Gorgeous Crochet Mandala Rug

If you have been with us since close to the beginning of this page, you may remember a crochet post about Mandalas made by”Wink”, or Marinke Slump. I just came across this pattern for a Mandala crochet rug which she designed, and

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Knit a New Lunch Bag for Work or Back to School!

This bright and perky knit lunch bag can brighten your spirits or add a smile to a gloomy day! It is made using a very simple knit stitch pattern, and should knit up quite easily. With our gremlins or great-gremlins getting read

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Crochet A Beautiful Off-The-Shoulder Top!

If it’s summer where you are, you know how blazing hot it has been.  This crochet top is perfect for this kind of weather! Made in a lovely cotton, the Off-The-Shoulder Top crochet pattern has thankfully been provided for us today by Coat’s

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Gorgeous Crochet Shawl – Free Pattern

By now I’m sure you’ve already guessed that I am obsessed with crochet and knit shawls.  What are your favorite items to make?? This Starlight Crochet Evening Shawl is just beautiful.  It is made using a lacy stitch, and as such, should

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Can You Knit This Fast!!??

We all love to knit, as it drains the stress from our bodies with every stitch. Can you imagine how relaxed this lady must be?? This is Hazel Tindall, whose jaw-dropping knit skills have earned her the title of “The World’s Fastest Knitter”

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Knit This Sand and Sea Bath Set!

Fancy a good, long soak?  Need to de-stress??  This gorgeous knit bath set provides you with double the opportunity!  You can de-stress by knitting it.  It is well documented that knitting and crocheting are fantastic for one’s relaxation and mental health, sometimes

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Crochet Plant Pot Holder – Free Pattern

Are you experienced (read:  old) enough to remember the days of the macrame plant holders?  Now you can create some of your own with your crochet skills to brighten up your home, garden or porch! These crochet plant holders do not require any

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Knit Terrarium Holder – Free Pattern

Are you experienced (read: old) enough to remember the days of the macrame plant holders? Here is a knit variation one that which can really turn an average terrarium into a thing of joy and beauty! This knit terrarium holder does not

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Knit this Shawl/Scarf and Become Transfixed!

The late August nights will eventually begin getting cooler, and there will be some cooler mornings to wake up to also!  Knit this simple, yet beautiful shawl/scarf as an addition to your wardrobe, and then just wrap it around yourself when you

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Crochet this Kid’s BackPack!

We are almost down to 1 month left of “summer”, and August is the month that we all start thinking about back to school time if we have kids or grandkids.  Crochet this cute kid’s backpack so they can keep all their

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