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Foundation Double Crochet Tutorial

Foundation Double Crochet Tutorial

Today I’m excited to share one of my favorite crochet stitches with you. The foundation double crochet or fdc is a way of working the “chain” and the double crochet at the same time. Which totally eliminates the need to make long chains and then […]

Tuono Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Tuono Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

The Tuono Scarf works up super quick, as it’s crocheted with #7 jumbo yarn and a 15mm hook. This Color Cloud yarn from Lion Brand was really fun to work with and it really does feel as soft as a cloud (I imagine). I love […]

New Year New Yarn Giveaway

New Year New Yarn Giveaway

The first giveaway of the new year is here! Two balls of Lion Brand’s Scarfie yarn and an ergonomic Clover Amour hook. I’ve really enjoyed working with #5 bulky yarn this winter-it works up so quick. These Scarfie colors are great, adding color variations with […]

Dakota Hat & Scarf Set Free Crochet Pattern

Dakota Hat & Scarf Set Free Crochet Pattern

Contrast and texture abound in this stunning hat and scarf set that is sure to please the whole family. Crocheted in Red Heart with Love which has so many gorgeous color options, deciding on which ones may be the hardest part. The Dakota Hat is […]

Berry Christmas Cup Cozy Pattern

Berry Christmas Cup Cozy Pattern

The Berry Christmas Cup Cozy is the perfect way to gift a card-with a handmade touch. Small and fast this little cozy doesn’t take much time or yarn. I love a good scrap yarn project. The Berry Christmas Cup Cozy pattern uses the uneven berry […]

Veneto V-Stitch Crochet Hat Pattern

Veneto V-Stitch Crochet Hat Pattern

The Veneto Hat will keep you warm and looking stylish through the winter. Crocheted with the versatile v-stitch in bulky yarn this hat works up quickly, and showcases the yarn’s color. To make them both, get the Veneto Scarf pattern also. This is my favorite crochet […]

Christmas Curly Elf Hat Free Crochet Pattern

Christmas Curly Elf Hat Free Crochet Pattern

The Curly Elf Hat is the perfect accessory for all your holiday festivities. Which may just be baking delicious homemade cookies in your kitchen, or “decking the halls” at home. Or maybe you’ve got a full party schedule lined up, either way the Curly Elf […]

Crochet Chevron Baby Blanket Free Pattern

Crochet Chevron Baby Blanket Free Pattern

This Chevron Blanket is reminiscent of the classic chevron blankets crocheted by grandma. Even the autumnal color way of this striped chevron brings back memories of her handmade throw draped on the couch. To give this classic chevron a modern look I chose to create […]

Pixie Spice Free Crochet Hat Pattern

Pixie Spice Free Crochet Hat Pattern

This pixie hat is just the perfect style for this time of year. Crisp mornings, falling leavings and warm fires bring images of my little ones cavorting outdoors like wood sprites adorned with these pixie hats in every autumn color- rust, chocolate and butterscotch. And […]

November’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway

November’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway

Happy Thanksgiving y’all! As I write this the kids (or most of them) are napping, pumpkin pies are cooling and my feet are already tired! We’ll be keeping the festivities low key this year, as my husband has the flu-boo. But we have much to […]