Tutorial – How I make a Tassel!

I needed to make a tassel for my Stella Slouch Hat Crochet Pattern and thought while I was at it, I would work up a tutorial on just how I went about accomplishing this! Now don’t forget to subscribe to this blog, for more great tutorials, free patterns, tip & tricks, and giveaways! TASSEL TUTORIAL: […]

Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 13 – Mandalas, Motifs & Grannys!

It’s time to start on those afghan, throws, baby blankets, pillows, bedding, hot pads, dish cloths, coasters, place mats, ornaments, jewelry and even purses to finish in time for all of the gifts you are giving this year; Birthdays, Graduation, College care packages, Baby Showers, New Arrivals, Anniversaries, and YES, Even Christmas! This week’s edition […]

Featured Designer & Free Pattern Review!

It all started with the listing on Ravelry for this beautiful Granny Heart Free Pattern from Crochet Tea Party. I liked the free pattern so much, I made a few up and then decided to contact the designer, Deborah, thus resulting in today’s post! Featured Designer Interview Q&A with Deborah from Crochet Tea Party: Q: […]

Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 12 – hoot Hoot HOOT OWLS!

This week’s edition of Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 12 will have an “owly” theme to it! You’ll find 25 crochet pattern links, both free and paid, in the numbered photocollage coordinated link list! When researching Owls for today’s blog post, I came upon many articles regarding this wise wilderness creature, and decided upon this […]

Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 11 ~ Hounds-Tooth Style!

My inspiration for this week’s edition of Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 11 is credited to my darling daughter-in-law! She came home with two pairs of hounds-tooth patterned trousers – traditional white/black and another pair in blue/black – so here we go with all pattern links hounds-toothy-style this week! Find the corresponding numbered pattern link […]

Feature Pattern Review & Pairing Sale!

There’s a new arrival due any day now so I’ve paired the Baby Sophia Cloche with the Wrap Around Boots – and what a ding-dang-darling early 20th century set to gift to the newborn! I am so excited about the pairing of the patterns, I have put the Baby Sophia Cloche on sale for 60% off the list price […]


There’s a giveaway game going on over on my Facebook Page! Ten to Twenty (the more who play, the greater the giveaway) Stella Slouch Hat patterns are up for grabs! Ends 02/02/15 at noon PST, so hurry on over! The rules are super easy and it’s fun to play! Click here to begin play! ♥ ~ Wendy