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  • 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
  • Artistry with Surface Crochet

    A person's purse can tell you a lot about them. Are they elegant or funky; does their purse need to hold nothing but a phone and a tube of lipstick or might you find the proverbial kitchen sink buried somewhere at the bottom? If that person is a crocheter, it's safe to say that is most likely...
    Posted to How to Crochet by Toni Rexroat on Oct 13, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Stitches, Crochet Techniques, Crochet Bags, Crochet Patterns, Crochet Embellishments, Crochet
  • Why I Picked My Needles Back Up

    The double pointed needles kept falling out; the stitches seemed to either be too loose or too tight; and the simple knit stitch was just too plain for me. When I was about 12 my mother decided to try and teach me to knit a pair of mittens. I finished both mittens, but I put away the knitting needles...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 6, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Tunisian Crochet, Crochet
  • Building a Crochet Afghan Square by Square

    Whether you are designing a full size afghan or a much smaller crochet baby blanket, the project might seem intimidating. That is a lot of crochet. My advice, work block by block. Some of my favorite crochet afghans are creating by seaming together individual squares. You can use this method to create...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 2, 2014
    Filed under: How To Crochet, Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Tunisian Crochet, Baby Crochet Patterns, Crochet Patterns, Crochet Blankets, Crochet
  • Pumpkin Spice Crochet

    Tis the season, no not the season to be jolly, the season of pumpkin. Pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pie, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin bread, the leaves are turning orange and the pumpkin snacks are back. As I eat my own chocolate chip pumpkin cookies, I have to say I am welcoming the season with open arms. Pumpkin...
    Posted to Crochet Daily by Toni Rexroat on Oct 1, 2014
    Filed under: Crochet Techniques, Crochet Stitches, Tunisian Crochet, Crochet Socks, 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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