Starting the year finishing a project I started back in 2018. I spent some time scrolling back in time on Instagram and found this picture of when I bought a new color of Aunt Lydia’s Classic Crochet Cotton, Black Light. I thought it would be fun to mix natural and this multicolor together. Then aContinue reading

December Make Along

Are you ready for a Make Along? Starting tomorrow? I am teaming up with some fabulous designers to make this December a whole bunch of fun! Most of the fun will take place on Instagram and the fabulous designers include, Ila Quinn @ilaquinndesigns, Morolape @thepurplecrochet, Naana @narosedesigns, Leah @iplaywithfiber, Talia @taliacrochetcreations, Teresa @fuzzywhatnots and yoursContinue reading “December Make Along”

Zephyr 2021 Snowflake

Happy Holidays!! Today I share my 2021 Snowflake with you! Every year, I make snowflakes to giveaway to friends, family and my co-workers.  These little snowflakes make great little ornaments for a Christmas tree or to decorate a snowy window. This snowflake works up quick in 3 rounds.  Finished Size  2.75” diameter Materials                                                       Aunt Lydia’s Classic CrochetContinue reading “Zephyr 2021 Snowflake”

Have you ever…

browsed the Crochet Books at your local library! Occasionally I will search my library catalog to see the available Crochet books. This is one of the latest new to me books… I have always loved going to the library. Growing up in a small town, we would ride our bikes to the library all theContinue reading “Have you ever…”

Zen Mandala

If you subscribe to Simply Crochet in Issue 105 you will find my latest design, the Zen Mandala! It is a meditative pattern with clusters, mesh lace and a bit of surface crochet! This design is also quick to make for it to make the issue I had to get is done and sent offContinue reading “Zen Mandala”

Operation Snowflake

Each year to give as gifts to family and friends, I make snowflakes. I give one to each of my co-workers, which works well for remembering how many years I have worked at the library. They are a token of my love and appreciation. Generally I make about 50-60 or more. Quick 2-3 round snowflakesContinue reading “Operation Snowflake”

Starting today!!

Join me in participating in the BIPOC MAL sponsored by Desamour Designs! It is running from October 1st – December 18. It is a wonderful opportunity to meet new people, try new pattern and make new friends! There are some easy to follow rules and chances to win prizes!! I have picked out my nineContinue reading “Starting today!!”

Beanie, Caps, Hats

Recently I design two new hats and reworked the pattern for a third. To celebrate the beginning of Autumn and the upcoming election to support the #warmtheline on Instagram, these hat patterns are only available on Ravelry. You can get a free copy of each of these hats, Wanda Hat, CrissCross Cap, and Boise BeanieContinue reading “Beanie, Caps, Hats”

Hello! A little bit about me…

As I remember it, my Grandmother taught me how to knit and crochet. It was tricky for her as I am left-handed. Immediately, I enjoyed crochet more and starting making clothes for my Barbie, and a pencil pouch. My love of crochet knows no bounds. I crochet goods for my shop as well design patternsContinue reading “Hello! A little bit about me…”

Mini Mixer Garland

Let’s Celebrate! The June issue of I Like Crochet is live. This is the Mini Mixer pattern, I designed for the issue.   It is a colorful garland mixing triangle and hexagon motifs. The June issue full of fun, colorful and gorgeous patterns, perfect preparation for summer.    Click Here to Subscribe! Don’t just takeContinue reading “Mini Mixer Garland”