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Etsy Fab Finds: Yarn Bowls at Blue Room Pottery

In case you missed it ealier this week, our guest author Christa Jensen gave us her review of The Knook, which she describes as “a crocheter friendly way to knit”. While I was browsing for this week’s Etsy Fab Finds, I came across these Yarn Bowls handmade by Blue Room Pottery. What a great way …Continue reading


Knooking – A Crocheter Friendly Way to Knit


I love to crochet, absolutely hands down loved since my mother taught me how to do it, however I have always wanted to learn how to knit. My mother also knits but my knack  for it just never kicked in like it did with crocheting. I have a set of knitting needles that I picked up …Continue reading


Free Crochet Pattern for Custom iPad Sleeve

This pattern is adaptable to create a custom sleeve for your iPhone, iPad, laptop, Kindle, etc… Source: via Sandra on Pinterest


Great Crochet Baby Gifts

The new mom or mom-to-be often finds herself with a deluge of baby clothes, diaper bags and bath supplies. These are all useful gifts, but for crafters, a more unique approach is often desired and so very appreciated. One of the most popular ways to make baby gifts is by crocheting. With a crochet hook …Continue reading


FREE Brimmed Earwarmer Crochet Pattern

What You Will Need: Worsted Weight Yarn J Hook or Size to Obtain Gauge Gauge: 3 to 3 ½ inches width. To gauge the circumference of the head use a scrap piece of yarn to measure around the largest part of the head. Decrease final measure by a half inch for the snug fit. NOTE: …Continue reading


It’s a Snow Pony Winter Hat

You’ve seen them the infamous “Snow Bunny” winter hats, they are cute as a button and so warm to wear. I needed to improvise this idea, thus the “Snow Pony” was born! If you have hair down to your butt, then winter hats of any sort become a huge pain in the rear (no pun …Continue reading