Baby and Baby Doll

I found this great site that is JAMMED full of wonderful patterns for babies of all sizes – and for dolls.  This is not such a stretch as babies and dolls are often the same size.  There is a huge … Read More ...

Flip Flops and Slippers

I was going to write a very brief article to share with my readers how much I am in love with the slippers Sher Marchman Day crocheted for me.  But we’ll get to that.  When I went to her site … Read More ...

Square Crochet Hooks??

I’ve never seen a square handled crochet hook before, but I’m intrigued.

Kollage Square Crochet Hooks

These hooks claim to be ‘ergonomically designed’ (as do many others) and are a bit pricey for mass-marketed hooks, but if they live up … Read More ...

Don’t Be Sheep(ish) About It!

 

 

Vickie Howell sent me a couple skeins of her new yarn Stitch.Rock.Love Sheep(ish) in two yummy colors – Magenta(ish) and Teal(ish).  Now, she doesn’t know me personally, but these were two very good color choices for me.  Magenta … Read More ...

CATNIP FOR CROCHETERS?

Do you ever wonder what catnip does to cats?  I know!!  It’s Lavishea Lotion Bar to me.  No kidding!  I am totally addicted to this stuff.

My nose discovered the Lavishea Lavender Lotion Bar when I was in BAH Yarns … Read More ...

MORE ‘INSIDE CROCHET’

INSIDE CROCHET MAGAZINE #17

I continue to be a fan of this wonderful UK produced crochet magazine!  I thought I would share a few of my favorite projects from inside this issue.

First, I just happen to have one of … Read More ...

CHARTED PICTURE AFGHANS

Charted Picture Afghans by Bendy Carter

Are you a fan of charted crochet designs?  If so, Bendy Carter has created a book that is perfect for you!

This is Bendy’s latest crochet book.  She has authored quite a few before, … Read More ...

IRISH CROCHET

Annie’s Attic is the latest entry into the field of Irish Crochet.  This small, attractive book contains some really lovely patterns, familiar to those who are fans of the very traditional Irish Crochet.

How is Irish Crochet different from other … Read More ...

FLAPPER HAT

When I saw this cap, I fell in love with it!

Flapper Hat With Ribbon Trim

This is one of seven crochet patterns offered at the etsy.com shop of maybematilda.  She also sells many completed crochet items for very reasonable … Read More ...

CROCHET! A Winning Edition

Every now and then I receive a copy of one of my crochet magazines (I subscribe to most of them!) that reminds me why I subscribe every year.  The latest issue of Crochet! (May, 2011) is one of those special Read More ...