Duke the Teatime Teddy is a crochet teddy bear pattern that (literally) stands on his own. This adorable softie is stuffed with Fairfield Poly-Fil and Poly-Pellets Weighted Stuffing Beads to give him the weight needed to stay standing. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you … Read more
It’s that time of year when everyone is looking for patterns last-minute gifts. I’m here to share a quick knit cowl pattern that you can finish in just one night. The Wide (larger) size can be worn as a hooded cowl and the Narrow (smaller) size is a one-skein project. This post contains affiliate links. … Read more
I’ll be on Marly Bird’s Yarn Thing podcast today, live at noon Eastern! You can listen in here. There will be prizes involved :). (If you can’t listen in live, there will be prizes available for folks who listen in later, too.) I hope you’ll join me there!
Apparently, this is going to be a very exciting week for me and Underground Crafter! Yesterday, I was the featured designer on Posh Pooch Designs. You can read my mini interview with Sara Sach here. And, Lindsay Lewchuk from Knit Eco Chic shared an interview with me here! But wait, there’s more! Tomorrow, Thursday, February 12, … Read more
In the U.S., tomorrow is Thanksgiving, a day of reflection and gratitude. The holiday is supposed to be about being thankful for what you have and spending time with loved ones (and let’s not forget eating favorite foods), but it has also become the official start of the winter holiday shopping season. I dislike crowds and … Read more