BIPOC Make Along 2019!

This year has been a roller coaster for the BIPOC in the fiber community. After some events starting earlier in 2019, many BIPOC makers started to speak up about the lack of opportunities, being overlooked, ignored, threated differently at LYS and much more. As a response many have created lists and pages to feature Black, Indigenous, and People of Color …


Social Media Series: Pinterest for your Creative Business *Part 2*

Choose a name for your board. You want a name that is searchable, so naming your board It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere like I did on my personal account doesn’t make it easy for others to find. On my Desamour Designs account, my blog names are as simple as Blog, Free Crochet Patterns for Women, etc. Think of what your audience will be typing in the search bar to find your content.

In the Forest of the Night Cardi

MEET THE “IN THE FOREST OF THE NIGHT CARDI”!  Who knew a simple leaf stitch repeat would create such a stunning design! This pattern is sure to be a staple in your closet and will get you many compliments from your maker and may even convert some non-crocheters.  GET THE PATTERN ON RAVELRY! Pattern Notes 16 pages Intermediate pattern due …


I’m participating in Noor’s Knits’ Easy TC Blog Hop running from Feb 7th to 25th! A new pattern will be released EVERY day from Monday to Friday as a FREE download available for 24 hours only! The patterns featured are perfect projects to try your hand at Tunisian crochet and the best part is that all of the projects being …