Around-the-Bases (ATB)

Welcome!  Around-the-Bases is a crochet stitch sampler that turns YOUR favorite center block into an afghan.  It can be made with any square or rectangle motif, using any yarn weight.   … Continue reading

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Yoga Flower – Friends Around the World (FATW) CAL 3

Howdy!  I hope everyone is following the fabulous Friends Around the Word CAL 3 organized by CAL – Crochet A Long on Facebook!  I am so honored to be able … Continue reading

May 10, 2019

NCR – Texas & Succulents

Non-Crochet Related Howdy!  I hope y’all are doing well.  I have been in a little bit of funk with crocheting for the past month or so, but I have been … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tropical Delight pattern now has Esther’s video tutorial!

For Week 8 of the Nuts About Squares crochet-along, Esther from It’s All in a Nutshell created a video tutorial for the Tropical Delight pattern. You may recall that I … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why I’m nuts about Nuts About Squares CAL

For over a month, it has been so much craze for the Nuts About Squares crochet along (CAL) by Esther of  And the first square was just released this Friday!! I … Continue reading

April 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Crochet for the Home – In Bloom

Have y’all followed Mijo Crochet’s In Bloom crochet along (CAL)?  I don’t usually join a mystery CAL but when I saw the first couple of parts of this beautiful cushion CAL, … Continue reading

February 20, 2017 · 5 Comments

Shin-Yu Infinity Scarf – French & Hebrew versions now available

I am so excited and grateful to announce that French and Hebrew translations are now available at my Ravelry page.  This is all thanks to the wonderful translation team at … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

One skein project – Marlin Cowl (knitted)

I’ve been in love with this knitted pattern, Marlin Cowl.  I first made it for my dear friend, Lynn, in England, and enjoyed its fun, rhythmical pattern that creates  a … Continue reading

December 31, 2016 · 2 Comments

Shin-yu (真友 = true friend) Infinity Scarf Pattern

The complete pattern of Shin-yu (真友 = true friend) Infinity Scarf is now published on my Ravelry page.  It will remain there for FREE! For more information on cowl length and starting … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

Shin-yu Infinity Scarf – Size & Starting Stitch Count

Have you decided on the target length for your Shin-yu (真友 = true friend) Infinity Scarf?  Shin-yu Infinity Scarf is designed to be made with yarn weight of your choice … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Shin-yu Infinity Scarf in my hand-dyed yarn

Back in April, I took a yarn dyeing class at my local little yarn shop, WC Mercantile. You can read about my fun day on this post but I wanted to … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · 4 Comments