Kids Swim Cover Style 1

Every summer we vacation in Michigan. Getting to our favorite beach requires a short walk through a wooded area. I wanted to make them some cover ups this year that they could wear on our little hike to the beach. It was also important that they would be easy to get back on over wet … Continue reading Kids Swim Cover Style 1

Quickest, Easiest Magic Circle- New Tutorial

Hello, crochet friends, sorry it has been such a LONG time since my last post. Between pandemics, derechos, and just my "normal busy" of balancing a law practice, teaching dance, and raising kiddos, my blog has really taken a back seat. However, things seem to be calming down a little. I am hoping to get … Continue reading Quickest, Easiest Magic Circle- New Tutorial

Turn a Button Down Shirt Into Yarn!

n April, my daugher's preschool class learned about Reduce Reuse Recycle, and she inspired me to work on implementing those practices more at home. In particular, I started looking into what I could do with my crochet hobby. This happened to coincide with my husband cleaning out his closet, and that pile of shirts. I had seen Tshirt yarn in the stores, and I know how to make it. I had never seen yarn made from dress shirts, though. I decided to give it a try. The result was some pretty cool yarn with great patterns.