Month: July 2017

Business Pitfalls: Bombing Out or Sticking To It

  Did you know that you can feel absolute disgust for something that started out as a dream job? If you have your own business, I am sure you know what I am talking about. The feeling of being absolutely run down and overdue for […]

New Crochet Pattern Sneak Peek | Kawaii and Pineapple

[See update below] I am so pleased to introduce to you my Kawaii Pineapple Amigurumi! The pattern will be available at Crochet Spot within the next few weeks, and I will share more about the story of this little guy then.I just wanted to show […]

The Designing Process – Part Five: Going Professional

Here we are, at the end of this series! I’ve had a great time writing about the exciting process of designing your own crochet patterns, and I hope you have too. In this last issue I’m going to top off the series with the discussion […]

How to Design Your Own Tablet Cover and Pocket

Here I am again, guys! Personalizing my life! Like the notebooks we covered a few months ago, today I am going to show you how I designed both a cover for my tablet and a pocket. Always Keep a Tablet… For years now I have […]

The Designing Process – Part Four: Finishing Up and Final Touches

As we near the end of this crocheting how-to series, I hope you are feeling inspired and confident to venture out and discover new crafting abilities. If you missed the rest of this series, find them at these links: Intro | Crocheting From Scratch Part […]

Mini Jar Basket Hangers | New Crochet Pattern

Little plants, mini jars, delicate cotton yarn – what’s not to love!! (Free pattern below! PDF copy available at Ginger Peachy Store on Ravelry and Etsy!) I’ve talked about my newfound love for succulents in these posts (Watering My Green Thumb and Propogating Succulent Update […]

The Designing Process – Part Three: Beginning and Tweaking

So you’ve got your yarn, a handful of suggested hook sizes and the materials you will need for finishing. Now where do you go from there? If you are just hopping in here, take a look at the earlier issues to this series: Crocheting from […]