99 Crochet Post Stitches If you have followed me for a little while you know I'm a fan of post stitches. Post stitches are so versatile and can take a project from ordinary to extraordinary. They are the magic that creates cables, celtic weave and many more of my favorite looks. The use of post stitches creates depth and texture that can not be duplicated with other stitches. So, I was thrilled when Leisure Arts gave me the opportunity to review 99 Crochet Post Stitches by Darla Sims. This … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – 99 Crochet Post Stitches & Giveaway!
I have long been a fan of Red Heart Soft yarn. Recently they introduced a bulky version too, so naturally I had to test it out (see my quick and free Essentials Baby Blanket pattern using this yarn)! Red Heart Soft Essentials is a 100% acrylic yarn, the same as its worsted weight cousin, Red Heart Soft, but in a chunky #5 weight. This makes it perfect for so many different projects from baby items to fashion accessories. It has a lovely sheen and soft drape with a rich, cozy feel. The … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – Red Heart Soft Essentials Yarn