With Valentine’s Day around the corner I couldn’t help but do a roundup of patterns for crochet hearts. The great thing about these, though, is that they aren’t holiday-specific; you can make crochet hearts all year long! Crochet hearts are great as appliqués, bunting, coasters, gift tags, yarnbombs and more.
It’s always fun to put together lists of gift ideas so I’m happy to be doing that for today’s sponsored blog post. Here are ten top gifts to give this holiday season.
I’m thrilled to now share with you that I’ve recently been honored to join the Craftsy team as one of their crochet bloggers. My first article over there is a roundup of 18 Patterns for Crochet Gift Bags, Boxes and Pouches.
Happy Thanksgiving! Every year on this day I do a post about why I’m thankful for crochet. It’s important to me to do this because crochet saved my life and it continues keeping me sane, stable, and happy as well as connected to an amazing online and offline crafting community.
Established knit and crochet designer Edie Eckman has released a new Christmas decorating crochet pattern book. It includes patterns for holiday table toppers, gift wrap embellishments, garlands and more but my favorite part is the first half of the book, which consists of 9 crochet patterns for stockings.
Love of Crochet magazine has kindly sent me 5 issues of their lovely Special Holiday Issue to give away to my awesome readers.
Today I’m over at Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Crochet Along. I am sharing a crochet tutorial for an easy Christmas Tree Garland.