#CraftBlogClub Secret Santa 2018

Hello readers! As a crafter, I am happy to say that the holidays are OVER! This year I took on the challenge of crocheting blankets for some of my family members. As someone who used to hate making blankets, I'm surprised that I finished four blankets and had them ready well before Christmas day. (And … Continue reading #CraftBlogClub Secret Santa 2018

Craftmas 2018: Painted Ornaments

Hello everyone! We're firmly in the  Christmas season- or at least that's how I feel. I wait until the Thanksgiving food coma has passed and December officially starts before I pull out the red and green. I started my handmade gift projects back in August because we all know that some things will take longer … Continue reading Craftmas 2018: Painted Ornaments

Mimikyu Crochet Hat: Free Pattern

Happy Tuesday, everyone- depending on where you are located. It's a pretty dismal day in my neck of Texas. Rain since the early hours and a chill that makes me want to turn and run back inside. A perfect day to release a crochet hat pattern, right? I'm about a week behind on my promise, … Continue reading Mimikyu Crochet Hat: Free Pattern

Project Round-Up: July 2018

During the summer, it feels like I'm constantly being pulled all over the place. My brother is a Marine, and when he was able to come home a little bit this summer, you bet my mom went into planning mode for family get togethers. It's hard to bring your crochet projects along when the family … Continue reading Project Round-Up: July 2018

Mother’s Day Wreath: Free Pattern

You're never too old to give your mother something handmade, though at some point you both outgrow the loom band potholders. My mom has finally gotten around to decorating the house she purchased two years ago. I try not to load her down with a bunch of knick knacks, but I thought a wreath might … Continue reading Mother’s Day Wreath: Free Pattern

Gotta Crochet ‘Em All! (Free Pokemon Patterns)

It's pretty hard to walk the earth and never hear of "Pokemon." These pocket monsters have been going strong since 1995, with new TV series and video games popping up every few years. As a 90's kid, I remember owning some of Indigo League on VHS and eagerly awaiting the release of the Pokemon movies. … Continue reading Gotta Crochet ‘Em All! (Free Pokemon Patterns)

Five Quick and Easy Projects for the Last Minute Gifter (Free Crochet Pattern Links)

Life has a habit of getting away from us if we're not paying attention. It feels like I just blinked and suddenly it's no longer a hot, July day but  two weeks away from Christmas. (Couple that with a move this weekend and other projects, and you can say I'm feeling a bit pressed for … Continue reading Five Quick and Easy Projects for the Last Minute Gifter (Free Crochet Pattern Links)

End of Semester Shennanigans

I'm finally done with all things school related for the semester. Got out pretty good- one B amongst a sea of A's! 😀 Even managed to dig myself out of my project hole. Got my Mother's Day stuff done: This is for my Mother in Law. This is for my Nana. Used her favorite bible … Continue reading End of Semester Shennanigans