Skip to Content

Tinker Bell Slippers: Free Baby Booties Crochet Pattern

One of my favorite children’s movies is Tinker Bell. Not only is it a cute story and so beautifully animated, I just love Tink’s style. The first thing this girl does when she finds her home is to give herself a makeover and craft a pretty dress and slippers for herself. Today, I took a …

Read More about Tinker Bell Slippers: Free Baby Booties Crochet Pattern

Finishing Your Crochet WIPs: Tips to Finally Get that Project Done!

If you’re like me, you have several projects and crochet WIPs laying around the house, all in different stages of completion. You pick up a project, excited to make this super special thing with the prettiest yarn you have, and you get about a third of the way through before you abandon it for another …

Read More about Finishing Your Crochet WIPs: Tips to Finally Get that Project Done!

How to Create a Craft Fair Display that Drives Sales!

This year, I have really thrown myself into craft fairs. At first, I was a little intimidated by the idea of selling in person and in a format I was unfamiliar with. But, my first craft fair was so much fun and profitable enough that I signed up for more! One of the most important …

Read More about How to Create a Craft Fair Display that Drives Sales!

How to Prepare for a Craft Fair: Tips and tricks that I Use!

It’s craft fair season! I’ve always loved the thought of craft fairs, but this year, I got the bug and participated in my first one! It was a spring fair just to get my feet wet but I learned so much in that experience that I signed up for 2 more this Fall. As I …

Read More about How to Prepare for a Craft Fair: Tips and tricks that I Use!

How to Buy Yarn Online: Tips & My Favorite Shops

Let’s talk about how to buy yarn online. When I started, I didn’t know what to look for or what to expect from yarn I hadn’t felt or seen in person. Once I did start to buy my yarn online, so many options and possibilities opened up for me and there was so much more …

Read More about How to Buy Yarn Online: Tips & My Favorite Shops

How to Crochet Chevron Stitch [Video + Written]

I love making things with a chevron pattern. They’re fun, easy, and can be used to make something for anyone. Recently, I received a custom order request for a giant chevron throw, so I thought I would show you how to work a crochet chevron stitch. This pattern is really simple and after you work …

Read More about How to Crochet Chevron Stitch [Video + Written]

How to Customize Crochet Blanket Sizes: Free Printable Cheat Sheet!

One of the questions I get asked most often is about crochet blanket sizes. Usually, someone wants to resize one of my baby blanket patterns into a larger throw, and sometimes it’s the other way around. Other times, people just need to know the measurements of different types of blankets. I get these questions all …

Read More about How to Customize Crochet Blanket Sizes: Free Printable Cheat Sheet!

How to Star Stitch Crochet Tutorial [Video + Written]

Hey everyone! Today, I’m going to show you how to work one of my favorite stitches with a star stitch crochet tutorial. This stitch is like a sunburst and it’s so quick and easy to work, although it looks complicated at first glance. When I first learned this stitch, I used it to make my …

Read More about How to Star Stitch Crochet Tutorial [Video + Written]

Crochet 101: How to Work a Half Double Crochet (HDC) + Video

A half double crochet stitch is similar to a single crochet, except a little bit taller. It’s a great stitch for creating fabrics that are a little looser than something made in single crochet. This stitch is usually used in place of single crochet because it also works up faster and can be used to …

Read More about Crochet 101: How to Work a Half Double Crochet (HDC) + Video

Crochet 101: How to Bind Off Crochet & Neatly Weave in Ends

So far in this series, we’ve covered how to create a foundation chain to start your crochet and how to work a basic single crochet. Now, to finish that swatch off, we need to secure the ends of the yarn so it doesn’t come undone. In this lesson, we’re going to cover how to bind …

Read More about Crochet 101: How to Bind Off Crochet & Neatly Weave in Ends