BFB Project Off To a Great Start


Our fourth shipping season has begun and is off to a great start! Several people, including Kathy from ELK Studio and Stacy from Too Yarn Cute Crochet Magazine have helped spur interest in this project. Last week our first packages started arriving. It is always heartwarming to find stacks of packages on the porch. A [...]

2014-15 BFB Packages

Packages Received Thank you to the following people for sending packages. For each package received, I would like to give the sender a pattern of choice. Once your name is listed, please send an email and let me know which pattern you would like. Allison – PA Debra Miles – ID Mistie Bush – TX [...]

Huge Birthday Giveaway


The Crochet Lounge is having a huge celebration and YOU could win prizes! I am excited to be part of this big Birthday Giveaway. I hope you will check out all of the FABULOUS designers and their sites.   a Rafflecopter giveaway

Thank you Prize

Prize: Three winners will be chosen through the Rafflecopter below to receive a punch card code to be used for 20 patterns in my Ravelry shop any time this year (before 12/31/14). Winners Congratulations to Corinne Judy Smith, Anita Silvaz and Charlene Birchfield Phillips. Each have won 20 patterns to be claimed at any time between [...]

Pumpkin Time


Over the past 20 years (wow, that long?) i have painted over a thousand pumpkins to sell and give away. It has been a fun tradition. Two years ago, instead of painting pumpkins, I made pumpkin hats for my youngest son’s Kindergarten class. There are 22 students. Originally I thought I would try a variety [...]

Cotton Flapper for Fall

Cotton Flapper

It seems like each season has a different need when it comes to hats, but pretty much any style can be worn in the fall. One of my favorites is a hat I designed the first spring I was in business. It still is great for all ages. I have made this with interchangeable flowers [...]

Mini Cheesecakes, A Birthday Favorite

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For some weirdo reason, my husband decided years ago that there is such a thing as “birthday pie”. Our daughter, a big fan of cheesecakes, thought it was a great idea to change the traditional cake. She LOVES cheesecake and every year I make yummy and easy Mini Cheesecakes for her. When choosing deserts for [...]

Award Announced

E Lee runs the Crochet Lounge. It is an outstanding group, plus a fun page. Her page and blog are full of original and easy to follow patterns, videos you will love and helpful posts. She also can be found online at the following sites: Website Pinterest Google + You Tube Prizes E Lee wins the following [...]