Crochet Luna Vlogcast/Podcast Episode 10 Scrappiness is Happiness


In this episode I talk about:

Halloween Crochet-A-Long

The #HALCAL2017 is a Crochet-A-Long that is co-hosted by Jo who is Jojotwinkletoes on Instagram and Ravelry and the Crochet Luna Vlogcast/Podcast.  It will run from September 29 to October 31,2017.

The pattern for this CAL has a skull design for a filet jumper by designer Pony McTate and was published in Simply Crochet magazine issue 59. It will be available shortly for purchase on,

There will be a Chatter/Wip Thread and a F/O Thread on the Crochet Luna Vlogcast/Podcast Group on Ravelry starting September 29, 2017


The Super Simple Tunisian CAL  is co-hosted by Hannah of The Cosy Cottage Crochet and the Crochet Luna Vlogcast/Podcast.  It will run Oct.1 to Oct. 31, 2017.  Use #SSTCAL so we can see all your lovely projects.  Both Hannah and I will have two patterns on our Ravelry group page that will include two patterns and video tutorials to help everyone complete a total of 4 dishcloths.  Facecloths and scrubbies are also welcome.

Join us, there will be prizes!

A huge thank you to Terra of Mitchell’s Creations for sending me a most awesome gift. Check out her lovely Etsy shop.



Interweave Crochet magazine Fall 2015 – Ananas Shawl by Zsuzsanna Makai

Fortune’s Shawlette –

Caron – Slouchy Beanie

B.Hooked Crochet – Traditional Granny Stitch Shawl

Maggie’s Crochet – Granny Stitch Blanket

Book: Modern Crocheted Shawls & Wraps by Laura Strutt

Free crochet pattern: Vintage Sweet Shawl (EN)

Half a Granny Square Shawl – Brooklyn Tweed Loft Version.

Claudia Scarf.


La Dolce Vita Alpacas –

Long Dog Yarn –

Wander Lust –

Forbidden Woolery-

Inner Zen Garden –

Incan Spice-

Project Bags- Instagram: KC’S Pockets to go.

Podcast Recommendations:

The Quoe Podcast –

The Earl Grey Crochet –

No Catchy Name Crochet –

Litte Fuzzy  Sarah –

Love Charlie Crochet –


Thanks for watching!

Crochet Luna Podcast Episode 9 Oh Boy!

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Welcome to a sweaty, muggy episode. In this episode, I talk about:

Those affected by Hurricane Harvey can have a little bit of their stash restored by reaching out to the following:

On Ravelry:

On the Web:

Check out the Instagram account for Loloditit to see how they donated money to the American Redcross Harvey Fund

There is also the Red Cross website:

If you have been affected by Hurricane Harvey, my prayers and good vibes are with you.

Here are the new podcasts I talked about:

Hand Me Downz Knit and Crochet:

The Quoe Podcast:
He has a new scarf patten, The Dust and Ashes Scarf:


Rohn Strong:

Benjamin Krudwig:


I purchased my project bag from:

My granny square license plate came from:

The Caron Cakes I purchased at Michaels.

Cotton Flowers:

CAL News:

I will be cohosting the Super Simple Tunisian CAL with Hannah of The Cozy Cottage Crochet.
More details to follow

I will also be cohosting a CAL with Jo who is jojotwinkletoes on Instagram. Check out her blog:
It will be for a sweater pattern found in Simply Crochet Issue 59
More details to follow.

The Granny square poncho I showed was inspired by a vintage magazine poncho. It can be found in Woman’s Day Granny Squares Number 2, published 1974.

I used Vanna’s Choice yarn in the colors: Mustard, Linen, Charcoal Grey.

Future Projects:
I will be starting on my Liula wrap. This is a paid pattern by Emma from the Potter and Bloom Podcast:

The pattern can be found on Ravelry:

I will be making the Beltine Cuff-Down Socks from the Rohn Strong book, Step Into Crochet.

I will also be making Three Springs. This is a pattern by Deanne of Addydae Designs.

I am currently working on my Urban Stripes Shawl by Rosina of the Zeens and Roger Podcast.

Pattern Palooza:

Beginner Ribbed Crochet Hat Pattern:—unisex

Crocheted Ribbed Hat Pattern

Men’s Infinity Scarf Pattern:

Simple Scarf for Men:

The Every Man Scarf:

Father Pullover:

Patons Kroy Toe Up Socks:

Free Yourself Shawl:

Check out Toni’s website.  She is a great crochet designer and resource.

Julietta Shawl:

Thanks so much for watching!

Crochet Luna Podcast Episode 7 Must-Stash Show Notes

Episode 7 Must-Stash

In this episode I have a very loud fan on and a fly-away hair that just won’t behave.  I hope it’s not too distracting and you can still enjoy this episode.

In this episode, I talk about:

San Diego Comic Con.

San Diego County Fair.

A big thank you to Jillian of the Coo Coo for Cowls podcast for the lovely gift she sent. Coo Coo for Cowls YouTube Link:

The yarn she sent is from Cascade Yarns and is called Sunseeker.

