Category: Crocheting

7 Fabulous Fall DIY Home Decor Projects

Posted September 22, 2017 by Monique in Crocheting, DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
7 Fabulous Fall DIY Home Decor Projects

Ahhhh. It’s finally arrived, the first day of Autumn. The air is crisp in the mornings, and a craving for hot chocolate and peppermint Schnapps is already plaguing me. Hard to believe we are easing into the holiday season with Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas just around the corner. If you haven’t started decorating for the […]

A Roundup of Fabulous Fall Afghans

Posted September 2, 2017 by Monique in Crocheting, Knitting / 0 Comments
A Roundup of Fabulous Fall Afghans

It’ll be several more weeks before we have a chill in the morning air here in the desert southwest, but the chili roasting has begun and that is our gauge for the start of the fall season. In honor of the change in season, I thought I’d round up a few fabulous fall afghans and […]

Elegant Crochet Shawl

Posted March 2, 2016 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Elegant Crochet Shawl

This lovely shawl is a Lion Brand original. You can find the English instructions here. It was originally designed for their Homespun yarn, but the version in the photo is made with something entirely different. Isn’t it gorgeous? * This blogger translated the pattern into Spanish and provides great photos for both right handed and […]

Sowelu Studio’s First Pattern eBook

Posted March 2, 2015 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Sowelu Studio’s First Pattern eBook

Well this was seriously a lot of fun to put together this weekend. And it wasn’t absolutely horrible to figure out how to get this baby published on Amazon;-) I didn’t even need to open the bottle of wine I thought I would need to get through the process, so I’ll save that for another […]

Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

Posted November 26, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

A small woven Christmas heart, which a traditional symbol of a Danish Christmas. The traditional colors are red and white same as their flag, but you can make them in any 2 colors! The heart is made of 2 alike crocheted pieces, which a woven together and stitched together at the bottom with sewing thread. […]

Pumpkin Patch Pillow

Posted November 5, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Pillow

This is a seriously adorable crochet pattern, available [here]. You do have to sign up, but becoming a member is free and will allow you access to a plethora of patterns;-) Annndddd, there is still plenty of time to whip up one or two of these before turkey day! Enjoy.

Free Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

Posted October 29, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Free Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

Yesterday’s post was a free knitted boot cuff pattern. For those of you who prefer to crochet, here’s one for you;-) This is a quick and easy boot cuff pattern. One size fits most, but length is easily adaptable by adding or subtracting the beginning number of chains and width is easily adaptable by adding […]

Earthy Fairy Button Cowl

Posted October 8, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Earthy Fairy Button Cowl

The Earth Fairy Button Cowl is an elegant project that uses a special skein of yarn.  Rows of eyelets are finished off with a pretty open picot edging and topped with two lovely buttons.  This cowl is versatile and can be worn in lots of different ways, fastening it with one or two of the […]

Broomstick Lace Infinity Scarf

Posted October 1, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Broomstick Lace Infinity Scarf

I can’t believe I waited so long to try out the broomstick lace technique. I have to admit, I was a little intimidated at first but after a little practice and much patience, I was able to complete this stunning infinity scarf! I posted an image of my scarf-in-progress and received a lot of positive […]