Bold and Breezy: 14 Spring Sweater Patterns

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It’s spring… or is it? While it’s definitely springtime according to the calendar, the weather lately (at least here in Chicagoland) has been anything but warm and welcoming. We’re expecting rain AND snow in the forecast tomorrow. What kind of spring weather is that? Sadly, for spring in the Midwest (and, I’m guessing, a lot […]

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Easter Extravaganza: 18 Easter Knit and Crochet Patterns

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Easter is next Sunday, and if you’re anything like me then you’re loving the all-pastel everything in stores right now. I mean everything from pastel-colored candies (hello, Cadbury mini eggs, you delicious little devils) to pastel home decor to pastel Peep throw pillows that I think are adorable even though I’m not sure what I’d […]

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Babypalooza! 13 Pastel Baby Blankets

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Spring is fast approaching, which means one big thing in the world of crochet: it’s time to start making your baby gifts! Spring is a really popular time of year for baby showers, baby birthday parties, and other celebrations (such as Easter) where giving a gift could be appropriate. There’s no better gift for this […]

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Spring Preview: Free Knit & Crochet Patterns + Giveaway

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It seems like winter is never going to end this year. All of this snow is making me wish for green grass, warm sunshine, pretty flowers and short sleeves. The bright colors of the Spring season bring smiles to everyone who sees them, so why not make a few spring knit patterns to wear or cheerful free […]

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Spring Wreaths: Free Crochet Patterns

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Despite all of the snow on the ground around us, it’s hard to imagine that Spring is right around the corner.  I’ve decided that to help beat my winter blues that, in addition to organizing my yarn stash, that I will start decorating for Spring.  And what better way to do that than to crochet or […]

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Warmth Without Weight: 6 Knit Cardigans Perfect for Spring

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I tend to get a little over-excited in the spring.  After seeing the sunshine, green grass, and budding flowers outside my window, I usually run out the door without a jacket, thinking I’ll be just fine.  In my excitement over the changing weather, I always forget that anything under 65*F is actually still a bit […]

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Pretty & Professional: Easy Knitting Projects for Office Wear

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Every once in awhile, I lay in bed before my alarm goes off and wonder, “What am I going to wear to work today?” This age-old question is one that plagues women (and men) no matter how old they are. Fortunately, I work in an office where the dress code is pretty laid back, but […]

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