Yarn Stash Storage

I love yarn. I love yarn shopping. And all that yarn I buy needs a place in my house. We moved to Orange County, CA about a year ago and at the time it seemed as though the only spot in our new house to stash my yarn was going to be in the master closet. So I purged a bunch of clothes and shoes and used the tall built-in closet shelves for my yarn. But just the other day I cleared a section of our ... continue reading


Starbucks Fall Coffee and Pumpkin Spice Paperclip Bookmark

I love Fall. Time to cozy up with a warm cup of coffee and your favorite book which in my case happens to be crochet magazine :) I had the opportunity to try a variety of Starbucks Fall coffees including the Starbucks VIA Pumpkin Spice Latte and the Starbucks Fall Blend Packaged Coffee. Both are wonderful but of course my favorite is and has been the Pumpkin Spice Latte which inspired me to get ... continue reading


Athena’s Elements Crochet Kits and Giveaway!

A couple weeks ago I purchased a Crochet Case from Athena's Elements. Shortly after, I received a vey nice follow up e-mail from the owner Grace who wanted to make sure I was 100% happy with my purchase. Of course I was thrilled with her product and she was thrilled to hear I was the crocheter behind Repeat Crafter Me! After exchanging several e-mails and getting to know each other, Grace offered ... continue reading


Crochet Sun Hat Pattern and Rainbow Costume

With just about a month until Halloween, I decided it was time to start thinking about what the kids would dress up as this year. In the past I tried for coordinating costumes (Fireman and Dalmation / Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach) but the boys are older now and they wanted to pick out their own costumes. Fortunately Zoe (who just turned two) is still up for some costume fun! I spotted this ... continue reading


Crochet Christmas Character Afghan

It's finished! I am proud to show you my completed Crochet Christmas Character Afghan! This was a really fun project that turned into an impromptu CAL (crochet-along) and ultimately becoming a creative outlet for so many of you who were following along. I gave you 9 squares and you guys ran with it, creating handfuls of other Christmas themed pixel squares! I love seeing everyones version of this ... continue reading


Crochet Merry Christmas Pixel Graph

I promised you one last embellishment to the Crochet Christmas Character Afghan! A top and bottom Merry Christmas word border are the final pieces of my blanket and now I will be able to stitch it together (tutorial on that coming soon!). The word graphs are worked corner-2-corner like the rest of the blanket. I turned my graph sideways and started working for the bottom right up to the top left. ... continue reading