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  • Crochet Your Own Half-Granny Shawl

    One of the most creative and sometimes frustrating aspects of crochet is that there are few set standards. You can insert your hook any place on your work. You don't have to always insert your hook in a beginning chain under a specific strand or two. So how do you learn how to crochet? When people...
    Posted to How to Crochet by Toni Rexroat on Oct 30, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Stitches, Crochet For Beginners, Crochet Techniques, Granny Squares, Crochet Hats, Crochet
  • See the Lights!

    OK, so fine, it's a little early to put your holiday lights up. But, people, there's an arctic cold front on the way! So it's certainly not too early to don a scarf—and why not be festive about it? Cool, yes? This is the cover project on our DIY Holiday issue, a medley of crafty projects...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Marcy Smith on Oct 29, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet
  • A Few of the 365 Crochet Squares

    In my digital library you will find a new book I am very excited about, The Big Book of Granny Squares: 365 Crochet Motifs . I am so excited to share it with you, but how do I give justice to 365 crochet squares in one newsletter. To make it more difficult, I love at least 200 of them. These crochet...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 27, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet Patterns, Granny Squares, Crochet Blankets, Crochet
  • Favorite Crochet Cowls

    I like crochet scarves. They are a great pop of color or texture; they elevate your ensemble to an elegant level, and they are great to crochet because gauge isn't critical. But sometimes I hate scarves. They don't stay in place very well; meaning they are either attempting to unwind themselves...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 25, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet Lace, Crochet Embellishments, Crochet Scarves, Crochet
  • Last Chance to Win These Crochet Hooks

    The Basics of Crochet Are you looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Crochet your friends and family the perfect gift or give the gift of crochet by teaching them to crochet for themselves. Here are three tips for the new crocheter: 1. Choose a yarn with a tight twist. One of the most common...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 22, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet
  • Practice Makes Perfect . . . Eventually

    I'm sure you're all familiar with the phrase "practice makes perfect." So not practicing makes imperfect, right? I learned that the hard way this week. After my first crochet lesson , I vowed to practice the stitches we'd learned, but unfortunately, life got in the way. I didn't...
    Posted to Inside Interweave Crochet by RachelKoon on Oct 17, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Stitches, Crochet Techniques, How to Crochet, Crochet, Crochet for Beginners
  • Quick Kids Hats Make Great Costumes

    Growing up, we had a box in the basement that was full of dress-up clothes. Old dresses from my Grandmother, second-hand store finds, and old Halloween costumes could all be found in this box of treasures. We loved pulling it out and transforming ourselves into characters from our imagination. The only...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 16, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet Patterns, Easy Crochet Patterns, Crochet Hats, Crochet
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