Crochet Pattern: Warm and Textured 1-Skein Cowl

I love one-skein cowl crochet patterns. They are a wonderful way to use up special skeins of yarn. Today I’m sharing the Warm and Textured 1-Skein Cowl, a pattern that uses post stitches, clusters, and popcorns for a beautiful texture! This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) … Read more

New crochet patterns in Dream in Color yarns!

I love Dream in Color! Ok, now that I’ve gotten that statement out of the way, let me tell you about two crochet patterns I’ve just released featuring two different Dream in Color yarns. Both patterns continue the series of designs I’ve been working on that are influenced by the pioneering women of flight. The … Read more

2013 Temperature Scarf: Lessons Learned

I’m excited to say that I did finish crocheting my temperature scarf this week.  The 113 remaining rows just flew by. I ended up using 8 different colorways for this project.   Four of the skeins (Dream in Color Classy in Spring Tickle and Happy Forest and madelinetosh tosh vintage in Fragrant and Cove) were purchased at … Read more

Temperatures are rising

The last several months have been a whirlwind.  As a result of constant activity at work, home, and in life, books languished in my Currently Reading shelf on Goodreads, crochet and knit projects stalled in my project bags, and over 100 blogs I follow sat unread in Feedly.  But recently, things have cleared up – I … Read more