Crochet and Knitting are Portable Yes, But Not Quite THIS Portable!

Most of us who knit or crochet have probably taken their craft with them out of the house at one point or another, whether it was to crochet or knit on a road trip or bus ride or afternoon in the park

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Crochet This Quaint and Dainty Vintage Handbag – free pattern!

With all things “Downton” related these days, I would be remiss if I didn’t include a couple of quaint vintage patterns for you to crochet and adore!  This lovely little bag is the first of more to come. Crocheted in a memorable

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Knit Yarn into Gold Just Like Rumpelstiltskin – Free Pattern

I decided to end the week on a frivolous note, and provide you with a knit pattern for a beautiful statement piece of jewellery made from pure silk. The knit pattern is quite straightforward, so you should have no issues with working

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Knit a Split – Free pattern for Split Back Tank

While we are still in the throes of winter, temperatures are slowly warming up, causing us to think of sunnier and warmer days ahead.  This easy yet adorable knit Split Back Tank top in it’s gorgeous shade of yellow, is just the

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Crochet Bottle Brush – never buy one again! Free Pattern

Have you ever been camping, or away on a trip, and need to wash and clean a glass or bottle?  It isn’t an easy task, especially since glass can shatter, depending on water temperature, strength of the glass or bottle, and when

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You’ll Be Smitten by a Hand Holding Mitten!! Free Knit Pattern

With only a few more days until Valentine’s Day – If you are planning to knit a gift for your Beloved, it is time to kick yourself into high gear and get those needles clicking like a herd of Chihuahuas on a

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Crochet a Vibrant CreamPuff of a Cowl for someone you love! Free Pattern

With Valentine’s Day being literally just around the corner, I have begun to feel the pressure and know how behind I am in procuring little “love gifties” for my kids and Bruce.  That is where nice quick and easy, but still practical

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Tips for Knitting Gloves That Always Fit

How many of you have tried to knit gloves?  Did you have any difficulties?  I was intimidated by them the first time I knit them, but after the first glove I was a little more relaxed.  The more I knit them, the

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Lacy Crochet Dahlia Doily | Crocheting Crafts | Spring Crafts

To watch this flower bloom, there is no need to get your hands dirty!  Rather, gather some crochet cotton in various colors and start crocheting!  A new heirloom will be created!  Spectacular! Bruce picked this crochet doily pattern for you, as he

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The World’s Largest Crochet Blanket!

The power of caring and of crochet coupled with the power of social media created an amazing event in India. The best thing about the event is that afterwards, the blanket was disassembled, and the individual crochet blankets were given to families

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