Crochet Pencil Pouch

With the summer winding down and the school year about to begin, this crochet pencil pouch is the perfect accessory and functional storage for your kids pens and pencils! Or maybe you are looking for a travel size crochet hook holder?! Make one for yourself as well!  The pencil pouch is actually in the shape of a pencil making this design not only practical but cute and clever too! Also a perfect ... continue reading


Crock Pot Thai Chicken Curry

It's been a long time since I posted a crock pot recipe. Mostly due to the fact that I have spending more time with my yarn and less time in the kitchen :) But this Crock Pot Thai Chicken Curry recipe has been passed around my daughters preschool class by my friend Leslie (you may remember her from THIS POST) and it is too good not share! It may not be the prettiest, but it is definitely the ... continue reading


Crochet Rudolph Pillow

Snuggle up with Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer when you make this pillow using Bernat Blanket Yarn! A little more Christmas in July fun and the perfect piece to add to your holiday decor. Or a fun gift for the holidays! Never to early to start your Christmas crochet projects! Materials: Bernat Blanket Yarn in: Race Car Red (for the nose - this is from the Bernat Blanket Brights line), Taupe ... continue reading


Crochet Snowman Christmas Stocking

Merry Christmas in July! Christmas and winter projects are my favorite so don't be surprised if I use the months from now until December to post many more! This Snowman Stocking is continuation of my snowman series that all started with the snowman sack and then turned into a snowman hat and now a christmas stocking! It cinches at the top to look like a beanie! This is the same technique I used in ... continue reading


Yarnspirations Bernat Fringe Benefits Bag

Fashionable Fringe! I love the look of this crochet shoulder bag! This is a Yarnspirations pattern featuring their new line of Bernat Maker Fashion Yarn. Very similar to Bernat Maker Home Dec Yarn but with a brighter color palette. This means there are many color possibilities for this purse! Yarnspirations features this pattern in a beautiful yellow and gray but I decided to spice my version up a ... continue reading


Crochet Beachy Bookmarks

In an attempt to get my kids a little more excited about summer reading, I came up with these crochet beachy bookmarks that included the most adorable Disney Finding Nemo and Dory buttons! A super simple pattern that could be made in any color and embellished with all sorts of buttons or charms. Materials: - Caron Simply Soft Yarn in Bone, Sage, and Blue Mint. You find these colors and the ... continue reading