Crochet

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Crochet Commissions

I may have mentioned this before but I absolutely love creating commission pieces. There is something about the process that delights me but more than anything else I love the response from the person that either ordered the item or that received the item. A few years ago I was commissioned to creating this queen […] Read more…

Pink Flower Hexagon Crochet Blanket

All about the Granny Square

When I first began to crochet I started off with doilies and placemats using bedspread yarn. Most beginner crochet books start with scarves, hats, and washcloth but apparently, I wanted to dive right in and so I did. It wasn’t until after about a year later that I started to crochet blankets such as the […] Read more…

Crochet Texture

Sampler blankets are a great way to explore with different stitches and create an interesting piece of texture. It is one of my favorite blankets I have crochet in the past is a sample scrap yarn style afghan. What’s also really cool about this kind of blanket is the color schemes you can create. My […] Read more…

Adventures with Yarn

A few years ago, when I had my brick and mortar business selling art for other artists and myself, I received a tub of yarn on cones. If you crochet or knit, this isn’t the easiest way to use the yarn – although it would make sense if you are using a knitting machine of […] Read more…

Pink is the color of Love

If you’ve been following my 30-day blog series for March so far then you’ll know I’ve recently written about my favorite colors. And while I am a huge fan of purple and teal that doesn’t mean I don’t like other colors. Pink is the universal color of love and my favorite combination is either pink, […] Read more…

Current Work in Progress

I’ve always been sort of in love and fascinated by dragons. After a few years of a semi-hiatus from creating, I’ve bee coming back full force. And that means I have a few works in progress. First up is this box that looks like a book. I was inspired to go for an antique-style look. […] Read more…

The Hexagon Crochet Blanket

Overall I’ve been crocheting since 1992 but in the last few years I had lacked the inspiration and motivation. I was trying to find my footing in the world specifically as I was building another business. I’ve been so focused on making a name in this world that I allowed the parts that make me, […] Read more…