Crochet Patterns, Tips & Inspiration

Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival 2016

Rhinebeck 2016

  Did you get to go to the NY State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck?  If not, you missed an amazing experience.  If you did, you know what I mean.  It was my first time and it was magnificent. Inside one of…

The Henrietta Headband: Free Crochet Pattern

Henrietta Headband-Free Crochet Pattern

Free Crochet Pattern HENRIETTA HEADBAND Some of my followers may remember hearing of Henrietta. She is a dear friend that also happens to be my crochet pattern tester.  She and I both love wearing wide fabric headbands in our short hair.  A while…

Why You Should STOP Buying Crocheted Items at Big Box Stores and START Supporting Local Artisans

You are walking through the aisles of a clothing store and a crocheted top catches your eye.  You look closely at the stitches and you recognize the single and double crochets.  You think to yourself “What cute top.  I could make that myself.”…

Blankets Galore!

Scattered Squares afghan

Like most of you, I love sharing photos of my finished items.  Here are a few blankets that I have completed in the last year or so that I have not shared yet.  Making baby and lap blankets is great because they allow…

Resurrection Afghan Part V – The Afghan is Complete!

Resurrection Afghan complete

The Resurrection Afghan is finally complete! (Confession: it has actually been done for quite some time, but I am finally sitting down to post it for you all) The repairs on this beautiful crocheted afghan have finally been finished.  It took a lot…

Artsy Daisy is on ETSY!!

Artsy Daisy Designs Logo

We just launched our Etsy shop!  Currently we only have finished items for sale, but soon we will have CROCHET PATTERNS for sale as well.  We will continue to post free crochet patterns here on Artsy Daisy Crochet too. Please check out our…

City Lights Scarf: Free Crochet Pattern

City Lights Scarf-Free Crochet Pattern

Hello fellow crocheters! I am sharing a new free crochet pattern today: The City Lights Scarf.  Have you ever looked out into the night and saw all of the sparkling lights of a far off town?  It looks so small, yet you know…

Yarn Fest 2015!

Hello all! I am excited to share with you my experience at Interweave’s first annual Yarn Fest in Loveland Colorado.  It was the first yarn/fiber conference I have been able to attend and it was AMAZING!!!!As most of you know, Interweave is one…

Spring Square Headband: Free Crochet Pattern

Spring Square Headband-Free Crochet Pattern-Artsy Daisy Crochet

Happy Spring!  It is a beautiful sunny day in Northern Colorado and I wanted to work on something lighter that I can wear in the coming months.  Here is my newest addition to my crochet accessories: The Spring Square Headband.  It is about…