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Crochet Herringbone Infinity Scarf

I enjoyed the herringbone bootcuffs so much, I decided to make a scarf to go with them. I’m pretty happy with the infinity scarf that has resulted! Loops and Threads Charisma yarn is soft and cozy, which will make this… Continue Reading →

Say “Thank you” in color

As requested, another handy little Color-Me-Postcard to have in your arsenal: Thank you. Hand drawn by me, downloadable by you.  Print it out, color it pretty, and send it to say thanks!  What other postcards would be useful to have… Continue Reading →

Herringbone Crochet Boot Cuffs

These boot cuffs are made with bulky yarn, and are super cozy. I experimented with the herringbone half double crochet stitch, and I liked what I saw. These are very easy, and even easier to adjust the sizes. Simply add more stitches to the double crochet foundation row.

Say Happy Birthday with a Color-Me-Postcard

Join me in wishing my very talented sister a Happy Birthday!  This year I’m skipping the card aisle and instead, sending her a personalized Color-Me-Postcard.  Hand-drawn by me, downloadable and colorable by you.  The best part? I can send her… Continue Reading →

Your Holiday Crochet-Gift-Giving Guide

September is well under way, which can only mean one thing: It’s time to start you Christmas gift crochet projects. Don’t worry, I’m here to save you time by telling you the best patterns for gift giving, so fire up your Ravelry queue, and let’s get to work.

What the heck is a bullet journal?!

About 3 weeks ago, I made a major life decision: to start a bullet journal!  If you don’t know what a bullet journal is, you’re not alone.  I didn’t know what it was 30 minutes before I decided to start… Continue Reading →

Mosaic Tile Office A/C Guard

If you’re anything like me, you dress for the weather. I live in a swampland from April-September, so my wardrobe consists of skirts and sleeveless dresses. I’m not exactly prepared for the sub-arctic temperatures that the office can get to… Continue Reading →

Whoooooo wants to walk the plank?

If you love pirates and you love owls, you should probably make this pirate owl hat. It’s not a freebie, so I’m here to help with some advice on whether or not this is a Pattern Worth Paying For.

Color-Me-Postcard: I’m with her

Next up in our Color-Me-Postcard series: I’m with Her. We are not a political blog.  We would much rather discuss the intricacies of a challenging crochet stitch than the nuances of a stump speech.  If this were any other election… Continue Reading →

Shake, Rattle, and Roll: Ice cream cone baby rattles

Ice cream cone baby rattle: A quick, simple crochet pattern that allows you to use small amounts of yarn you already have on hand.

You’re an Animal! DIY Hooded Towel

There are two great perks of having friends with babies.  A) You get an adorable flower girl for your wedding and B) You have an excuse for making ridiculously adorable crafts for no real reason other than that they are ridiculously… Continue Reading →

Let’s Get Lost

Next up in our Color-Me-Postcard series: Let’s Get Lost. The perfect tidbit of adult coloring book, in the perfect sendable package. Hand drawn by me, downloadable by you.  Color it and send it.  Or send it for them to color!… Continue Reading →

Eclectic Mix

As you may know, I DIY’d just about everything at my recent wedding.  The invites, the chalkboards, the candy buffet, and even the bar.  As we were only serving beer and wine to a crowd that didn’t drink much, it made… Continue Reading →

When skies are gray

Another Friday Freebie in our Postcard Series, a new hand-drawn Color-Me-Postcard: You Are My Sunshine. If you’re like me, you may use it as a new excuse to buy yet another set of new markers.  46 colors, and the perfect… Continue Reading →

Love Always Wins

Next up in our new series of coloring book postcards: Love Always Wins. Sometimes, when the world doesn’t make sense–when innocent people die at night clubs, or routine traffic stops, or peaceful protests–it’s an easy thing to forget.  So print this… Continue Reading →

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