tshirt yarn basket

Current obsession: tshirt yarn baskets


Take a look at that be-yutiful basket duo up there. I saw that randomly on pinterest and clicked the “more like this” icon and became instantly hooked. Ahaha. Haha. Hah. Crochet. Okay so anyway, I’m just kind of obsessed suddenly. Check out my pinterest board for all of them. The tshirt yarn makes everything look so cute and squishy! Ahh…

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free crochet pattern lazy kitty

Free crochet pattern: Lazy kitty amigurumi


I’m back with a new free crochet pattern! This time it’s for this cute little lazy kitty. It’s a really simple pattern so I didn’t take any in-progress pictures. Hopefully you can figure it out without them! The body is actually made by crocheting 2 circles, then sewing them together, rather than in one continuous piece. Supplies ww yarn in…

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slouchy totoro hat crochet pattern

Luna & an Ewok hood, plus Totoro!


Woohoo I just did a big shop update! I’ve got two new made to order items: a Luna cat hood with a cute bow, and an Ewok hood! Also added was the crochet pattern for the slouchy Totoro hat. I’ve totally fallen in love with this guy. It’s made with lion brand’s supery bulky wool ease* so it’s super warm.…

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crochet bikini tips

Make yourself a crochet bikini/festival top


Let me tell you about how many months I’ve been wanting to make a crochet bikini. At least 12. Yeah I put it off for that long, whatever! So a month ago I went and bought a couple of adorable patterns from Etsy shop Capitana Uncino. They’re so friggin cute, check out her store. But as I was making one…

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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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