Design, Inspiration, WIDN

Can I re-learn how to knit?? Plus my new WIP..

Before I jump into this fun story, go take a look at my new Yarn Shop page! That's right, I'm working to open up my own yarn shop stocking Scheepjes Yarns for US customers. For now, you can get your hands on exclusive yarn&pattern kits - go check it out - I'll wait here. ---------------------------------… Continue reading Can I re-learn how to knit?? Plus my new WIP..

Design, New Blog Posts, Tools & Secrets

Food Scale = Total Game Changer

Between writing free content, self-publishing paid patterns, and completing design commissions, my business is getting to be more stressful and less fulfilling lately. So I've been taking a closer look at the pretty crafter photos on social media, searching for tools and tips to make my crochet life easier. A strong tool that I discovered… Continue reading Food Scale = Total Game Changer

Color, Design

Color Placement & Design

Through all of my crochet endeavors, the question that I get asked the most is "how do you create your color placement design?" Well, I join each hexagon as I make it so that the blanket grows in a completely organic manner. Choosing Colors I find color inspiration in nature (flowers, insects, the sky), and designers/artists (fashion,… Continue reading Color Placement & Design