Reaching Out, One Stitch At a Time

Tag: inspiration

Currently… during June 2016

I thought it would be fun to share what I’m currently up to during the month of June. This is my spin off of Lisa’s post over at Marketing Creativity.     *This post contains affiliate links, which means that I may receive a small commission […]

Look How Far You’ve Come!

Are you frustrated with your crochet skills, or the lack of progress you think you’re making? Don’t put your hook down yet! Below is a picture of my first crochet project. There are 5 stitches in the left corner, and 3 stitches in the right. […]

My Mother Understands My Yarn “Issues”

Winner of Thursday’s giveaway is…….Tami Dragon. As I think back to all my mother has taught me, I am reminded of just how dedicated she was to her children. Her second greatest accomplishment (in my opinion) was teaching me to crochet. ;)  As I began […]

Crocheted Wedding Ideas

With spring just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to look for some crocheted wedding ideas.  Looking back, I would have loved to make my own dress, but I had just started crocheting again after a many years absence, and don’t know […]

How To Display A Yarn Stash

In a perfect world, I would have a way to display my yarn addiction stash :).  So, I thought it would be fun to go searching for some “what if” inspiration. I LOVE this heart! For now it’s stashed away in totes, but someday….. Happy […]

A Crocheted Playground for Kids

Yesterday, while looking for some really cool things people crochet, I found this….. A playground that is actually crocheted!  I knew my girls would love it, and when I showed them the pics, they all said in unison “Coooollllll”…..I might even climb for a while […]

What Wouldn’t You Crochet?

Is there anything too wacky/weird to crochet?  I guess that depends on the artist, and the recipient.  My husband and I recently had this discussion.  I was surprised at his answer.  He thinks nothing for the bathroom should be crocheted.  Why?  Because, in his mind, […]

>Celebrity Crochet – What Do You Think of It?

>Ok, I can’t resist this topic any longer.  What do you think when you see celebrities wearing crochet items like this?  Most of the time (not all) I think, “Anyone that really crochets would never wear something like that!”  Seriously though, what do you think?  Do […]

Yarn Bombing Pros and Cons

With International Yarn Bombing Day right around the corner (June 11) I wonder if I’m the only one on the fence about this “sport”.  From everything I’ve read people either love it or think it’s ridiculous, so I’ve decided to put together a list.  (just […]

>Crocheting For A Cause

>I have added a link at the top of my page called “Crocheting for a Cause”.  It will have charities you can donate your finished products to.  If you have a charity you donate to, and you would like me to add it, please let me […]