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  • How to Draw a Crochet Stitch Diagram

    Crochet stitch diagrams are a great, useful tool for following patterns. Particularly when the pattern rows are intricate or the text is long and difficult to follow. But even for simple patterns, a diagram can help show the shape and construction of the piece before you even pick up hook and yarn. Not...
    Posted to Inside Interweave Crochet by Sarah Read on Nov 20, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Stitches, Crochet Techniques, How to Crochet, Crochet
  • Innovative Crochet Stitches

    While I should be working on holiday gifts, I've sidetracked momentarily and started on the Foxglove Wrap (at right) for myself. It was the stitch pattern that finally got to me. I couldn't resist this incredibly unique combination of shells and post stitches. I never know what I'll find...
    Posted to How to Crochet by Toni Rexroat on Nov 17, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Stitches, Crochet Techniques, Tunisian Crochet, Crochet Socks, Crochet Lace, Crochet Patterns, Crochet
  • Unexpected Crochet Gifts

    Accessories are my favorite crochet patterns. They are quick. You can whip them up for a quick gift or for a special occasion. Many only require a skein or two-making them great stashbusters, and I have a great many single skeins in my stash. They are a fabulous way to try out a new technique or interesting...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Nov 13, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Crochet Accessories, Crochet Gifts, Crochet Patterns, Crochet Tops, Crochet Hats, Advanced Crochet Stitches, Crochet Blankets, Crochet Home Decor, Crochet
  • Tunisian Crochet Creates a Ripple Afghan

    One of the classic crochet afghan designs is the ripple afghan. In the Interweave Crochet Home issue, Darla Fanton creates a ripple afghan with a twist. This throw is created using Tunisian crochet. The extended Tunisian stitches create an incredibly warm fabric with beautiful drape. The curl, so common...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Nov 6, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Tunisian Crochet, Advanced Crochet Stitches, Crochet Blankets, Crochet
  • Ruffles, Bobbles, and Granny Squares for Your Crochet Afghan

    Last week I shared with you a few of my favorite granny squares from The Big Book of Granny Squares: 365 Crochet Motifs . If you remember, I said that, with 365 motifs, I could only share a few of my favorites. It wasn't enough. There are so many amazing granny squares, I have to share just a few...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Nov 3, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Granny Squares, Crochet Blankets, Crochet
  • How to Seam with the Mattress Stitch

    If you are like me, seaming my crochet projects can be the most intimidating part of the entire pattern. Do I use a slip stitch seam, whipstitch, mattress stitch? Some patterns will specify the type of seam used, but sometimes I disagree because of my gauge, yarn, or the look I am going for. Many pattern...
    Posted to How to Crochet by Toni Rexroat on Nov 1, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Stitches, Crochet For Beginners, Crochet Techniques, Crochet Patterns, Crochet Sweaters, Easy Crochet Patterns, Crochet Blankets, Crochet, Crochet Home Decor
  • How to Graft in Tunisian Crochet

    The Plains Hat by Suzanne Hirth, in the Fall 2014 issue of Interweave Crochet , is a fantastic slouchy hat that is worked sideways in Tunisian crochet. The brim is worked with textured stitches, then the body of the hat is worked in Tunisian simple stitch, and the crown is shaped with short-row wedges...
    Posted to Inside Interweave Crochet by Sarah Read on Oct 31, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Stitches, Crochet Techniques, Tunisian crochet, How to Crochet, Crochet
  • Towel Holder

    Author Amy L. Introduction This Crochet towel holder holds your towel nicely in any kitchen or bathroom. The towel holder makes for a nice gift for friends and family as well. Materials List Multi-Colored Lion Brand Yarn, 1/2 inch button, Plastic or metal ring, the ring I used measured 3 x 3 inches....
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on Jul 19, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, crochet patterns free, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, crochet patterns, crochet towel holder
  • Crochet Granny Square with Butterfly Applique

    Author Amy L. Introduction I love when I see blankets with Granny Squares and a nice applique! I designed this pretty Granny Square with a Butterfly applique that is easy to make and use for any crochet project. Materials List D, F, and G hook Red heart Blue, Caron Soft Light Blue, Purple, and Yellow...
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on Jul 11, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, crochet patterns free, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, crochet patterns, granny squares
  • Women's Sunhat

    Author Amy L. Introduction I really needed a sunhat during the summer months, so I made this floppy crochet hat to shade me from the sun! I love the colors and how the sunhat turned out! I added a bow barrette on the side for a little flare. Hope you enjoy as well! Materials List Materials: I hook, Red...
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on Jul 8, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, crochet patterns free, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, crochet patterns, women's sunhat
  • Crochet Owl Headband, all sizes

    Author Amy L. Introduction I made this fun headband for my daughter who likes owls. It's an easy pattern and fun to make. The owl headband comes in all sizes and made with three fun yarn colors. Materials List Red heart pink, green , yellow, and white yarn h and g hook yarn needle The Pattern http...
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on Jun 23, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, owl headband, crochet patterns free, crochet patterns
  • Crochet 4th of July Star Potholder

    Author Amy L. Introduction I made this festive 4th of July start potholder to celebrate the holiday. Materials List red,white, and blue yarn h hook The Pattern http://crochetjewel.com/?p=2147
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on Jun 18, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, crochet patterns free, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, crochet patterns, Crochet 4th of July Star Potholder
  • Video of Butterfly Magnets

    Author Amy L. Introduction This is a video of Crochet butterfly magnets. Materials List thread yarn 2.10mm hook The Pattern You tube video of the Butterfly Magnet: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xNDXvfk0vp4&feature=youtu.be You tube Video of the Butterfly Magnet Part II: http://www.youtube.com...
    Posted to Free Member Patterns by amy1976 on May 19, 2013
    Filed under: crochet, yarn, crochet pattern, butterfly, free crochet patterns, hook, free crochet, magnet, butterfly magnet, crochet patterns free, crocheting for beginners, crochet designs, crochet projects, crochet stitches, crocheting, stitches, learn to crochet, crochet patterns
  • Techniques for different crochet stitches: A Crochet Stitch Guide from the Crochet Me Experts

    Are you learning how to crochet or looking for a few tips on crochet stitch basics? Let's start with the basics. Every crochet project is built from a series of cleverly placed crochet stitches. And a solid understanding of the crochet basic stitches is essential for any crocheter. In this free eBook...
    Posted to Free Crochet Patterns by Toni Rexroat on Feb 7, 2012
    Filed under: double crochet, Interweave Free Crochet Pattern, treble crochet, Crocheted Scarf, How to Crochet, Crocheted Cuffs, Foundaion Double Crochet, Basic Crochet Stitches, Half Double Crochet, Crochet Abbreviations, Foundation Single Crochet, Crochet Stitches, Adjustable Loop, Magic Loop, Chain Stitch
  • Re: Linked Stitch Tutorial

    Pictures here don't show up on my computer either, but no problem because I've known how to make 'linked' stitches for years; however, I've always called them united stitches: udc for united double crochet, and utr for united treble. I think its better than calling them 'linked'...
    Posted to Articles by anneikenbary on Jul 19, 2010
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