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Pompom Garland

Pompom Garland

Pompoms are wonderful! They are cute and fluffy. They add a little something to that plain hat or scarf. They are super easy to make and you don’t even need to know how to crochet! This pompom garland is quick to make and the materials are pretty cheap. It would be prefect to hang in … Continue reading

How to make Pompoms

How to make Pompoms

Great news everyone! Pompoms are super cute and super easy to make, you don’t even need to know how to crochet or knit! I’m adding this guide to instruct how to make pompoms for hats, scarfs, blankets, and this lovely pompom garland. Pompoms are fairly simple, you will need: yarn, scissors, and card board. When … Continue reading

Crochet Humor

Crochet Humor

I thought it would be nice to share with you a couple of laughs. I have’t been able to pick up my hooks lately. I’ve been flying a lot and don’t have the heart to take them on the plane, incase they get taken away at security. I’ve heard that nonmetal hooks and nettles are … Continue reading

DIY Light Box

DIY Light Box

Does anyone else have a hard time taking pictures of their crochet/knit/DIY projects? I feel like the only time I can take good pictures is outside with plenty of natural light. As an amateur photographer I was  doing a little research on taking better pictures and I found a the light box. Basically, a light box is … Continue reading

Adventures in Thrifting

Adventures in Thrifting

As you may know thrift shopping is quite mainstream now. And it’s something I love to do! In my college town we had lots of thrift stores, some were huge and others were smaller with more cute things. The reason I love to thrift so much is I just love browsing. Kind of weird, but … Continue reading

Leibster Award

Leibster Award

Thanks so muchOff the Hook! for nominating my blog for the Leibster Award!!   The idea of this award is to highlight blogs with under 200 followers that deserve a look. Here’s how I hold up my end of the bargain: 1. Post eleven facts about myself. 2. Answer the questions the tagger has set … Continue reading

WashCloths

WashCloths

I had some extra yarn from my garland project so I thought I would make some washcloths. I had been working in the basket stitch and thought it would be really nice for a washcloth or dishcloth. It has some texture so it will be able to scrub a little. You can find the pattern … Continue reading

Knit One, Pray Two

Yesterday I had the wonderful pleasure of joining some awesome ladies at my home church for Knit One, Pray Too. Knit One, Pray Too is a group of women who make scarfs and pray for the people they are going to be given to. I have wanted to participate for a while, but I’m usually at … Continue reading

Crochet Garland–Part One

Crochet Garland–Part One

One of my favorite past times is looking through crochet pins on pintrest. Something that has recently caught my eye is crochet garlands. They are simple, cute and can be used for almost anything! I love that they can be flowers, snowflakes, even pompoms! As the craft store ads came today out I’ll be shopping … Continue reading

My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things

2012 was filled with crochet firsts. I finished my first blanket, my first doily, and even created this blog! I thought that I would share some of my favorite things that I   have crocheted this year. My blanket! It took about a year to finish, but I am very proud of it. It’s queen … Continue reading