Knitting Pattern: Tiny Purse for Gift Card

If you’re looking for a twist on the typical knit gift card holder, I think you’ll enjoy today’s pattern, Tiny Purse for Gift Card. This itty bitty purse holds a gift card or financial card and can also be used as an ornament or gift tag, or added to a garland. This post contains affiliate … Read more

Announcing the 2020 Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along!

The Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along is the fifth and final crochet along of 2020 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. It’s also our sixth annual Holiday Stashdown CAL! We’ve brought together twenty-six of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns for handmade holiday gift ideas, decorations, and wrap. Join us to … Read more

Amigurumi Pattern: Boom Box Softie

I’m kicking off this year’s Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along with CAL Central Crochet with the Boom Box Softie crochet amigurumi pattern. This cutie makes a great gift for anyone who loves music or who is nostalgic for late 1970s through early 1990s technology. Read on for the pattern and details on how you can join … Read more

Silly Monster Beanie Crochet Pattern in 5 Sizes

I’m kicking off this year’s Halloween Crochet Along with CAL Central Crochet with the Silly Monster Beanie in five sizes. This monster crochet hat pattern is not scary at all, so it’s perfect for kids of all ages. Read on for the pattern and details on how you can join the CAL! This post contains … Read more

Announcing the Second Annual Halloween Crochet Along!

The Halloween Crochet Along is the fourth crochet along of 2020 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. It’s also our second annual Halloween CAL! We’ve brought together ten of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns for  Halloween-themed projects including decorations, toys, costume elements, and more. Join us to make spooky Halloween projects … Read more