Crochet · Other People's Patterns

Mushroom Beret

I've been in a bit of a crochet slump for the past couple weeks, but I wanted to make something new for this week, and I've been wanting to make this mushroom hat for a while, so here we are. I went back to the Mori Beret by Regina Weiss (great pattern, highly recommend). This… Continue reading Mushroom Beret

Crochet · Work in Progress

WIP: Birds of Paradise Shawl Part 2

It's been a while since I've talked about this one. This has been in the "I'll get back to this eventually" pile for a while, but for the past few weeks, it's been my personal project of choice. At this point, I'm only a few rows away from finishing this, and I am really excited… Continue reading WIP: Birds of Paradise Shawl Part 2


Color Choice, Design, and all that Jazz

Now that all the pride octopi have been re-listed, I wanted to take some time to talk about some of what goes into the design process for these little guys and why some of them took so much longer than others to complete. Full disclosure, I won't be talking about the shape of the octopi… Continue reading Color Choice, Design, and all that Jazz