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Knitting and Crochet Patterns Forums

Good news everyone – we’ve launched new Knitting and Crochet Patterns forum categories and thanks to Petra, there are 3 patterns uploaded already. Thank you Petra! Feel free to check them out and add some of your favorite patterns as well.

Modernizing Crochet Patterns #1: Inspiration from Old Crochet Magazines

This is a repost of my regular blog that you can find at http://susanbeingsnippy.blogspot.ca Now, after quite a few years of crocheting a variety of projects from afghans to slippers to baskets I must toot my own horn in that I can follow a...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.02 (February 2015)

Valentines — a time for love, but let’s not forget our love for crocheting! We can crochet items for our loved ones, acknowledge crocheted creations that we love (see our Awards event below), and we can vote on favourite crochet patterns (yes,...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #4: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Soap Scrub

The last pattern of my Bathroom CAL is this Soap Scrub! The Free crochet pattern is available here on my blog: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-soap-scrub-pattern There is an extra matching pattern for Face...

Tunisian Crochet In The Round #4: a pause, an experiment, and a project

Well, it has been an interesting weekend. The “project” was going along not too badly. As I made my way through it, I noted several changes that I would do next time. I still hadn’t decided exactly what it was going to be. At first it was...

Crochet a Father's Day

I certainly can’t speak for anyone else, but Father’s Day gifts were always a problem for me. My two siblings and I did the best we could, but I’m sure my father inwardly groaned at some of the presents we gave him! Anyway, I decided to check...

pattern testing

I’m not sure about any of my fellow crochet buddies out there but I for one enjoy a great pattern. To me, a free pattern is optimal, but if I purchase a pattern on the rare occasion my lust for a pattern wins over, I hope that it’s written...

Chudames Craft Tutorials #2: Left Handed Triangle Bunting Tutorial

You read that right: Left Handed. While working on a sign for a craft fair, I decided to take pictures of the process. As a left-handed crocheter, I’ve found that it is hard to come across Left-Handed tutorials that are made by actual...

Chudames Craft Tutorials #1: Triangle Cowl - Tutorial

Interested in making this for yourself? Check out my Free tutorial on Cut Out + Keep: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/triangle-cowl-2 Favorite on Cut Out + Keep: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/triangle-cowl-2 Add it to your...

CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS

We invite you to the exciting world of crocheting. In our series of Tutorials for Beginners you will find everything you need to start your very first project and to create a masterpiece by yourself. You will learn the basic stitches, learn how...