Crochet Pattern: Patchwork Cat

Recently, I’ve been getting back into sewing again. I used to sew (or really, do patchwork and quilting) a lot before I moved in with MC. Since I’ve lived here, my sewing table has moved around without really finding a true home. Now that it has finally settled, my fingers have been itching to sew, … Read more

Crochet pattern: My Buddy Friend

Back in January, I went to Phoenix for Creativation, the trade show of the Association for Creative Industries. One of the best parts of this event was getting the opportunity to meet representatives (in person!) from some of the craft brands I work with all the time. This post contains affiliate links. Materials for the … Read more

Book Review: Long-Legged Friends by Hisako and Shizue Okawa

 This post contains affiliate links. I recently received a review copy of Long-Legged Friends: Crochet Creatures to Create and Cuddle by Hisako and Shizue Okawa from Andrews McMeel Publishing.  This is a fun, concept book that also turns out some very cute projects. Shizue, an illustrator, drew adorable little animals, and her mother, Hisako, crocheted them based … Read more