Cozy Cactus Giveaway

Cozy Cactus Giveaway

Have you been following Oikos Handmade on Instagram? If not head on over and enter the cactus cozy giveaway. It ends tomorrow night when another giveaway will be announced along with a coupon code.
Cactus Cozy and Mason Bar lidOne winner will receive a cactus cozy along with a lid from one of my favorite companies, The Mason Bar Company.
The colors will vary as this set belongs to my sister. The cactus idea was hers and it has been a huge hit.
If you have followed me for a while on Instagram you have seen two of the new cozies. I will share more about them this week. Stay tuned!

New Cozy Styles

New Cozy Styles

I have been working on new cozy styles and the first one is already up in the shop. My sister sent me a text the other night with an idea for a cactus cozy. I stopped what I was doing and starting sketching out the design and then got to work.
Cactus CozyI love how they turned out and excited to use the cactus for a few other projects I am working on.
There will be a few new cozies added hopefully this week. Right now you can find this one in the shop. Stay tuned for a giveaway coming up along with a new coupon code starting tomorrow.
Enjoy!

Clutch Coupon

Clutch Coupon

I told you last post about how I am celebrating my 30th birthday this month with you lovelies. So today kicked off a clutch sale.
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Until Saturday at midnight you can receive 30% off your clutch person.
Make sure you are following Oikos Handmade on Facebook, IG and subscribe to the blog. Special giveaways will start this weekend. Looking forward to celebrating my birthday month with you all.
Enjoy!

Let’s Celebrate!

Let’s Celebrate!

April 25, will mark my 30th birthday. I am looking forward to celebrating with you all.
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So stay tuned for discounts, giveaways and lots of fun starting this weekend.
If you aren't following Oikos Handmade on Facebook and Instagram you might want to get that part out of the way.
I will have a giveaway on the blog as well.
I also am working on something JUST for those that subscribe to the blog...so go ahead and enter your email into the subscribe box on the right.
Looking forward to celebrating with you all.
Enjoy!

Ready To Ship Sale

Ready To Ship Sale

I have picked up my fall/winter items from the stores and are now offering them to you at discount. Never to early to start thinking about Christmas gifts.
Shipping is included in the prices and you can find them all in the shop. If you have questions please let me know.
Ready to Ship Sale
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I have several Oklahoma inspired cowls, chevron cowls and a Katniss inspired piece. The Katniss piece is a steal of a deal so don't miss out.
Enjoy!

Category Archives: DIY

My Two Favorite Graphs

My Two Favorite Graphs

My two favorite graphs that I have designed are the aztec graph and the leopard print graph. Recently two ladies made beautiful hats with these to graphs and I just had to share.
Amanda with A Little Bit Wild Couture made this beautiful leopard print beanie. I loved her color choices and who can resist a big pom pom?
Leopard  Print Beanie by A Little Bit Wild Couture
Next up is the Aztec Graph on a beanie. Savannah with Hadaly Handmade used it to make a beanie and I LOVED how it turned out. Her color choices caught my attention immediately. IMG_6815Beautiful work ladies! Make sure you check out their Facebook pages as well as follow them on Instagram.
If you crochet have you tried out the Graph Beanie Pattern? If so what is your favorite graph? If not check out the pattern here along with several fun graphs.
OikosGraph CollageEnjoy!

Kimono Love

I have been wanting a kimono for some time now but just never got around to purchasing one. I was going to crochet one but knew I didn’t have enough time with all the July activities going on.  I told my mom what I wanted and we tracked down a few tutorials to try. I…Continue Reading

Fleur De Lis Graph

I was asked to make a graph for a beanie several weeks ago. I finally was able to get around to testing the graph and it is now for sell in the shop and over on Ravelry. This graph included both the small and large fleur de lis. Please share your pictures on Ravelry or…Continue Reading

Mason Jar Cozy DIY

While on vacation we came across some cute mason jar tumblers and several of us just HAD to have one. The only down side to these tumblers is they sweat… a LOT! So Tommie started making a cozy for my mom and I made one for my dad. While playing around I came up with…Continue Reading

Pattern Release

After many request for the Superhero patterns, they are ready to be released! If you don’t crochet…we can make one (or more) for you. So excited to release theses and can’t wait to see your work. So don’t forget to share. Thank you for showing an interest in the patterns. Your support is what has…Continue Reading

Granny Square Ring

  Pinterest is full of wonderful ideas and inspiration. I found the blog Kootoyoo through pinterest several months ago and fell in love. She has some beautiful blankets, scarves, a fun watch band, jewlery and I found a beautiful crochet granny square ring. I pulled out the smallest hook I had, 1.30mm and grabbed some…Continue Reading

Granny Square Apron

My friend Shelley had seen this granny square apron and asked me to make her one. She picked these beautiful colors out, shades of pink with an aqua blue. It turned out more beautiful than I imagined. If you crochet head on over to the Tangled Happy blog for the pattern. I am looking forward…Continue Reading

Cardigan Restyle

  I bought this cardigan on sale for $5.00 from Old Navy and I have never worn it. So I thought maybe if I added some fun crocheted flowers to it I might want to wear it more. I chose a bubble poppy in the colors mermaid blue and mustard yellow and a puff daisy…Continue Reading