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Save Your Hands

Some mornings I wake up with sore and swollen hands. This often happens after I have sat for several hours the previous evening watching TV and crocheting. I love to crochet, but it is not always easy on my hands. All of us of a certain…ummm, age…face this issue. Our joints just don’t cooperate after […]

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Soft rug

This rug pattern is so soft and wonderful. Make one for every room in the house! It works well on a hard wood floor or layered over another rug or carpet. The Super Stripey Spring Rug from Crochet In Color Materials Super Bulky (6 weight) yarn (I used Lion Brand Hometown USA) Size P crochet […]

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Start a circle

This tutorial from Rebecca at Little Monkeys Crochet will help you learn to start any hat or other project worked in the round with a Magic Circle. It’s the best way to get a tight close on that first row.

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Start a row

Little Monkeys Crochet is a one of the best crochet blogs out there! Rebecca is a designer and crocheter and an amazing teacher. I learned this very time saving and project enhancing way to begin the first row of a project. She calls it the Chainless Foundation Stitch and it makes your first row so […]

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Soft Slippers

YouTube is the best ever place to get crochet ideas and patterns. I absolutely love these slippers made from granny squares. Please try this! What a great way to use leftover yars.