2019 Maker Goals FREE Printable for Crocheters & Knitters

How can it already almost be 2019? Wasn’t I going to accomplish more things, crochet or knit more projects, get all those designs on paper, be organized, and buy less yarn? (Haha, who are we kidding, we’ll never buy less yarn.) Well, if you’ve been feeling any of those things, you are not alone! I’ve been looking back at all of the things I thought I’d do, and wondering how I never had the time to get to them. That doesn’t mean that I can’t accomplish them in 2019 though! Throughout this year I found myself not really feeling a secure direction with accomplishing my goals because I never wrote them down. I told myself countless times that I’d write those lofty goals I had down on paper so that I wouldn’t…

A Honeymoon In Vancouver

Can you believe it friends??? I’m married! I am married to my best friend and love of my life, who I get to pursue, love, and walk through life with for the rest of our lives. Our wedding day was such a wonderful time of commitment, love, and time with everyone that we love. It was a bit of a whirlwind, but it was an amazing whirlwind. Everything turned out better than I could have ever expected, and I can’t believe that at the end of the day Stephen and I were finally married! (I’ll be doing a complete post on my wedding day once I get more of the pictures from our photographer.)    The Monday after our wedding Stephen and I got to embark on a fun adventure to Vancouver, Canada, which was our first plane trip and international trip together. We…

Meet the Maker

Hi maker! Welcome to E’Claire Makery, a crochet and cross stitch blog! Here I will teach, share, and chat about all things crochet and cross stitch. Even if you don’t know how to crochet or cross stitch, you don’t have to worry because I have created resources to help you to learn how to do both. I want you to have no fear about making something, and instead be able to have fun making the handmade items of your dreams! Before we get started with that though, I wanted to introduce myself and share my journey of how E’Claire Makery came to be! E’Claire Makery was born a long time ago, on a couch in my grandparents’ farmhouse, when my Grandma taught me how to crochet when I was five years old. She sat each of us young grandkids down, handed…