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My Wish/To Do List #1: Throw Blankets

I’m currently working on a blanket that I had started a decade ago and just recently found .. when I am done this, I want to make a blanket (something small for laps, I think) for each of my grandchildren… (2 girls and 1 boy). Some options...

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...

Inspirations #4: It's National Teddy Bear Day!

We love teddy bears. I don’t believe I have ever known someone who didn’t at least like teddies, and many people had one as a “best friend” as a child (me included!). Ever since the shopkeeper Morris Michtom and his wife Rose made a stuffed...

Inspirations #6: It's Turkey Time!

Now that we’ve all settled ourselves from our Halloween-induced sugar highs, it is time to turn our thoughts to that most delicious of holidays, Thanksgiving. As MentalFloss.com states, “Since [William] Bradford wrote of how the colonists had...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #3: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Washcloth

The 3rd instalment of my Bathroom CAL is this lovely textured washcloth. You can find the Free crochet pattern over on my blog here: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-washcloth-pattern The fancy printable packaging...

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...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #1: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Shower Puff

Hi everyone! I’m running a FREE CAL over on my website blog at www.hookedonpatterns.com. This is going to be a 4 part crochet along with free patterns that make up a luxury bathroom spa gift set! I have just release the first instalment, a...

Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL #2: Luxury Bathroom Spa Gift Set CAL - Headband

The second part of my Bathroom Spa Gift Set is this handy cleansing/make up headband! You can find the Free online pattern for this here: https://hookedonpatterns.com/crochet-blog/free-crochet-headband-pattern Enjoy!

My Little Valentine

Last year I posted several fantastic crocheted hearts for Valentine’s Day (see “For the Sweethearts” at https://thecrochetedbutterfly.wordpress.com/2016/02/14/for-the-sweethearts/), but I didn’t really want to repeat that, lovely as it was. So...