Easy Valentine’s Day Mug Cozy

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Looking for last-minute Valentine’s Day gift ideas? You can’t go wrong with working up this Valentine’s Day Mug Cozy for your loved ones! This would make a great little Valentine’s Day gift for your coworker that you’re close friends with – every time she sips her coffee she’ll think of you. You could even gift […]

Countdown to Christmas: 10 Last-Minute Gifts

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If you’ve been too busy to really start thinking about your Christmas gifting, you’re not alone. It always seems like Christmas Eve is the busiest day of the shopping season at the malls near my house – I know this because I’m always waiting in line with everyone else, panicking because I waited until the […]

DIY Christmas Ornaments: 20+ Knit and Crochet Patterns

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Now that the Black Friday ads are coming out and the radio stations are starting to play Christmas tunes, we can focus on the holidays and no one can say we’re too early! It’s always been tradition in my family to get our Christmas tree the last weekend in November. Sure, the needles are always […]

14 Thanksgiving Crochet Patterns


Every fall I get so caught up in the excitement of Halloween that Thanksgiving sneaks right up on me. I’m a big fan of going all out when it comes to holiday decorations, but between all of the cooking, trying to make plans with family that’s visiting from out of town, and still somehow trying […]

15 DIY Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family


Confession time: as much as I adore autumn, I always wait until the last minute to put together a Halloween costume. Every year around September I decide that dressing up just isn’t worth the hassle or the cost, but between Halloween parties, taking my younger relatives trick-or-treating, and feeling like a Scrooge handing out candy […]

Tis’ (Almost) The Season: Decorating & Gift Giving One-Skein Crochet Projects


Ahhh… I hear the sleigh bells ring-a-linging once again! So many of my friends prepare early for the holiday season, I always feel somewhat behind.  This year I promised myself I would start early and do it in the style I love… Crochet!! So I set off to find fun and fast projects that I could make […]

Christmas in July: Homemade Christmas Decorations to Knit

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It’s July, and that means that we are officially half way to Christmas.  In just a few short months the holiday season will be upon us, and it will see like it arrives in the blink of an eye with the flurry of fall holidays and back to school.  This year, get a jump on […]