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Rainbow Baby Blanket

Something happens when you’re in your 30s: Everyone you know starts having babies. When my friends first started having babies, I could afford (with both time and money) to make them blankets like The Owl Obsession. But that blanket, and… Continue Reading →

Striped fan beanie and messy bun hat

As a Christmas present, Holli asked me to make her husband and son matching hats in the team colors of the Miami Dolphins. Then I realized just how many people I could check off my holiday gift-giving list with this… Continue Reading →

Autumn Starter Set

Ah, fall. When it’s 30 degrees in the morning, and 70 in the afternoon. What I need is a new pair of fingerless gloves and cozy headband do the trick in the mornings, but easy enough to stick in my… Continue Reading →

Autumn Coasters

This past summer, sweating water glasses and new furniture drove me to create the most delicious looking coaster set ever.  I certainly still love these, but for some reason, donuts scream summer to me.  Since I’m looking to add more… Continue Reading →

Where’s Waldo?

A few years ago, Holli and I, along with our significant others, decided to run the annual Halloween 6.66 miler in Salem, MA. Given that it was Halloween, and Salem, we needed costumes that were going to be easy enough… Continue Reading →

Crocheted Pumpkin Hat

It’s that time of year again. The leaves are turning. The air is getting cooler. And everything at the grocery store is suddenly pumpkin flavored. To make sure that your kid can blend in with the season, you’ll want this… Continue Reading →

The Scepter Rattle: NOW let the rumpus start!

Now that you’ve made Max’s crown for your little beast, you’re probably wondering: how can any good Max get a good rumpus going without a scepter? Don’t fear, we’ve got that covered too. Only we’ve turned that scepter into a… Continue Reading →

Let the Wild Rumpus Start!

When a good friend of mine recently had a baby boy named Max, I immediately thought of Max from Where the Wild Things Are. And every good Max needs a crown and a scepter to declare a start to the… Continue Reading →

Crochet Pineapple Pincushion

A quick and easy DIY pincushion that will keep your pins in one place, and make you hungry for summer and tropical locations.

Easter Egg Cocoon

I recently reviewed the Owl Cocoon, and after making one cocoon, I thought why not make another? And since Holli’s little man was scheduled to arrive just in time for Easter and I was experimenting with Chevron stitches, an Easter… Continue Reading →

The T-shirt Tote

I recently posted instructions for making your own t-shirt yarn. Now you’re probably wondering what to do with that t-shirt yarn. It’s very simple: Make a t-shirt tote bag. A tote bag is the perfect project for homemade t-shirt yarn…. Continue Reading →

Sleepy Time Owl

Sometimes, you get an idea in your head about a project, but the finished product just doesn’t look the way you imagined. Other times, what you end up with is EXACTLY what you pictured in your head. Luckily, the sleepy… Continue Reading →

Fore! Yoda and Mickey Golf Club Covers

Last year for Christmas, I made my dad 5 different team color golf club covers. And since he’s retired and lives a life of leisure, he literally uses them all the time. So, guess what, dad? You’re getting golf club… Continue Reading →

Hat Phanatics

Free crochet pattern: Phillie Phanatic. This one will require a few supplies, and stitching everything together will take some time, but it will be worth it!

Crochet mushroom baby rattle

I’m going to be an aunt! I’m going to be an aunt! These are very exciting times for me, and, I’m sure, Holli and her husband. Holli immediately declared that she wanted a woodland creature theme for the nursery, so… Continue Reading →

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