Whip up something for Mother’s Day that’s pretty, quick, and won’t break the bank in materials. Mother’s Day is in 10 days! I’ve gotten pretty good at making a washcloth within one hour and can probably manage the mitt in the same amount of time so this could actually happen. If you don’t have cotton… Continue reading Quick Mother’s Day Spa Set
Yard work is therapeutic for me. I’m a weather wimp though, so I let things go if it’s too windy, or too warm, or too cool outside. Living in Tucson you learn that if you wait a day the weather will change again, and usually in your favor. As a matter of fact, our crochet group… Continue reading Soft Crocheted Sandals
These two adorable hatching chick pattern are free and work up quickly. I think it would be cute to whip up 12 of them and present the dozen in an egg carton. You’ll get at least a chuckle from whoever receives them and you’ll surely brighten their day. If you don’t have plastic eyes on hand… Continue reading Hatching Easter Chicks
Linda has a tutorial here on NaturalSuburbia.com for working up a knitted egg. She has clear photos of each step and includes links for videos on a magic loop in knitting and how to change colors.
Easter is early this year, but you can leave these lovely egg and nest decorations all Spring. Easter eggs to crochet from Janice Wray. These are great for hiding treats, or to stuff and close up with an invisible join technique. Knitted Sparrow nest and eggs by Purl Soho
One week left until Easter! Have you had your fill of all things bunny? Then let’s switch gears and do a week of chicks and eggs! Look at this little guy. You can’t say no. You can’t. Let Google translate the page where he lives and it’s close enough to figure out the pattern if you’re not… Continue reading Easter Chicks
Stop making bunnies for everyone else for a while and make yourself something cozy instead! It’s usually pretty warm around here but whenever it’s chilly in the house I whip up a set of cotton slippers. Ironically it’s colder in the house in the summer because my husband likes to crank up the air conditioner.… Continue reading Adorable Adult Bunny Slippers