Category: Fiber Arts

Pink Kitty Cat Hat

I finished the pink kitty cat hat. It turned out pretty nice and comfy. I actually like how the fabric feels which is pretty rare for Red Heart. One project done forty-nine to go.

Project Fidelity

I really have issues sticking to just one project. I find some new pretty yarn, in the stash I inherited from my mom, and I immediately have to make something with it. Last night, I found a skein of Red Heart in the colorway Pretty ‘N…

Back after a 10 year hiatus

I’m finally getting Crafty Anarchy going again after ignoring it for the last 10 years. I tried multiple times in the last few years to bring it back but so much life has happened that I haven’t been mentally prepared to do it. I hope this…

Hexagon Block

My mom was recently wanting to make a grandma’s flower garden blanket. She couldn’t find any patterns that she liked because most of them involved a stitch that made the block have a wagon wheel design to it. She decided to go ahead and make her…

Amigurumi Help

I was just stumbling and found something that would be helpful to anyone trying to do amigurumi. Planet June has a bunch of helpful hints on everything from how to change colors to where to buy eyes.

63 Squares: Block 11 Horizontal Relief Stitch Revision

Ch 27 Row 1(Right side): Dc in fourth ch from hook and in each ch across: 25 sts. Row 2: Ch 1, turn; dc in each dc across: 25 sts. Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc) FPdc around dc in lower row across, dc…

63 Squares: Block 17 Cluster Square Revision

The pattern calls for a special round of edging, and one sc in the last sc of that edging. Rather than sc in the last sc, sc in the last 3 sc. Adding the two stitches makes it to where you don’t have a gap in…

63 Squares: Block 39 Popcorn Diamond Revision

The Popcorn Diamond block works better with a second row of hdc in the beginning. If you use this suggestion then mark the second row of hdcs as the right side.

63 Squares: Block 41 Fan and Popcorn Revision

Block 41 needs another row at the end in order to make the border straight. Last Row: ch 4, 2 tr, dc, 2 hdc, 3 sc, 2 hdc, dc, tr, dc, 2 hdc, 3 sc, 2 hdc, dc, 3 tr.