Spoiler alert! If you haven’t done the mystery pattern yet, it is no longer a mystery! You can download the pattern directly from me here! I hope you all enjoyed this little project! A few people said they had no idea what it was until they were done! Mine is gold and black because I
One thing I’ve learned over the past year or so of designing is that designers have names. I seriously hadn’t really thought about the person behind the pattern before. I was not the type to buy a pattern because there’s so many free patterns out there, why bother? I also didn’t buy yarn. I have
In January 2021 I published Evelyn’s Bundle on Ravelry and Etsy. This eBook included an oversized afghan square, Evelyn’s Motif 40, and two blankets: Evelyn’s Favorite Guitar, and Evelyn’s Expression. The blankets are both on the smaller side: 44″ x 52″ (chart size 177 x 207) and the square is the same size as all
What makes a gnome, a gnome? When I first drew up this square my husband critiqued it gently saying the witchy hat made it just look like a witchy square. He didn’t see anything that really said “gnome”. I pointed out that the eyes were covered by the hat and the big nose was the
Updated to add a link to my new YouTube tutorial! My patterns include written line-by-line instructions, so you don’t actually need to know how to use the charts. I write everything up for two techniques: interlocking crochet / Locked Filet Mesh, and overlay mosaic crochet. I have tutorials on how to use the charts for
Final pattern (Baby Fish) is now in the eBook, Baby Ocean & Others, on Ravelry and Etsy.
These ocean-themed baby blankets have been fun to design! I have finally decided upon six baby ocean patterns for the eBook on Ravelry. Would you like me to put the eBook on Etsy too once it’s complete? This adorable whale started his life looking quite different but I am happy with the final outcome. My
The 4th blanket in my Ocean-themed series of baby blanket patterns. These sea turtles are swimming in the ocean.
We were at the park the other day when we learned our city puts on a summer program. There were two workers doing crafts and playing games with the kids. My youngest just played in the splash park, but the older two enjoyed making a crabby craft! Their favorite part was putting glue on the
Just a few days ago we saw the beginning of a short series: ocean-themed baby blankets! The first blanket has some waves and shells and a starfish and a sand dollar. This blanket has two dolphins swimming in a circle with some seaweed and bubbles. The swirl in the middle was supposed to be a