Afghans · Crochet

Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

I made this blanket using a pattern from Keeping it Stepford Scrap Yarn Blanket – Tutorial. Using two strands of worsted weight yarn and a N-9mm hook. Changing colors that were the closest to the last so that it blended a much as it could, creating an ombre effect. What do you think? Vicky Brehm 2016… Continue reading Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

Crochet · Home and Kitchen Decor

Peacock Crochet Wrapped Ornaments

When I first discovered how to make these adorable ornaments, I admittedly, went a little crazy with it… I went straight to my local craft store and I bought up all the clear and mirrored ornaments they had on hand. My big idea was that I was going to make a fortune selling crochet ornaments! Well, I made… Continue reading Peacock Crochet Wrapped Ornaments

Afghans · Crochet

Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

I just love granny squares. They’re so simple and cute. And I’m also very fascinated with the idea of using color palettes from pictures as my color inspiration. This is the inspiration for this blanket. I like working with motifs because I can make a blanket in sections and stack them as I go. Somehow,… Continue reading Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

Crochet · Home and Kitchen Decor · Pattern Links

Lily Sugar n’ Cream Pot Holder Madness

I had a great time making these cute large sized pot holders using Lily Sugar n’ Cream yarn and a 5mm hook. For the one above I followed a pattern called Mandala Pot Holder by Willow Yarns Design Team. And this one following a pattern called Crochet Flower Pot Stand by Lindevrouw. Vicky Brehm 2016 – Cera… Continue reading Lily Sugar n’ Cream Pot Holder Madness