By: Joanna's Crochet Project Level Easy Materials Lion Brand Flikka , size 3 dk weight (50% cotton 50% polyester, 3.5oz/100g, 196yds/179m) Color: Jump Rope, 1 skein 5mm hook Yarn needle Gauge/Measurements 14 hdc x 10 rows= 4 x 4 in(10.2cm) Square Finished measurements laid flat: 8.75in x 8.75in Stitches Used/ Abbreviations Chain- ch Slip Stitch-… Continue reading Autumn Breeze Beanie
Free Crochet Pattern Alert!!
Hi Everyone!! I'm excited to bring you all a free pattern. As you may notice from the picture, I still had an obsession with Lion Brand's new Dotted Line yarn when making this piece. I still had 1 ball of it left and while recuperating from a recent knee injury I came up with this… Continue reading Free Crochet Pattern Alert!!
Yarn review: Knit Picks Capretta Superwash Yarn
Colorways pictured: Moonstone Heather and Tansy Heather Disclaimer: I purchased all yarn. This is a completely independent review. There may be links to my patterns and/or social media accounts. Hello Maker's, Today we have another yarn review!! I'm loving this blog series!! It gives me a chance to dive into new yarn and also some… Continue reading Yarn review: Knit Picks Capretta Superwash Yarn
New Pattern Alert: Falling Waters Shawl
Hello Everyone, I'm so excited for this new shawl pattern that I've designed!!! When I saw the new "Dotted Line" yarn that Lion Brand put out I instantly fell in love with it just from the pictures alone. I knew I had to get my hands on it right away and as soon as I… Continue reading New Pattern Alert: Falling Waters Shawl
Yarn Review: Lion Brand Yarn’s New Dotted Line Yarn
** Disclaimer: I purchased this yarn myself. All thoughts and opinions are my own. ** Hello All, I'm back with another yarn review. Today's review is on Lion Brand Yarns new "Dotted Line" yarn. Listed below are the specifics of the yarn and then we'll get to the good stuff... the review. Lion Brand Yarns… Continue reading Yarn Review: Lion Brand Yarn’s New Dotted Line Yarn
Reflecting on my year as a Maker!
Hello Everybody, Today's my birthday!!! I'm not going to lie, I didn't know how I felt about my birthday this year. Normally I would be getting very excited about my upcoming travels and just wanted it to come so I could enjoy the destination I chose to celebrate my birthday that year. Well this year… Continue reading Reflecting on my year as a Maker!
Yarn Review: Mary Maxim’s New Simply Natural Yarn
**DISCLAIMER: This yarn was sent to me by the company to review. However, all thoughts and opinions about the product are my own.** Hello Everyone, Today's post is a yarn review on Mary Maxim's new "Simply Natural" yarn. I'm so excited about this yarn release because it's been a long time coming. I had the… Continue reading Yarn Review: Mary Maxim’s New Simply Natural Yarn
Lost your Crojo? Here’s 5 tips to help you get it back!
Hello All, Have you ever found yourself in a funk when it came to crochet? Like you didn't have any inspiration to create or even look at your hooks? I know I've been there many times and these are some of the tips and tricks I used to get my crojo back. 5 Tips on… Continue reading Lost your Crojo? Here’s 5 tips to help you get it back!
Stitching Away Stress
Hello All, As some of you may know, April is "Stitch Away Stress" month within the knit and crochet community. To be honest you guys, I've had a very stressful April so far. I started my certification program in Health Informatics ,I have my 9 to 5 which has been very demanding and stressful over… Continue reading Stitching Away Stress
Spring has come and this is the perfect beanie to wear during these warmer spring days.