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Chunky Crochet Baby Blanket with Pattern!

  If you’ve ever wanted to whip a soft, big and lovely baby blanket, this pattern is PERFECT for you! I love making baby blankets for friends who have just had a baby. I came up with this pattern to decrease the time it took me to make a blanket and I have loved the…

DIY $5 Bathroom Mirror From An Old Piano! – YarnHookNeedles

So we are in the process of a master bathroom makeover. This mirror was one of my projects. It really only cost $5! Here’s what I used: – front wood panel from an old piano we got off craigslist – wood glue – grab n go onyx paint from Walmart (I’m using this on several…

Sew An Envelope Pillow Case For Your Home! – YarnHookNeedles

I always laugh at myself when I finally tackle a project I’ve put off because of being intimidated! Can you believe THIS project was one of them! 🙄 Anywho… I had some leftover fabric from some small curtains I had made. I also had these not-so-cute floral throw pillows which came with some free craigslist…

Rag Wreath Tutorial – YarnHookNeedles

Here is a fabulous craft anyone can do! If you know how to use scissors, can tie a knot and measure things there’s NO WAY you can fail! This is a rag wreath I made for my boys. The theme in their room is Dinosaurs and my oldest son LOVES the colors green and red!…

Easy DIY wall art tutorial!

It’s time for another tutorial! Today I’m showing you how I took 2 wooden thrift store plaques and transformed them into trendy hand lettered art. I always try and grab up wooden frames and plaques for dirt cheap when I’m thrifting. They are usually only a few dollars and being wooden they have much longer…

Crochet Chevron Bag with Leather Handles Buyable Pattern! – YarnHookNeedles

  Today I am sharing with you another pattern from the amazing Joni! She runs the awesome little shop RubyWebbsCrochet. I shared her with you guys on a Maker Monday several weeks ago. READ THAT POST HERE! I have since completed several of her patterns and I am so in love with her designs! This…

Maker Monday! Meet Jen from Teal and Finch! – YarnHookNeedles

I have come to love our Maker Monday series so much! It helps me to dig deep and find some pretty amazing Etsy stores which I might not have otherwise ever known about. Today we are learning all about the Teal and Finch Handmade shop. Jen is a mama as well as an incredible seamstress!…

Jumbo Granny Square Blanket with Retro Circles – YarnHookNeedles

  I discovered Lindsey through Instagram and her awesome little Etsy Shop. As I would scroll through my Insta feed I kept noticing these retro circle granny squares she would post. It wasn’t until one day she posted a shot of those same squares along with her hand that I realized how AWESOME this pattern…

Modern Crochet Scarf with FREE Pattern! – YarnHookNeedles

  I hope you find today’s crochet pattern to be everything you love and more! I was so excited when I had this scarf idea come to me! I was inspired by a knitting kit I had seen and the more I looked at the photos I kept saying to myself…”You could make something just…

Crochet Cable Blanket with FREE Pattern! – YarnHookNeedles

  I recently delved into the world of cables. I didn’t have any double pointed knitting needles so I wasn’t able to start there. However, I did try my hand at crochet cables and….I. Am. In. LOVE! One thing I realized is, crochet cables ARE NOT complicated! They are super easy and the end product is…