Cloud Applique

These cute little clouds are perfect for embellishing any rainbow colored item you can think up. ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ PIN It For Later! Skill Level: Easy Size: 3″ wide by 1.75″ tall Supplies: Worsted weight yarn such as Red Heart Soft Size 4.0 mm crochet hook Yarn needle for weaving in ends Abbreviations:  ch = chain, sk = skip, sl = slip, st(s) = stitch(es), sc = single crochet, dc = double crochet … Continue reading

Easy Preemie Hat

If you’re a creative and passionate person, why not use your incredible talents to give back to the community! There are so many benefits to donating your crochet or knitting to charity. Aside from helping others in need, it also gives you a chance to be more involved and discover new volunteer opportunities. One organization that is always looking for donations is the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Premature and low birth weight babies usually have very little body fat … Continue reading

Dragonfly C2C Throw

I received a special request from Lorri to turn the popular dragonfly stitch into a corner-to-corner blanket. I thought it would be a simple task, but getting the spacing right turned out to be quite a challenge. It was a fun challenge though, and I’m so pleased with final result! The sample blanket pictured above is smaller than what the written instructions will produce, so the total yardage listed below was estimated based on the yardage used for the sample … Continue reading

Dragonfly Bandana Cowl

I had just one skein of this beautiful Red Heart Boutique Unforgettable yarn in my stash and I was dying to use it in a dragonfly design. One skein was just enough to complete the bandana cowl pictured, but the pattern can easily be adapted into a full-sized shawl. (Instructions for this can be found near the end of the pattern.) I estimate at least 4 skeins will be needed for a shawl. I’ve heard that this yarn can be … Continue reading

Charmed Cloche

This pretty cloche hat is perfect for a mother/daughter photo shoot or just to wear on a cool Spring day. The flower is purely optional, but adds a touch of whimsical flair. ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ PIN It For Later Skill Level:  Intermediate Sizes:  Newborn – 3 Months, 3 – 6 Months, 6 – 12 Months, Toddler, Child, Adult Supplies:   Worsted weight yarn such as Caron Simply Soft or Red Heart Soft Size 4.5 … Continue reading

Dragonfly Jacket

This adorable jacket pattern comes in two sizes and features a filet style dragonfly motif on the bodice. You can play with color for fun stripes, but it would also look great in a solid color. Either way, I hope you enjoy the pattern! ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ PIN It For Later All of my patterns are written in US crochet terms. Skill Level: Intermediate Size: Newborn-6 Months; 6-12 Months Supplies: • Light worsted … Continue reading

Radiating Dragonflies Throw

Worked in the round, this free throw pattern features dragonflies radiating out from the center of the blanket. This design was actually requested by a fan of my original Dragonfly Blanket, which is worked in rows. I decided to finish the edge with a simple single crochet border and colorful slip stitching to match the colors used in the blanket. I really like how it turned out and hope you do too! ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or … Continue reading

Houndstooth Headwrap

This trendy Houndstooth Headwrap is fun to make and works up quickly. Check out the matching Fingerless Gloves pattern HERE. ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue or Favorites ~ Skill Level: Easy Sizes:  Toddler, Child, Teen/Small Adult, Medium Adult & Large Adult Supplies: Worsted weight yarn such as Red Heart Soft Size 5.0 mm (H-8) crochet hook 1″ Button Yarn needle for weaving in ends   The Houndstooth Headwrap is being hosted as a 3-part crochet along (CAL) on … Continue reading

Moiré Shoulder Bag CAL Winners Announced!

First, I would like to thank everyone who participated in the Moiré Shoulder Bag Crochet Along for making this such a fun event! So many of you were quick to chime in when anyone had a question and I really appreciate that you were kind enough to help when I wasn’t immediately available. Thank you for that! I truly loved seeing all the different color combinations and variations of your bags. I hope you all enjoy using your finished Moiré Shoulder … Continue reading

Baby Cowboy Boots Crochet Pattern

Giddy-up! These adorable booties are perfect for the littlest cowgirl or cowboy in your life. ~ Add It To Your Ravelry Queue or Favorites ~ Skill Level: Easy Sizes: 0-3 Months, 3-6 Months, 6-9 Months, 9-12 Months Supplies: Red Heart Soft Touch yarn in Color A (tan) & Color B (Purple) Size 5.5 mm (I-9) crochet hook Size 4.0 mm (G-6) crochet hook for star embellishment Yarn needle for weaving in ends Stitch marker   Please note: All of my … Continue reading

The OttLite® 13w Craft Space Organizer Brightens My Day ~ A Product Review and Crochet Along

I’m pleased to announce that OttLite® is sponsoring the grand prize for my Moiré Shoulder Bag Crochet Along (CAL). If you missed the details about the CAL, see this post. I’m also excited that I was able to review the OttLite® 13w Craft Space Organizer pictured below. I received a complimentary sample of the product represented in this review. I was not financially compensated to write a favorable review. All opinions expressed in this post are my own. Prior to … Continue reading

Newborn Knit Skirt

This cute striped skirt is perfect for layering over leggings or tights. It would also be great to use for a newborn photo shoot, paired with a pretty headband or bonnet. { Add it to your Ravelry Queue or Favorites } Skill Level: Easy Size:  Newborn Waist = 13″ circumference Hem = 16″ circumference Height = 6.5″ Supplies:   Bulky yarn such as Knit Picks Brava Bulky in 3 or more colors US 10 (6 mm) dpns or circulars US 11 … Continue reading