Pursue Your Passion….Another Sappy Yarn Love Post

This morning I stumbled upon the most amazing video.  To me, it signified creativity, passion, and perseverance at their finest. Being a creative person, it sometimes strikes me just how necessary maintaining an outlet for this energy is.  You probably know the feeling.  There’s some deep seated need to create….whether it’s a gorgeous knit or

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Stand Out From The Crowd

One of the hardest parts about selling hand-made items, is standing out from the crowd.  Etsy, Ravelry (if you’re a pattern designer), Facebook, Twitter, etc. all offer amazing platforms to reach potential customers.  Thousands of other shops also have the same chance to reach these same customers, though, so finding a way to capture attention

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Less Stuff, More Time

I’m pretty thrilled to say that my family is going on an adventure!  A HUGE adventure! In just about 3 weeks, we’ll be embarking on the most terrifying, thrilling, overwhelming and transformative journey we’ve ever been on. We’re giving up everything we own in order to focus on something we love – crafting – to

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Mother’s Love Headband – Free Pattern

Average Head Circumference Newborn: 13-14″ 0-3 Months: 14-15” 3-6 Months: 14-17” 6-12 Months: 16-19” 1-3 Years: 18-20” 3-10 Years: 19-20.5” Pre-teen/Teen: 20.5-22” Adult Woman: 21.5 – 22.5” Adult Man: 23-24”     Crochet Version: Materials: Worsted (4) Weight Yarn and size 5.5mm (I/9) Crochet Hook Gauge: 7 sts and 8 rows = 2 inches (5

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10 Free Patterns Designed For YOU

Having the skills to make beautiful creations can be both a blessing and a curse.  It’s wonderful to have the ability to make gorgeous items for those I love, but sometimes I simply want to make something for ME!  Lately, as summer gets closer and the evenings get warmer, I’ve been daydreaming about beautiful, lacy

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