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928 views, 1 by Charles

Charles

I'm hosting a crochet-along for a scarf pattern featuring a new stitch

I’ve just come up with this new stitch…I’ve looked in many different resources and stitch guides to see if it already exists and it doesn’t seem to. I’m calling it the Merengue stitch because it looks like my favourite gluten-free but still...

595 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Needlepoint Patterns

has anyone created a crochet project using a needlepoint pattern? Looking for tips

735 views, 0 by blitzbling

looking for an old afghan pattern..simplicity 6647

sure hope someone has it to share, or to sell

539 views, 0 by meanjaws

Help left handed patterns

Hi Everyone I have been crocheting for over 50 years, I learn by putting a pattern in front of a mirror I’m looking for ideas to crotch to add to goody bags at the next Ladies Auxiliary convention Would love to get any ideas from anyone...

500 views, 0 by Susanbeingsnippy

Susanbeingsnippy

Using sewing patterns to create crochet projects

I was wondering if anyone else has tried the idea of using a purchased sewing pattern to shape a garment or other project? I recently purchased a dog coat pattern from the second hand store and was thinking that I could use the pattern shapes...

1,146 views, 0 by Knitting.cz

Knitting.cz

New website with patterns, inpirations, ideas,...

Hello from the Czech Republic, we would like to invite you to our new website knitting.cz We created the site with my boyfriend for my mommy, who has been involved in crocheting, knitting and various creative activities all her life. The site...

626 views, 0 by Nicole

Nicole

has anyone through here ever gotten together in person to share patterns or make patterns?

Weird thought just popped into my mind. Has anyone ever gotten together with someone else through this site (face to face) to share patterns, or create new ones? Seems like there’s a lot of people not too far from each other on here. Just...

481 views, 0 by Charlene

I'm looking for easy crochet hats, shawls, baby afghans and christmas ornaments

I love to give Christmas gifts that are handmade…willing to share my patterns and would love to get some from other members of the crochet community…contact me at kalenadeakins@gmail.com

607 views, 0 by Transitoria

Transitoria

Weight versus Yardage

I’m going to start a new pattern soon. It calls for 34 ounces of yarn OR 600 yards. I’ve found a yarn to use, but each 3.5 ounce skein has 192 yards. Should I order by the ounce or by the yardage? This breaks down to 9.7 skeins if I go by ounces,...

1,185 views, 3 by Emma Stone

Emma Stone

The corner to corner blanket craze

The c2c craze is huge at the moment, Debbie mentioned that she has never heard f it. So i thought i would share. Here’s the link to the tutorial video from The crochet crowd. Mikey is a great teacher. Have fun :)

513 views, 0 by Sarah Grieve

Hello!

Hi! I’m Sarah. I have been knitting and crocheting since I was a very small child – my mom taught me. When I was 15, I started working in a yarn store and few years later, took over as managing it. All in all, I have worked in a knitting store...

676 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

History: Miser's Purse

Has anyone heard of or made a Miser’s Purse? Very interesting! Source: http://www.victorian-embroidery-and-crafts.com/crocheted_purse.html And here’s a pattern for another version. The above style uses rings to hold openings shut. The...

749 views, 0 by Mary Pauline M

Mary Pauline M

Crocheted my first granny squares today ! Whee hee !

( sorry for the harsh lighting … ) I’m turning 50 this summer … and I have an American Girl Doll ( Julie ) to represent my era of the late 60s thru 70s. I decided to try a crochet project for her and found a free granny square doll afghan...

549 views, 0 by peggy8650

peggy8650

Peggy8650 from Pa.

Been a whole year since I posted I would like to share some of my creations but don’t know how and if I can post them will someone tell me how to post pictures to the creation pages. Is there any special thing I can post or can I just post my...

534 views, 1 by Ling Ryan

Ling Ryan

Hello Everyone! 😃

Hello! I have just joined Crochet Community and would like to introduce myself, share my story and say hi 😊 I taught myself to crochet in September 2014 using YouTube videos and haven’t put my hooks down since. I was lucky to catch on quickly...

513 views, 0 by Txoldlady56

Hello New Here

I’m Carol. I’m 56, been crochet off and on for years. Goes in spurts, either I get bored after awhile and stop for a long time or I get excited and want to try every pattern I see, buy lots of yarn and then get bored again. Occasionally I do...

429 views, 0 by mimi10

hello from New Jersey

I taught myself to crochet 20 years ago last year I picked up my hook for the first time in about 15 years I’ve never learned to read a patteren. I’ve always had crocheted but never finished projects because I didn’t know how to finish off. Last...

605 views, 0 by Lynette

Lynette

Breast Cancer Awareness ....

Hi All….. My sister is a 38yo Breast Cancer survivor…. she has requested that I make her an afghan for her, which I do not mind to do at all and am honored that she asked me (seeing as how my mother and oldest sister both crochet…). Anyway, I...

75 views, 0 by OpGratKel

Hello From Operation Gratitude!! We have teamed up with Martha Stewart!

Hi All, Operation Gratitude has teamed up with Martha Stewart for a 16-Day Red Scarf Challenge!! The rules are simple. Make as many RED (any shade of red is acceptable) scarves as you can within the 16-day time frame. The scarves need to be...

600 views, 0 by CharleeBelle's

CharleeBelle's

Publishing A Crochet Book

I am working on design submissions for a certain craft book publishing company. My mom has been encouraging me to do this for a while now and I’m finally getting started. I am not entirely sure about what to expect. If anyone has started this...