Knit & Crochet, Tools & Materials

Best Cotton Yarns

Today's post is the first in a series about my favorite yarns.   I'm going through my scrap bin to revisit some of my favorite projects and write (hopefully) helpful reviews about the yarns used!  Come back soon for the rest of the series! When I get a new yarn I love, I fill out a… Continue reading Best Cotton Yarns

How-Tos, Knit & Crochet, Tools & Materials

Scrubby Yarn

Scrubby Yarn makes wonderful dishcloths and bath toys, but it can be tricky to work with!  Here are some Tips & Tricks: Red Heart Scrubby Yarn My number one problem when working with scrubby yarn is that I can't see my crochet stitches!  Here are a tricks I've learned to help: Use a larger hook!  The… Continue reading Scrubby Yarn

My Patterns, Quilt, Quilt Patterns, Tools & Materials

Periwinkle Flower Garden – Part 1

"Periwinkle Flower Garden" About the Quilt: I fell in love with Moda's Meadowbloom fabrics and snatched up a layer cake as soon as my favorite quilt shop got them in stock!  I paired the layer cake with a new template - the Periwinkle (Kite) shape that gives this pattern its name! The Periwinkle Template is… Continue reading Periwinkle Flower Garden – Part 1