Free Crochet Pattern: Wine Bottle Bag

Dinner and new apartment parties filled most of my summer evenings and I was continually perplexed about what to bring for hosts that had everything under control. A bottle of wine was always the default, but I felt I needed to dress the wine up. So I put it in a cozy. I’ve made cozies…

Crochet Pattern: Fruit Protector – Fruit Cozy

I happily receive amazing fresh produce each week from Boston Organics. This means fruit is now my snack of choice. Lately, I have been encountering a fruit eater’s dilemma. Each day I put an apple, pear, or nectarine into my bag for a snack. At lunchtime I discover, much to my disappointment, my notepad has…

Crochet Pattern: Crochet laptop case

I’ve never been one for reinventing the wheel. So, when I came across this fabulous tutorial for a laptop sleeve, I was super excited! yoonie-at-home provides clear and easy to follow instructions on how to complete this project. I made few patten modifications, but nothing major. I decided to put the opening flap along the…

One Row Lace Cowl

I recently finished a lovely lacey cowl. The pattern is free on the Without Seams blog, its easy to follow and gave instructions for several yarn weights. (download the pattern here) I used Blue Sky Alpaca Melange in Huckleberry, which is a gorgeous heathered sport weight yarn. Besides having my crochet hook split the yarn…