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Free Crochet Pattern: Popcorn Pumpkin Pattern

I am BEYOND excited to share this pattern with ya’ll! Various versions of this pumpkin have been rolling around in my brain since like 2019 and I’m so happy to finally have it written out. Keep scrolling to check out this free crochet pattern: Popcorn Pumpkin Pattern This pumpkin pattern is quick, customizable, and best of all, beginner-friendly! Plus, the […]

How to Rock Your Handmade Holiday | 2021

Whether you’re a professional maker or a hobbyist that loves making handmade gifts, the holidays can be both the most exciting and the most stressful time of year. I think we’ve all heard a friend or family member say, “Hey you since you crochet, can you make me (blank)? And because we love making and giving, it’s incredibly easy to […]

How to Crochet a Perfectly Round Circle

I taught myself how to crochet, pulling bits of information from various sources that sort of came together into actual skills. It took a LOT of trial and error and I don’t want that for you. Even if you’ve been crocheting for a while, you can learn something new every day. Today I want to walk you through how to […]

Quick Guide to Big and Chunky Amigurumi

Even if you don’t frequent social media, I’m sure you’ve noticed the trend of fiber artists using blanket yarn to create giant, squishy amigurumi. It’s hard to tell where the trend originated, but it’s not hard to see why the internet lost its mind over these cuddly creations. This quick guide to chunky amigurumi will tell you everything you need […]

10 Ways to Customize Your Amigurumi

If it isn’t obvious, I LOVE making amigurumi. It brings me so much joy to make something three dimensional and turn simple shapes into a recognizable animal. But sometimes you might want to go the extra mile for a custom order or maybe for a friend with a baby shower coming up. Keep reading to find out these 10 ideas […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Nico the Narwhal

Hey Fiber Fam! I’m soooo excited to share a new free crochet pattern with ya’ll! Nico the Narwhal is a super easy, beginner-friendly pattern that looks so cute worked up in just about any kind of yarn. He’s perfect for that unicorn lover in your life or as a cuddly baby shower gift! Plus, Nico can be a fun learning […]

How to Read a Crochet Pattern

Reading a crochet pattern can seem incredibly daunting, especially if you come across a stitch chart for something like colorwork. Even with simple patterns, all the abbreviations and unfamiliar writing style can make understanding what the designer is saying impossible. But I’m here to tell you that not only is it possible to learn, but it’s actually simpler than you […]