• Free Knit and Crochet Patterns

    Winter Mittens Square

    Get the ad free pdf for a discounted price on Ravelry here. It includes the written instructions and a graph. Winter Wonder Squares CAL I have teamed up with Claire from Bear Rye and some other amazing designers to bring you the Winter Wonder Squares Crochet-a-long. The idea is to make a winter themed blanket by making a square a day and seaming them together. You’ll find the pattern for my Winter Mittens Square below. The PDF on Ravelry includes a graph along with the written pattern. How my square came to be. Today is my day and I bring to you my Winter Mittens Square. When I think of…

  • Texture Tuesday

    Texture Tuesday: Faux Fur Mini Tree

    It’s Texture Tuesday! Today I’m featuring my Faux Fur Mini Tree. You’ll love how quick and easy they are to make. I’ve included everything you’ll need to make your own Faux Fur tree in the tutorial. Let’s get started! Materials: Lion Brand Go For Faux yarn (1 skein has 65yds, I used approx 8 yds) Hot Glue Gun Durafoam Cone 9.85″ Wood Slices  (approx. 2 “-2. 5” / 6-7cm; Thickness: approx. 0. 2 “/0.5cm)s Gold and Silver Jingle Bells (.52″/13mm) Small Sewing needle Sewing Thread/Embroidery thread/Thin yarn/Twine Tree Base Now is a good time to get your hot glue gun heating up. I had some pre-cut wood pieces laying around…

  • Texture Tuesday

    Texture Tuesday: Twisted Columns Beanie Pattern

    Welcome to Texture Tuesday! If you’re curious what Texture Tuesday is see my first post about the Swirl Pop Pillow pattern. Today I am featuring my newest pattern, the Twisted Columns Beanie pattern. It’s an intermediate knitting pattern that works up pretty quick. About the beanie It’s knit bottom up, in the round. The twist design is rather simple once you’ve completed it a few times. An ambitious beginner could probably complete the pattern as well. Give it a go if you’re new to knitting. I found diving right in when I was learning really helped me improve my skills quickly. The beanie is worked to desired length, the pattern…

  • Texture Tuesday

    Texture Tuesday: Double Brim Fuzzy Beanie

    Welcome to Texture Tuesday! If you’re curious what Texture Tuesday is see my first post about the Swirl Pop Pillow pattern. Today I am featuring my newest pattern, the Double Brim Fuzzy Beanie. It’s a simple double brim beanie knitting pattern that works up pretty quick. It makes a great beginner beanie. About the Double Brim Fuzzy beanie It’s knit bottom up, in the round. If you’ve never made a double brim beanie, it’s really quite simple. The brim is folded over and knitted to together, to create an extra layer of warmth over your ears. Some double brims have an extra wide brim. I’ve made the double brim 2.5″…

  • Texture Tuesday

    Texture Tuesday: Swirl Pop Pillow Crochet Pattern

    It’s texture Tuesday! Welcome to Texture Tuesday! A few weeks ago I joked around and announced it was Texture Tuesday on my Instagram post. Several people said they liked the idea of Texture Tuesday. So the following Tuesday I posted about it again and more people said they were down for it. That’s when I decided to make it a thing. The texture is created either by the yarn, the stitch, or both. My first Texture Tuesday post is the Swirl Pop Pillow pattern. What’s Texture Tuesday? Here are the details. Each Tuesday I am going to feature one of my patterns or another maker’s pattern on my blog and…