Being organized is one of those things that benefits almost everyone – but comes naturally to very few. For the rest of us, it takes conscious thought and effort, not to mention time.
It is time once again to show your dad how much you care. I can’t think of a better Father’s Day present then a handmade, from the heart gift. We have come up with a list of patterns for both the knitter and crocheter to help you get started.
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Crocheting for babies is satisfying. The small size of the work means that you can finish projects quickly. The softness of the required yarn is a tactile pleasure. Plus, it is so satisfying to know that you’re helping a little one start out their life with the love from a handmade item. Whether you’re crocheting for your own baby, someone you know or to donate to charity, there are a few things that you should know when you start to crochet for little ones. With the right yarn, stitches and project choices, your efforts in baby crochet will go a long way.
What’s the number one room in your home that gets the most wear and tear? For me…it’s the kitchen. I feel like I’m ALWAYS in there. Always.
Untitled DocumentSpring is here and with summer just around the corner, we are ready to help you upgrade your outdoor space. Create a comfortable but stylish outdoor living space with cute knit and crochet décor pieces, wreaths and fun pillows. Get inspired with these 17 outdoor décor ideas.
If you are anything like me, the holidays tend to sneak up on you – and that goes double for ones like Mother’s Day! Usually, it’s my kids that end up reminding me… when they ask what I’d like to get for Mother’s Day “tomorrow!”
By Suzann Thompson
The sight of a doily brings back memories!
If you’ve ever crocheted a doily, you may remember the feeling of satisfaction when you finished it; or the thrill of watching the doily’s pattern take shape as you worked with your hands and hook.
This Mother’s Day give a heartfelt and handmade gift that really says, “I love you.” Whether you are making Mom a keepsake afghan or a scarf in her favorite color she’s sure to love the heart you put into making it.
Inspiration is one of those things that, as Forest Gump famously said, just jumps up and bites you on the behind.
April is Stress Awareness Month and to celebrate and educate people about the health benefits of yarn crafts, the Craft Yarn Council is hosting its annual #StitchAwayStress campaign. Make life’s lemons into lemonade by knitting or crocheting a lemon stress ball and squeezing it when life gets tough.