Spring Honeycomb Shawl

Description Close Up A soft shawl for spring and summer nights. The three round motif pattern is easy to memorize, so it’s a great choice for when you’re on the go. This is a “join as you go” project, but you can make each motif separately and join them together …

Needlecraft and Family

I don’t remember much about my grandmother. My mother’s mother died when I was very young. Nevertheless, I’ve always felt a connection to her. She may have taught me first stitches, but I’m not really sure. I am sure that I got my love of needlecraft from her. I inherited …

Crochet : Emergency Relaxation

Crochet can be a real lifesaver when you’ve got an anxiety disorder. There’s something about the rhythm of it, and the feel of the soft yarn sliding through your fingers. With simple patterns, you can let your mind wander, and with complicated ones, you can keep your mind off other …

Simple Tunisian Beanie

Yet another beanie pattern, but Tunisian simple stitch sets these apart from most. I’ve provided instructions for adult (small, medium and large) as well as premie and newborn sizes. One ball of Bernat Satin is enough for one adult with enough left over for at least one of the smaller …

Yarn Flight Afghan Block

Pattern Description This lacy afghan block is also good for scarfs, shawls, table runners and even whole tablecloths depending on your yarn/thread choice. To give you an idea of scale in worsted weight yarn using a 4.5mm (7) hook, it measures 20cm x 20cm (8″ x 8″) and using size …

Mixed Stitch Entrelac Scarf

Pattern Description An elegant, yet easy to Tunisian crochet scarf. Because there’s never more than 6 loops on the hook at one time, it can be made with a standard crochet hook. It uses Tunisian simple stitch and Tunisian knit stitch as well as standard crochet stitches. The tiers alternate …