When Halloween decorations are still in the stores, it’s hard to start thinking about the gift-giving holidays – “too early” is what most say! But if you like to make handmade gifts, then it’s time to start planning – and in some cases making! Here are some tips, timelines, and free patterns to help you prep for the holidays this year!
You might recall that in year’s past we hosted a 12 Weeks of Christmas celebration. This year we decided to take a classic spin on this tradition with 12 days of Christmas.
Welcome to the 4th annual #12WeeksChristmasCAL event! This year Pattern Paradise has partnered with 6 super talented designers to join as guest hosts.
It’s time for this year’s crochet-along with Marly Bird! Every Wednesday for four weeks starting September 12 you’ll receive video tutorials from Marly to follow along with the written pattern and crochet the shawl.
It’s time to go Back to School with Moogly – and 10 free crochet patterns!
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”
It’s summertime and the livin’ is easy – and outdoors! As we hose off the lawn chairs and shake out the camping equipment, don’t forget to add those special soft touches that make your outdoor living space an extension of your home. Here are 10 free crochet patterns featuring Red Heart Yarns that will help you make the most of your outdoor space!
Untitled DocumentGet ready to escape on a colorful adventure with Colorscape!
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.