Each year it seems I pick up a new hobby. 2016 was the year of spinning. 2017…the year of botanical illustration. Continue reading “Crochet a Quilt”
I live in the South. While people like to pretend we have four seasons the truth is we have two. Not Hot and Hot. Not Hot usually heads into ‘cold’ territory but I’ve learned that cold in the south is a beach day in the north.
Continue reading “Stitching into Summer”
Who doesn’t love a good picnic? But to make a picnic pull off without a hitch you’ll need a few essentials…and these are just a little extra special. They’re all DIY!
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.
Inspiration is one of those things that, as Forest Gump famously said, just jumps up and bites you on the behind.
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!
How many times have you made something for the man in your life only to have it collect dust in the coat closet or in the bottom of your hamper? Maybe they use it once just to make you feel better, then you never happen to see it again.
Crochet socks are fun to make and my personal favorite. I make them and wear them more than any project. In fact, I’ve made over 100 pairs in the last few years. Socks are fun to make, comfortable, and quick to stitch!
Continue reading “10 Secrets to Sock Success”
By Rohn Strong
Crocheting (and knitting for that matter) for men can be quite difficult. Look, I’m a man. I know how difficult we are to gift. However, there are a few hard and fast rules I use when it comes to giving the right gift for every man on my list.
Continue reading “Men’s Crochet Gift Guide”