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Flower Headbands and Bowties with FREE Knit and Crochet Patterns! – Yarn|Hook|Needle

  I shared in my newsletter over the weekend how we have a Christmas banquet to attend this weekend. I had already planned to make my girl’s dresses but I knew I wanted to add some sort of an accessory to their hair. This turned into my 2yr old demanding he needed a bow tie…

How to Build Instagram Relationships for Your Blog

  Today I want to talk about Instagram. We most likely all have the social media app and most likely we all enjoy scrolling through the endless feeds of photos! Aside from Pinterest, Instagram has become a favorite social sharing platform. It has also become my #1 place to get to know and interact directly…

The Honey Diamond Cowl with FREE Knitting Pattern!

  Today I am sharing a gorgeous knit stitch I discovered. While it may look complicated you will be surprised how easy it is to do! I opted to create a very textured cowl with it and I absolutely¬† love the result! Once you get a hang of the pattern this project works up really…

Crochet Snowflakes with 2 Free Patterns!

Today I am sharing with you some super cute and easy snowflake patterns. We decided we were going all handmade with ornaments this year…except for the lights. I’m no Edison! I’m sure everyone else in the country already has their tree up but, we are having to coordinate things around my husband’s work schedule. Therefore…

Knitted Kitchen Rags with FREE Pattern!

  A few weeks ago I shared with you some easy crochet patterns for making your own kitchen rags. I wanted to make something equally as good for those of you who are knitters! CHECK OUT THE CROCHET RAGS POST HERE! I knew I was wanting a knitting stitch which was textured and would be…

Maker Monday! Meet Anne from the Lavandel Etsy Shop!

It’s Maker Monday folks and today I am introducing you to an AMAZING handmade jewelry shop! I fell in love with Anne’s designs! They are so simple yet at the same time beautifully designed with several pieces having intricate detailing. Based out the Netherlands I can only imagine the amount of inspiration she draws from…

Amigurumi Dolls with Pattern Link! 4 Styles to Make or Choose From!

  I love birthdays and I love gift giving! There is something I find so enjoyable when it comes to picking out a gift for someone else. This is even more fun when it comes to gifts for my kids or my husband! We have a set of Irish twins in our family and they…

Turn a Plastic Basket from DRAB to FAB with this Easy DIY Tutorial!

  We have kids in our house…let me rephrase that. We have several kids in our house…wait, wait let me rephrase that again…we have almost SEVEN kids in our house! With this wild number of ankle biters if something is able to withstand the jumanji like playing games then that product is a winner in…

Black Maleficent Crown with FREE Pattern Link!

  I recently had a request in my Etsy shop for me to make a black crown. They had seen my Elsa Crown with Hair listing and were wanting me to design something similar for them.   CHECK OUT THE ELSA CROWN WITH HAIR PATTERN HERE! I got the customer’s exact head measurements and set…

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired PomPom Christmas Wreath

I have always loved wreaths! They are such a versatile decor piece and they are easy to make and extremely customizable for any decor style. Aside from the Christmas tree wreaths are probably one of my top 5 favorite Christmas decorating items. I was inspired by a Pottery Barn photo of a pompom wreath they…