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.
Chase is probably the best dog that has ever lived. He also manages to be the cutest. With that said he is also about a hundred pounds and a big bear of a dog…who hates the cold. Hates it. If it drops below fifty degrees…he curls up in a ball and shivers until I cover him with his favorite Tunisian knit stitch afghan. Seriously!
When I learned how to crochet over 16 years ago, I thought I’d found a new favorite hobby. And though in the busyness of young motherhood I would sometimes put down the hook for a little while, I always picked it back up again, finding joy and peace inside the stitches.
A sister to It’s a Wrap, this yarn packs a one-ball-shawl punch! The colors move beautifully for a stunning ombré effect that’s sure to keep your hooks and needles happy as you stitch away.
It’s time for a knit-along with Marly Bird! We’ll be knitting an original design My First Socks with Marly Bird.