Celtic Crochet Necklace

Celtic Necklace This Celtic Necklace was part of a special art display several years ago. I taught crochet at an art school that is affiliated with a local art museum. The museum held a special art display for the school’s instructors and I chose to have this Celtic Princess Necklace be a part of the art show. The original piece was crocheted in all silver metallic embroidery thread. Now the Celtic Necklace pattern is available in my Etsy shop here[Read more]

Crochet Shamrock Decoration

Crochet Shamrock Decoration The idea for this crochet shamrock decoration was born over 10 years ago when I submitted my first group of ideas to a publisher. A different idea was accepted and became my first published design, the Celtic Knot Scarf , and this shamrock went into ‘hibernation’. 🙂 Many Motifs Make a Pretty Garland! Well, I recently found my notes for this crochet shamrock decoration and worked up an updated version – I LOVE how it turned out[Read more]

Celtic Heart Valentine Projects

Celtic Heart Projects Here are 3 of my Celtic Heart Projects. Over the years I have designed several crochet projects using the heart shape – it’s one of my most favorite type of projects to design! Hearts are very easy to crochet and fun to incorporate in all sorts of projects. The Classic Heart Shape – A Beautiful Symbol The heart is a wonderful and universal symbol of love all over the world. You probably use it all throughout the[Read more]

5 Quick & Pretty Crochet Christmas Projects

As you may know I love to design and crochet quick and pretty projects! Many of my days are very full with homeschooling and teaching and the little fast projects fit my lifestyle very well. This blog is full of quick and pretty projects. As I was looking over the “Free Patterns” page, I realized that several of the designs could work as Christmas-themed projects with just a few small changes or adjustments. So, here are 5 FREE patterns (originally[Read more]

Crochet Christmas Earrings

Crochet Christmas Earrings Christmas will be here before you know it so I have a quick project for you – Crochet Christmas Earrings made with little holly leaves! I have always loved the shape and look of holly leaves – we have a few bushes in our yard and they always look great. Deep green waxy and pointy leaves with bright red berries – the birds love them, too. 🙂 Of course, the holly and its berries are part of[Read more]