Canan Cabled Headband Free Crochet Pattern and Blog Hop

It’s a Free Pattern Blog Hop! I am SO excited to have teamed up with some amazing designers to bring you an awesome St. Patrick’s Day Blog Hop! Each day a new pattern will go up over the next week! All of these patterns are great for St. Patty’s day but some are great for…

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Daphne Pullover Crochet Pattern

  Have you ever made something that from the start you knew was just what you had imagined? Something that was just right. For me, Daphne was one of those projects. It was an idea I had in my head that I didn’t know I could bring to life the way I intended, but I…

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Rustic Pumpkins Complete!

I think Fall is finally here in New York and I am SO excited! I just finished up my Mary Maxim Rustic Pumpkins Kit and they are definitely the perfect fall decoration for my home. (You can use code LIFEANDYARN site wide on any one item, including a kit! Only one per customer, this is… Continue reading Rustic Pumpkins Complete!

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Rustic Pumpkins

  Fall is on the way and I can’t tell you how excited I am! I┬ádon’t think there is anything more Fall than a Rustic Pumpkin! When Mary Maxim sent me the Rustic Pumpkins Kit to make and share, you bet I was over the moon! I mean just the name itself is my style…

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The Stacy Story

The Stacy Beanie is by far my most popular design AND Stacy has a story. I love The Stacy so much! This Beanie was the first design I was super passionate and confident about. It’s such a fun stitch combination and works up quickly. The Stacy is the perfect weekend project. But she didn’t have…

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Crochet Scrap Yarn Blanket

So I started a blanket…hmmm…almost a year ago? It’s a scrap yarn blanket. I actually have a bunch of projects going, for real and in my head, with scrap yarn. I made a few baskets, I have a baby blanket/playmat in the works, and also a BIG blanket. The one I’ve been working on for…

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