Take Time To Do What Makes Your Soul Happy is something that as crafters, we can completely relate to :) There needs to be joy in life. Crafting brings us that joy and makes our soul happy! Here's our roundup of some crafting joy for this week. Take a look... Make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #sewing #embroidery

Take Time To Do What Makes Your Soul Happy

Take Time To Do What Makes Your Soul Happy is something that as crafters, we can completely relate to :) There needs to be joy in life. Crafting brings us that joy and makes our soul happy! Here's our roundup of some crafting joy for this week. Take a look... Make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #sewing #embroideryTake Time To Do What Makes Your Soul Happy is something that as crafters, we can completely relate to 🙂

There needs to be joy in life.

Crafting brings us that joy and makes our soul happy!

Here’s our roundup of some crafting joy for this week. Take a look…

Boco Bear Amigurumi

Joanne at Craft Passion has been perfecting her gorgeous Boco Bear Amigurumi pattern. Here she shares her tutorial and patterns to create these fabulous, cuddly bears. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #amigurumi #crochetpatterns #craftJoanne at Craft Passion has been perfecting her gorgeous Boco Bear Amigurumi pattern.

Here she shares her tutorial and patterns to create these fabulous, cuddly bears.

Simple Sewing Project – DIY Luggage Tags

Simple Sewing Project - DIY Luggage Tags. This is a great functional project for beginner sewers. Patti at Hearth and Vine has a sewing tutorial to guide you through the steps. Choose your own favorite materials or use up some scrap fabric. Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewingtips #sewing #DIY #craftThis is a great functional project for beginner sewers.

Patti at Hearth and Vine has a sewing tutorial to guide you through the steps.

Choose your own favorite materials or use up some scrap fabric.

Le Nuage Wrap Crochet Pattern

Le Nuage Wrap Crochet Pattern. A beautiful crocheted shawl which looks so romantic. Ashleigh has created this design which can be worn over the shoulders or bunch around the neck. It’s a beginner friendly project, with simple stitches and an easy repeating pattern. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crocheting #crochetpatternA beautiful crocheted shawl which looks so romantic.

Ashleigh has created this design which can be worn over the shoulders or bunch around the neck.

It’s a beginner friendly project, with simple stitches and an easy repeating pattern.

Book Review By Franklin: Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book

Book Review By Franklin: Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book. Franklin Habit reviews the latest edition of Vogue Knitting and is super impressed with new version. Read about what’s so great about this updated knitting resource. Please share. Make Mondays more manageable and sign up for our craft inspiration newsletter. Delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingstitches #knittingpattern #knittingguruFranklin Habit reviews the latest edition of Vogue Knitting and is super impressed with new version.

Read about what’s so great about this updated knitting resource.

Do You Keep A Knitting Journal?

Do You Keep A Knitting Journal? Karen from Fringe Association shares why she loves to keep a knitting journal. In a world where we have become so digitised, there is still a place for journaling creative Knitting projects on paper. Please share. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingstitches #journaling #craftKaren from Fringe Association shares why she loves to keep a knitting journal.

In a world where we have become so digitized, there is still a place for journaling creative Knitting projects on paper.

The Tale Of a Scarf: When knitting chose me

The Tale Of a Scarf: When knitting chose me. A lovely read by Karie Westermann on how knitting entered her life. Some of you will remember your first knitting project and the life events that brought knitting into your world. I am sure this will resonate with some of you. Please share. Look forward to Mondays with our craft inspiration newsletter. Crafty goodness delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingstitches #knittingpatternA lovely read by Karie Westermann on how knitting entered her life.

Some of you will remember your first knitting project and the life events that brought knitting into your world.

I am sure this will resonate with some of you.

Spring Me Forward Triangle Scarf Crochet Pattern

Spring Me Forward Triangle Scarf Crochet Pattern. Such bright and fun colors in this crochet pattern. Tonya at Nana’s Crafty Home shares her easy to do pattern to create this scarf. Please share. Sign up to our craft inspiration roundup newsletter and make Mondays more manageable. Fabulous Crafty ideas and projects delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crocheting #crochetpatternSuch bright and fun colors in this crochet pattern.

Tonya at Nana’s Crafty Home shares her easy to do pattern to create this scarf.

Patty Lyons Talks About Why We Swatch

Patty Lyons Talks About Why We Swatch. In a previous post I found an article by knitting expert Clara Parkes on swatching. Patty Lyons, another knitting expert, shares her thoughts on why we need to swatch. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingstitches #knittingpattern #knittingguruIn a previous post I found an article by knitting expert Clara Parkes on swatching.

Patty Lyons, another knitting expert, shares her thoughts on why we need to swatch.

The Beautiful Art Of Bobbin Lace Making

The Beautiful Art Of Bobbin Lace Making. Wow! Such fine and delicate traditional lace. I imagine it would take some time and patience to become proficient in this craft. A lovely read on one woman’s artistic journey of bobbin lace making. Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #textileart #craft #lacemaking #artistWow! Such fine and delicate traditional lace.

