11 Free Spirit Crochet Patterns

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Sometimes it's super nice to just let down your guard and be carefree. So much of our time is spent rushing from place to place (home, work, errands, cooking dinner), that it's nice to just take a step back and be free of obligations. I know, that seems impossible, right? How would anything get done if you don't do it? Living a truly carefree life may seem impossible, but it's really not as hard as you may think. You'll be amazed at how easy it is to embrace a free-spirited lifestyle every … [Continue reading...]

Hats, Headbands, and Ear Warmers, Oh My!

There's nothing more breathtaking than the beauty of nature during the winter months. Of course, what's even better is curling up beneath a knitted blanket with a steaming cup of hot chocolate. As I look around outside, I'm starting to realize one thing: winter is quickly approaching whether we like it or not. Now that I know how to knit, though, it's great to have knit mittens, scarves, and hats at my fingertips—literally! While the leaves are still clinging to the trees and the weather is … [Continue reading...]

How to Embellish your Crochet Hats

How to Embellish Crochet Hats

Guest post by Rhondda Mol from Oombawka Design Crochet hats make great projects! They are perfect as gifts and for charity projects. You can do a lot with a crochet hat pattern! You can take a basic crochet hat pattern and make it your own with one of these fantastic embellishments!   5 Petal Tropical […]

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What’s New for Winter? 16 Crochet Patterns

16 Winter Crochet Patterns

As my two year old keeps asking to wear short sleeve shirts or no socks around the house, I keep reminding her that it’s almost winter time and it’s cold out, so we have to dress warm. Luckily she doesn’t put up a fight, but sadly it makes me realize how quickly time is going. […]

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Run for Covers! 18 Crochet Afghans to Cuddle With

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It’s official. As the cast of Game of Thrones often remarks: Winter is coming. This can only mean one thing: it’s time to run for covers! Copious amounts of snow and frigid temperatures aside, winter is one of the best seasons around. From the natural wonders like snowflakes and swirling frost on the window, to […]

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20 Popular Blog Posts You May Have Missed

20 Popular Blog Posts You May Have Missed

As each of the fantastic editors of the Stitch and Unwind blog continue to add great content, old content can easily get lost. Some of the old content (in my opinion, and proven via analytics), is some of the greatest content out there. The popular blog posts you’re about to check out below include patterns […]

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Winter is Coming: How to Knit Mittens for the Family

Every year, I try to give myself a few knitting deadlines just to make sure I’ve got everything covered by the time the holiday season comes around. I always make sure to squeeze in some time to knit up some cozy new winter essentials. When winter arrives, there are some things you simply can’t go […]

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Crochet for Breast Cancer Awareness

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Have you checked out this awesome crochet patterns book, Crochet Pink? If not, you should definitely pop over to read our review. It’s a really great book filled with beautiful patterns. More importantly, there’s a lot of love put into those patterns because they were created for breast cancer awareness. Cancer touches so many families, […]

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11 English Countryside Patterns

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Inspiration for today’s round-up of patterns has come from across the pond. A few months back, I started a Jane Austen Book Club with a few lovely ladies from work. And having recently met to discuss Sense and Sensibility, all I have been thinking of lately is the English countryside. From the rolling green hills […]

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How to Knit a Cardigan for Fall: 17 Classic Knits

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. Fall is, without a doubt, my favorite season. Like most people, whenever the temperature shifts, my wardrobe and knitting habits shift with it. Now that we’re smack dab in the middle of October, I can officially pack away all of my shorts and tank tops from […]

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