Fiber Friends and Fear

Thank goodness it’s Friday! This week I finish a couple things and start a couple more. I share my interview with my husband for the Fiber Friends Tag. I talk about fear, food, and Warcraft. Enjoy! Finished Objects I’ve finished my second pair of 40-Yard Dash socks- my first knitting pattern coming out August 30th!…

Tiny Dots Bucket | Back to School Crochet Collection

I couldn’t forget the teachers this week! These cute little buckets will hold any school supply. A cute little bucket to hold whatever you can dream up! These make the perfect teacher gift. Mrs. Smith can put her paper clips, rubber bands, or special treats in this bowl. You only need tiny bits of your…

Dinosaur Tails {Fidget Toy} | Back to School Crochet Collection

Dinosaur Tails are the ultimate fidget toy. They’re quick, colorful, and fun! A quiet fiddle toy- one that you’re not upset if they lose because it takes 10 minutes to make! These adorable dino tails can be spikey or loopy. Your kids will love to touch the soft cotton and feel the texture of the…

Lunchtime Napkins | Back to School Crochet Collection

The Lunchtime Napkin is like a permanent love note. With care in every stitch, your child will think of you each time he uses it… well, one can hope! The perfect size for small lunch boxes and little hands- make these Lunchtime Napkins for your kids in under an hour! What’s better than that? This…

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…