My grandmother taught me the needle arts when I was 14

and love both knitting and crochet ever since.  


Bernat Yarns



King Cole Yarns & Patterns*

Knitting Warehouse*

Lion Brand Yarns


Mary Maxim


Patons Yarns

Premier Yarns


Red Heart Yarns  


*All are great but these are my favorites.

I'd like to thank Maria at for submitting suggestions for online tutorials & project ideas.

Creating Your Own At-Home Hobby Workshop

Experts Say Knitting And Crocheting Can Have A Surprising Impact On Your Health

Hobby Room for Kids

How to Bind Off: Knitting Tutorials for 4 Different Bind-Offs

How to Knit for Beginners

How to Recycle an Old Sweater (or a Botched One) into Usable Yarn

What are those graphics on the yarn labels and what do the abbreviations mean?  Go to my Abbreviations & Yarn Care page to learn.

Check out Completed Projects to see some of my work.

Drop me a line if you want to find out more or just chat.

I always love to hear from fellow crafters.