Tag: crochet

Sweet Granny Square Baby Blanket – Free Crochet

A blanket perfect for an afternoon Sunday snuggle – my Sweet Granny Square Baby Blanket – is my newest free crochet pattern with Red Heart Yarns! Read through my inspiration, design process, and lots of info on this amazing new yarn from Red Heart…

Finding Inspiration

It’s the number one question all of us designers are asked. Where do we find inspiration?

Seriously.

Crocheting with Color Gradient Yarns!

In recent months I’ve really come to love color gradient yarns. Those soft and slow color changing yarns that have been the friend of a knitter for ages. The first time I used one of these yarns was in 2015 with my knit shawl,…

Have I Got a CAL for YOU!

Christmas came a bit early for all of y’all! This week my Roll Stitch Afghan CAL was released on the Annie’s Creative Studio website! How cool is that?  I’ll be blogging a bit more about this pattern over the coming month, but here is…

Top Tips for Combating Hand Pain While Crocheting

I hear it all the time…”Why does my arm/hand hurt so much?”  In fact, I was just teaching a class at my local yarn shop and a knitter, who wanted to learn a bit more about Tunisian crochet, told me it was quite painful…