Crafting Giveaway in June – $160 in Prizes – Enter Now!

Crafting Giveaway in June – $160 in Prizes – Enter Now!

  It’s a crafting giveaway for June and I am so excited to be sharing my love for crochet with all of you. Even if you aren’t a yarner, you will love this crafty prize. Plus, if we reach our entries goal, I’ll throw in $50 in yarn. If you don’t yarn, you just may start. Along with a  $100 gift card (of your choice, 3 choices available) the grand prize winner will also receive a (2 pk) set of gorgeous washcloths. If When we award a runner-up … Read more…


How To Crochet: Beautiful Baby Headbands (with flowers) FAST and Easy!

How To Crochet: Beautiful Baby Headbands (with flowers) FAST and Easy!

Oh, how I enjoy to crochet, these days. And these beautiful baby headbands with flowers are no exception. Easy to make and seriously fast, you’ll have yourself some beautiful baby headbands in no time. This tutorial is possible because of a crocheting whiz over at YouTube. Her instructions for how to make these lovely little headbands are so simple that even I can do it. And so I did. Now, I am sharing with you. YAY! The three headbands I am showing here were part of the baby gift … Read more…


How To Crochet: The Two-Step Finish for Your Granny Square Baby Blanket

How To Crochet: The Two-Step Finish for Your Granny Square Baby Blanket

The granny square baby blanket you are about to see was created by watching three YouTube videos from Sarah Jayne at Bella Coco (she is one of my very favorites for learning new stitches!). I’ve shared with you how to crochet the perfect granny square – now we just need to connect them all and finish with a lovely border. Depending on your skill set (and mine is definitely beginner), you will have yourself a beautiful granny square baby blanket to use or gift to some lucky young parents … Read more…


How To Crochet: these adorable Baby Booties FAST and Easy!

How To Crochet: these adorable Baby Booties FAST and Easy!

Recently, I crocheted a bunch of baby things for dear friends of mine, who are expecting anytime now. Amongst those were a most adorable pair of baby booties. Even the hubs was like: awwwww! And it was so easy to do that I wanted to share with you. Especially my tip for getting them done twice as fast. I learned from a video I watched on YouTube, from the Crochet Crowd (which is quickly becoming my go-to for many crochet patterns, though I still love Bella Coco, for … Read more…


How to Crochet the Perfect Granny Square – visual instructions included!

How to Crochet the Perfect Granny Square – visual instructions included!

I am so excited to show you how to crochet the perfect granny square. In all my 20 years of crocheting, this was one pattern that I always wanted to master. It wasn’t until my mom got me hooked on crochet vids at YouTube, that I realized that I could DO THIS. I can crochet the perfect granny square. (Thanks, Momma ♥) And I’m going to show you how, too. Well… Bella Coco is going to show you. This crocheting YouTuber is one of my favorites. She offers easy … Read more…


Crafty is Merely One Word to Describe Her!

Crafty is Merely One Word to Describe Her!

I am not taking part in the A to Z Blogging Challenge for April 2011. Because this is a brand spanking new blog and my life has been one hot crazy mess for the last 6 weeks or so, I honestly did not want to commit to the challenge without knowing if I could actually make it all the way through (let’s just say I’m having some organizational issues and leave it at that). BUT… I happen to know a few fabulous bloggers who ARE taking part in … Read more…