yarn shelf tutorial

Yarn organization & storage tutorial: X yarn shelves


Hey guys, I finally fixed up my yarn organization in my craft room! I mean, I had a set up before, but I was never really super happy with it, so I redid it the other day and now it’s perfect. Well…nothing beats my old setup, which was a built-in china cabinet!! But I’ve since left that rental behind me,…

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Crochet pattern inspiration: rectangle lace shawl


So I have this shawl. Cape. Poncho. Thing? Right. I found it at a thrift store in Missoula, MT a couple years ago and it’s definitely in my top 10 list of best thrift store finds. I don’t wear it often because I kind of forget it exists, but I wore it out yesterday for the first time in months…

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slouchy beanie totoro

Two new hats to order: Pikachu & Totoro


So I’m super excited for both of my new hats!! Both are, of course, hitting me right in the nostalgia. Can you ever go wrong with Pokemon or Studio Ghibli?? And more specifically, Pikachu & Totoro? No. Never. Not in my life. The first is my new pikachu slouchy hat. It’s so cute!! 😍 It didn’t turn out exactly like…

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free crochet flower headband

Free Crochet Pattern: pretty flower headband


Hey guys, I’m back with a new, free crochet pattern; a pretty flower headband! This one’s super simple, but also super elegant. Personally I think it would be amazing for a wedding! Either the flower girl or the bride. 🙂 The pattern for the flower is one I found on pinterest, from the site mimuu.com. Click here or click the…

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free crochet pattern bear and bunny amigurumi

Free Crochet Pattern: chubby striped bear amigurumi (and bunny!)


Alright, time for a new, free crochet pattern! This time it’s for this cute little striped bear, which is actually a revamp of an old pattern from maybe 5 years ago. Unfortunately I can’t find any pictures of it, but this new version is way cuter anyway!! I made 2 different critters with this pattern & they’re identical except for…

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free crochet pattern mesh scarf

Free Crochet Pattern: Spring Flowers Scarf


Okay, I’ve never lived anywhere you could really say it felt like spring in March. Minnesota? Dumps a ton of snow. Wyoming? Also dumps a ton of snow. New Mexico? It’s been between 60 and 80 all month!! Only 2 cloudy days, even! This is good livin’ I’m tellin’ ya. Now, I started working on this scarf before I left…

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super sale on etsy

CLEAR OUT MY ROOM SALE!


Guys this new house has no closet room. It was build in 1913, people were smaller and had fewer clothes. I need to sell some stuff. Major. Pronto.   Here’s what I have so far. I have about 8 billion left to go. Wish I was kidding, haha. haha. hah… Anyway, visit the shop and grab a lil something!

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Favorite Crochet Patterns of the moment


I’m gonna start a regular feature on the HELLOhappy blog, the favorite crochet patterns of the moment! It’s perfect because I don’t have any new content to post right now, being in unpacking mode haha. So I’ll probably do one of these posts a couple times a month and show you guys what other people are making! Some are free,…

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