I am back! First – the family and I had a great time in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (we drove through Lichtenstein but didn’t stop – I am still counting it on my country list though!) We saw so many amazing things and ate so much strudel I can’t even begin to tell you about it. I am working on writing up reviews for my … Continue reading Stitching Saturday #71
My tips and tricks to turn Square 9 into a solid color square. Continue reading Buds-A-Blooming Crochet Square
When I started knitting and crocheting all those years ago there was a TV show called Knitty Gritty hosted by Vickie Howell. I loved it. I learned how to set up my old VCR just to record the shows. After that show she became the host on Knitting Daily, by that time I had the glory of a DVR. I still have every episode … Continue reading The Knit Show with Vickie Howell !!
April Yarn Giveaway! – 2 Skeins of Angora Merino Yarn Continue reading April Giveaway!
Stitchin’ Saturday 12 Continue reading Stitchin’ Saturday 12
Moogly 2017 CAL Square 6 – My Tips and Tricks Continue reading Vintage Garden Afghan Square
This was a good week for my stores! I had orders for two blankets and one pig doll. The first blanket order was for a Checkered Hearts Baby Blanket in Pink. I love this blanket. The way the hearts stand out in the squares give it the impression of squares sewn together but it is all worked in continuous rows. The second blanket order was … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #5
How Crochet Octopus Toys help Premature Babies in the NICU. Continue reading Octopus Toys for Preemies
This week was pretty good for my hooks. I started a sweater just for me from a kit Mermaid “bought” me for Christmas. I also got an order for a Checkered Hearts Baby Blanket so off to the yarn store I went. I love getting orders for baby things; it just makes me happy to know that something I made will wrap a little … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #4
*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