Finished April Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

6 May

I just finished my latest project… my April afghan! If you like chevrons, this afghan is for you!
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April Update – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

6 May

I am halfway done with my April Afghan…Crocheted in Knit Picks Brava Worsted!

Happy Yarning! 🙂

March Afghan Update – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

23 Mar

I am making the March afghan from flat circles. Each circle is made on the Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine. When all of the circles are made, they will be sewn together to make the finished afghan. Watch the video below to see how my afghan is coming along!

Happy Yarning! 🙂

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Choosing Yarn for the March Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

9 Mar

The March Afghan will be almost entirely made from scrap yarn! Yay for stashbusting! 🙂 The afghan will be made on the Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine (22 needle). See this video for more details…

Can you guess what this afghan will be like?
Happy Yarning! 🙂

Finished February Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

2 Mar

My February Afghan is Finished! This afghan features a bold chevron design with ombre stripes.

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Choosing Yarn for the February Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months

2 Feb

Well, it’s officially February, so now I can show you the yarn that I have chosen for this month’s afghan… Knit Picks Brava Worsted! You can see my color choices in this video.

Can you guess what I have designed for my afghan with this yarn?
Happy Yarning! 🙂

Finished January Afghan for 12 Afghans in 12 Months Challenge

1 Feb

My January Afghan is finally finished! This afghan features stripes of a multicolored wave stitch.

This pattern is available on Ravelry. Click Here to add it to your Ravelry queue and favorites.

Crochet Throw Blanket - #12AfghansIn12MonthsChallenge -January afghan - yayforyarn.comFinished January Afghan for my 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge - yayforyarn.com

Ripple Stripe Wave Block Stitch Crochet Afghan - yayforyarn.com

Crochet Afghan Blanket - 12 Afghans in 12 Months Challenge by  Yay For Yarn

Happy Yarning! 🙂

Knit Picks TRY IT Needle Set Review – Options Interchangeable Circular Knitting Needles

30 Jan

Knit Picks Options Needles are my favorite knitting needles! See why in this video.


TRY IT Needle Set – Rainbow and Nickel

What are your favorite knitting needles?
Happy Yarning! 🙂

12 Afghans in 12 Months Challenge – January – Choosing Yarn

7 Jan

This year, I have challenged myself to make 12 Afghans in 12 Months! Crazy, yes… but hopefully not impossible. 🙂 Check out my yarn selection in this video!

Happy Yarning! 🙂

Mini Sweater Boots Crochet Pattern – Fits American Girl and other 18 inch Dolls

2 Jan

Your doll can keep up with all of the cold-weather trends! These cozy sweater boots can be worn folded up or down for two completely different styles. The boots button up the side of the doll’s leg. These boots would also make a great, inexpensive gift!

ugg sweater boot 18 inch doll american girl crochet pattern
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Happy Yarning! 🙂