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Maker: Full-Time Part 4: Goals, Goals, Goals

Maker: Full-Time Part 4: Goals, Goals, Goals

So if you've been following this series, you know I've been thinking a lot about the direction in which I want to take my business. For the past 2 years I've been selling print on-demand clothing featuring my own crochet designs, but I'm ready to expand beyond that. Now that I'm doing Snapdragon Brand full time, I can! And I'm so excited. 

Based on my thoughts and experiments over the past month and a half, here are the goals I've come up with:


Funny Sunnies Tutorial: Give your sunglasses a Crochet Makeover!

Funny Sunnies Tutorial: Give your sunglasses a Crochet Makeover!

Hello, fellow crochet enthusiasts! Welcome to my rainbow world. If this is your first time here on the site, make sure to say hello down in the comments. 

Ashley Zhong modeling crocheted sunglasses in front of a wall of granny squares

I wrote this little tutorial because I felt something was sorely lacking in my life. I make crochet printed clothes, wear crocheted sweaters, swathe myself in afghans and tote my stuff around in crocheted purses. I sneak a little crochet into my whole...