Why I Enjoy Crochet

I love crocheting, its relaxing, I can put it down every other stitch to tend to the boys if needed, and it sometimes feels like I am doing exactly that. I enjoy learning new stitches and techniques to improve my crochet. And its just plain awesome what can be made out of yarn! I have …

Seraphina’s Shawl

  I was able to buy a couple cakes of yarn that had been on my wish list to try a couple moths ago.  The yarn is My Melodyy Wolltraum, and it a lovely gradient yarn that is 50% cotton and 50% acrylic. They have so many lovely gradients, and it make for great light …

The Night Circus Infinity Scarf

I bought this yarn from Yarn Baby thinking it would make a perfect gift. The color way is Night Circus after a book of the same name published in 2012. The book sounds like an entertaining read, but my ability to “inhale” books as been greatly diminished since having two children within 2 years. It …

Juliette Shawl Progress

Currently one of the projects I’m stuck on is this lovely circular shawl that I’ve seem to gone awry on the stitch count or something. I’ve yet to figure out were I’ve gone wrong so as the border isn’t quite behaving. It was working up very quickly and I was keeping lose track of the …

Crossing Diamonds Cowl

  This my very first pattern design! I had ordered some very lovely yarn from Expression Fiber Arts and was looking all over for a pattern to use with it, and I couldn’t find anything that seemed just right for what I wanted. I was wanting a cowl that was solid but also airy. Bit of …