I suppose the most logical thing is a St. Patrick's Day design, yes? Last year, for St. Patrick's I did a little Shamrock that everyone seemed to enjoy. Perhaps this time I'll do a potholder... since I seem to be in a potholder mood lately. Definitely something kitchen-y, whatever it ends up. OK, there's one week!
Last Year's Shamrock Pin, Pattern Available Here
For week two, I think I will try and pattern up a custom design I have been working up for a client, something handy for men or women to enjoy... a notepad sleeve. It's pretty basic stuff, but sometimes that's the beauty of crochet. A need appears, and a solution is found in crochet! I remember the day I brought home my new iPad without having purchased a case for it yet. I was totally panicked that I would break it! So I dropped everything and crocheted myself a simple little carrier sleeve for it, which served its purpose until I found the keyboard case I wanted later. So maybe it's not such a dumb idea to put the pattern out, I suppose. Here is a picture of the one I'm working on for the client, it's in very thick burgundy chenille.
Hopefully within two weeks I'll be feeling up to crocheting and writing again, I just don't want to lose my momentum!