Pencil Grip | Back to School Crochet Collection

This Pencil Grip is the ultimate stash buster. Make it in all of your favorite colors! A simple pencil grip to personalize your student’s school gear. These things whip up so fast that you’ll want to make them in all of your child’s favorite colors! The best part? You can use up those little bits…

Easy Eraser | Back to School Crochet Collection

Easy Eraser is the very first design idea I had for the Back to School Crochet Collection. What child {or adult} doesn’t love a fun and simple school supply?! This colorful eraser is perfect for little hands. Whether you’re making the eraser for your child or your student, you can customize the colors to match …

Back to School Crochet Collection- Materials

Hello all! This week on the blog I’ll release a new crochet pattern EACH day. All patterns will be “back-to-school” themed and designed to use up scrap cotton. Here’s what you need to know! Gather your tools: leftover scrap cotton, a scale for weighing scraps, size F and G crochet hooks, a ruler for measuring…

Socks and Scraps

I have an exciting pattern announcement! This week I finish a pair of socks, get a collection of patterns ready to publish, upgrade my organization, learn more about maintaining a positive attitude, and fail miserably at cooking. Enjoy! Finished Objects I finished my first pair of 40-Yard Dash socks this week. This pattern is set…

All About Attitude

I’m one week back at work and feeling the stress! Somehow I ended up with three finished objects this week. I’m close to finishing my colorful Flatiron Shawl. I talk about color-dominance in my Christmas stocking, how to keep a positive attitude by re-framing your thoughts, what a busy week does to cooking, and my…

Totes and FO’s

It’s been a busy two weeks of travel- Vegas, California, and Nashville! These past weeks I finished a pair of socks, released my Float Tote pattern, started a new design, ate yummy food, and panicked about the return of the inevitable- work. Enjoy! Finished Objects My July socks are finished! When I left for vacation…

Silk and a Sous Chef

Happy Friday! We’re off to Las Vegas and Disneyland tomorrow! Another week with no FO’s… but more stockings, a new project, tips for creating knit charts, some of my favorite scripture, Kent’s cooking, and a new book. Enjoy! Finished Objects None… again. Hopefully some projects will drop off the needles next week after my vacation!…

KonMari and No Knitting

Happy Friday, y’all! This week I start another Flatiron Shawl, talk about needlepoint, link some amazing Instagram tips, discuss a hot religious topic, reveal my kitchen mess-up, and dive deep into the philosophy of tidying. Surprisingly there’s not a stitch of knitting in sight this week. I still knit, I promise. Enjoy! Finished Objects None…

Socks, Stash, and Stockings- Oh My!

Happy Sunday- I hope it’s a scrappy one! This week I finish four projects, share a massive stash enhancement, highlight food from a graduation party, and pray for a new church. Finished Objects As the end of the month approaches, I’ve got a finish objects parade! I plan a lot of my knitting and crochet…

Banana Bread and a Baby Sweater

We’re heading off to Oregon today for a graduation vacation! This week I finish a baby sweater, work on my June socks, talk about a new discovery in crochet circles, feel mushy about summer, and bake a snack, meal, and dessert. Enjoy! Finished Objects This week I finished the super adorable Baby Vertebrae by Kelly…