Mini Puppy Rose

For a couple of months now I have been having fun experimenting with velvet yarn. Some of the projects I have made with this yarn are posted here on the blog: Red Rose Pin and the Easy Velvety Infinity Scarf. Have you tried crocheting with velvet yarn yet? – Sometimes it is called “chenille” and can come in various thicknesses. I love how it is soft and thick and gives a lot of dimension to your crocheted projects. I’ve found[Read more]

Christmas Pattern Round-up

Here are 7 Christmas patterns that you can find here on our blog or in our Etsy shop. Each project is small and works up quickly so you still have time to finish at least one before Christmas! Christmas Holly Leaf Scarf Every time I wear this scarf I get several compliments on it. There are 2 versions included in the pattern based on using either one or two strands of yarn. The original yarn that I created the scarf[Read more]

Lacy Dog Collar

This post contains affiliate links – for our complete disclosure policy click here This is our Sadie girl – she is a miniature dachshund that will let us put any outfit on her.  She is very sweet and fun even though she does get into mischief on occasion!  I created this collar so she would have something festive to wear for our annual family Christmas picture.  It uses simple stitch combinations and works up quickly. Yes, Sadie is tiny (only 10[Read more]