Free Crochet eBook … Learn to Crochet Geometric Patterns: 11 Hexagon Crochet Motifs

All Free Crochet Afghan Patterns just released their latest free crochet eBook, Learn to Crochet Geometric Patterns: 11 Hexagon Crochet Motifs.  This ebook features 11 beautiful hexagon patterns, including the one for my granny hexagon blanket I shared with you awhile back. If you missed it, you can click here for the pattern or on the image […]

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How To Do a Blanket Stitch

I have a fun project planned for us later in the week … crochet edged tea towels (posted now here)! So fun! But before we get to that, there is a first step that I think deserves a tutorial of its own … the blanket stitch. In this post, I am going to show you how to do […]

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Free Heart Sachet Pattern from Stitch Red in Honor of American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month and time to join together to support heart health and research. Heart Disease remains the #1 killer of women in the U.S. and is more deadly than all forms of cancer. Go Red for Women gives us 10 Ways to Go Red This February to show our support. And may I suggest […]

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5 Knit and Crochet Health Concerns and What You Can Do

©Dolgachov via Knitting and crocheting can provide such tremendous health benefits, both mentally and physically, not to mention great pleasure as well. In fact, in Kathryn Vercillo’s book, Crochet Saved My Life: The Mental and Physical Benefits of Crochet, she documents the health benefits crochet and crafting can provide and how it has helped people heal from a […]

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Crochet Gift Card Holder Pattern

Crochet gift card holders are a great way to add a handmade or more personal touch when giving a gift card. I love that the recipient can get exactly what  they want and need and still now I put time and thought into making the gift feel special and personal. The crochet gift card holders […]

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Craftsy Class Sale!

Craftsy is having a Perfect Match Flash Sale this weekend! You can take advantage of this Craftsy class sale with up to 50% off perfect matches (for Valentines Day, get it?!?) of 2 Craftsy online classes. You can bundle classes for a bigger discount! Act fast, the offer ends at 11pm PST on February 16, 2014. Click here to […]

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Erin Condren Giveaway

I always love an Erin Condren Giveaway! Erin Condren planners are great for men too … just ask Melanie from It Happens in a Blink. Her hubby liked hers so much that she ordered him one too! Visit her blog to read their story and see how her hubby uses his planner. And best of all, […]

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Angry Birds Bad Piggies Needle Felting Tutorial

You may remember my attempt a few weeks back to get get my little one off the video games and into some real play by making him some needle felted angry birds. Well, I am happy to say it worked! He loves building up Lego towers and launching his birds to knock them over.  And […]

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Fabulous Fiber Arts Projects Roundup

I have such a deep appreciation for fiber arts … crochet, knitting, felting, sewing, needlepoint, weaving … you name it, I love it! I am better at some then others, but I love them all. Sewing, for example? … let’s just say that I can turn turn on my machine and sew a straight line. […]

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How to Make Felted Wool Dryer Balls

Anything that saves money and eliminates some of the chemicals we use in our day to day life is good in my book. Plus, I have to admit I love the fun factor of being able to dress up these cute felted wool dryer balls! In case you are new to the idea of wool […]

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Pom Pom Topiary

A little while back I shared this fun pom pom topiary on my friend Kadie’s blog over at Seven Alive as part of her Kids Craft Week, and I love it so much that I thought I would share it with you all here too! It is such a fun yarnie project to make. It’s quick […]

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