Author: Kristine

Black Raspberry Baby Sweater Free Crochet Pattern

Black Raspberry Baby Sweater Free Crochet Pattern

When I was a little girl, Black Raspberry ice cream was my favorite! Knowing this pattern was going to be part of the Ice Cream Social Collection, as well as the fact that it was a pale purple yarn, all I could think of was 

Why Stress Affects Your Crochet Project and How to Avoid It

Why Stress Affects Your Crochet Project and How to Avoid It

Most people I know don’t do a gauge swatch. And if I’m honest I don’t unless it’s either something I will be wearing or a new stitch I want to try (before doing a big project in it). But did you know stress affects your 

Rocky Road Blanket Crochet Pattern

Rocky Road Blanket Crochet Pattern

The Rocky Road blanket pattern is the newest pattern added to the Ice Cream Social Collection. The yarn, combined with a bit of texture, created an amazing ombre look that you will be happy to curl up on the couch with. Whether you love rocky 

Ara Blanket Square – Free Crochet Pattern

Ara Blanket Square – Free Crochet Pattern

Ara is a constellation of bright stars, so I thought it fitting to name this the Ara Blanket Square. It starts as a circle and then transitions into a star, which then changes to a square. Make one for a sampler blanket like the Friendship 

3 Simple Stretches for Crocheters

3 Simple Stretches for Crocheters

As crocheters we sit . . . a lot! It’s not hard to sit for hours while we’re crocheting, but it is hard on our bodies. But there are some simple things we can do to prevent our bodies from feeling the aches and pains 

Unicorn Tracks Infinity Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern

Unicorn Tracks Infinity Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern

Bright, happy colors and unicorns seem to go hand in hand. Now you can make the Unicorn Tracks Infinity scarf for that little girl who is obsessed with unicorns! By using super bulky yarn the Unicorn Tracks Infinity will work up quickly. And your little 

Crochet is Good for Your Health . . . . Most of the Time

Crochet is Good for Your Health . . . . Most of the Time

There are tons of research studies that have said crochet is good for your health. It’s good for us mentally because it’s relaxing and helps with stress. And I believe that 200%. But I want to challenge that and say that it’s good for us 

Water Bottle Cozy Free Crochet Pattern

Water Bottle Cozy Free Crochet Pattern

One of my goals for January is to drink more water. So, I’ve created a water bottle cozy to keep my water cold and my hands dry. Hopefully this will put a fun spin on drinking water and will motivate me to get those ounces 

Word of the Year for 2021 – Courage

Word of the Year for 2021 – Courage

Have you picked a word for the year for 2021? If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, you pick a word for the year the will be the overarching theme for the entire year. I’ve been doing it every year since 2014, but honestly 

5 Things I Will NOT Do in 2021

So many people (myself included) make New Year’s Resolutions and break them by the end of Jan. I can totally relate! But a few years ago I started doing something different. Instead of making resolutions I made a list of things I wouldn’t do! I