• Nina Simone Crochet Mural

    February 18, 2020

    In September 2017, I had the opportunity to be part of one of my most artistic craft projects to date. Over 100 crocheters from the Raleigh/Durham area crocheted a panel for the Nina Simone Mural that was displayed in front of the Raleigh Convention Center October 2017-June 2018, and I was fortunate to have been…

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  • Free Pattern | Crochet Mome Rath

    October 13, 2008

    I have finally gotten around to writing out a pattern for my little Mome Rath. It is a super simple pattern (easy enough for a beginner crocheter to make) and only requires a couple of inexpensive craft supplies.  This post may contain affiliate links. See my disclosure page for more information. Abbreviations ch = chaindec = decreasesc…

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  • . . . And the Mome Raths Outgrabe

    October 9, 2008

    I had a lot of fun working on several Alice in Wonderland themed items this past weekend. You’ll be seeing some of them in the shop over the next several months, but a couple were made for my own enjoyment, like this guy: Remember the Mome Raths from Alice in Wonderland? Or Lewis Carroll’s poem,…

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  • Tutorials | “Step by Step” Stitch Markers

    September 12, 2008

    In honor of National Crochet Day, I share with you a quick and fun crochet-related tutorial. . . “Step by Step” stitch markers. It is crazy how many stitch markers tutorials are floating around the web. So naturally, I decided to add another one to the mix. My simple yet retro crochet stitch markers show…

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