The one in which I open up (a little) about my anxiety. Mostly check out 12 easy-to-make knit and crochet patterns that are perfect for helping you stitch away stress. :)
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A close look at some of the supremely affordable yarns you can find in the most surprising corners of Iceland, a country whose love for wool can’t be denied!
I can’t believe it’s Christmas Eve, guys! That means it’s time to put the 12 ornaments of Christmas series to bed for the year. Designing, photographing and sharing these 12 yarn craft ornament ideas has been really fun and even a little challenging in the best way. I’ll definitely have to do another ornament series next year.
These little dudes could not be more appropriate for the last two ornaments in our 12 ornaments of Christmas series – milk and cookies go totally hand in hand with Christmas Eve. I’ll have to do a Santa of some kind for next year to keep these cuties company on my tree!
Decorated with scrap yarn and simple straight pins, this little crochet ornament comes together super quick!
I once again teamed up with discount craft supplier Blitsy to bring you a set of free video classes for their site. They’re high quality, and both projects I did for this year’s holiday season are quick, fun and beginner-friendly. If you’ve been meaning to pick up crochet, these videos are a great place to start.
Shifting gears to explicitly holiday vibes is the seventh ornament in our series, a crochet peppermint.
Crochet up a tiny mug ornament in no time that works for the coffee addict, tea lover, or beer aficionado (picture a tall pint glass with white foam on top) on your list.
I feel like bells were such a big part of midcentury holiday decorations, and you don’t seen them all that often these days. Well, bells make awesome holiday decor, and I’ve always been a sucker for midcentury Christmas anything. That’s why you’re getting this cute crochet bell pattern in today’s 12 ornaments of Christmas installment. Enjoy!