Minneapolis Collection: Photo Shoot #1

Soooooo… We might have had an outrageous amount of fun with our model Corin for our second Minneapolis Collection shoot. Here are some photo shoot pics taken by me (Abbey) with my phone. I just shouted, “Look at me now!” and they turned with the same look at the same time. I won’t admit how often […]

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Four Designs for Men; The Minneapolis Collection

Our latest eBook release: The Minneapolis Collection: Eight eclectic crochet designs for men & women inspired by portraits of a Midwestern city. Our model Corin committed to this project while we were still in the designing stages with Nerd Girl Yarns. It was very difficult to winnow the choices for Corn’s designs down to four. We […]

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Minneapolis Collection eBook with Nerd Girl Yarns

Hello dear readers, We are so pleased to finally release our eBook The Minneapolis Collection: Eight eclectic crochet designs for men & women inspired by portraits of a Midwestern city. We exclusively used Nerd Girl Yarns for this project and we can’t wait to share more about the colorways and yarns we love.   Stay tuned for sneak […]

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The Casper Mountain Cowl: A Malabrigo Quickie

 We are so excited to share another project we worked on with Malabrigo. Much like our Wyoming Collection, this project is also inspired by the West: The Casper Mountain Cowl. Both fashionista cowgirls and cowboys with rugged-good-looks can totally rock this look. The pattern is part of Malarbigo’s Quickies: patterns using only one or two skeins of yarn.  This pattern […]

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Crochet World Magazine & The Firefly Hook!

  We are so excited to announce that The Firefly Hook is included in Crochet World’s August Issue. The Picots & Leaves Shawlette is an artistic summer shawl that can be worn over the shoulders or around the neck with a sweet summer dress or a cozy long sleeved shirt. If you’ve never purchased a print […]

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HUGE Life-changing News!

  As many of you know, I live in Casper, WY while my photographer lives in Minneapolis, MN. This has led to a faithful bi-annual trek across the country in order for us to have the photo shoots needed to get our patterns and projects into your hands. Well, those treks just got a whole […]

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8 Crochet Along Projects: What to make with your hexagons

Collaborating with other designers and creative people is probably my favorite thing on the planet. It’s why I love what I do with The Firefly Hook. Monika and Abigail inspire me every day (my photographer and editor)… and they don’t even crochet! So this Hexagon Crochet Along brought me some serious joy. These seven designers […]

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Free Hexagon Pattern: The Blog Hop Crochet Along

Vintage Flowered Hexagon Materials: Knit Picks Brava Worsted (worsted weight) acrylic yarn (218 yds/100 g per skein): 4 skeins in Solstic Heather (CA), Fig (CB), Dove Heather (CC) and Denim (CD); Hook size (I-9) 5.5 mm. Abbreviations [ ] . . . . . . . Work instructions within brackets as many times as directed. […]

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The Wyoming Collection eBook

Shop the entire collection on Etsy and Ravlery.

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Mommy has a Little Lamb Hat Crochet Pattern

  New pattern in time for Easter: Mommy has a Little Lamb (on Etsy) Favorite or queue on Ravelry here.

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