Meredith’s Jars of Joy.

I completed the Gradient Granny Pattern by Sarah Shrimpton found in Inside Crochet Magazine #90

The mustache project bag is from Mr. Indigos Bags found on Etsy.

Fluph Shop                                                                                  Let’s Talk about Stash YouTube video link.

Ted Talk about collecting by Daniel Krawczyk

Check out the Kristine Kelly Vlog                               Video about stash management.

I visited a LYS called Yarning for You.

The Yarns:

Zen Gardens Yarn


Biscotte Yarns

Sweet Georgia Yarns

Junk Yarn

Goosey Fibers

New Hooks                                                                       

New project bag from Queen’s Yarn Boutique.

Queen’s Yarn Boutique YouTube link:

Etsy store link:

Free Crochet patterns by Berroco.

Free Crochet Pattern by Knitpicks.

Paid patterns by Joy of Motion

Paid pattern by Zeens & Rogers.

Check out theZeens & Roger podcast on YouTube.

Paid pattern by Addydae Designs

My project bag is from Thank God for Bags. Here is the link to her etsy shop.

Sock it to me!  I’m crocheting socks from Step into Crochet by Rohn Strong. The pattern is the Gorman Street Toe-up Socks.

****My crochet fantasy socks, Giveaway Winner is: Cozygurl (Ravelry)*****


Summer of Romance CAL ends Aug. 5, 2017  #SRCAL

Grocery Girls Celebrate Canada’s 150 years with a MAL that ends Sept. 01, 2017

Coo Coo for Cowls Granny Stitch CAL ends on Dec. 1, 2017

Tamara and Helen are hosting a sweater CAL. Starts Sept 16,2017 ends Nov. 17, 2017 #backtoschoolsweaterCAL,

Link to Tamara’s blog                                                   Link to Helen’s blog

Festival of finishing hosted by the Crochet Circle Podcast.  #festivaloffinishing


Thanks so much for watching!





Crochet Luna Podcast Episode 6 – Sock it to me!

The words of the day for this episode are: Super and Cool. I just wish that on this hot summer day, I would feel…super cool!

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In this episode, I talk about:

My crochet socks are from the new book by Rohn Strong and it’s called: Step Into Crochet.

The yarn I am using is called Ultimate Booger by Casual Fashion Queen.

My new 2.75mm hook is from Polymer Clay Shed.

I talked about a swap project (non-yarn related) I participated in a few years ago. Here is a Link to the swap page.

I showed two sock blanks. Both are from Etsy sellers.
1. The undyed one is from Stickchick.

2. The painted sock blank with the bear portrait called “Family Reunion” is from Goosey Fibers.

**My Fantasy Crochet Sock —Giveaway** Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win a nice package that will include Rohn Strong’s new crochet sock book and other goodies.  Find the details in my Ravelry page.

The Summer of Romance Cal is hosted by Clarisabeth from the Crochet Cakes Podcast and myself.
If you haven’t checked out the Crochet Cakes Podcast on YouTube, you totally should! Link: Crochet Cakes Podcast
She is also hosting the F/O (finished object) thread on her Ravelry Page.

The Summer of Romance CAL (#srcal) runs through August 5, 2017
I finished my shawl for the CAL using a great pattern by Deanne Ramsay of Addydae Designs.
The pattern is called the Blurre Shawl. You can check out other gorgeous Blurre Shawls on her Ravelry page.
Deanne also has a lovely podcast on YouTube you should check out. Addydae Designs Podcast

I am hosting the WIP (work in progress) thread on my Ravelry page.

I am also participating in the Festival of Finishing(#festivaloffinishing). This CrAL is hosted by Fay from The Crochet Circle Podcast on YouTube.
Link: The Crochet Circle Podcast

There is a CAL (crochet a long) starting July 1 hosted by Jillian of the Coo Coo for Cowls Podcast. Link: Coo Coo for Cowls Podcast
Details of her CAL are on her Ravelry page.

Another MAL (make a long) going on is hosted by the ladies of the Grocery Girls Podcast on YouTube. Link: Grocery Girls Knit Podcast
Check out their Ravelry page for details.

I showed a quick and lovely shawl called the Philomena Shawl by the blog Fiberflux. Link:
I entered my shawl that I called my Rocky Shawl on the Yarn Hoarder Podcast’s Ravelry page as an entry in the  Kevin Kal.

I visited a local yarn shop: The Black Sheep in San Diego, CA and I purchased two yarns. One was from Malabrigo Yarn called Arroyo in the colorway Arco Iris. The other one was a gorgeous yarn from Trendsetter Yarns. This yarn is called Olives for Oliver.

I showed a pattern by Salena Baca. She is a great crochet designer and I really love her patterns. Find her patterns in her Ravelry store.
The pattern I show is called the Julie Lynn Poncho

Here are some new podcasts to check out:
Melody Crochet:

Toe Creations:

Lottie & Albert:

Little Drops of Wonderful:

Lorraine Pugh Podcast:

DunkelGrun Podcast:

Thanks for watching and crochet on!