Thursday, September 21, 2017

Piper's Fall Scarf Free Crochet Pattern!

Hello! Today is my one year anniversary for starting With Alex and to celebrate I'm sharing a new free pattern and next week I will have a video tutorial for it! For those of you that do not remember or are new to following me, I was "Crocheting Thru Chronic Diseases With Alex" for a few years before I shortened it and changed my channel, blog, website, etc a little and expanded.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Rolled Ice Cream!

Hello! All summer I've wanted to try to roll ice cream and now that's it's the start of fall, I've been craving pumpkin spice so I decided to make homemade pumpkin spice rolled ice cream and it turned out fantastic! It was so much easier than I thought it would be and it is so delicious. Plus, no special equipment needed! Scroll down for the written instructions, recipe and video tutorial.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Zoella Inspired Pom Pom Sweater Tutorial!

Hello! Fall and winter are just around the corner and I can't wait to start wearing some cute sweaters, cowls, and hats. I was watching Zoella last week and she was wearing the cutest sweater with pom poms on it and I fell in love and I HAD to make myself one! I think it turned out so cute and I wanted to share with ya'll how to make this sweater so I have put together a video tutorial on it! Scroll down for the tutorial and the written instructions.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

My First Impression Of Bernat Pop Yarn!

Hello! I have a new video for ya'll today! The other day, Sean was at our local Wal-Mart and he saw that they had gotten in the new Bernat Pop yarn. Sean had heard me talking about wanting to try it, so he picked me up one as a surprise. I kept it in the bag and I didn't peak until I made this video. Watch me open up the Bernat Pop yarn and see which colorway he picked out and see my first impression. Scroll down for the video!

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

What Do Crocheters Think While Crocheting

Hello! The other day I posted my first ever, funny skit video and I'm so excited to share it with ya'll!
I really hope ya'll find it as funny as I do. What do ya'll think about while ya'll crochet?

Monday, July 31, 2017

Falling In Love Beanie Free Pattern!

Hello! As another gift for ya'll for Christmas in July, here is another free pattern! The Falling In Love Beanie is one of my favorite patterns ever and I hope ya'll fall in love with it as much as I have! And their are also instructions for a messy bun version as well! Scroll down for the free pattern!

How To Connect The Two Ends Of The Brim On A Crochet Hat

Hello! Have you ever been crocheting a hat with a brim and was confused as to how to connect the two ends of the brim? I've made a picture tutorial to help you out! Scroll down for the tutorial.

How To Close The Hole At The Top Of A Crochet Hat

Hello! Have you ever crocheted a hat from the bottom up and then didn't know how to close the hole at the top of the hat? Well, I've made a picture tutorial to help you out! Scroll down for the tutorial.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Jingle The Elf Hat Free Pattern!

Hello! It's the end of July but it's still July so I thought that I would have a little Christmas In July and give away a couple of my paid patterns! Jingle the Elf Hat is now a FREE pattern for ya'll! I hope ya'll love it as much as I do! Please SHARE AWAY! Thank you all so much for following me! Scroll down for the free pattern!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

My First Impression Of Lion Brand's Mandala Yarn

Hello! The other day, Sean was in our local Wal-mart and saw that they finally got in some of Lion Brand's Mandala Yarn and since I had just told Sean the day before that I wanted to try it, he called me and told me they had it in. I was so happy and excited that I jumped on the internet and picked out a colorway, gnome. He bought it and it has sat in the bag waiting for me to look at it, but I decided to look at it with ya'll! Check out my video below!

Thursday, July 20, 2017

How To Crochet The Bobble Stitch

Hello! Today I have another new crochet video tutorial for ya'll! Yesterday, I posted my video tutorial on how to crochet the popcorn stitch and today I have how to crochet a bobble stitch up. These stitches produce similar puffy looking stitches, but they are totally different. Scroll down for the video tutorial on how to crochet the bobble stitch.