Featured Pattern Review and A Tip!

Over the holidays my hooks were full of “gifts” – these were one of my most favorite projects made! I found the cutest pattern on Ravelry from designer Heidi Yates, owner of Snappy Tots and knew I HAD to make the Snappy Slippers! This pattern has a ton of other features and variations to make your […]

Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 7

In keeping with the theme of the Roaring 20’s and the new season of Downton Abbey beginning, this week’s issue of Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks is all about the Cloche! I’ve rounded up a host of both free and paid patterns! I also found a quick read regarding the fashion and style of the hat […]

Free Pattern Cloche Hat!

Here we go friends, a new pattern release! I absolutely love the fashion of the 1900’s, and the roaring 20’s is one of my favorite decades for women’s hats! With this week’s season premiere of the PBS Masterpiece Theater series opener of Downton Abbey, I found inspiration for this new Downton Style Cloche design. Worked […]

Pantone’s COTY 2015 Announced!

When I first saw the lineup of colors, I thought WOW – what a wonderful spectrum from cool to warm, and then somewhere in between! Pantone Color Institute, the world leader in color design, released their color choices for Spring/Summer 2015 a few months ago, but I just sat down today to find out what […]

Wendy’s Weekly Pattern Picks, Vol 6

This week it’s all about covering your noggin from the elements of the burry cold winter! Yes, I’m talking about that ever popular slouchy beanie that young and old alike are sporting this season to keep that noggin warm! Here’s a compilation of both free and paid crochet patterns that caught my eye this week. […]