10 Essential Notions for Crochet

*This post contains affiliate links.   When you are just starting a new hobby it is always hard to know exactly what you really need.  If you walk down the aisles of any hobby store there are all kinds of things to choose from for crochet alone.  There are hooks (plastic, bamboo or metal), there are stitch markers (locking and open), needles (bent, straight and … Continue reading 10 Essential Notions for Crochet

Stitchin’ Saturday #3

This week has been a good week.  I finished several things and I love the feeling of accomplishment I get when I finish a big project.  It is almost as good as a brownie – almost.  I like to put them in the center of my dining room table so I can look at them and be excited all day.  Things I finished: -Climbing Kisses … Continue reading Stitchin’ Saturday #3

Danyel’s Square

Find Moogly’s Post for Square #2 here. Link to the pattern on Salena Baca Crochet is here. The designer for this square is Salena Baca.  I learned about her last week on Marly Bird’s podcast ‘Yarn Thing.’  I have to tell you that I loved her interview so much I was looking at her sites before I was done listening to it.  She has hundreds of patterns … Continue reading Danyel’s Square

Ways to build your stash responsibly. 

Everyone has a stash of supplies for their favorite hobby. Some are lucky and have just one others (I am so guilty of this) have multiple stashes. Currently I am hiding supplies from Hubby for crochet, knitting, quilting, cross stitch, scrapbooking, card making, art journaling, jewelry making, candle making, and a whole range of baking things. Lucky for me he hoards nothing and I get … Continue reading Ways to build your stash responsibly.