Crochet Linen Stitch plus JoAnn Yarn Haul

Even though I’m always learning new techniques and finding new textiles, I have consciously stayed away from wool. In my mind, it was itchy, not very comfortable, and always managed to find its way into my regular laundry. So when given the chance to focus on nothing but wool for...

Knitter’s Pride The Mindful Collection

Never did I ever think that I would ever fall in love with knitting needles. Alas, the unthinkable has happened and I'm absolutely smitten with Knitter's Pride's The Mindful Collection. I'd done knitting in the past and was able to pick up crochet fairly easily, so I never went back...

Quick & Easy Crochet Hat w Video Tutorial

A few weeks ago, I started this blue crochet hat while I was on the Shi Show over on the Lion Brand Yarn Facebook Page. Shira founded Hat not Hate, which is an organization and campaign which uses blue hats as a beacon for the fight against bullying. Seriously check...

Confetti Waves Blanket

One night, I had the idea to start using the colors of my upcoming fabric collections in other creative mediums so that my social looked more snatched. So I bought a bunch of yarn from Knit Picks and it sat on my shelf until I got my Hooked Strike-Offs. When...

Helena’s Purple Striped Afghan

Sometimes a big chunky blanket is just what the doctor ordered! The texture and feel of this Sprightly Acrylic Super Bulky Yarn is very ooh la la. I originally got two skeins of it to play with, but quickly knew that I had to made Helena an afghan. The four...