Reaching Out, One Stitch At a Time

Author: Kristine

Breath of Life Shawl CAL

I love making accessories, but when temps get warm it’s harder to work with yarn. The new Breath of Life shawl is the perfect pattern for spring ro summer because it uses lightweight yarn. This gorgeous shawl will be introduced as a CAL and will […]

Cupcake and Candle Applique – Free Crochet Pattern

We make birthdays a big deal in our house. It’s the one day a year that is solely for our kids. If you have a little one in your life, you can make this cupcake and candle applique crochet pattern to help celebrate that big […]

18″ Doll Sleeping Bag & Pillow Crochet Pattern

Do you have a little girl in your life that loves her American Girl doll (or other 18″ doll equivalent)? Now you can make her a doll sleeping bag and pillow so she can bring it on her sleepover. The pattern works up quickly and […]

Tails of the Sea: Children’s Crochet Blankets – Book Review & Giveaway

Mermaids, sharks, octopi…..oh my!!! Tails of the Sea blankets look so fun! What child wouldn’t love one of these on their bed?! Especially if they love sea creatures! (Please see the bottom of the post to find out how you can win a copy.)   *This […]

Blushing Petals Infinity Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern

Spring is one of my favorite times of year. Everything comes to life and it reminds me of new beginnings. The blushing petals infinity is my reminder that spring is just around the corner. Warmer days are coming, it’s just a matter of time. But […]

Can I Use a Different Weight Yarn for My Project?

Have you ever found a project you love, but you don’t love the yarn they use and you wonder, “Can I substitute that for a different weight yarn?” The quick, one word answer is no. BUT, there are a few small instances where you can […]

Valentina’s Love Infinity – Free Crochet Pattern

Red makes me think of love and warmth and beauty, and this infinity scarf has all 3 of those qualities. If you are always cold, this scarf will definitely keep you warm and it feels luxurious. One of my crochet friends suggested the name Valentina’s […]

The Wanderer Sweater Crochet Pattern for Kids

The adventurous child who loves to explore…. Do you have one? The Wanderer Sweater is named after her. In an instant she decides she wants to go outside and play. And she doesn’t care that it’s cold – she’ll attempt to get out of the […]

Vineyard Throw Crochet Pattern {Free}

Have you seen those giant knitted blankets everyone is raving about? If you don’t know how to knit, or you don’t want to spend $700 on the yarn, you can still have one! The Vineyard Throw is my crochet version, using Tunisian crochet. If you’ve […]

Top 10 Crochet Patterns of 2017

My Top 10 Crochet Patterns of 2017 I’m working on a plan to make 2018 my best year ever. Part of that includes reviewing my patterns released last year and seeing which were my top 10 crochet patterns for the entire year. I love doing […]