I imagine it would take some time and patience to become proficient in this craft.

A lovely read on one woman’s artistic journey of bobbin lace making.

Tactile Hoop Art Inspired by the Colorful Beauty of Floating Gardens

Tactile Hoop Art Inspired by the Colorful Beauty of Floating Gardens. Brown Paperbag features Katy Biele’s amazing embroidery art. Katy’s stunning designs are inspired by floating gardens. A real feast for the eyes. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #embroidery #stitching #embroideryart #embroiderydesignsBrown Paperbag features Katy Biele’s amazing embroidery art.

Katy’s stunning designs are inspired by floating gardens.

A real feast for the eyes.

This article features 10 fabulous crafting projects to make. Particularly beneficial for those of us who love to make and are looking for inspiration. Whether you knit, crochet, sew, or embroider. There's something to get your creative juices flowing. -- Repin this and click through to read about these 10 great craft projects. Make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #sewing #embroideryEditor’s note: Our readers have said, in their free time, they love going back over previous editions of our roundups.
– So we’ve kept the crafty goodness below from this time last year.

How To Make A 30 Second Infinity Scarf And Headband!

I love Lisa from Cucicucicoo’s sewing tutorials. This one is cute and so super quick!! Lisa shows you how to repurpose an old t-shirt. Such a great idea!! Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewingtips #sewing #DIY #craftI love Lisa from Cucicucicoo’s sewing tutorials.

This one is cute and so super quick!!

Lisa shows you how to repurpose an old t-shirt.

Such a great idea!!

Why Knitting Gauge Is So Important?

When knitting sometimes the finished product is not what it is meant to look like. This means you don’t have the right gauge (measure of how the height and width of your stitches) Craftsy has an excellent guide on how to get the right gauge. Please share. Sign up to our craft inspiration roundup newsletter and make Mondays more manageable. Fabulous Crafty ideas and projects delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingstitches #knittingpattern #knittingguruWhen knitting sometimes the finished product is not what it is meant to look like.

This means you don’t have the right gauge (measure of how the height and width of your stitches)

Craftsy has an excellent guide on how to get the right gauge.

Learn How To Do The Wave Crochet Stitch

This is an adorable crochet stitch. Allison from Dream A Little Bigger has an easy to follow tutorial. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crocheting #crochetpatternThis is an adorable crochet stitch.

Allison from Dream A Little Bigger has an easy to follow tutorial.

Spring/Summer Inspired Bloom Quilt

Flowers in bloom inspired quilt by Allison at Cluck Cluck Sew. A beginner friendly pattern if you have a few quilts under your belt and have some piecing experience. Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #quilting #quilt #quiltblock #sewingFlowers in bloom inspired quilt by Allison at Cluck Cluck Sew.

A beginner friendly pattern if you have a few quilts under your belt and have some piecing experience.

Easy Option For A Delicious Breakfast

Are you always rushing in the mornings? Sometimes you’d prefer to get a few more winks than eat? Having breakfast every morning is beneficial. So getting prepared the night before makes it so much easier in the morning. Here’s Laura from Peace But Not Quiet’s easy option for overnight oats. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #recipes #recipes_to_go #cookingtipsAre you always rushing in the mornings?

Sometimes you’d prefer to get a few more winks than eat?

Having breakfast every morning is beneficial.

So getting prepared the night before makes it so much easier in the morning.

Here’s Laura from Peace But Not Quiet’s easy option for overnight oats..

10 Reasons to Grow Mint (Without Fear)

People can sometimes be put off growing mint. It is known as a herb that can take over. However Colleen and Joel over at Grow Forage Cook Ferment have an an excellent guide to growing mint without it getting out of control! Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #gardening #gardeningtips #gardeninghacksPeople can sometimes be put off growing mint.

It is known as a herb that can take over.

However Colleen and Joel over at Grow Forage Cook Ferment have an an excellent guide to growing mint without it getting out of control!

Enjoy this week and Take Time To Do What Makes Your Soul Happy 🙂

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Yours in Craftiness Jodie 🙂

Jodie- Editor Crafty Like Granny

About Jodie- Editor Crafty Like Granny

Hi my name is Jodie. Thanks for stopping by 🙂 I am an Australian, currently living in Spain with my family. I love crafts and have met so many other fabulous crafters through this site. I love learning and helping others discover the joys of handmade. I have recently got back into craft after a lapse of a few years. The aim with our website is to reduce the amount of time people have to search for fantastic, helpful information, inspirational reading and craft news.

2 Comments

  1. Lisa // Cucicucicoo: Eco Sewing and Crafting on May 29, 2017 at 10:07 am

    I love the idea of taking time to make your soul happy! And thank you for including my infinity scarf tutorial with these other lovely ideas! 🙂 Lisa

    • Jodie - Editor Crafty Like Granny on May 29, 2017 at 12:23 pm

      Our pleasure Lisa 🙂 Your tutorial is such a great idea! Cheers Jodie

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