Long time, no see!

Hello everyone!  I’ve missed you, but had to take a brief hiatus to deal with some medical issues.  However, I’m back and eager to post some great patterns for you all again! I was quite disappointed to see that no-one has officially entered

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Re-purpose Scratchy Yarn into Dryer Balls

I’m not sure if you have heard of or know what “dryer balls” are, or how to re-purpose your old, scratchy real wool yarns that are just too scratchy to make anything with into little felted balls that will save you time

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Crochet Stitch/Side Markers – Free Tutorial!

This photo tutorial encompasses the best of both worlds!  You already love to crochet, and when crocheting, you often need a stitch marker to mark a certain stitch, or the right side from the wrong side. This tutorial will introduce you to a

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Crocheting Tool Extraordinaire!!

This amazing crocheting tool will literally and absolutely save your life!  And possibly even your relationship! When Bruce and I were surfing on the weekend, we found this little gem of a tool, and I couldn’t wait to show it to you today!

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Knitting Tool Extraordinaire!!

This amazing knitting tool will literally and absolutely save your life!  And possibly even your relationship! When Bruce and I were surfing on the weekend, we found this little gem of a tool, and I couldn’t wait to show it to you

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Weaving an On-Trend Wall Hanging – Free Instructions

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at weaving?  This is the perfect project for that! I know that this is not knitting or crocheting, which is what you are used to, but it looks like a really fun change of

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Knit? Learn How to Fix Some Common Mistakes

We have all had it happen to us at one time or another, and likely more than once! This lovely knit photo tutorial addresses several of the common knitting errors that beginner knitters, and the more experienced ones too! I fix dropped

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Crochet Upcycled Flip Flops With This Free Pattern!

Ah summer – time to unearth all your crochet lace tops, coordinating shorts and footwear! The humble flip flop joins us once again for another season.  These lightweight, easy shoes are always the darling of the summer set for their portability and

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Spinning Yet?

One thing that those who knit, crochet or or  are spinning typically have in common, is an obsessive love of yarn/fiber.  I mean unabashedly  “obsessive” in the best possible way and am pleased to announce that fact about myself too, without any

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Knit or Crochet these to Help the Helpless!

You know I love yarn, and you know that I live to knit and crochet, but you likely did not know that I love critters – little critters, big critters, cuddly critters, even the aloof and antisocial critters(I love to win over

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