And, the winner is….

Hello again readers! The Craftsy Class giveaway is over. The winner, according to Random.org is: Jayni B. Thank you so much for reading and entering the contest. Jayni, you will receive an email from Craftsy with the link to your free class.

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Waterproof Carseat Cover

Have you ever been frustrated when your kid (who’s either learning to potty train, or has the occasional accident) pees on their car seat? It can be rather risky washing the padding on a seat. The washing machine can tend to be unforgiving. For example, I recently washed the cover for one of my child’s […]

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Craftsy Class Giveaway

Hello all my crochet and knitting friends! I have some exciting news to share with you all. Craftsy is offering a giveaway on one of their many classes. I love the Craftsy platform. They allow unlimited lifetime access to their classes. Once you sign up, you never lose access to your class. I also like […]

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Expression Fiber Arts $650 Yarn Giveaway

Who doesn’t love an opportunity to receive free stuff??? I know I do! Well, Chandi over at www.expressionfiberarts.com has an excellent giveaway going on right now through 3/31. Here’s the link to the giveaway where you’ll find all the details: $650 Yarn Giveaway

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What is Craftsy?

I am a Craftsy Designer. I have a badge on my homepage that states that plain and simple. However, if you are new to the crafting world, you may not know what/who Craftsy is. So…. What is Craftsy? Craftsy is a worldwide craft community offering online classes. It also has a patterns marketplace where independent designers can […]

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Craftsy Flash Sale

Save Big on Craftsy Courses!  Heads up Craftsy fans…This weekend only, it’s your chance to get up to 50% off perfect matches (for Valentines Day, get it?!?) of 2 Craftsy online classes. You can bundle classes for a bigger discount! Act fast, the offer ends at 11pm PST on February 16, 2014.   Craftsy Perfect Match Flash […]

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Use what you know

Hi everyone! So, recently a friend of mine tore his achilles tendon. He had a successful surgery and is currently in a hard cast. Since it’s been a little cold lately, he asked me if I could make him a cover, or sock, to put over his cast so his toes wouldn’t  get cold. Of […]

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Craftsy Block of the Month

Conquer your fear of color with the 2014 Craftsy Block Of The Month! This FREE mini class introduces you to color theory with new lessons introduced over 2014. Sign up today to create a beautiful and colorful sampler quilt! Not interested in quilting? Learn something new in 2014 with one of our many FREE mini classes! […]

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Build-A-Bear Inspired Clothing Collection

Do you love Build-A-Bear Workshop? I do, and I just LOVE the idea of dressing my cute little stuffed friend in clothing. However, I find myself, at times, hard pressed to buy the clothing they offer for the bears made there. As a crocheter, I know I have the skills to MAKE clothing, so naturally […]

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Keep Trying New Things, part 3

Monday I talked about different knitting methods and how they can make a big difference in how comfortable it can be to knit. On Tuesday, I spoke about how finding the right needle can vastly improve comfort. Today, as I was crocheting the Lacy Keyhole Scarf (a pattern from the online Craftsy.com class Knit Lab), I […]

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