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  • Spring Craft Market – The Market

    Part 2 in my spring craft market series is now here! Check out the you-tube video below to see what market day is like. I show you the setup and breakdown of my booth as well as some in between craft market stuff. I seriously love setting up my booth space at markets. It brings […]

  • Spring Craft Market – The before

    Spring craft markets can be scary for us crochet and knitwear sellers. We generally love making winter wearables with bulky yarns. Spring markets aren’t meant for our lionbrand thick n quick projects…. or are they? This is a question I get so often, “What should I bring to a spring market?”. I finally have an […]

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    Streamline Your Tagging Process

    I have wanted to change my pricing for months, but the thought of having to remove my old tags, make new ones, then apply them to all my items one by one was daunting. It was so daunting that I put it off for months. Now I streamlined my tagging process to make this task […]

  • 16 X 8 Market Booth Setup

    My favorite thing about doing a market is the booth setup. If I am being 100% honest, majority of the reason I do markets is because of this. If there was a job out there that I could just do booth setup after booth setup, I’d be the first one in line to apply. Seeing […]

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    St. Patrick’d Day Crochet Roundup

    St. Patrick Day is right around the corner. Those of you who follow me on Instagram know that I have my next market coming up ON St. Patrick’s day and I am super excited for it. While I don’t plan to make any holiday themed items to sell that day, I have been thinking of […]

  • Addi Express King Vs. Toy Knitting Machine

    Ever since I started talking about my love for my Addi Knitting machines and shared my Bon-fire beanie and twist headband tutorials, I have gotten tons of questions about knitting machines. Most of the questions were asking about some cheaper alternatives to the Addi Express King machine. I could never give you any concrete answers […]

  • Summer Solstice Tank Crochet Pattern

    I know technically it is still winter, but my mind goes right to summer after new years. Plus when I start early with summer patterns that means that you guys will have plenty of time to get them done for when it finally warms up! For example this Summer Solstice Tank is done and ready […]

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    Twist Knit Headband Addi Express Tutorial

    My twist knit headband has been my most requested Addi Express tutorial to date. They are items that always do well for me at markets and something I find myself wearing often. You can make them in so many yarns and colors and they will always looks great. These are fairly simple to make even […]

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    Etsy Income Report – 2018

    Income reports are some of my favorite posts by other makers in our niche. With that being said, I figured why not add more income report type posts to my own blog. An Etsy Income Report is the first thing I will be covering since that is a huge part of my business. I hope […]

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    Bon-Fire Beanie Addi Express Tutorial

    My Bon-Fire Beanie is my most requested tutorial to date. For this tutorial I will be using my Addi Express – King sized. My Crocheters Can Knit Too blog post covered how the Addi knitting machines have forever upped my market prep game. The Addi definitely takes some getting used to, but once you master […]