times in each mandala – and each mandala mirrors the others to make for a coordinated wall hanging! Purchase the Pattern Click here to purchase this pattern in my Etsy Shop I appreciate your[Read more]

DIY Wedding Accessory

I enjoy attending weddings that have several handmade elements in them. It is a treat to see the homemade touches that are personalized for the bride and groom and their families. I think it makes the ceremony, reception and entire day so much more meaningful and special. So, here is one unique DIY wedding accessory that you can make for yourself (or someone you know) to add that special touch while honoring your Irish heritage and/or incorporating your love of[Read more]

Easy Crochet Shawl

Easy Crochet Shawl Introducing an easy crochet shawl – the Lacy Shells Shawl! This pattern is simple to follow and creates a very pretty stitch pattern with the alternating shells and open spaces. I love to crochet and design shawls because they are a great canvas for showing off crochet stitches and beautiful yarn. Plus, most shawls fit a variety of sizes and look great on a variety of body types! (This post includes affiliate links. To read our full[Read more]