I am in love with foundation stitches! That is fsc, fhdc and fdc. You can use these instead of a foundation chain and row of stitches. You essentially create the chain and stitch above it in one move. The benefits are: Easier to handle when starting a crochet item Easier to count than chains More […]
The wide wild world of yarn weights
Worsted, Aran and 10ply… Oh my! As I have explored knitting and crochet online and with my local knitting group I have noticed that there is a vast array of terms used to describe the thickness of a yarn. This is super confusing for beginners and even confusing for experienced knitters & crocheters that are […]
Crochet watch v2
This is the finished product of my lace weight crochet watch; using Schoppel Wolle Lace Ball 2ply. In the end it wasn’t very practical as a watch, but it was a good experiment!
Cam Cam the Elephant
I’m dubbing this one Cam Cam since I gave it to Baby Cameron. This is from the
Crochet wrist watch
I wasn’t going to post this, but last night one of the girls at youth group asked, “Is that a knitted watch?” and I replied that I’d crocheted it earlier that day, and several people said “Cool.” So I decided it was worth posting! I have really missed wearing a wrist watch since my current […]
I just published some free downloadable icons on my main site.