Hello, friends! I hope your week is going well and is filled with lots of makings! This week's pattern collection is one that I have been wanting to put together for a while now, and I am so pleased to share it with you. This collection of free crochet patterns has been put together based… Continue reading Weekly Gathering: 10 Dorm Room Essentials!
Hello, all! I just accomplished my first crochet challenge ever, and I am so very excited! It was a great project overall, although I accidentally made a small blunder in my yarn choice. This basket is made using the basket weave stitch, but it is hard to tell because my yarn colors are so bold.… Continue reading All The Makings: Container Completed!
Nor moon, nor stars were out; They did not dare to tread so soon about, Though trembling, in the footsteps of the sun: The light was neither night's nor day's, but one Which, life-like, had a beauty in its doubt. And silence's impassioned breathings round Seemed wandering into sound. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning Recently, I've… Continue reading Heartspeak: On Poetry
Hello! As you can see from the lack of blog posts this week, I have been quite busy. I hate it when I can't get my posts out like I should, so thank you for your patience! (And for not boycotting me for missing blog posts - that's always nice.) This week, I decided to… Continue reading Weekly Gathering: 6 Free Crochet Pouch Patterns!
I'm on time this week, friends! Happiness abounds. I don't know about you, but my wardrobe would not be complete without a vest (or two or four). They are the perfect accessory to practically any outfit in my book, and I'm always on the lookout for new vests in different styles and colors. One day,… Continue reading Weekly Gathering: 10 Free Crochet Vest Patterns To Suit Your Style!
Hello, dear friends! I hope this Monday has been going well for you; it has been for me, despite the ragweed currently making my eyes water and itch. I can't believe that September is already half over! *starts frantically counting the weeks left to finish making Christmas presents* Only 16 and a half weeks... and… Continue reading All The Makings: Container Challenge Accepted!
When I was away at college, I tried to prepare myself for the homesickness that everyone said would come. Well, it came alright. Right after my Mom and Dad and Little Brother and Little Sister left my dorm room, got in their car, and drove 3 hours back to the house I no longer occupied.… Continue reading Heartspeak: On Family & Loving One Another