I am so excited to finally offer my Hexagon Burst free pattern to you all! This hexie was made with the classic Sunburst square in mind (hey-hey Priscilla Hewitt – my crochet idol!) but I made 2DC clusters in place of the puff stitches, and I added an oversized outer petal round. Oh yeah, and… Continue reading Hexagon Burst: Free Pattern
Warning! If you’re not interested in how I juggle a huge workload and 4 kids + hubby without losing my noodle, just skip this post 😁😁❤️ I’ve always been a meticulous planner, but never stuck with any one method of organizing it all. Previously I’d go through spiral notebooks haphazardly, and half the time I’d… Continue reading My Planner: Moleskine
Find this border pattern in PDF format as a Ravelry download. (Side note: if you are interested in the Vibrant Vintage CAL, I created a 45-page PDF including condensed versions of all 33 square patterns, plus two popular border options, and the lace border. I’ve added a Ravelry ebook page for this blanket, but it will… Continue reading Vibrant Vintage Blanket Border!
Introducing a new yarn by Scheepjes*! I’m welcoming Maxi Bonbon* laceweight thread to my Scheepjes stash ❤️❤️ There are 87 shades of this 25gr teensy yarn – each little ball is about 2.25″ tall, and recommended hook size is 1.25mm. It’s truly the cutest thing! Check out this color range – wowzers! Colors match back to Catona*… Continue reading Bonbon is sweet as candy!
Peep this rockin’ blanket. I’m in love with it and so pleased to share the pattern with you all – look for “Hexagon Burst: Free Pattern” next week! (Needs to go through my updated pattern template checklist!) I’m still going around for portions of the border, but I’m still calling this an FO because I… Continue reading This blanket is made for a rock star.
I meant to publish this in November, but that’s okay! I’ll let you have it now🙂 This is an upside down cake made with this recipe from allrecipes.com. It’s a super simple cake and I used frozen pre-sliced peaches and frozen blueberries – thawed mostly but not all the way. I made the “caramel” in… Continue reading Peach & Blueberry Upside Down Cake
Hello, y’all! Do you have all your squares joined and you need a border? Are you looking for something cute without a lot of bling? I think I have something for you! The Checker Edging is a super simple idea that I’m sure has been used a zillion times, but I wanted to share since… Continue reading Checker Edging: Tutorial
Hexagon Burst came to be when I decided to see how many petals I could jam onto a sunburst circle flower. Turns out you can safely cram 24 petals if you add an extra round in the center and make those sts taller with trebles (UK double-trebles). Such an exaggeratedly large and bold hexagon motif… Continue reading Velvet Yarn WIP!