New Pattern Coming: Adorn

mple Magic is a super fun pattern perfect for a 12 mini-skein set. Just a two-row-repeat makes it easy to adjust the length and it will just zoom right off your hook.

New Pattern Coming: Home of the Brave

mple Magic is a super fun pattern perfect for a 12 mini-skein set. Just a two-row-repeat makes it easy to adjust the length and it will just zoom right off your hook.

Some Thoughts On Learning

A few weeks ago, I posted a photo of a book I just got that day on my Instagram account and was really excited about it. It was a book on sweater design that had been on my wish list for literally YEARS. I was at that time taking a class on grading sweaters and that class […]

New Pattern Coming: Elementary

mple Magic is a super fun pattern perfect for a 12 mini-skein set. Just a two-row-repeat makes it easy to adjust the length and it will just zoom right off your hook.

C2C Wrap Up

I did spend more time with videos and finally did get the hang of the color changes, however, I did not complete the block.  There are a lot of reasons for that, but mostly because I realized that this is a technique that I would never use.  I really don’t like working on this type […]

Changing using the Corner to Corner Chart

So, remember when I started this journey and I mentioned that as I educated myself about all the new things, I would show you the good and the bad? The wins and the fails? Whelp… C2C charts were a definite failure for me.  I spent a good 4-5 hours watching videos and trying to crochet […]

Reading a Corner to Corner Chart

This week we are going to chat about how to read a C2C chart. At first glance, it looks like most colorwork charts, actually, kind of like the chart that we talked about a couple of weeks ago in the Overlay Mosaic Crochet Series with all the numbered boxes.  But I recorded a quick video […]

Electric Eel Wheel Yarn Counter Review

In this video, I will be reviewing the EEW Yarn Counter by Dreaming Robots. This yarn counter is the perfect solution to figure out how much yardage you have in those leftovers! Want to purchase your own Yarn Counter? Visit the Dreaming Robots website at: EEW Yarn Counter The Electric Eel Wheel Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ElectricEelWheel

Live Wednesday – The Basics of Gauge

Watch as Karen teaches how to find your gauge, learn what to do when your gauge is off, and why crochet gauge is SO VERY IMPORTANT. Included in the discussion: What is gauge? Tools you need How to measure gauge Why you need to make a large swatch What affects personal gauge

How to do the Corner to Corner Stitch

So, let’s learn today how to do the Basic C2C stitch. Before we get started, I just want to mention that, this is the way I do it. I have blocks (or shells) of 4 dc for each square. I have seen them done with bigger blocks, but that is just not how I roll. […]