Free Patterns!? Yes Please!

Now that the Wisteria Mysery Create-A-Long is all wrapped up, I have some big plans on the horizon for the next couple of months!  I’m pretty darn excited (I always am when it comes to this type of stuff, hehe) and I hope you’ll share in the excitement with me!  How about a chance to

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Charlie’s 5th Birthday!

We all know that I am first and foremost a very sappy Mom….so I can’t help but share pictures of my kids from time to time!  This is an especially sappy weekend for me, since my sweet little boy, Charlie, turned 5 years old.  I can’t believe that he’s been brightening my life for a

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Show Me…. #5DaysofCraftyLife

It’s been a while since we’ve done any fun challenges to strengthen our community and get to know each other a little better….so let’s do something easy and super fun together this week! I challenge you. For five consecutive days, take one photo that represents your current crafty life and post it to your favorite

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Which Would You Rather Have?

I’ve been told in the past that I’m not easy to buy gifts for…. Perhaps the cozy, over-sized sweaters, the yarn over-flowing out of my far too huge purse, and the crochet hook sticking out of my back pocket aren’t solid enough clues. I’m easy to shop for.  I promise.   So am I alone?

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays everyone!  This will most likely be my last post of 2015…I’m determined to spend a little time with my brain shut off of business and focused 100% on family.  I’m a little worker bee at heart, though, so we’ll see if that actually happens 😉 2015 has been a wonderful and exciting year

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Huge Sale on New December Patterns!

This sale has ended.  To be notified of awesome deals like this one, make sure you’ve signed up for the Melody’s Makings’ Newsletter. I’m trying something new this month and doing one big release for all of my new patterns.  Releasing them as a group means I won’t be bothering you as often about my

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Win a $50 Etsy Gift Card!

After nearly 4.5 years of designing knit and crochet patterns, it seems this little business of mine is finally hitting some amazing milestones!  In fact, in just the last few weeks, my family has made the official leap to Melody’s Makings supporting us full time.  Which means my husband is spending a lot more time

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Mega SALEabration!

**Wondering what the clues hidden throughout this post are all about?  Check out my Facebook page today to see how you can use the clues to win 5 free patterns from my shop!** I’m so super excited to be joining 21 other pattern designers in a Mega Black Friday/Small Business Saturday/Cyber Monday Saleabration!  Everyone is

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Hand-Made Halloween!

We had a totally hand-made Halloween this year…..which I thought you all might appreciate.  So I’m sharing pics!  Plus I just love showing off my kiddos of course 😉         Charlie’s favorite game right now is wrapping himself up in a blanket and inching around the house like a caterpillar.  So it

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Poodle Babe Pattern ~ Flash Sale!

**This flash sale has ended.  To be notified of great deals like this one right away, make sure you’ve signed up for the e-mail newsletter!** Things have been a little bit crazy over here between prepping for the Mystery Create-A-Long (starting soooo soon!!  Woohoo!) and making my kiddos’ Halloween costumes.  So this week I thought

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Win This Yarn!

I’ve had this gorgeous Cascade Kaleidoscope Aran Yarn in Sunripe for a while now….and for some reason I’ve never been able to figure out what to make with it.  I’ve pondered it often and always come up blank…..until this past week! I’m retiring the knit version of my Garter Stitch Earflap Hat Pattern this coming

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Something Cute For the Boys! ~ Flash Sale

**This flash sale has ended.  To be notified of great deals like this one right away, make sure you’ve signed up for the e-mail newsletter!** This Tractor Overalls Pattern is by far one of my favorite boy designs….I’ve seen it made in a variety of colors, and even without the tractor emblem (which makes it

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Ripple Romper Flash Sale!

*This flash sale has ended.  If you’d like to be notified of more great deals like this one, be sure to sign up for the e-mail newsletter!* Do you love the chevron trend!?  I have to say I’m a fan.  There’s just something so fun and playful about them!  My sister bought me a cute

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Cabled Beanie ~ .20¢ Pattern!

I have another cute pattern available for just .20¢ today!  The Cabled Beanie Crochet Pattern is brand spanking new, and super fun to work up!  Scared of crochet cables?  Don’t be!  I just created a step by step photo tutorial to accompany this pattern……be careful though!  Cables are super addictive.  I promise if you give

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Sweet, Subtle, and Oh SO Pretty!

Click here to snag the crochet version of this pattern (make sure you’re logged into Ravelry if you’d like the pattern in your library): Click here to grab the knit version of this pattern (make sure you’re logged into Ravelry if you’d like the pattern in your library): I’m back with my first new release

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Free Pattern – Limited Time Only!

*This offer is good from 12:01am (MST) Aug. 2nd through 11:59pm (MST) Aug. 4th* To get your free pattern: Please take a quick moment to share this blog post (or the video posted to my Facebook page) with your crafty friends!  There are some handy social sharing buttons at the bottom of this post, or

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Strawberry Shorts Set ~ Flash Sale!

*This flash sale has now ended.  Sign up for the e-mail newsletter to be notified of sales like this one right away!* Strawberries have always been one of my favorite foods.  There’s simply nothing sweeter, though, than a little one dressed as such a delightful fruit.  Snag this adorable pattern for just $1.00 (normally $4.75)

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Another .20¢ Pattern!

Get the brand new Little Dew Drop Pixie Hat Crochet Pattern for just .20¢ in my Etsy shop by clicking here now. Get the retired Little Dew Drop Pixie Hat Knitting Pattern for just .20¢ in my Etsy shop by clicking here now. I’ve finally gotten around to retiring another one of my earlier designs!

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