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Women’s Crochet Chevron Tank Top
Crochet Bow Cuff Slipper Boots
These easy crochet slippers for beginners are a great way to practice increasing, decreasing, and skipping single crochet stitches. The crochet slippers feature a crochet bow as part of the boot cuff. When I started slippers, I knew that I was going to make them look like crochet boots. This way if I wanted to add non slip grip, they could be worn outside during the cold months. I used Lion Brand’s Vanna’s Choice yarn to make them. I have grouped the sizes into 3 sets. To get to the slipper pattern all you need to do is click the size set that you need.
I released this slipper pattern as part of charity drive we have going on. There are 13 designers who are all releasing a pattern for free during these 14 weeks. You might remember us doing something similar with mittens last year.
1. Mod Mismatched Slippers – Blackstone Designs
2. Ugly Slippers – Mad Mad Me
3. Carousel Slippers – Blackstone Designs
5. Chunky Boat Slippers – Whistle and Ivy
6. Crochet Bow Cuff Slipper Boots – Busting Stitches
Crochet Bow Cuff Slipper Boots – Adult Sizes
Crochet Bow Cuff Slipper Boots – Child Sizes
Crochet Bow Cuff Slipper Boots – Toddler Sizes
Dainty Fairy Crochet Dress
This cute little fairy crochet dress is full of whimsy and charm. Great for spring or even paired with fairy wings for a costume. The dress is made with an optional tutu for 2 different looks. Below is an image of the dress without the tutu. The fairy crochet dress pattern is available in 3 sizes: 2, 4, and 6.
Today is my birthday and I figured that a giveaway would be a great way to celebrate it. There are a couple of cool things up for grabs.
1 Copy of my newest paid pattern 1 week in advance of it being listed for sale. (1 winner)
1 Balls of Loops & Threads Charisma (1 winner)
1 Set of Knitter’s Pride Crochet Hooks (1 winner)
1 Set of Knitter’s Pride Nova Platina Interchangeable Needles (1 winner)
1 Copy of my Pretty Flower Hat Pattern (25 winners)
1 Copy of my Lovely & Sweet Sweater Pattern (25 winners)
1 Pair of Susan Bates Knitting Needles (1 winner)
2 Hanks of Manos Wool Classico (1 winner)
1 Crochet Dude Bloom Loom (1 winner)
1 Susan Bates Row Counter (1 winner)
1 Hank of Reclaimed Silk (1 winner)
Here is my Birthday Giveaway!
Review of Yarn Pop© Bags
*I received these samples in exchange for a review. This review is my opinion only. *
Okay, I went on a search to find a bag for my yarn. Well, first I went on a search for yarn bowls. I quickly realized that that wouldn’t be practical for a home with 5 kids running around. Then, I started looking for a bag from which to crochet. I thought about buying all the supplies and rigging something up, but let’s be serious. I really wasn’t in a sewing mood. I just wanted to crochet on the go without having a crazy mess or even worse no where to place my yarn without it picking up lent and dust.
There were only a few requirements. It needed to work well with different types of yarn and keep my yarn free of dirt. Also it needed to be cute, durable, and convenient. I found Yarn Pop©.
Yarn Pop© comes in tons of cute color options. It zips completely shut to keep dirt and debris off of the yarn too! The bags have a range of options. They have a hole in them to allow the yarn to come through. It is big enough for yarn with sequins to fit through!!!! These bags are constructed very well.
That was a really great feature. My only issue with it was that I couldn’t remove the project from the bag without finishing or cutting the yarn. Which really isn’t a big deal since they are so cute and convenient to carry.
This one has a hole on each side and a zippered pocket to keep the 2 balls of yarn separate! I am keeping this one for myself.
This is the other one that I am keeping for myself. It has a zippered top and pockets on the inside with 3 holes on the outside.
Here are the 3 bags that are apart of the giveaway
One has 2 holes, one has 1 hole and one has 3 holes and a flip top.
Don’t forget to enter the giveaway!
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