This month I decided I wanted a slouchy hat I could shove all my hair under when I am running late to get Mermaid to school. Because what sane person wants to go out with wet hair when it is 38 degrees? Even I am not that crazy. I wanted something simple to get my year of Red Heart patterns kicked off and found the … Continue reading Casual Beret on RedHeart.com
A pattern review for the Quick & Easy Stocking from RedHeart.com. Continue reading 12 Projects of Christmas 2017 – #2
This post is a little late because I have been prepping the family and house for another hurricane. Fingers crossed Nate dissolves into a puddle of nothing but shame in the Gulf and leaves us alone. This week I decided to start with something easy and picked the Holiday Ripple Garland. If you can do chains and double crochet you can do this. The hardest … Continue reading Week 1 of my 12 Weeks of Christmas Challenge
I made this pattern in a weekend, She is going to wear it forever. An easy and fun project to make for your little girl. Continue reading Pattern Review – Red Heart’s Snow Princess Dress
Remember last week when I was full of hope and light and could not wait to start trying out Freeform crochet and Irish Lace? Well now I am also full of apprehension – what if I use the wrong yarn? What if I just hate the result? What if, what if, what if. I have been flipping through the books I bought that are full … Continue reading Stitchin’ Saturday #28
Currently I am making a Christmas present for my mother in law. She loves long wraps instead of a jacket. I found a pattern by Red Heart for a gorgeous Ruana (it’s like a poncho that is open down the front like a shawl.) I bought the yarn, printed the pattern and was ready to get started. The pattern is a simple sc, ch1 repeat … Continue reading How do I get a pattern tester job?