Christmas Sockhead Slouch Hat
Hat, Knitting

Christmas Sockhead Slouch Hat

It's here Christmas is here. I haven't even bothered to start cleaning yet and I'm hosting Christmas. My windows and blinds need to be cleaned as well as my carpets plus all of the usual cleaning and food prep. I  finished knitting my Christmas hat. I love how this hat turned out. I wish that [...]

granny stripe afghan
Afghans/Blankets, Crochet, Handmade Gifts

Granny Stripe Afghan

  The afghan is so big that it takes up most of my living room floor but I am really happy with how it turned out. RAVELRY NOTES PATTERN: Granny Stripes by Lucy of Attic24 STARTED: November 30th 2016 COMPLETED: December 8th of 2016 YARN: Tan - Red Heart Super Saver in the shade of [...]

make up bag
Crochet, Market Bag

Make Up Bag

I needed a quick break from my current knitting projects the other day. So I chose to knit something that equaled instant gratification. I knit this little make up bag based on this pattern but I modified it by adding the stitch pattern found in this bag. I used scraps of cotton yarn that I had [...]

Hats for my Grandparents
Christmas, Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Hat, Knitting, Misc. Crafts

Done!!!! My Christmas Crafting Is Done

I knit these last two Barley Hats up for Christmas gifts and then I renegotiated my mental plan to crochet that last afghan. I'm still planning on working on it for an hour or so a day but I'm planning on dedicating it for a gift for Christmas of 2016 instead.  Unless it gets done [...]

I made 43 of these
Christmas, Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Misc. Crafts

43 Granny Christmas Stocking Ornaments

I finished my Christmas Ornaments for this year with record timing. It only took me 6 days crochet 43 of them. pattern notes I have an afghan that is almost finished and I'm thinking that I might make a few more hats yet. I am very close my goal of finishing my Christmas knitting by Halloween. [...]

Mom's Afghan
Afghans/Blankets, Crochet, Handmade Gifts

Chunky Lap Afghan

My Mom gave me 3 skeins of Lion Brand's homespun yarn for Christmas a few years ago and I now am just getting around to making something out of it. It's a small lap afghan that would be perfect to sit around the house and read with. This yarn is super soft and cozy. I [...]

Brittany, Charitable Donations, Crochet, Grieving Loved Ones, Hat, Knitting

Forever 24 – 2015

Donated in memory of Brittany & Gramp

New Old and Vintage
Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Sweaters

Baby Sweaters: New, Old, and Vintage

New, Old and Vintage baby sweaters.... I finished this super cute baby sweater for a pending arrival in my family. I did make some modifications to the Nautty Baby Sweater pattern by Andre Sue Knits. I used 2 strands of 2 different colors of baby yarn to get close to the suggested worsted weight yarn. [...]

Crochet Afghan & Pillow
Afghans/Blankets, Crochet

Dainty Textured Blanket

I whipped up this super cute afghan to match the pillow that I made my Daughter last year. I am pretty sure that I set a new record for myself by crocheting the entire thing in five days. This afghan was crochet with 14 balls of I Love This Yarn in the shade of Sherbet. [...]

Slipper Tutorial 10
Crochet, Misc. Crafts, Tutorials

“Baby It’s Cold” Slipper Tutorial

"BABY IT'S COLD" SLIPPER TUTORIAL A few days ago my feet were freezing so I did what any crafty gal would do. I started browsing the Internet looking for the perfect slipper pattern. One big problem though, I have huge feet. I wear a women's size 10 1/2 shoe and most slipper patterns are made [...]

Melted Snowman
Christmas, Crochet, Misc. Crafts

Christmas Ornaments

I love love love this melted snowman that I made the other day. I was thinking that I should make another with those little suction cups so I could stick it on a window like a snowball. SPLAT - Ravelry Pattern  

2. Hubby & Son
Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Hat

Christmas Gifts

These two hats are the last of my Christmas gifts. The smaller hat on the left is for my son and the larger on the right I intentionally made inside out for my hubby. I thought that would make it easier for them to tell them apart. - Ravelry Link - I used a US [...]

Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Hat, Knitting

More Christmas Gifts

Yay, I finished knitting the rest of my Parent's Christmas gifts. These two hats were knit with US Size 9 needles and approximately 440 yards of Red Heart Super Saver yarn in the color Coffee. Here's everything that I have made for them for Christmas this year. I do have a few small projects that I [...]