Category Archives: Crafts

Rich Textured Tote Review and Give-away

I crocheted several of these during the Summer Beach Bag Stitch-along at Yarnspirations.  This pattern is rated as intermediate and once I understood the stitch it was quite easy as its just a repeat. This is the first time I … Continue reading

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Crocheted Moose/Reindeer Hat

My great nephew lives in Alaska so I wanted to make him something that goes along with the Alaskan theme. This hat turned out to be the perfect gift. I purchased it on Etsy from Brookslittlestitch for $4.50 and it … Continue reading

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Zebra Crocheted Baby Blanket and Toy

After I purchased the pattern for this baby blanket I knew right away I was going to crochet it in a zebra pattern.  I crocheted 2 rows of variegated yarn, one of white, one of black and one of white, … Continue reading

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Granny Stripe Boutique Bag – Crochet

This is a fun small bag  and is a free pattern from Sara at Tangled Happy.  There are also several different handle versions and even one with owl eyes, so cute.  Sara has some free patterns on her blog and … Continue reading

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Recovering Thrift Store Vinyl/Chrome Swivel Bar Stools

My son was looking for bar stools for his new apartment and I found 3 of these at a thrift store.  I paid $3 each and purchased marine vinyl at JoAnns for $9 on sale. I flipped the stool upside … Continue reading

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Crocodile Stitch Hooded Cape

When I saw this cape I wanted to crochet it right away (whats new) .  There is a cost of $6.00 for the pattern on Ravelry.  The pattern has great pictures and uses the crocodile stitch.   If you are … Continue reading

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Crocheted Sweater Socks

I have been smitten with crocheting socks since I bought the pattern “Crocheted Seamless Sweater Socks” by Genevive on Ravelry ($4.95) four days ago. So much so that my  husband just asked where dinner was. Oops.  While running errands today … Continue reading

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