February is short, but it’s full of great things: Super Bowl Sunday, my husband’s birthday, my daughter’s birthday, Valentine’s Day, National Carrot Cake Day**, AND the blog tour for Every Which Way Crochet Borders! Starting tomorrow, we’ve got a great line-up of bloggers here, including some from across the Atlantic! […]

Every Which Way Crochet Borders: The Blog Tour


Lately I’ve been on a hat-making kick. Grab a ball of yarn, start crocheting or knitting and a couple of TV shows or a movie later, I have a hat. OK, I’ll admit that sometimes it takes two movies to finish the hat, but they are still pretty quick. Good news: I’ve […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Avery Hat


Double knitting is one of those techniques that may seem out-of-reach to the average knitter. After all, how can you possibly knit two fabrics at once with only two needles? And adding a second color and patternwork surely must require a magic wand in addition to knitting needles. Fortunately for us […]

Double Knitting Workshop: Learn a New Skill