Let’s go over the changes I made to the hot water bottle cozy from the Romantic Crochet Book. The Book: Two posts back I posted my first book review in well over a year. Of course, it had to be on the Romantic Crochet Book by Emma Escott. Not only have I crocheted 3 patterns … Continue reading Hot water bottle Cozy / Romantic Crochet
Yarn matters, and yes the pun is intended. A post about how the yarn you choose affects a given pattern. Do I have to use the yarn a pattern calls for? This is a bit of a loaded question. Like many of you, I buy or design a pattern and think, what yarn do I … Continue reading Yarn Matters
To everybody who is still following this blog after the long wait and to all the new readers that have started following my blog, hello and welcome to my corner of the internet. It's hard to believe that we are already approaching the end of January 2020. As is tradition, with the beginning of the … Continue reading Why do you Crochet?
Have you lost your crochet muse? In this post I share 5 things I do to entice my crochet muse. *disclaimer - this is not meant to be a health article, the ideas I share with you are what have worked for me. For the past two weeks, I've been feeling so bogged down and … Continue reading 5 Ways to Get your Crochet Muse Back!
Now, I know some of you are probably thinking, she is going to talk about acrylic yarns, or this sounds hard, I mean there are so many beautiful, colorful yarns that just speak to our crafty souls, how can we not give them a loving home? Well, number one, while I like using acrylic yarns … Continue reading How to crochet on a budget