I’m Rachel Black – owner, designer, creator, and face behind YarnyBird.

I love to share my own patterns and projects, patterns from others that I love, and maybe a little about my life. Grab your coffee and let’s talk yarn!

If you love handmade, but crochet and knit just aren’t part of your repertoire, you can purchase ready to ship or custom items from my Etsy shop.

I’m a wife, mother 2 beautiful daughters, and with 3 home-based businesses, life is very busy! I started crocheting when I was little…sort of. While my mom would crochet, I would play with the yarn, make crochet chains, then undo them and wrap the yarn back into a ball and start over again. I picked it back up in 2007 when friends all started having babies. What better baby gift than something homemade, like a crochet blanket? That quickly became my go-to gift, and my crochet skills surpassed chains pretty fast. I finally took the plunge and added knitting to my skill set around 2015 and once I got the hang of it, I grew to love it.

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You may not reproduce or sell my patterns, or claim them as your own.
You may sell items made from YarnyBird patterns, but I ask that you link back to my blog for pattern credit.
Please do not copy and paste my patterns on social media, but instead share them with a link back to my blog or one of my social media pages.

This blog is a personal blog created, written & managed by me, Rachel (YarnyBird). If you have any questions, you can email me at yarnybird@outlook.com.

I may include affiliate links from time to time. I do receive compensation if you click on those links and purchase through those links. You may also see ads on the page, and the content of the blog, affiliate links, and which links/ads you click on may affect the ads shown on the page.

Thank you for stopping by and spending a little time with me!