6 Tips for Taking Your Crochet Outdoors for the Summer

As it gets warmer, don’t you spend more time outdoors? I know I do! If you want to keep your crochet with you, I’m sharing 6 tips for taking your crochet outside for the summer, along with a roundup of 15 free shawl patterns to bring with you! Each of… View Post

Is Selling Your Handmade Items a Hobby or Business? by The Yarny Bookkeeper | #Crochet #TipsTuesday

I’m so excited to introduce Nancy Smyth from The Yarny Bookkeeper. If you’ve ever thought about selling your handmade creations, you’ll want to read her guest post to find out how to figure out if you have a hobby or a business (and more importantly, how to make that distinction… View Post

DIY Felted Balls Tutorial | #Crochet #TipsTuesday

In today’s #TipsTuesday post, I’m going to show you how to make your own felted balls from wool yarn. Felted balls can be used instead of dryer sheets or for craft projects. (Spoiler alert: I’ll be sharing a project using felted balls later this week, so you may want to… View Post

3 Ways to Tie a Rectangular Scarf | #Crochet #TipsTuesday

As the weather cools down, it turns into prime time for displaying our crocheted creations. With the Craft Yarn Council reporting that 86% of crocheters list scarves as their favorite projects, there’s a good chance you have quite a few in your closet. Are you looking for a new way… View Post

4 Tips for Planning a Season’s Closet of Wearable Accessories with 36 Free Crochet and Knitting Patterns to Get You Started

As the weather starts cooling down and we head into winter, many crocheters and knitters start ramping up their projects. If you’ve vowed that this is the year where you will wear your own handmade creations rather than store bought, let me share 4 tips for planning a season’s worth… View Post