I love reading but don’t have much space for books, so I love using my e-reader. To protect it from getting scratched as I carry it around, I’m starting to work on this Cabled E-Reader Cozy. I love working with With Love, and I need to practice doing cables. Yarn I love + technique to practice + practical need = perfect project for me! Continue reading “Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge Season 5, Week 2”
Welcome to Month 3 of Red Heart’s 9 Months of Baby Projects. This month we bring you an adorable Butterfly Baby Blanket & Cocoon to make for your special baby made with Anne Geddes Baby Yarn. Happy colors and a soft yarn combine to make a cuddly blanket for your precious little one. We hope you love it as much as we do! Continue reading “Red Heart’s 9 Months of Baby Projects Month 3”
Welcome to the Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge! This is the 5th Season of this Challenge and I invite you to join me each week on Wednesday night to sit down and work on your latest project. Our lives can get so busy that it can be difficult to find the time to relax and stitch, so make time for yourself and set up a dedicated evening to stitch. Watch TV or a movie, listen to music or audiobooks, talk with family members or friends, or just relax and enjoy some silence as you work. I stitch every Wednesday night, and we invite you to share on Wednesdays, but the best night to do it is the one that fits into your routine. Continue reading “Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge Season 5, Week 1”
Here are a dozen great gift ideas that are handmade and special to Mom! Remember, Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12, 2013.
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I recently moved and didn’t have enough throw pillows, so I decided to make my own! I choose the Ruffle Rose Pillow (LW2505) from RedHeart.com. I adapted the pattern to fit my needs and style of crochet, and I wanted to walk you through it. Continue reading “Crocheting a Ruffle Rose Pillow”
Enter to Win the Wreath of the Month!
There will be 3 lucky people who will win the yarn, needles and hooks to make this month’s wreath.
Red Heart will be featuring a new wreath project every month in 2013! It will include a free pattern for the particular wreath and some tips and photos for assembly from the designer Sharon Mann.
PLUS get a April Wreath Calendar that you can print out to keep track of important dates.
April’s wreath of the month free pattern is the April Flowers Wreath.
Brighten up your front door or a kitchen window with this colorful wreath. Wreath form is simply wrapped with yarn. The leaves and flowers are crocheted and button centers add interest. Duplicate our wreath or use your own colors as desired.
THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED.
Need a quick Easter gift for a little someone you know? Or how about a fun centerpiece for this Sunday’s Easter lunch or dinner? I’ve decided to surprise my nephew with Crochet Today’s March Hare Slippers and fill them with candy and bubbles. Continue reading “Cro-Shayley makes Crochet Today’s March Hare Slippers”