Crochet Prayer Shawl

Comfort for Cara Shawl Several years ago I taught a local crochet class in which we all crocheted a prayer shawl. Everyone did a great job with their project and several students went on to make many more for friends and family who needed a “crochet hug”. Since then I have wanted to publish the pattern here and make a video tutorial to go with it -and today’s the day that the pattern is available! Cara = friend This prayer[Read more]

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Crochet Cable Scarf

Christmas Cabled Scarf Have you tried crochet cables? I had never heard of them until about 15 years ago and have been intrigued by them ever since. Most crochet cable stitches use post stitches to create the look of stitches passing over and under each other. A post stitch is when you work around the post (or stem) of a stitch (instead of working into the loops on top) – this creates texture because now your stitches pop-out in front[Read more]

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Crochet Design Journey

Every project I create has a unique process as I take it from idea to finished design. I thought it would be interesting to explain the “design journey” of the Twilight Shawlette in this blog post. The Twilight Shawlette is a FREE pattern that you can find here on this blog. Wowed by the Yarn! Every time I stop by Hobby Lobby to pick up a craft supply, I always take a stroll through the yarn aisle. 🙂 Often there[Read more]

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Holiday Crochet Pattern Bundle

Fall is almost upon us with its cooler weather, changing colors, and maybe the kids back in school. But you know what I like most about Fall? It’s crochet weather! Time for warmer woolies, and maybe even some new patterns that I want to try out to make for myself or to give as gifts during the winter holidays. We always say we’re going to get a head start on our cold weather projects – this new bundle will help[Read more]

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Celtic Crochet Cowl

Introducing our newest Celtic Knot crochet project now available in our Etsy shop here. The Celtic Cowl features a beautiful Celtic Knot front and center with a textured stitch to frame it. The stitches in it are very simple and each step of the project is clearly explained in the 14 page instructions. I love how it turned out with these colors and look forward to wearing it all throughout the month of March! Skill Level: Easy Stitches Used: Chain,[Read more]

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