You may have seen my recent post with the release of my Loop-d-Loop Crochet Booties. So I thought this would be a good time to share the tutorial on how to achieve this fun stitch. It takes a little practice to get the loops even, but it is worth it for the cute end result. You can use this stitch in so many different ways.....pillows, skirts, hemlines, vests, handbags and of course booties! The possibilities are endless and I hope you enjoy the tutorial. *** Shop our … [Read more...] about Tutorial: Loop Stitch Crochet
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These crochet booties are one of my favorites they are unisex and so versatile. I'm re-releasing the pattern with some great new mods and at a special price in my Craftsy shop for a limited time. With winter coming, don't miss out on this great deal! Introducing the Moccasin - relaxed and fun this little classic can be made with loops or snip them for a traditional fringe. In addition to being stylish, the lace around the ankle guarantees a perfect fit. The Ankle Bootie is a classic and … [Read more...] about Loop-d-Loop Crochet Booties
A crochet tale ......Once upon a time I visited a terrific yarn store and filled my basket with many skeins and cones of yarn. I didn't have a specific project in mind for any of them, but my senses were stimulated by the colors, textures and silky, soft feel of these fibers. One particular blueish cone of bamboo fingering, caught my eye and tickled my fancy. After giving it some thought I decided to make a shawl. I selected a hook and began to try stitch combinations. I quickly settled … [Read more...] about To Lace or Not to Lace… That is the Crochet Question!
I'm releasing two new crochet patterns today. Isn't my model gorgeous? The first is a Missy Claus Skirt & Headband. I had originally planned a hat but a friend suggested the headband as a clever twist and I love the way it turned out. The next is a coordinating Missy Claus Apron & Hat. They can be worn together or separate and the apron has two options for the back closure, and is trimmed with holly and berries. Both patterns are available in all my shops but will be offered at a … [Read more...] about Missy Claus Crochet Skirt Set