Latest Crochet Blogs

TUNISIAN Pfeilraupe Scarf #1: First attempt

The arrow caterpillar shawl by Allie Aplenrose (TUNISIAN Crochet Simple Stitch with increase on one end, every other row.) I started the Pfeilraupe Scarf and didn’t like how I was doing the increases, although it would have made a lovely...

Directions and Patterns

I did a LIVE CHAT this morning in our Facebook group re: creating a pattern (as in a repeated design element). https://www.facebook.com/CrochetCommunity/videos/1252097508180245/

Nice Grape Clutch Bag

This was so much fun to make. I started 2 years ago making little girl’s bags for Christmas presents, now I have branched out into bigger and better. Just finished this grape/purple and white sparkle bag that measures approx. 9 1/2" wide and 6"...

The Crazy Crochet Journey #6: Twenty Sales Mark and More!

Hello, friends! It’s been a super long time since I have been on Crochet Community. I’ve missed you all so much! :) So my first announcement is that I have reached the 20 sales mark on Etsy! Yay! When I first opened my shop in January, I didn’t...

temperatures win

The humidity levels has it feeling like 41C outside (106F) and that means that it does not feel like crocheting weather!!!! Period.

Crochet.community Collaboration #4 - Donation Creation #2: HATS & SCARVES for those in need

There isn’t much more rewarding than to give something to someone in need. This year, we are going to make HATS &/or SCARVES as our donation creation. You can choose your own recipient for your scarves. Here are some choices to consider:...

Crochet Tips #2: Video Tutorial: Foundation Double Crochet

Almost every crochet pattern starts with a foundation row. This video tutorial will show you the difference between the two ways of making foundation row. The first way – “chainless” foundation double crochet. The second way – “chain” foundation...

Crochet.Community Interview: Terri

This interview, with Terri, is from August 2016 First, Terri, I LOVE your frogs!!! How many have you made? And are they all different? The first three are for the main table at the baby shower. I will be making two of the smaller ones for...

Crochet.community Collaboration #4 - Donation Creation #1: The Who, What, Where, When, Why, & How

Thanks to a recent LIVE CHAT on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/CrochetCommunity/), the idea of a Donation Creation came up and, now, we need your input! What is a DONATION CREATION? We decide on something that we would make and...

The Crazy Crochet Journey #5: The 15th Sale Mark!

It has been a long time since I have gotten the chance to post a blog entry to you guys! Today, I just happened to reach my 15th sale on Etsy and I though it was the perfect occasion! I must admit that I was getting pretty bummed about not...