Patriotic Crochet

Patriotic Crochet Today I have rounded up a collection of patriotic themed crochet patterns in this edition of Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 28 (WWPP, V28). With the Fourth of July holiday just around the corner, most of us will be celebrating our Nation’s Independence Day with festivities to include gathering with friends and family, […]

Memorial Day Sale

Memorial Day Sale   Sunny’s Sunhat is one of my favorite patterns! It is the PERFECT shade hat and made with the suggested cotton yarn, is cool and comfy. With the stitch combo used in the pattern, there is no need for wires or stiffeners! Pattern also includes instructions for sizing from children to adult, […]

Bubblelicious Bestie

Bubblelicious Bestie   This Fluffy Bestie is another fun image from Sherri Baldy. I had forgotten how to color soap bubbles, so with the magic of You Tube I went to work relearning just how to accomplish that. I then went stash diving (amazing what you’ll find in your stash!) for paper and embellishments. I […]

Taking Time to Color

Taking Time to Color I so love to color – it is a tie between coloring and crochet. I haven’t colored for a couple of years, mainly concentrating on my crochet. But last week, I put the hook down and unpacked my coloring and cardmaking supplies. I found the cutest images from Sherri Baldy in her […]

YeeHaw ~ Pattern Review!

YeeHaw ~ A Pattern Review! A friend needed a cowgirl hat and matching boots for her niece’s new baby girl! So a hunting I did go and found these adorable patterns from Elizabeth Alan AKA “The Lovely Crow” on Ravelry for the Cowboy Hat and Boots set.   For the hat, I used Bernat Handicrafter […]

Poinsettia Napkin Rings Pattern Review

It all started when a sweet friend saw a free pattern I shared on my Facebook Page, the Poinsettia Napkin Ring from Craft Passion. She ordered a dozen of them. The original pattern called for two strands of #8 thread and a steel hook. After many attempts and long breaks in between, I succumbed to the […]