Today I’d like to share something very special with you. I was asked by LoveCrafts.com (formerly LoveCrochet), to design a simple and easy crochet pattern for Operation Gratitude. What is Operation Gratitude, you ask? Well, it’s a wonderful care package company that sends care packages nation-wide to soldiers, veterans, wounded war heroes, first responders, and military families.
Operation Gratitude has sent out over 2 million care packages since 2003. This year, their goal is to send out over half a million!
Continue reading Free Whale Pattern for Operation Gratitude
Hey, ya’ll! One of the things I love about being on Instagram is getting to meet all sorts of amazing and talented people. Earlier this year I had the pleasure of meeting the lovely Justine of Chubby Knots over on Instagram. At the time I started following her, she was preparing to leave on a trip to Lebanon. During that time she started making a few toys to pass out to the Syrian refugee children there and asked on her page if others would like to help out too. What happened next surprised all of us! Continue reading 500 Toys for Syrian Refugees: An Interview with Chubby Knots Crochet