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Posts / Latest Posts - 8 months ago

Eye Candy: Building Blocks

SteppingAway’s Do It Again One thing I love about working with yarn is that you can start with something fairly simple, like a square, and through the use of pattern and color, you can join squares together into something amazing. Today I wanted to...

Posts / Latest Posts - 8 months ago

Eye Candy: Warm Weather Tops

juni71’s lovely t e s t k n i t yume I live in a hot place and am always on the lookout for great warm-weather garment patterns and projects. Since it’s heating up in the northern hemisphere, quite a few Ravelers are finishing projects perfect for...

Posts / Latest Posts - 8 months ago

Eye Candy: The Beach is Calling

I love the beach! I love the colors of the water and the sunsets, the smell of the salty air and the feel of the sand between my toes. Most of my beach time happens in the summer, so with summer upon us here in Texas, I thought I would feature some...

Posts / Latest Posts - 9 months ago

Eye Candy: Projects of Many Colors

In our pattern and project searches, you can search by the number of colors used. I love this filter for looking at beautiful monochromatic projects and patterns, and also for extra-colorful lovelies! For today’s Eye Candy, I was inspired by the gor...

Posts / Latest Posts - 9 months ago

Eye Candy: May the 4th Be With You

It’s May the 4th so it seemed fitting to feature projects inspired by Star Wars today. I could look at these projects all day, they are so much fun! There are a lot of great colorwork projects with this theme, but here are a few I loved. From left...

Posts / Latest Posts - 9 months ago

Tip: Subscribe to Your Favorite Designers

It is a wonderful time right now to be a fan of crochet- and knitwear design. There are so many amazing designers producing beautiful patterns and the only downside is that it can be hard to keep up with your favorites. Today’s tip will cover how to...

Posts / Latest Posts - 10 months ago

Eye Candy: Pillow Fight!

My kids have a pillow fight every night before bed. Let’s just say it’s not great for winding down. I have been itching to make pillows for a while now, some they won’t be allowed to fight with, so I turned to recently completed projects for inspira...

Posts / Latest Posts - 10 months ago

Tip: Publications, Periodicals, and Publishers

My short-term memory is not the greatest. It’s not uncommon for me to have seen a pattern I loved and only remember the name of the publication I saw it in but not which issue, or maybe just what the cover looked like. Today’s tip is how I use Ravel...

Posts / Latest Posts - 10 months ago

Eye Candy: project planning inspiration

I like highlighting projects that have helped others in some way and I usually do this by selecting projects with lots of “are these notes helpful?” votes. This time I tried something different. When planning projects, especially larger ones, many p...

Posts / Latest Posts - 11 months ago

Tip: Don’t Use the Search Box

I love the Ravelry advanced search. I use it to find patterns to match my stash, plan my projects, and find beautiful inspiration. It took some time to learn the best way to find the results I am after, so today I am sharing my favorite tip to impro...