Free Pattern – Rainbow Ripple Wrap Dress

Rainbow Ripple Wrap Dress - A free crochet pattern on

A wrap style front creates a double layer across the chest, giving this dress a little added warmth for chilly spring weather. It also allows the top of the dress to stretch and move – perfect for active toddlers! This pattern works well in one color changing and one solid yarn, or in 2 solid colors. It’s available in sizes 2T, … Continue reading →

Pattern Review – Eloise Baby Sweater by Moogly

Mint Chocolate Eloise Sweater

I stumbled upon the Eloise Baby Sweater pattern when it first came out, about a year ago. It was designed by Tamara Kelly of Moogly. I didn’t have anyone to make it for, but I knew I had to make it. This sweater became the start of my slowly growing baby gift stash. I made mine with a lightweight, summery … Continue reading →

Happy Thanksgiving and a Flamies nomination

I hope all my US friends have a very happy Thanksgiving today! I know it’s cliché, but one thing I really am thankful for this year is all of you. After all, without you reading what I write, there wouldn’t be much point in writing it would there? I’ve enjoyed this ride a lot over the last year and a half or so, … Continue reading →

Pattern testers needed!

I just finished writing up a pattern for a toddler dress that I’ve been working on. Now I’m looking for a couple of crocheters to test it in sizes 2T & 3T. It would be really great (but not mandatory) if you are able to send modeled photos of it in either of those sizes. If you are interested, please fill out … Continue reading →

FO – Mint Chocolate Eloise

Mint Chocolate Eloise Sweater

I made this using the Baby Eloise pattern by Moogly. To get a 6-12 month size with a more summery feel, I followed the pattern for size 3T, but using a much lighter yarn.  I also only did a few rows for the sleeves. I like the pattern a lot and this may end up being one of my go-to’s … Continue reading →