Free crochet pattern: Simple Textures Newborn Hat

One of my favorite things about crocheting newborn hats is that they can be finished in one leg of my commute. This post contains affiliate links. After finishing the Sleepy Kitty Lovey, I still had some Loops & Threads Impeccable yarn in my bag. I decided to work up this quick newborn hat to keep … Read more

3 Tips for Customizing Adorable Crochet Baby Gifts | #Crochet #TipsTuesday

I love crocheting blankets, so I keep a stash of handmade baby blankets in my closet for last minute gifts. Once in a while, though, a dear friend or family member will be welcoming a newborn, and I decide to make up something special. Here are 3 tips for crocheting customized gifts to thrill your favorite parents-to-be. This … Read more

Frantic Holiday Crafting Update

On December 1, I set a goal of finishing a project every other day in December.  With just a few days to go, I’m happy to say that I did pretty well. First off, I finished three secret for future publication.  (You can read vague details on my Ravelry project pages here, here, and here.) … Read more

FO Friday: Booties, 30 Min-Knits Book Review, and Giveaway

This post contains affiliate links. I have just a small finished object today, my very first pair of knit booties.  But they come with a long story!  (And, to thank you for reading the whole story, I’m also including a book review and giveaway at the end of this post.) I have a friend that … Read more

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