My Design Process

Hi all, ever wonder what goes into a crochet/knit pattern? Well, I can’t really say for everyone else, but here is a glimpse of what I put into each design. At the moment, I am starting a new bralette top design, The Rosewood Bralette. So these steps will be based on making tops, but it’ll…

How to Create A Good Blog with No Money

Hi all, is there part of you that want to start a blog because you see or heard people making a shit ton of money? That shit is not easy! I’m not even making money, lol! I just like to post some blogs here and there. I am by no means even close to reaching…

My Journey Through Pattern Writing

Hi all, I think we all at some point want to design our own patterns, whether it’s a beanie, sweater, baby items, whatever it may be. We tend to let it go passed us, the difficulties that come with it and no, it’s not just writing the pattern itself. BEGINNINGS As a broke ass college…

Differences Between Worsted Weight Yarns

Hi all, if you’ve used enough yarns then you must know that each yarn (brand/collection) are not equal. Some yarns have similar thickness, some aren’t, some are more stretchy, some aren’t, and some are squishier and some aren’t. You get the gist, here. For a while now, I knew all yarns were different, but for…

4 Alternative Stitch Markers

Hi all, ever get tired of buying stitch markers because you lose them like crazy? It’s like chapstick, you always lose them, like where do they even go and how come you can’t find them in the house? lol These are some alternatives things you can use as stitch markers instead and they do have…

Review: Lacis Yarn Ball Winder

Hi all, don’t you hate it when you use your skein and then it gets all loose and annoying? We know if we continue and not keep it “nicely” together then hello, knots! I got mine 2 years ago online on Wal-Mart.. It’s called Lacis Wool Yarn Ball Winder ll Plastic for about $25 or get…

Sugar ‘n Cream vs Peaches & Creme

Hi all, have you ever wondered if Sugar ‘n Cream and Peaches & Creme are the same? They look the same, they have the similar color choices, and they almost look identical. We all know that a lot of companies uses the same manufacturing warehouse for their products. The only difference is the brand name they…

Susan Bates vs Boye Crochet Hooks

Hi all, if you’re reading this then obviously you’re curious what brand crochet hooks I use and maybe wondering what brand you should go with as a beginner. Let’s go on with what brand hooks I’ve used and which one I tend to go for now. When I first started off crocheting, I bought all…

How To: Keeping Your Knitting Needles Smooth

Hi all, have you ever came across your wooden/bamboo knitting needles getting stuck or “sticky” and “grabby” to your yarn that makes it hard to move your project along? As a beginner knitter, I started off using the Clover Takumi circular knitting needles made from bamboo. After using it for a couple projects, it seemed…