It's that time of year again! I will admit, the only reason I get excited about the colder air flowing through, is because it means it's CROCHET SEASON and an excuse to wear cute hats! My mini-boss is at it again...giving me all her demands! This little 6-year-old firecracker has the most amazing mind and creative ...
I have been working a lot, but not sharing enough!!!
Before I go into detail of what's been going on behind the scenes, I will share with you TWO free crochet patterns!! The Boutique Bow and The Olivia's Tutu. Both of these designs are being worn by my daughter in the photo and painting above. <3
Meet Andrea Aizlewood! Andrea is a stay at home mom with her toddler. She enjoys living a natural and healthy lifestyle and strives to help others to do the same.
Andrea is wanting to get started with sharing her love for healthy and delicious foods with the world! What better way to jump into the blogging world ...
Each time I make something... I tend to want to do things a little differently.
I decided to use Caron Simply Soft this time.
In order to get the correct size, instead of using the original Minnie Mouse Hat for Preschoolers or the Child Size Minnie Mouse Hat, I used the Hat Pattern from the Batman Hat.
N-9mm crochet hook
Red Heart "Velvety" - Bulky 5
FSC - Foundation Single Crochet
CH - Chain
SC - Single Crochet
Before I share the pattern, I want to take a moment to share with you how much I am loving this "Velvety" yarn from Red Heart. It's super soft which is a given for the "love" factor.. ...
The Optical Illusion Baby Blanket is designed for my new baby cousin Gracie. But, with a change of colors, you can customize this free blanket crochet pattern for any baby or even change up the size! <3
NOTE- You can choose to use the joining method and "join as you go" to minimize your yarn ends ...
I love all the wonderful feedback I have received for my Natures Color Combos! Thank you everyone for the inspiration to even make them.. and now to make this tutorial.
Why do you want to know how to make a color pallet? Because you can use your own back yard for inspiration from yarn shopping, dying, ...
I had seen many photos and demonstrations for this "amazing" 3D fiber mascara. No amount of photos or videos could ever give this amazing beauty supply justice. Let me tell you my experience... then you decide for yourself!
A friend of mine, LeAnne Greene of LA Crochet, discovered this Fiber Mascara and is sharing the love with ...
A couple of my crochet blogging friends recently shared 10 things about themselves that most of us would have never known or guessed about them. I found it so nice and interesting to get to know them more on a personal level. We all know each others favorite yarn choices, colors, and projects... but rarely ...
Number 1 is simple. If you are able to adopt an animal..... do it.
Number 2- Cleaning supplies- and better yet, cleaning supplies that are animal and environmentally friendly!
Number 3- Donate old blankets and towels.
Number 4- Depending on the shelter, you may even be able to foster the animals!
Number 5- Share share share!!! Sometimes it ...
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While browsing the RAKJPatterns Blog, I found a free crochet pattern for a toddler poncho!! If you are in the Yartist Facebook group you already know that I had been searching for an adorable poncho pattern for a while now. There are 3 things I love about this pattern right away. 1- simplicity! You all know ...