Jan 182018
How to crochet a pillow case for a baby blanket or home decor

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I am so happy you are showing interest in following my instructions on how to crochet a pillow case for a baby or child using the crocodile stitch that I re-learned recently and that I love so much since it gives me the opportunity to crochet more complicated patterns and […]

Jan 132018
How to crochet a Crocodile Baby Blanket

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I admit I grew very fond of the granny on the straight stitch that I used since I began crocheting again in March 2016 . To those of you who are reading my blog for the first time , I should repeat this bit of information about my life . […]

Dec 222017
How to Crochet a Slouchy Crocodile  Beret

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I admit that I only began writing instructions for my crochet projects recently , after resuming my hand made hobby last year , in March . Putting these instructions together is a great adventure for me , since I still am unable to see , which means that I have […]

Nov 252017
How to crochet a super colorful sweater with a solid Granny square

Dear Artsy&Crafts Friends, In today’s photo tutorial I am going to show you how to crochet a colorful sweater using the Traditional Solid Granny Square, as shown in the picture below. You might think it is hard, but that’s not the case. So let’s get started. Abbreviations: ch- – chain ch-X-sp – chain X space […]

Nov 052017
How to crochet a Solid Granny Square

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , It has been far too long since I last posted an article or crochet instructions for different stitches or projects . But the time has come to teach you once again how to crochet the simple things , like circles , squares and other shapes , motives and appliques . […]

Nov 052016
Support Our Parents Campaign For A Sustainable Farm

Hello, Dear Friends Today’s article is about a project that my sister and I started just recently to raise funds to modernize our parents farm. We launched the campaign on Indiegogo and now we are trying to reach to as many people as we can to make our campaign more visible and attract more support. […]

Sep 262016
How to Crochet a Square around a Circle

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, Today, we are going to teach you how to crochet a square around a circle. There are many ways to crochet a circle. Also, there are lots of variations in the number of rounds you can crochet for a circle, for instance, a circle with two rounds, a circle with three […]

Jul 062016
How to crochet a shawl in a triangle shape

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, I thought I should tell you that I’ve finally managed to overcome the lethargy after the stroke. In fact, even my sister, Ana-Maria, is feeling much better. We were both struck with apathy and with this sense of futility. But for the past few months I’ve started crocheting again and my […]

Jun 182016
How to crochet the Granny on the Straight stitch

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, In this post we will teach you how to crochet the Granny on the Straight stitch. This stitch originates from the Traditional Granny Square. Unlike the traditional Granny square, the Granny on the Straight stitch is worked on the long or on the wide in straight rows (thus the name). It […]

Jun 112016
How to crochet the Anchored Stitch

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, Today’s article will show you how to crochet an Anchored Stitch. Why anchored, you might wonder? Well we thought about how to name the stitch and we noticed that the mixture of double crochet stitches in V and one other on top of them looks like an anchor. We admit that […]