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November 24, 2016

Elephant Crochet Blanket

Pom poms + elephants? Oh gosh. I love this one. One of my most popular posts so far has been my Lion Crochet Blanket and someone asked me if I had a more feminine version. Here it is! The best thing about this blanket is you don’t have to think about it as you work! It

November 5, 2016

DIY Embroidered Throw Pillow

So I haven’t posted in a very long time….I’ve been student teaching in  kindergarten while finishing my degree. I’m happy that is winding down and I have a little more time to stitch and post! My husband and I recently moved, which has given me the urge to decorate! And I am a huge Tim

September 18, 2016

Penguin Crochet Pattern

Do you ever finish a project and feel giddy about how it turned out? I am seriously so excited about this pattern. It is the second one in my Arctic animals series, check out the Polar Bear here!   When I was little my grandma had Scamper the Penguin on VHS. I think that VHS

August 31, 2016

Heart Eye Emoji Pillow

My little sister’s birthday was in August, and I’ve been dying to share with you what I made for her! I just wanted to make sure she saw it in person before she saw it on here. She is headed off to college and was decorating her dorm room, I thought this would be the

August 19, 2016

Mickey Mouse Crochet Bunting

We had an end of summer party at my office for everyone who was graduating and moving on to new jobs! One of the best things I have found for throwing parties at work is to divide up the work. So usually we have everyone bring some different food, or pitch in for pizza, and

August 10, 2016

DIY Skinny Tie

Every time I drag my husband to the fabric store with me, we spend the whole time looking for the perfect floral knit for me to make a new dress or shirt out of. Poor guy! I finally figured out that I can choose almost any fabric from JoAnns and make him a tie out

July 29, 2016

Polar Bear Crochet Pattern

  It’s here!   My origional Polar Bear Crochet Pattern.   When brainstorming what types of patterns I wanted to design I got discouraged, I feel like every animal has already been turned into crochet! How could I come up with something that people would want to make or haven’t already made? Crocheting dates back

July 27, 2016

The Secret to Having it All

  There are so many things I want to do in my life. So many things that I don’t have. So many things that I may never have. And so many things that I do have. Sometimes I get caught up in seeing what everyone else is doing, what everyone else is posting in those

July 22, 2016

Pattern Variations

Sometimes I see a crochet item on Pinterest, and I like most of it but want to change a few things to really make it my own. I’ve done this with different patterns that I have written. Tweaking patterns is simple, and you can create something totally unique. I know this idea is probably a

July 14, 2016

Minecraft Pig

I’m not sure how popular Minecraft is anymore but a year ago I had a customer who wanted a Minecraft pig for her little boy. I had the  hardest time finding a pattern I was happy with so I wrote my own. I’m sharing it here because the post from my old blog has been