Creative Gifts You know how it goes, a friend calls you and invites you to dinner at the last minute. OMG! What gift can you take?! ohmygoodknits! // a knitting & crochet blog Last Easter, I made a fluffle of amigurumi bunny eggs for my favorite kiddos. This year, I’m branching out into bunny food–carrots and strawberries! They’re little amigurumi crocheted and glued onto Easter eggs. You can fill them with whatever treats your tiny humans might want. The perfect eggs for these amigurumi are from Target.
Pretty Pincushion Patterns to Make and Give These cute pincushion patterns make adorable gifts! A pretty pincushion makes a great craft project for adults and children. In fact, pincushion patterns are ideal for a beginner sewing project that can be as quick and easy as you like. Crochet Link Love: Terrific Crochet Blog Posts This is where you can find the links to all of my favorite crochet blog posts from around the web this week. Smart Words About Crochet Which Yarn Diet is Right For You? Ha ha! @poetryinyarn’s smart post comparing yarn buying options to popular diets.Small Twist on a Traditional Granny Square.
How To: Make a Homemade Snow Globe As Kate so delicately alluded to earlier this week, I am somewhat of a holiday junkie. And Christmas is the holiday of all holidays for me. I decorated a week before Thanksgiving; yep, I’m one of those people. One of my most favorite holiday traditions as a child was our little family advent calendar and now that my kids are old enough to enjoy some fun and creative activities, I’ve filled up our little numbered stockings with slips of paper instead of candy.
Cloud Duvet November 22, 2010 1:27 pm After my beloved duvet died, I looked and looked for a replacement. I settled on this Cirrus set from Anthropologie. I love white bedding. I can’t explain it. But no prints for me, just white. Free Crochet Patterns, Crochet Cowl Patterns, and Free Knit Patterns Last weekend (March 14 – 16th), I attended the 10th annual Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival in Cranberry, PA. I’d heard of the festival before, but was never in town to attend. The festival attracted over 70 different booths and some big name teachers. I talked to the coordinator, Barb, and she said there were well over 3,000 attendees.
Granny with Flower for THE SIBOL GROUP ,SUNNIEST INTERNATIONAL BLANKET OF LOVE . A Granny for The Sibol Group......Once you have the flower following this pattern ,turn the flower. Materials , 1.Crochet hook , size 3.75 or 4.00 2.Any yarn ( in my case I had use 100 % cotton " Sugar and Cream " 3.A lot of Love the make this square. Once you turn the flower, 1.Add a new color in 1 double crochet stitch from the center of the flower ...then.... chain 5 2.Skip 1 double crochet , 2. Chain 5 , skip 1 more double crochet ,