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Peekaboo Sun Hat Free Crochet Along, Part 1

Peekaboo Sun Hat Free Crochet Along, Part 1

Hi! Welcome to my first crochet along (CAL)! I’m so excited to share this free crochet sun hat pattern with you. This pattern is written for all sizes! I can’t wait to see all of your hats and the creative choices you make to customize […]

Incrocio Crochet Cowl Tutorial & Pattern

Incrocio Crochet Cowl Tutorial & Pattern

Of all the cotton cowls I’ve designed, my favorite is this Incrocio Cowl. I love how this stitch and yarn combo worked out! Incrocio means crossroad in Italian-since this design creates a bit of an intersection I thought it an appropriate name. This is a […]

Iris Stitch Crochet Photo & Video Tutorial

Iris Stitch Crochet Photo & Video Tutorial

I love working with cotton yarn, it’s one of my favorite things about summer crocheting! There are so many gorgeous stitches and patterns to try in different yarn weights and fibers. I enjoy seeing how each one works up a little differently and how some […]

June’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway

June’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway

It’s June here and the weather is warming up (if it’s not already super hot where you are!) and that means lots of cotton yarn and summer crochet projects. Red Heart’s It’s A Wrap is the perfect solution. It’s a cotton and acrylic blend that […]

Crochet Colorblock Cowl Free Pattern

Crochet Colorblock Cowl Free Pattern

This Colorblock Cowl is the perfect summer stash buster. Only small amounts of yarn are needed of each color and when combined, they create a cowl customized just for you. I crocheted this cowl in four colors, but of course you could adjust the number […]

Blueberry Lemonade Cotton Crochet Cowl Pattern

Blueberry Lemonade Cotton Crochet Cowl Pattern

This cotton cowl is actually the first one I created in this series of cotton cowls I’ve been working on. I love this colorway from Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Cotton line called Paris in June. But as I had summer on the brain it […]

Archwork Cotton Crochet Cowl Free Pattern

Archwork Cotton Crochet Cowl Free Pattern

I must admit that I have been dragging my feet when it comes to crocheting for warm weather. Mostly that’s the weather’s fault. How can I think of open, airy patterns when it’s still cool in the mornings and barely warming up in the afternoon? […]

May’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway!

May’s Hook & Yarn Giveaway!

I’ve been up to my elbows in cotton yarn lately, working on a round of summer friendly cowls! So I thought a cotton yarn giveaway was in order for May. Here’s a little peek of one of the cowls I have coming soon. Look for […]

Easy Crochet Mesh Triangle Shawl Pattern

Easy Crochet Mesh Triangle Shawl Pattern

I love creating beautiful handmade gifts when I have time. I crocheted this mesh shawl for my son’s kindergarten teacher, as a thank you gift. Teachers are special and never receive enough credit! I’m so thankful for the wonderful teachers in my kids’0 lives. I […]

Crochet Slanting Cluster (Bead) Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Crochet Slanting Cluster (Bead) Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

As we approach the end of the school year, I start thinking about teacher gifts. And if I start early enough I know I can gift handmade items that will be loved and show how much I appreciate all that my kids’ teachers poor into […]