Year: 2017

3 Handmade Gifts from Christmas 2017

3 Handmade Gifts from Christmas 2017

  Hello everyone! I am enjoying the last few days I have given myself for Christmas vacation. Around here, Christmas lasts even through the last week of December so don’t be surprised by my remaining Christmas spirit.   I thought I would share a few […]

Reflective Cody Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern and Yarn Review

Reflective Cody Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern and Yarn Review

  The Reflective Cody Beanie is a really easy pattern, that works up quickly and uses only one skein of Red Heart’s Reflective yarn!   This yarn has been around for a few years now, and I have wanted to do something with it ever […]

DIY Gift Boxes |  How to Get Two from One

DIY Gift Boxes | How to Get Two from One

  Here’s a useful project for saving money this Christmas season — make two gift boxes out of one!   I stumbled upon this easy DIY project when I needed a small box for a gift and could only find half of one that was already […]

Chunky Santa Hat | Free Crochet Pattern

Chunky Santa Hat | Free Crochet Pattern

  Try something new and crochet a festive chunky Santa Hat this season instead of purchasing one!   It’s fun to accessorize with Christmas themed pieces in the Christmas season. My family has always taken advantage of this time of year to wear themed things, […]

Feeling Christmas Or Not?

Feeling Christmas Or Not?

  Once again we are in the midst of the Christmas season. Decorating, buying gifts, planning parties, and all the customary activities that make the season unique and special.   Some of us are full of the holiday spirit and raring to go.   Then […]

Juneau Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern

Juneau Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern

  At this weeks’ end, I am going to share with you another hat design — it’s chunky, squishy, and oh so comfy!   Introducing the Juneau Beanie, made with Lion Brand’s Homespun yarn and topped off with a huge, gorgeous pom.   (I have […]

Bordeaux Slouch Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern

Bordeaux Slouch Beanie | Free Crochet Pattern

  The weather has become chilly around here and, like many crocheters, I am looking forward to wearing my designs.   I’m thrilled to be able to share with you my latest creation, the Bordeaux Slouch Beanie!   [Pattern last updated December 6, 2017]   […]

Cyber Week Sales at Ginger Peachy!

Cyber Week Sales at Ginger Peachy!

  I have some great sales to offer those shopping at both Etsy and Ravelry this Cyber Week!   I’m envious of those who think ahead and get good sales on Thanksgiving weekend. I’ve always been the worst at it, frankly. By the time I […]

Retro Sweater Highlights | Fashion

Retro Sweater Highlights | Fashion

  Who doesn’t love a bulky, squishy sweater?! Especially if it’s retro!   Well, I know of some. But as for the rest of you, you know what I mean when I say I love a good, chunky sweater. Something to snuggle up in and […]

Traditional Scandinavian Bird Ornament | Free Crochet Pattern

Traditional Scandinavian Bird Ornament | Free Crochet Pattern

  As promised, let me share with you my second Scandinavian-inspired pattern, the Traditional Scandinavian Bird Ornament!   If you did not catch my first Scandinavian ornament post, consisting of three traditional shapes, you can read the post and get the free pattern right here! […]