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Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #4: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Soap Scrub

The last pattern of my Bathroom CAL is this Soap Scrub! The Free crochet pattern is available here on my blog: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-soap-scrub-pattern There is an extra matching pattern for Face...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #3: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Washcloth

The 3rd instalment of my Bathroom CAL is this lovely textured washcloth. You can find the Free crochet pattern over on my blog here: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-washcloth-pattern The fancy printable packaging...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #2: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Headband

The second part of my Bathroom Spa Gift Set is this handy cleansing/make up headband! You can find the Free online pattern for this here: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-headband-pattern Enjoy!

Inspirations #5: For the Paranormally Inclined

I realize that Halloween is coming up pretty fast, especially for those planning to create costumes and/or decorations for this annual “ode to spirits that have passed”. However, in my wanderings around the internet I discovered that there is a...

Inspirations #4: It's National Teddy Bear Day!

We love teddy bears. I don’t believe I have ever known someone who didn’t at least like teddies, and many people had one as a “best friend” as a child (me included!). Ever since the shopkeeper Morris Michtom and his wife Rose made a stuffed...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #1: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Shower Puff

Hi everyone! I’m running a FREE CAL over on my website blog at www.hookedonpatterns.com. This is going to be a 4 part crochet along with free patterns that make up a luxury bathroom spa gift set! I have just release the first instalment, a...

Patriotic afghan

The Dog Days of Summer

I remember as a kid I would kind of dread August. First it meant that I only had one month of summer vacation left before school started (in Chicago school starts the day after Labor day). But second, August usually had the worst weeks of summer...

Inspirations #3: Perchance to Dream

I’m still in the process of making the afghan for my nephew and his soon-to-be new wife – I think I’m safe to say that because I don’t believe either one of them follow this blog! – and so I thought that doing a piece on dreamcatchers would be...

Inspirations #2: 10+ Ways to Use Doilies

Some of us have been blessed to inherit vintage doilies. Some of us still adore the delicate patterns so lovingly hand crocheted. Some of us just love all things lace! No matter what category you fall in, most of us succumb to the allure of these...