(If you would like to read the details on the entire show, click HERE to be directed there!) Ahh amigurumi! In case you didn’t know, the word Amigurumi is the Japanese word for “add bio” and you can find some of the cutest little dolls out there! For most pieces of fiber arts, you will see that both knitters and crocheters tackle them all - such as scarves, sweaters, hats, etc) but, when it comes ... Read More about Knit Meets Knot Ep. 2 – Amigurumi
(If you would like to read the details on the entire show, click HERE to be directed there!) Beanies are an absolute staple when it comes to crochet and knit! For the most part, this is one of the most common and predictable projects people assume crafters of the yarn world make, right? But that isn’t to say that it’s a bad thing, there are reasons this is the most common thought! Beanies are ... Read More about Knit Meet’s Knot Ep. 1 – Beanies!
September 23 is the official day of Fall and I think this pattern of mine is the perfect introduction into the new season, which in my opinion, is the best one. I am so lucky to be living in a state where I get to experience all the seasons, and Oregon has been exceptionally kind this year when it comes to Fall! Growing up, it always felt like it zoomed right past, but now that I am a little ... Read More about Fall Leaf Scarf
Let me paint you a picture - You've mustered up the energy to actually get some clothes on that are presentable to the public, you take the time to leave the house and drive and/or walk, you're excited for your destination (whether it be to crochet or eat somewhere), the ambiance seams to your liking, and you get the perfect seat and table! Perfect, let's do this. Take a seat and ... Read More about Crochet Table Stabilizer
The hard part about being a designer is making something so far in advance and having to keep my mouth shut! Some designer friends and I have gotten together for the Second Annual 30 Days of Cozy where we’ll release 30 new free and premium designs over the course of the next 30 days on the Made With a Twist blog. That’s right, a new designer will be featured ... Read More about 30 Days of Cozy – Crochet Pattern Bundle & Giveaway
You can head HERE to jump over to Bluprint to check out my new show, patterns, and everything else it has to offer! Ahh I am so excited to finally announce a project I am involved in working with Bluprint - My very first show! As a person who started his career by crocheting, I never thought I would be in front of the screen, let alone an acting gig, but my future has turned out this way and ... Read More about Knit Meets Knot is Here!
This is the first time in my creative career that I've actually thought of an idea in a dream. I've been loving the excitement of finding ways to yarn punk and up-cycle clothing and with the amount of yarn that JOANN has, the possibilities almost seem endless. It's really cool that they also sell basic clothing to pieces to pick up and play with as well! So we're playing with.. socks? With ... Read More about Fingerless Sock Gloves
It's time for fall! When it comes to this season, people get excited about soo many different aspects about it - some enjoy the comfort of the chilling air, the holidays, and the the falling leaves. However, this is also the time that peoples ghoulish side comes out! The spooky season (some call it "spoopy") is just about here and it's so fun to relish in the horror themes! So that is where the ... Read More about Chibi Crochet Ghosts
It's fall which means its time for hot drinks, falling leaves, pie, and the best thing of all - Pumpkins! They are so lovely and who would've guessed that they would transfer so well when it comes to crochet? Instead of eating and carving out our pumpkins as most think are our only options, learn some fun new ways to make your own with crochet! All things varying from pumpkin ami, to wearables, to ... Read More about Pumpkin Round-Up!
I Want To Start! When most people think of knit and crochet, they generally think of hats, scarves, sweaters, anything wearable, right? That was my assumption of the craft before I had started! However, what finally made me jump into it was the art form was Amigurumi! For those who don't know what amigurumi is, by definition it is "the Japanese art ... Read More about Get Started With Amigurumi!