• Yarn Palette: Color Escape

    March 31, 2016

    There is a method behind my madness for choosing the Color Escape palette from Design Seeds for April. I’m not sure if you have seen the new April CAL hosted by Scheepjes, but it is honoring one of my favorite crochet designers, Marinke aka Wink from A Creative Being who lost her life last year.…

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  • Yarn Palette: Feathered Hues

    March 4, 2016

    I really like the colors of this month’s yarn palette from Design Seeds, Feathered Hues. And, this is the first time I have used yarn from one company. All of the yarn for this palette comes from the Yarnspirations line. Pretty awesome! Winter White: Bernat Super ValueLinen: Caron UnitedLilac: Caron One Pound Dark Grey Heather:…

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  • Yarn Palette – Flora Palette

    February 5, 2016

    February is a big month for flowers, so for this month’s palette I thought it would be appropriate for a Flora Palette, from Design Seeds. The darker colors are a little more dramatic than you usually picture a flower. I think this would make a pretty striped cowl or shawl. These colors were not the…

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  • Yarn Palette – Sunny Hues

    January 12, 2016

    Fall is on its way, so I chose an autumn colored palette, Sunny Hues, from Design Seeds. I love the ’70s era fall colors. It would make a great striped scarf or a granny square blanket. All of the yarn for this palette is acrylic and a medium (4) bulk. Duckie: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice Baby Bright…

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  • Yarn Palette – Swirled Sweet

    January 11, 2016

    To celebrate my birthday today I chose this palette, Swirled Sweet, from Design Seeds. I love the bright colors. It would make a fun scarf or a cute child’s blanket. All of the yarn for this palette is Red Heart Super Saver Economy, which is acrylic and a medium (4) bulk. Aran: Red Heart Super Saver Economy…

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  • Yarn Palette – Forest Tones

    January 4, 2016

    I have always had a difficult time coming up with cute color combos for my crochet projects. But then I found Design Seeds. This site has some of the cutest color palettes I’ve ever seen. So, I thought it would be fun to combine the Design Seeds color palettes with matching yarn colors to inspire…

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