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 

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 

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 

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 

Top 10 Blanket Patterns of 2020

Top 10 Blanket Patterns of 2020

As I was reflecting on some business things from this year and putting together my top 10 pattern for 2020, I was very aware of something. Almost all of them (except 2) were blanket patterns! Even though blankets tend to be my niche, I usually 

Stocking Stuffers That Crocheters Will Love

Stocking Stuffers That Crocheters Will Love

There is so much more to the yarn world than hooks and yarn. So, I’ve compiled a list of small gifts that would make great stocking stuffers for the crocheter who seems to have everything. Any of these are sure to be a hit. *This 

18″ Doll Outfit – Snow Day Sweater & Skirt Set

18″ Doll Outfit – Snow Day Sweater & Skirt Set

My girls always loved dressing up their dolls. They would spend hours just dressing them and then changing from one doll outfit to the next. A few of my girls loved the clothes I would crochet (and one of my girls even started crocheting her 

7 Eye-Catching Jewelry Gifts for Crocheters

7 Eye-Catching Jewelry Gifts for Crocheters

What do you get for the crocheter who has everything? We all think to get them yarn and hooks. But maybe this year we can do something a bit different. I’ve put together a list of some amazing eye-catching jewelry gifts for crocheters. *This post 

Black Friday Weekend Sale 2020

Black Friday Weekend Sale 2020

My Black Friday sale this year will run from Friday thru Monday, save 50% on every order you place. No coupon code needed. Sale is good in both my Etsy & Ravelry shops. ETSY SHOP RAVELRY SHOP Merry Christmas & Happy Crocheting!