Good Morning Cowl

Good Morning Cowl - Free Crochet Pattern

It's that time of year again. The mornings are Chili and by noon it is warm outside. The best way to dress during seasons like this is to wear layers. This cowl is made to supply warmth and comfort to help kick start our days. The stitch I came up with for this cowl is so much ...

Stitch11 Rose and Headband Pattern

Stitch11 Rose and Headband - Free Crochet Pattern

I recently started wearing headbands when I would try to pull off the "Elsa Braid". Without one, my hair on one side would slowly fall down. It didn't take long before my daughter started begging me to make her headbands also. :) If you do not know what the measurements are for who you will ...

Blue Bear Hood – Pattern Review

Blue Bear Hood

A few days ago, Niftynnifer posted a new free crochet pattern for her Beautiful Blue Bear Hood. The name for it was so fitting, because it really is BEAUTIFUL! I wanted so badly to make it... but I didn't have the correct yarn on hand. But like most of us crafters, we find a way! I ...

Minnie Mouse in Preschool

Minnie Mouse - For 3 - 5 year olds - Free Crochet Pattern

When I was first learning how to crochet, a local mom came to me while shopping in the baby food aisle at Walmart. She told me she LOVED my daughters hat (first and only thing I had made at the time) She offered me 20 dollars to make her daughter a hat too! I was so shocked ...

Free Turtle Pattern – Review

Free Turtle Pattern - Review-

I wanted to make my daughter a turtle family.  She has decided that she wants to "collect" them. I am sure she will collect these just like every other animal she can think of. ;) I searched online for free patterns for a good hour! Once I finally found this cute pattern, I knew it was ...

The Bursting Corners Granny Square

Bursting Corners - Free crochet square pattern

I had an idea in my head for a new way (for me) to make the corners of a square a little extra fun. This granny square measures four inches. I used medium weight yarn and a 4.25 mm crochet hook. You really can use any yarn or hook of your choice.. the only change ...

Cat Nap Hat

Cat Nap Hat- free crochet pattern - sizes adult, child, and toddler

  This fun cat lover crochet hat is designed to have a warm, stretchy & snug fit around the ears. The hat (in sizes adult, child, and toddler) is great for all seasons and all reasons! Supplies Med/Worsted Weight Yarn (I used black I Love This Yarn and pink Red Heart Super Saver) I/9- 5.5 MM Crochet Hook Yarn Needle Stitches ...

How to Crochet a Belt

How to Crochet a Belt

Okay, so yesterday I bought myself a new dress. I tried it on in the dressing room and fell in love. But when I got home it was a different story... I realized the dress was actually a bit big on me and the tiny braided belt that came with it wasn't really helping. Before ...

How to Crochet a V-Stitch Blanket

How to Crochet a V stitch Blanket

The V-Stitch is my go to stitch when making blankets. It works up quick and makes large holes. Large holes are great for reducing the risk of SIDS with babies and also great for those who love sticking their toes through their handmade blankets. This is the 3rd blanket I have made like this.. and ...

Free Baby Sandal Pattern – Review

Free baby sandal pattern

Within minutes after Whistle and Ivy posted her new baby sandal pattern, multiple people were sending me the link and sharing it onto my personal Facebook page. Everyone wanted to know if I could make them. I usually turn people away when it comes to shoes.. because for some reason I dread making things that go on feet. This ...