A Surprise Project

Today, I am working on a surprise project using the Daisy Granny Squares. Yep, I am still gnawing away on the granny square project ideas. You can find a free crochet pattern on how to make these quick and lovely squares here. For this project, I am using my left over yarn from the initialContinue reading “A Surprise Project”

Daisy Square Door Hanger

A Photo Tutorial The last couple of weeks, I have been crocheting away granny squares. I cannot wait for spring that I am having my own spring mantra to cheer on the sun to melt all the snow outside. Have you seen my post on the Daisy Granny Squares Free Crochet Pattern?  This pattern usesContinue reading “Daisy Square Door Hanger”

Daisy Granny Squares

A Video Tutorial Happy Easter everyone! I would like to celebrate today by sharing with you this beautiful pattern. Are these daisy granny squares darling or what? I just could not stop making them and I am constantly thinking of spring projects where I can incorporate these lovelies. They are very versatile and there areContinue reading “Daisy Granny Squares”

Single Granny Square Crochet

My appreciation for handmade started back in grade school. We had a Home Economics course where we learned how to do basic cooking, table setting, sewing, crochet and cross stitch. Sounds really cool, doesn’t it? Granny squares can be used for a lot of items. They can be used for blankets and throws, scarves, bagsContinue reading “Single Granny Square Crochet”

DIY Ice Globes

Merry Christmas everyone! Another week to go and we are saying goodbye to 2020. What a year, huh? This year definitely has been a roller coaster ride. I am thankful for each one of you for supporting our little handmade shop. If you are located somewhere with freezing temperatures, here is a fun and easyContinue reading “DIY Ice Globes”

Knitted Pumpkins

It is only a week and a half to go before the market day I am going to be in and there are lots to do! This week, I have been enjoying working on some knitted pumpkins.  The pattern is from FitFoodArtShop and I love it because it uses up some of my stash yarn.Continue reading “Knitted Pumpkins”

Market Prep 2019

It’s been a week since fall started but here in Alaska, it seems like we are closely approaching the end of it. Check out the mountains around us and they are all screaming winter! That brings me to point out another exciting thing…. hat season! Knitting wise, I am having a blast.  I am currently doingContinue reading “Market Prep 2019”

Seed Stitch Headbands

When I was starting to learn how to knit, I looked for pretty stitches with my limited capability of just knit and purl stitches.  The seed stitch immediately caught my attention.  Using just knit and purl stitches, it creates a beautiful texture regardless of the yarn weight being used. These headbands are quick to workContinue reading “Seed Stitch Headbands”

Current projects, anyone?

My favorite season is fall and living in Alaska, fall lasts a few weeks if not shorter. So, I actually start craving for autumn and winter knits before the summer ends. This is also when I start ramping up my inventory for festivals and bazaars to sell my creations. Currently, I am working on someContinue reading “Current projects, anyone?”