The modern art of crochet dates back to somewhere around the 16th century. There were various forms of fiber arts before that, with various names, but crochet as we know it goes back to the 16th century. It's an oral tradition that's been passed down from generation to generation to generation, and typically you can … Continue reading Passing down traditions
We're already one full month into 2018 - what?! This year my goal is to deliver new content and new patterns to you every month - I can't wait to see what you're making! Be sure to watch each post for a hashtag for each project. Tag us in your finished item photos with @yarnybird … Continue reading Late Night Rug – FREE Crochet Pattern
Baby #2 is due any day now, and along with her impending arrival comes NESTING and getting her nursery ready. We haven't been able to do a lot of decorating in her nursery since we're renting and we can't repaint or put holes in the walls, but we're doing little bits. I decided I wanted … Continue reading Nesting Basket Trio Pattern
As a mom of a toddler and a 2nd baby on the way, working 3 home-based businesses, organization is KEY to keeping things running smoothly in our house. Or at least keeping the appearance of things running smoothly. I've gathered up some of my favorite organization hacks for you to keep your life organized...or appearing … Continue reading Organize it!
I've been absent for a while because we took a family trip to Hawaii last month. I'm taking a little break from all things yarn to share a little about our trip with you. *This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on them and buy the product through that link, they’ll send me … Continue reading Aloha from Hawaii!