Have you noticed how HOT weaving is right now? And I don’t mean the temperature outside! So with a Martha Stewart Crafts® DIY Weaver™ in hand, it was time to make my first wall hanging! And I took lots of pictures so you can too!
Now that the first year of Ficstitches Yarns Kits are done, they have two fantastic books to cap it all off – The Secret Stitch, and The Secret Stitch: A Crochet Companion. And I get to give both of them away to one very lucky Moogly reader!
It is HOT out there! And the crochet itch never goes away, so when it’s this steamy outside, it’s time to crochet with cotton – so Lion Brand is giving away TWELVE balls of their 24/7 Cotton to one lucky winner – right here on Moogly!
The backstitch is a common stitch in embroidery and hand sewing – but it can also be a great tool to use with crochet! Here’s how and why to backstitch!
As the world turns… so it’s time for July 2016’s Designer Showcase! I like to wrap up each month by having one of my fellow designers share a bit about themselves, and then I follow it up by sharing my 5 favorite free patterns that they’ve designed! This month I get to share some of the fun and modern designs from the amazing Alexis Middleton – blogger and designer behind Persia Lou!
This free crochet area rug pattern is the bee’s knees! The Bee’s Knees Crochet Rug features granny hexagons all put together with a pretty edging, in super cushy yarn for that bold, boho chic look that’s always hot!