A Fond Farewell…

Friends and fellow crocheters, I wish to thank you all for your support, encouragement and kindness over the last few years. It means more to me than you’ll ever know. However, I feel the time has come to move on from designing and blogging. All is fine and well; I just don’t have time for it like I used to. Most of my designs will be available on www.allfreecrochet.com by the end of the year. Everything else is being moved … 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

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

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Grand Prize Giveaway!

We are wrapping up the 12 Weeks of Christmas Crochet-Along (CAL) Blog Hop with a Grand Prize Giveaway! Thank you once again to our wonderful sponsor, Red Heart Yarns for providing all of the project yarn and the amazing weekly prizes. The last 12 weeks have been so much fun that it’s sad to see them end. However, we are already planning more crochet-alongs for the near future! Thank you to everyone in our amazing CAL group who posted their … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #10: Santa’s Bag {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #10 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! * * * Get the free pattern for Santa’s Bag right here: http://wp.me/p5uOtB-UU Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #10: Snowflake Coasters by Me! For this project you will need: Red Heart Creme de la Creme cotton yarn in 1-3 colors … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #9: Velvety Soft Slippers {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #9 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! * * * Get the free pattern for the Velvety Soft Slippers right here: http://pattern-paradise.com/2015/11/05/12-weeks-of-christmas-blog-hop-cal-week-9-free-pattern/ Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #10: Santa’s Bag by The Hooked Haberdasher! For this project you will need: Red Heart Boutique Fur – 1 skein … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #7: City Girl Cossack Hat {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #7 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! * * * Get the free pattern for the City Girl Cossack Hat right here: http://thehookedhaberdasher.com/12-weeks-of-christmas-cal-7/ Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #8: Jolly Holiday Stockings by Me! For this project you will need: Red Heart Holiday in White, Red & … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #6: Gift Bottle Sweater {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #6 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! * * * Get the free pattern for Maria’s Gift Bottle Sweaters right here: http://pattern-paradise.com/2015/10/16/12-weeks-of-christmas-blog-hop-cal-week-6-free-pattern/ Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #7: The City Girl Cossack Hat by The Hooked Haberdasher! For this project you will need: Red Heart Soft, Worsted … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #4: City Girl Boot Cuffs {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #3 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! * * * Get the free pattern for Wendy’s City Girl Boot Cuffs right here: http://thehookedhaberdasher.com/12-weeks-of-christmas-cal-4/ Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #5: The Snowman Wall Hanging by me, Charmed By Ewe! For this project you will need: • Red Heart … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #3: Joyful Flowers Runner {Free Pattern}

* * * Come check out Week #3 of the Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop! My sincere apologies for posting this late! It’s been a hectic week for this household. * * * Get the free pattern for Maria’s Joyful Flowers Runner right here: http://pattern-paradise.com/2015/09/25/12-weeks-of-christmas-blog-hop-cal-week-3/   Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #4: The City Girl … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas CAL ~ Week #1: Scrumptious Scarf {Free Pattern}

* * * The 12 Weeks of Christmas Crochet-Along Blog Hop has officially started! * * * Get the free pattern for Wendy’s Scrumptious Scarf right here: http://thehookedhaberdasher.com/12-weeks-of-christmas-cal-1/ Be sure to come join us at the Crochet Playground FB Group for a chance to win fantastic prizes from Red Heart Yarns! Now here is a sneak peek of Week #2: The Wonderland Mittens by me, Charmed By Ewe!   For this project you will need: 2 Skeins of Red Heart … Continue reading

12 Weeks of Christmas Blog Hop Crochet-Along (CAL) – Sponsored by Red Heart Yarns!

I’m very excited to announce that two of my good friends and I have partnered with Red Heart Yarns to sponsor the… 12 Weeks of Christmas Blog Hop Crochet-Along (CAL)! How does it work? On every Friday, beginning in early September, we will be posting a brand new free pattern with a holiday theme. Each project will vary in size, type and yarn used, so that you can try new fibers, learn a little, have fun and finish up with … Continue reading