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Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)

Here's a little round up of my favorite hooks, books and yarn! My Favorite Children's Books About Yarn When I teach classes for children - crochet, finger knitting and weaving - I always have a stash of books on-hand to read to them once they get going on a project. It keeps them motivated to… Continue reading Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)

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Not Knit Weekend CAL – FULL Details!

Come join the fun! I am hosting a CAL over at The Firefly Creatives Facebook Group.   Come make my newest design, Not Knit Hat, with a group of lovely people! We will have check-ins, prizes and support as you work through the pattern. The CAL goes over one weekend and should take only a… Continue reading Not Knit Weekend CAL – FULL Details!

Free Patterns

12 Free Patterns With Malabrigo Yarn

Monika’s Cowl Free Crochet Pattern This cozy cowl was designed for my photographer years ago. She still wears this cowl each winter and I’ve FINALLY written it up for everyone to enjoy! Rock-a-Bye Baby Bunting – Free Crochet Pattern Sweetly festive and as colorful as you choose to make it, this bunting looks like a celebration and… Continue reading 12 Free Patterns With Malabrigo Yarn

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Knitting vs. Crochet: Two Races to Decide the Fates of Hook & Needle

Race #1 This first race uses the same yarn, but different sized hook & needle. Who will win?   https://youtu.be/KDx5ZFaOHfc Race #2 This race used the same yarn, same hook/needle size and made a cowl using the same number of stitches. https://youtu.be/JOjup0ylIMw FREE PATTERN Monika's Cowl This cozy cowl was designed for my photographer years… Continue reading Knitting vs. Crochet: Two Races to Decide the Fates of Hook & Needle

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Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (Just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)

I'm unsure if there's anything more magical in the whole world than to have your work show up in print at your door. Seeing a stack of complimentary books that you worked so hard to get published is a dream. I'm so excited to share these books I've published with Leisure Arts! Big Book of… Continue reading Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (Just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)