30% Sale on Baby Blankets in My Etsy Shop Now!!!Blankets and Afghans . News
If you are looking for a lovely baby shower gift or just a beautiful addition to your special baby’s blanket collection this Spring, be sure to click over to my Read more
The “Spring Lace” Cowl Pattern is Here!!! And, Just in Time for Easter!!!News . Patterns-Cowls
As we get ready to celebrate Easter at our house, I’ve been looking through my wardrobe for something springy and feminie to wear on Easter Sunday. As I looked through Read more
Tutorials for Crochet Beginners!How To's . News . Video Tutorials
Hi Everyone! Happy Almost. Spring! The sun is shining brightly here in South Central Wisconsin!! Kinds of chilly today but the weekend looks like it will be great – 50’s Read more
The “Springtime Crochet Blog Hop” Begins March 1, 2021!!!!News
At the Crochets By Trista Blog Be sure to check out this lovely blog hop starting Monday, March 1st! Trista has brought together over 30 designers and their crochet patterns Read more
The “Baby Bobbles Baby Blanket is Part of the Springtime Crochet Blog Hop!!!News
I just love designing baby blankets! I just love making them!! I have probably made hundreds of them for gifts and for customers who have ordered them in my Etsy Read more
Have You Tried the “Jacob’s Ladder” Crochet Stitch Yet?How To's . News . Patterns-Cowls . Patterns-Scarves
I recently ran across this beautiful stitch called the “Jacob’s Ladder” crochet stitch. It looks so cool and gives a project such a wonderful look and texture! Well, after working Read more
This Week’s Featured Video Tutorial – “The Half Double Crochet” StitchNews
This week I am featuring the half double crochet stitch. This stitch is probably the second or third stitch you learned to crochet. And, if you are just beginning your Read more
Happy New Year!!! End of the Year Pattern Sale December 28 – December 31!!!News
Hello, Crochet Friend!! I hope that you had a wonderful and merry Christmas!! We definitely had a great time at my house! And now I am looking forward to a Read more
New Blog Hop Starts November 9th at E’Claire Makery!!!News
November. 9th starts the “Winter Fashion Blog Hop” at the “E’Claire Makery” Blog! Pictured above are all the wonderful patterns that will be available throughout the rest of November. Read more
Wonderful Blog Hop at Ambassador Crochet!!News
Starting today, the “Season of Joy” Blog Hop is going on at the “Ambassador Crochet” Blog! Each day a pattern will be featured that uses Bulky or Super Bulky Yarn. Read more
Blog Hop at Crochets By Trista Blog!!!News
For the first 3 weeks in November, Trista at the “Crochet By Trista” Blog is running the “Gift Giving Blog Hop”. Each day a pattern will be featured and for Read more
Things to Keep You Busy!News
Hi, Everybody! If you receive my Newsletter, you have already heard about these, but, if you are new to my site, please keep reading! If you are like my family, Read more
Just in Time for St. Patrick’s Day!!News
“Irish Eyes” Chunky Scarflet Crochet Pattern By: Christine Longe (I just wanted to let you know that this post contains “affiliate links”. That means that if you click through and Read more
The “Michelle” BlanketNews
“Michelle Blanket” Crochet Pattern By: Christine Longe (I just wanted to let you know that this post contains “affiliate links”. That means that if you click through and make a Read more
Introducing the “Hygge Soft Rose Cowl”News
“Hygge Soft Rose Cowl” Crochet Pattern By: Christine Longe (I just wanted to let you know that this post contains “affiliate links”. That means that if you click through Read more
Presentation that you won’t want to miss!!Crochetpreneur Business Academy . News
(This post contains “affiliate links”. Check my Disclosure page for more information.) If you are a maker who has your own hand-made business, and would like to take it to the Read more
So Much Information, So Little Time!!!News
Tonight I have been working on crochet designs that I plan on testing in the next week and launching in 2 weeks. And as I have been doing that, I Read more
How We Can Help the Animals of Australia Now!News
I’m sure you have seen the news stories about the horrible destruction from fire that is happening in Australia. Not only are people being evacuated and displaced from their homes, Read more
New Crochet Content – Videos, Patterns and Fun!News
Lots of new crochet content is coming soon! It’s a new year, a new decade and a new blog platform for me here at Lakeview Cottage Kids!! I’m Read more
Welcome to Our New LookNews
Today we are introducing a new look to the Lakeview Cottage Kids Blog!!! This was done by moving from Blogger to WordPress to create and manage it. Hope you will Read more
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How to Add a Fleece Lining to a Hat
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- Coming on January 1, 2023!! The Winter Washcloth Series Blog Hop!!
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