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! 🙂

25% off of ANY book on Amazon.com – Top Rated Knitting and Crochet Books

12 Dec

Check out this awesome deal on Amazon.com!
“Take an Extra 25% Off Any Book: Use promo code BOOKDEAL25 at checkout to get an extra 25% off any book for a limited time (up to $10 discount). Excludes Kindle eBooks and Audible Audiobooks.”

This code is good on any physical (not an ebook) book, but I always use these types of coupons on knitting and crochet books. 🙂 You can never have too many! It was so hard to choose just 10 to feature in this post. If it’s a book about yarn, it is almost always a good book. 😀

Customer Top-Rated Knitting and Crochet Books:

As always, don’t forget to read the “Terms and Conditions” for this coupon code. The promotion is valid for a limited time only, from December 11, 2014 at 5pm PST to December 14, 2014 at 11:59pm PST.

I learned to crochet at 7 years old with this book. It is one of the clearest learn-to-crochet books I have ever seen.

What is your favorite / most helpful knitting or crochet book?

Happy Yarning! 🙂

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Free Mug Cozy Knitting Pattern

15 Nov

Lace Mug Cozy - Free Knitting PatternWhether you drink tea, coffee, or hot cocoa, this mug cozy will make your cold-weather drink even more enjoyable. Continue reading

Western Riding Boots Crochet Pattern – Fits American Girl & other 18 inch Dolls

5 Nov

crochet pattern boots shoes button cowboy cowgirlNew Crochet Pattern for 18 inch American Girl Dolls… Western style Riding boots! These tall boots come up higher on the front of the leg and feature a strap around the ankle. Continue reading

Diamond Lace Infinity Scarf – Crochet Pattern

27 Oct

Diamond Lace Scarf Pattern Crochet Winter bThe Diamond Lace Infinity Scarf pattern is now available! This cozy, yet lightweight scarf works up quickly with worsted weight yarn and a lacy stitch pattern. Continue reading

Kaleidoscope Rainbow Striped Boots Crochet Pattern – Fits American Girl & other 18 inch Dolls

18 Oct

Kaleidoscope Boots Crochet Pattern for American Girl Dolls

Crochet a Rainbow! These Rainbow Striped Boots are so cute and a lot of fun to make. I used scrap yarn to create these boots. Use two colors or up to eight colors. It is up to you!

These boots are great for little ones because there are no snaps or buttons. Easy to put on and take off, but the boots do not fall off the doll’s feet. Adorable and inexpensive gift!

Click here to get the pattern.

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Happy Yarning!
Rainbow Boots - Crochet Pattern -PDF File -18 inch dolls like American Girl

New Crochet Pattern Release – Super Easy Slipper Socks

11 Oct

slipper sock patternNew pattern release!

Our new slipper sock pattern has been released! We are very excited about this pattern. This pattern has been in the works for several months now. This sock is super stretchy and makes a great gift. It is now available here:

www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/super-easy-slipper-socks—fits-ladies-shoe-sizes-4-10


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Happy I Love Yarn Day!

10 Oct

yarnheartDid you know that today is national I Love Yarn Day? Celebrate with lots of yarn!

Check out these great deals on yarn:

25% off Entire Stock Yarn at Joann.com +++++ $2.99 Flat Rate Shipping – No minimum purchase

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Shop 1,000s of yarns at Amazon.com, Many of these yarns are on SALE!!!

How are you celebrating I Love Yarn Day? Happy Yarning! 🙂

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Free Double Thick Potholder Crochet Pattern

7 Oct

Double Thick Crochet Potholder / Hot PadFree crochet pattern potholder pot holder trivet hot pad

Free pattern! This easy-to-make crochet potholder is double thick to protect your hands, counters, and table. A pretty, yet practical gift that will last for years. I make these for gifts and people always love them. I like to use cotton yarn because it is insulating and machine washable. Unlike some yarns, cotton will not melt when you put hot pots and pans on it. Continue reading