Sewing | Olivia Pope White Mini Coat
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Sewing | Olivia Pope White Mini Coat

I’ve finally begun to make some headway on this Simplicity 2508 winter coat. This coat reminds me a lot of something Scandal’s Olivia Pope would wear. The style lines are classic with a modern twist. I should be finished in January. Stay tuned for forthcoming updates on this project! Pattern link: http://www.simplicity.com/misses-jackets/2508.html

Interview with The Fierce Entrepreneur

Interview with The Fierce Entrepreneur

Right before Thanksgiving, I had the pleasure of speaking with Cindy Rodriguez of The Fierce Entrepreneur. Cindy found me through SiteGround who featured my blog in their affiliate newsletter. The Fierce Entrepreneur is a business podcast for women that features interviews with aspiring and active entrepreneurs who are following their dreams and making a difference…

How Evernote Revolutionized My Writing
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How Evernote Revolutionized My Writing

According to Wikipedia, Evernote is “a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving.” For me, Evernote is an extremely useful tool for organizing and composing blog posts. The way I use Evernote has taken struggle out of writing and has made it so easy for me to generate written content quickly and painlessly. I…

Crochet | Sparkly Purple Fancy Fingerless Gloves
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Crochet | Sparkly Purple Fancy Fingerless Gloves

Pattern: Fingerless Gloves Size: One size Hook: D3 (3.25 mm) Yarn: Red Heart Stardust Source: “Under My Thumb Gloves” from Crochet Today (Jan/Feb 2012) These pretty fingerless gloves are yet another long-overdue project I started–over a year ago! My first pair of these amazing fingerless glove are posted here: https://crafts.krystalandco.com/fancy-fingerless-gloves/. It’s been so fun getting…

Crochet | Downtown Hoodie Review

Crochet | Downtown Hoodie Review

Pattern: Downtown HoodieSize: SmallHook: I 9 (5.50 mm)Yarn: Red Heart Boutique Midnight, Serenade, acrylic and wool blend, 4-5 skeinsSource: Crochet Today! September/October 2011 This is a quick show-and-tell of a crochet project I have been working on for a while. I finally finished it after a year–yes, a year! The hoodie consists mainly of single…

How to Move from Blogger to WordPress at SiteGround
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How to Move from Blogger to WordPress at SiteGround

Welcome to the World of WordPress! If you are reading this post, you are seriously considering getting your own WordPress site! You are in the right place. WordPress is a powerful content management system that will help you develop a polished and professional website, as I detailed in Why I Moved from Blogger to WordPress….