Tag: crochet

Hookin’ Up: Day 8 – Chez Mukweto

    I decided to take part in Kathryn’s Hookin’ Up Project this month!  For the month of July, we’re spreading the word about crochet blogs!  Someone described them as “Pay It Forward” posts, so that we can get to know some of the other crocheters that love to blog, and maybe…

>Sneak Peek

>Been crazy busy, but just wanted to give you a little sneak peek of what I’ve been working on.  I don’t usually spend this much time designing something.  If it doesn’t come easy I usually put it down and work on something else.  I like…

>2012 Special Olympics Scarf Project

>The Special Olympics already has all the info for 2012 scarf donations up.  If you’re interested you can get the colors, dates, etc. on their site.  I love the colors and I’m hoping to be able to send some their way this year. 2012 Special…

>At The End of My Rope

>I’m at the end of my rope!  Literally, . . . . and figuratively!  This ALWAYS happens to me!!!  By always I mean about 8 times out of 10.  That’s not very good odds.  This is why my stash will never go down!!!  Hubby always just…

>Yarn Bombing Basics & Pics

> Ok, I did a post the other day about my opinions on the pros and cons of yarn bombing. (click here for post)  Some made comments that they didn’t know what it was, so I thought I would shed some light on the subject. According to…

>Crocheted Daisy Beanie

>When I first started creating my own patterns, my 3 year old was the child I made the most hats for.  It was mainly because she was smaller, and cuter for pics :), and because she was willing.  But, I think I’ve created a monster. …

>My Crochet Time

>Write about your typical crafting time. When it is that you are likely to craft – alone or in more social environments, when watching TV or whilst taking bus journeys. For me, crochet time is, whenever I can find time.  I have 5 of my…

>Something To Aspire To

>Something to aspire to.Is there a pattern or skill that you don’t yet feel ready to tackle but which you hope to (or think you can only dream of) tackling in the future, near or distant? Is there a skill or project that makes your…

>My Yarn Diet

>My goal for 2011 was to use up as much of my yarn stash as possible . . . without adding to it.  I told my hubby its my yarn diet.  Let’s just say it hasn’t been going very well.  I started out great by organizing my…

>March is National Crochet Month

>March is National Crochet Month and, to help promote the art of crochet, I’ve got some giveaways in the works.  Have you always wanted to learn how to add beads to your crochet project? Perfect, here’s my first giveaway. EASY BEAD-AS-YOU-GO CROCHET PROJECTS  Here’s how to…