Yarn Along: Roses for Rosie Crochet Shawl

This, I am so proud and pleased to say, is actually Rose’s yarn project.  When she was little, she loved braiding and finger-knitting, but when we tried knitting-on-needles, she was rather bored with the whole thing, and found it difficult to manage the needles.  I let the matter drop, but one day (when I was…

Yarn Along: Crocheted Rag Rug Tutorial

It has been awhile since I’ve had anything other than lace yarn to work with, but now I am jumping over to crocheting a few more rag rugs.  There are several reasons for this drastic shift in handwork – 1) Lace requires WAY too much concentration for me right now.  It is so sad to…