Tag Archives : Gifts

Quick Fabric and Crochet Gift Bags

 Crochet Confession I like to make things quick and dirty. Long involved projects are something I do maybe once a year. Here’s a quick and easy project.  If you have old clothes that have fun, relatively loose weave fabric you can just use those (make sure the fabric is clean and pressed). I find it’s […]

Taffetta bag with picot edgin


For the guys: This Sets My Picot Free

Want ideas for guys?  Hats are not passe! As Rips who has crocheted himself a fabulous hat to keep that noggin warm in the cold temps of Trondheim, Norway!   What’s an engineer to do? Right?  Rips is a CLF member and he is getting an award for awesome crochet! I love his design of this […]

The Art of Gifting 5

So, I have this cousin, whom I love dearly and for whom the holidays are always a hard time, why? Because her in laws never seem to take into consideration the needs of her family during the season, they always arrange for the other son’s family. Even after addressing the issue with them, nothing much […]

Holiday Crochet: Ornaments

Christmas Stockings 2008 Originally uploaded by styledbykristin Ok folks, we’re running out of time. Our wrists are tired, we’ve made the blanket, five hats, four scarves, three neck warmers, and a pair of socks. Are we done? Heck no. We have more presents to make, we’re running out of time, we’re running out of yarn […]

Holiday Crochet: More for HIM!

Open Mitten Originally uploaded by raelovzyou Looking for a quick and dirty project for one of themen in your life? These open mittens are a sure hit! Pattern by Sue Norad, and available HERE. Made with a fairly bulky yarn & an H hook you can whip these out in no time! The photo pictured […]

Holiday Crochet: Santa's Helpers need cozy toesies

group shot Originally uploaded by gray la gran I love these elf slippers! These were made by Graylagran on Ravelry. I think i blogged these or a pattern like these last year, but they tickle my fancy! Somethings just never get old! The pattern is by Carolyn Christmas, and can be found HERE! I just […]

For the Mer-folk lovers in your life! 1

Arianna Mermaid Doll Originally uploaded by Carolyn Christmas My teenage niece is totally into Mermaids! I’ve been searching through the crochet projects on Ravelry.com looking for mermaid-spiration for her Christmas present! I ran across this adorable amigurumi by Caroyln Christmas! The pattern is available for purchase on Ravlery. It’s too cute! As the count down […]

Holiday Crochet!

Hearts and star Originally uploaded by yarn jungle Hello my pretties! From here until mid-December I will be putting up great holiday crochet ideas. Most of them will be simple, and quick since that clock is tick tick ticking away! These really cute ornaments would make quick and easy gifts for relatives, teachers, friends! I […]