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From Vest to Dress

Turning the yavanna vest from cozy wooly vest to swishy crochet summer dress. Design Inspiration I once received a comment about how (x) person didn’t make my patterns because they didn’t like the colors I chose. But I think the beauty of art is that you chose how you make it. You are free to … Continue reading From Vest to Dress

Yavanna Crochet Vest

Are you ushering in a warmer season but still want to keep layers? Then the Yavanna crochet vest is perfect for your wardrobe needs. Inspiration and Design Which Lord of the Rings (LOFTR) Character are you? Me? I’m a hobbit. I firmly believe is Breakfast, second breakfast, elevensies, and afternoon tea. Sadly, I’m not much … Continue reading Yavanna Crochet Vest

Crochet Subaru Sweater // yoke sweater

When your significant other is a Subaru fan and you are able, you crochet a Subaru sweater. Right? Inspiration and Design A long time ago in an earth that seems far away, my husband asked for a crochet sweater with the Subaru rally logo. My husband is very crochet worthy, so, I agreed. Of course, … Continue reading Crochet Subaru Sweater // yoke sweater

Marejada Sweater / Top Down

Do you, like me, dream of vintage inspired pieces? If you do, then join me in making the Marejada Sweater. Inspiration and Design Does an idea ever sneak into your brain and quietly whisper to you? For me, it was less of a whisper and more of a roar, but the point still stands. I … Continue reading Marejada Sweater / Top Down

Part 2 // Crochet Fade Sweater

Part 2 of the faded crochet sweater will walk us through the reverse raglan construction. Inspiration and Design As discussed in part 1 of the crochet fade sweater, the inspiration came from a knit sweater that I've owned since 2012. The first year I set off for my Masters degree in Syracuse NY. I know, … Continue reading Part 2 // Crochet Fade Sweater

Crochet Fade Sweater // Part 1

When the amount of single skeins you have in stash stresses you out, what do you do? Me? I crochet a fade sweater. Español Inspiration and Design I’ve had a sweater in my wardrobe since 2012 that I absolutely love. Naturally since I’ve learned how to crochet garments, recreating the sweater has been on my … Continue reading Crochet Fade Sweater // Part 1

Simple Colorwork Socks / Squared Root

The squared root socks are a toe-up sock design featuring simple colorwork on the leg. Inspiration & Design When it comes to crochet socks people are divided. Not me, I love both crochet and knit socks. If you want to read more about my sock-pinion I have several blog posts that might be worth your … Continue reading Simple Colorwork Socks / Squared Root

Stash busting / a pattern round-up

Say hello to my little stash of stash busting patterns... Horrible humor aside, let's round up some patterns. Stash Busting / Stashtober21 What’s in a stash…I tried to come up with a romantic phrase reminiscent of Shakespeare, alas I have failed. If you can come up with one, please let me know. Either way this … Continue reading Stash busting / a pattern round-up

Vintage Echo Cardigan / Part the second

The Vintage Echo Cardigan in an interpretation of a vintage blouse featuring different fabrics and sheer sleeves. Hello again, In my last post I shared the first steps towards making the Vintage Echo Cardigan. This week, let’s continue our cardigan making journey. Part I The Design The Vintage Echo Cardigan is a crochet cardigan inspired … Continue reading Vintage Echo Cardigan / Part the second