Easy Guide to Crocheting 3 Basic Shapes

One of the first key concepts they teach you in art school is that everything can be broken down into basic shapes. It takes a bit of practice to get the hang of seeing it, but once you do, even the most complex forms won’t seem as daunting. Let’s get started with this easy guide to crocheting 3 basic shapes! […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Hernando the Hedgehog

I can barely believe it’s already February! I dedicated the month of January to designing new patterns and I’m so excited to finally share one of them with you. This free crochet pattern: Hernando the Hedgehog is my very first one of 2022! When I was brainstorming animals to create my husband was the one to suggest a hedgehog and […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Christmas Tree Ornament

Don’t you just love the Christmas season? Family time, handmade decorations, and lots of sweets–it’s just the best. Speaking of handmade decorations, I’ve got this new free crochet pattern: Christmas Tree Ornament for you! It’s super fast, easy, and almost completely NO SEW! Plus, this mini project uses very little yarn, so it’s a great stash-buster AND you can use […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Sid the Snowman

There’s a chill in the air and I’m barely restraining myself from putting up Christmas decorations. (I’m trying to wait until after Thanksgiving, lol.) But that hasn’t stopped me from diving into Christmas-y crochet patterns! This free crochet pattern: Sid the Snowman is almost completely no sew and can be worked up in a single day! Snow has always fascinated […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Teak the Turkey

I feel like Thanksgiving can be either a wonderful or incredibly stressful holiday. For me, it’s the one time a year where I get to see everyone I love and I cherish that time with my otherwise scattered family. I wanted to commemorate those years of tradition and great memories into one project, which is why I’m sharing this free […]

4 Great Tips to Bust Your Stash

Is your yarn stash out of control? Even if it’s not stash busting can be very gratifying and even therapeutic. There’s just something so satisfying about using up those random skeins and clearing the way for yarn that you use more often. If you want to use up some of your old yarn, but aren’t sure where to start, don’t […]

How to Use Fair Isle Crochet in Amigurumi

Have you been scrolling through Pinterest and seen beautiful amigurumi made with several colors all worked together? It looks complicated and that’s BEFORE you get a look at charts and stuff. It doesn’t have to be scary though. This article will walk you through how to use fair isle crochet in amigurumi. We’ll even talk a bit about how to […]

Pumpkin Palooza: 26 Awesome Pumpkin Patterns

It’s officially fall and that means it’s time for everything pumpkin! If you haven’t been following Pumpkin Palooza, hosted by A Plush Pineapple and Crafting for Weeks, don’t worry! Pumpkin Palooza: 26 Awesome Pumpkin Patterns will round up all the great designs that were shared! This round up includes all the pumpkin-themed patterns that were featured during the hop and […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Mini Octopus

Did you know that an octopus’ tentacles are actually called arms? Apparently the term tentacles is reserved for squid and a few other invertebrates. But calling them ‘arms’ is way less fun, so we’ll stick with tentacles, lol. This free crochet pattern: mini octopus is super quick, easy, and the best part is, it’s NO SEW! Something I hear all […]