Happy Crochet Book Review and Giveaway!

My very talented fellow crochet designer Carolina Guzman of One and Two Company has published a book! It's called "Happy Crochet Book" and it's full of fun brightly colored crochet projects and patterns that are sure to make you smile! I've always been a big fan of One and Two Company Crochet and was so excited to have the opportunity to review her book and even give a few copies away! With over ... continue reading


Crochet Christmas Wreath

Happy December! I love crocheting wreaths for the holidays and seasons and my collection was in much need of a Christmas wreath. So keeping with my usual style, I created this jolly version with Santa as the centerpiece! I posted the crochet Santa Claus pattern earlier today. You can find it HERE. And now I will tell you how I made the rest of the pieces to the Christmas Wreath and how you can put ... continue reading


Crochet Santa Claus

Crochet Santa Claus is coming to town! He is the centerpiece to my Christmas Wreath and I decided that he needed his own blog post so I could tell you exactly how to make this jolly old fellow :) Materials: - Bernat Super Value Yarn in Berry (red), Natural, Black, Winter White, and a tiny bit of Bright Yellow. Shop all colors at Yarnspirations.com! - Size H Crochet Hook - Small Safety ... continue reading


Crochet Planned Pooling Pouch

If you jumped on the planned color pooling trend this year, you may be a little tired of making scarves... but don't worry, I have another project idea for you! With Bernat Handicrafter Holidays yarn you can make cute little Crochet Planned Pooling Pouches that are perfect for Christmas treats, gift cards, small presents, and more! If you aren't familiar with Planned Color Pooling you can read ... continue reading


Furls Odyssey Crochet Hook Giveaway!

Our friends at Furls are ready for the holidays with lots of beautiful new products to compliment their already popular original hooks! With state-of-the -art construction, these sleek and smooth Odyssey hooks have taken comfort and crochet to the next level. The Furls Odyssey purposefully puts more weight in the front of the hook to drive hand energy into crocheting momentum. They made ... continue reading


Oriental Trading Activities and Crochet Penguin Pouch

Every year around this time I pop on over to OrientalTrading.com to see what they have in stock for the holidays! You can't beat the wide selection of winter and Christmas themed trinkets, stocking stuffers, and fun little activities that are perfect for school-aged kids. We are getting ready to do a lot of traveling: heading to one side of the country to visit my husbands family and then back to ... continue reading