Archive - November 2018

Homemade Gifts for the Holidays

homemade holiday gifts

The holidays are a time for cheer, family get-togethers and festive activities — but they are also a time when shoppers frantically rush to stores, wait for hours in line and spend a large amount of money on mass-produced gifts. Homemade gifts for the holidays are on the rise again, even in the midst of the trend of store-bought gifts. According...

How to Crochet C2C or Corner to Corner

How to Crochet c2c

The Corner to Corner technique, although very trendy, is a technique that has been around for ages.  Crocheted items worked in the corner to corner technique are often sought after for their beautiful textures and their beautiful simplicity.  This series teaches how to crochet C2C or the Corner to Corner technique. As we proceed with this...

November Blog Exclusive – Candy Cane Corner to Corner (C2C) Throw

The November Blog Exclusive is the easy and quick Christmas project to make.  The Candy Cane Throw uses the Corner to Corner Technique (C2C) to add rich textures and festive elements to your home decor or seasonal display.  This is an excellent throw for those who are new to the C2C technique.  Enjoy these simple color changes and easy stitches.

10 Must-Make Holiday Crafts

The air is brisk and frosty, the carols are playing in the grocery store aisles and the glowing silhouettes of trees are lighting up each window in the neighborhood. The holiday season is back in full swing, and you’re ready to show your holiday spirit in any way you can. When it comes to spreading good cheer, there’s no better way to...