Category Archives: crochet

Tea Cosies (free pattern?)

I’m thinking of adding another free pattern to my blog… for tea cosies! They were pretty simple to make. The pot cover is knitted and the flower and leaf are crocheted.¬†Anyone interested? (I made these to sell at my parents’ … Continue reading

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wedding gifts!

I made some pretty potholders for my wonderful friend, Amy. She is getting married on Sunday! I was sort of stumped on what to make for her until I saw Grumperina’s beautiful potholders. Potholders=perfect gift for someone who loves to … Continue reading

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Baby love and the crochet madness.

I’ve been snuggling a sweet (but super spit-up-y) baby boy as much as I possibly can. But I’ve been squeezing in the knitting and crocheting and baking and sewing in the cracks… Here’s an update: I’ve crocheted a baby blanket, … Continue reading

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sassy, red slippers.

Felted Crochet Slippers Knit in Lion Brand Fisherman’s Wool Dyed with food coloring. Gifted to my sister-in-law. I, of course, wanted to keep them. But I didn’t. (ha)

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my current obsession:

…this afghan in progress. I have a huge collection of superwash wools and wool blends in my stash, mostly single skeins and partial skeins leftover from baby projects and Christmas stockings. Since the way I am able to justify my … Continue reading

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Mom’s Christmas Scarf

I finished this scarf before Christmas… you know, because it was a Christmas gift for my mom. I think she really liked it! The pattern was really easy to memorize, even for a novice crocheter like me. (I’ve been crocheting … Continue reading

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the helpful dachshund

I had the great idea to use my waterproof heating pad to accelerate the drying of some felted slippers I made made for Edda. But there is one member of our family that cannot leave a warm heating pad alone. … Continue reading

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