This post contains affiliate links. The opinions are mine, based on my use and testing of this model. 13w Craft Space Organizer Review & Giveaway! With the holidays upon us I've been spending quite a bit of time at my front door collecting packages from our local UPS delivery guy. Last week, I received a medium size box that I did not recall ordering, so I couldn't wait to open it and see what it was. I quickly sliced the packaging and started rummaging through packing … [Read more...] about OttLite Review and Giveaway – Merry Christmas!
Welcome to the Linky Ladies Community Link Party! This is a fiber arts weekly party and is live from Tuesday at 12:00 am, ending on Sunday at 12:00 pm (PST). Link up your finished projects showing off your crochet, knit, embroidery, tatting, weaving, macramé, or anything fiber arts related. The five most popular links will be in the Featured Five Club and shared on our social media the following week. This is a co-hosted party by “The Linky Ladies” – Crystalized Designs, Pattern Paradise, … [Read more...] about Linky Ladies Community Link Party #83
Trellis Slippers for Men & Women This week I realized I was short a Christmas gift for my dad! Well what do you get the man who has everything? Hmm, I thought and thought and realized that although he likes the styling of a traditional loafer slipper, he doesn't like the leather or other traditional materials they are generally constructed with. He does love a soft, thick and warm sock though. Aha! What if I combine the styling of a loafer with a thick, cushiony yarn feel -- And … [Read more...] about Crochet Pattern: Trellis Slippers
Bean Town Beanie & Messy Bun Hat Well, I jumped on the messy bun bandwagon! Well, not quite -- I had a beanie in the works and decided to add the messy bun option and two different brim options too! I love the way this hat turned out. It's a new stitch for me, one I've been wanting to try for a while and finally the time seemed right. I love how it creates a lot of texture and sort of a woven look. The pattern includes a basic band that I like with the beanie or slouchy and … [Read more...] about Crochet Pattern: Bean Town Beanie & Messy Bun Hat
Spangle Wrap Super Scarf A month or so ago, I received this lovely, sparkly metallic yarn from Premiere Yarns. I was pretty excited as I don't often work with novelty yarns and this one had just the right amount of glitz and glamour for the holiday season and, it was in rich shades of purple, which is my favorite color! I knew I wanted to make an elegant, dressy and lacy wrap / super scarf to wear to holiday parties and such. Although I wanted lace, I wanted a more updated lace rather than the … [Read more...] about Free Crochet Pattern: Spangle Wrap Super Scarf