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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


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kate stitches by kaitlin young

Hello! I'm a girl with not enough time and too much yarn. 


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