Roundup: 24 free crochet patterns that make great gifts

On Fridays, I share a link blast on Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! In keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns that were first released at least 12 months ago. I’ve been out of the #FlashbackFriday habit for a few weeks now, so… View Post

Free pattern: Wow That Was Fast Cowl

As I mentioned last week, this is the time of year where I’m on the hunt for truly last-minute projects. These quickie projects make great gifts, donations, or just stress relievers during a busy time of year. This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by… View Post

Holiday Stashdown Challenge 2016 Sponsor Spotlight: Quarto Group

In this post, I’m spotlighting one of our sponsors for the end-of-CAL giveaway for the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long. (If you’re just learning about the CAL now, you can find more details here.) This post contains affiliate links. This post’s featured sponsor is the Quarto Group. Show your support by following… View Post

Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long Sponsor Spotlight: Oombawka Design

In this post, I’m highlighting an end-of-CAL giveaway sponsor for the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long. (If you’re just learning about the CAL now, you can find more details here.) This post contains affiliate links. This post’s featured sponsor is Rhondda from Oombawka Design Crochet! Rhondda also happens to be a designer… View Post

Free pattern: Holiday Hostess with the Mostest Shawlette | #HolidayStashdownCAL2016

When I was growing up, we spent most holidays at my maternal grandparents’ house. This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Red Heart. My grandmother would spend most of the day making everyone else feel comfortable. She would have multiple dishes cooking and, while… View Post