Crochet Cupcake Pincushion Sewing Kit

A long time ago, I think sometime last year, a friend of mine sent me a photo and asked if I could make her a cupcake pincushion that could sit atop one of those mason jar sewing kits. After much thought and much procrastination, here’s what I think is a great gift for crochet and… 

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Origami Fox Digital Art Print

Of course I’m late, again. OF COURSE. But, better late than never. Here’s Round 2 of the origami print series, this time, a fox. Dear old origami fox. And because I’m been negligent in posting, I’ll leave the origami owl print up and available for a short time more! Same old, same old: I’m making these… 

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Origami Owl Digital Art Print

I thought I’d do something a little different today because I haven’t gotten around to buying any yarn for my next big project and I’m super-stuffed on life and whatnot. A while back, I had asked you on Facebook to express your opinions on freebies, namely, printables. I never know whether a printable should be… 

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Get Your Move On by Mr. Jon and Friends

I received product for this post, but all opinions are 100% my own.  Once upon a time, I got the chance to review a children’s CD called Mr. Jon and Friends. This CD was our saving grace when we trekked across the country last summer, moving from New York to California. Every time the kids… 

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Crochet Pinwheel Afghan Square

Here’s a fun situation you probably don’t want to be in every day. Commit to a project and then get so caught up in life that you forget you’ve got commitments that need to be honored. Yikes! Well, good thing Tamara is awesome and reminded me that I’m crocheting for the 2015 Moogly Afghan Crochet… 

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Crochet Bunny Ears Wooden Teether

I had this project done last year, would you believe it? But I never got around to posting it…until now.  It’s been so long that I can barely understand my notes, so bear with me on this one, and feel free to correct me if you make it, so others can benefit. Let’s just call… 

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Crochet Curly Cue Sampler – How to Choose the Best Curl

As you may or may not have noticed, I’ve been on a bit of a blog break lately.  Mostly because I traveled overseas with LM, and came back with a bad case of the jet lags. After that, it’s just taken me a while to get going again, but hopefully, I’ll find my groove in… 

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Rainbow Cuddles Crochet Unicorn Pattern

Here we go.  A unicorn.  A large, bright and colorful crochet unicorn.  Yeah!  I wanted something LM could grow up with, and it seems our house is filled with small, handheld stuffies.  Well, I wanted a large, super cuddly, takes-up-serious-room-on-the-bed stuffie, so here it is!  He is inspired by the IT’S SO FLUFFY unicorn from… 

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The Secrets of How We Built Our DIY Play Kitchen for Under $90

So, you know how I like quick and easy crafts?  Well, this post is not one of them.  This post will be epic, long, and chock-ful of what I hope to be super useful information for you! Because why should you figure out how to build a DIY play kitchen from scratch when you can… 

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