Crochet

Facebook Twitter

A creative being. YAY!

a creative being

Free pattern day! :D A while ago I stumbled across the most amazing vintage crocheted afghan on Etsy and I knew I had to make one just like it! Because I couldn’t find a pattern anywhere I sat down and figured out the pattern myself :) How To: Make An Upcycled Crochet Rug — Upcycle Magazine. Welcome Morgan of King Soleil!

How To: Make An Upcycled Crochet Rug — Upcycle Magazine

Enjoy her free step-by-step tutorial for making an Upcycled Crochet Rug. Thank you Morgan! Step-by-Step Upcycled Crochet Rug Tutorial. How to Make Dorset Buttons. March 4th, 2011 Email 765 users recommend.

How to Make Dorset Buttons

Plarn. NezumiWorld Blog: Rose Brooch. I have been making these brooches for many years in all colours, I based them on this little rose tree in my garden (the crocheted brooch and the real rose are about the same size).

NezumiWorld Blog: Rose Brooch

This is the first time I have written the pattern out (its embeded in my brain) and as valentines is near, why not make yourself a rose brooch. The pattern starts with a row of loops Red Rose Brooch (or any colour rose brooch you prefer) DK yarn/ Light worsted weight. Crochet Flower Brooch. Crochet Flower Brooch. Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet ~ Free Pattern! I'm pleased to offer this new free pattern today.

Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet ~ Free Pattern!

The Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet was inspired by a trip to Virgin Gorda. It's perfect for those casual, carefree days of summer when only the feel of cool cotton will do. This bracelet is so fun and easy to make. You'll want to design one for all of your friends! Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet ~ Free Pattern! Coats & Clark Free Crochet Projects. Crocheted Produce Bag. Well, I thought since the produce bag was something I just made up real quick I should post the pattern.

Crocheted Produce Bag

I am sure there are way better ones out there, but most of them end up decreasing at the end to get a smaller opening, but I wanted mine large so leafy stuff that I buy in multiple little bunches could poke out, like baby broccoli or bok choy. So here is the pattern, just in case you want to make a couple as well. Recycled Plastic Fat Bottom Bag   I present my plarn fat bottom bag that I crocheted using recycled plastic newspaper bags.

Recycled Plastic Fat Bottom Bag  

You may remember me saying that it is difficult for me to obtain pretty colors in plastic bags for my crafting. Well thanks to a suggestion from a blogger friend, I asked my local library to save their newspaper bags for me. They have been giving me one pink and one orange plastic bag daily from their newspapers. Anyway I saved up the plastic bags and crocheted my first fat bottom bag.

Kytičky- crochet flowers - Anna Kolocov. Crochet Patterns - Free projects and DIY gift ideas from Craftbits.com. Craftbits.com DIY Crafts and Handmade Gift Ideas You are here: Home / Crochet Patterns.

Crochet Patterns - Free projects and DIY gift ideas from Craftbits.com

Crocheted Produce Bag. Crocheted Produce Bag. Recycled Plastic Fat Bottom Bag   Traveling Tank. Traveling Tank by Linda Permann Update last year’s tank with crochet (a suitcase must!)

Traveling Tank

YARN RED HEART Soft Yarn, 5oz/140g balls, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic) • 1 ball #9275 Paprika CROCHET HOOK • Size H-8 (5mm) crochet hook NOTIONS • Any size spaghetti-strap tank,camisole, or tee with a scoop neck • Measuring tape • Pins • Stitch markers • Sewing needle and coordinating thread • 1.5"/38mm pin back (optional) • Yarn needle FINISHED MEASUREMENTSYoke: Approx 2.25"/5.5cm deep. Crochet ric-rac. Hey there!

crochet ric-rac

What are you up to this fine Monday morning? Since my post last week, I've had so many emails and comments asking about the recipe for homemade, hooked ric-rac, that I thought I'd do a little how to. Before we start there are a few things to keep in mind. I am using US crochet terminology.I usually use a size 2 hook but its fun to experiment. Crochet Beaded Bracelets. Kytičky- crochet flowers - Anna Kolocov. Free Vintage Crochet Doily Patterns from Beeton's Book of Needlework. By Jane Lake The vintage doilies shown on this page are the first four of a set of ten vintage crochet patterns contained in the BEETON'S BOOK OF NEEDLEWORK, written by Isabella Beeton and first published in 1870. The invention of the doily is credited to Mr. D'Oyley, a successful 17th century milliner. Mr. Doyle created and sold small fringed pieces of cloth to place under finger bowls, thus protecting the table from water marks.

International. Beg PV-shell: Beginning picot vertical shell—Ch 7, sl st in 3rd ch from hook, [insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop] 4 times (5 loops on hook), insert hook in next sc and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook. Beg V-shell: Beginning vertical shell—Ch 5, insert hook in 2nd ch from hook and draw up a loop (2 loops on hook), [insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop] 3 times (5 loops on hook), insert hook in next sc and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook.

V-shell: Vertical shell—Ch 3, insert hook in 2nd ch from hook and draw up a loop (2 loops on hook), insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop (3 loops on hook), insert hook in center space of previous V-shell and draw up a loop (4 loops on hook), insert hook under front strand of anchor stitch of previous V-shell and draw up a loop (5 loops on hook), insert hook in designated location and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook. International Yarns and Latch Hook Kits. STITCHES USED Chain (ch), double crochet (dc), single crochet (sc), slip stitch (sl st) SPECIAL TERM Beg-corner: Beginning corner —Ch 3, (dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in indicated stitch or space. Corner:(2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in indicated stitch or space.

Shell: 3 dc in indicated stitch. 'Tis the Season Throw Crochet Pattern. Love & Kisses Throw Crochet Pattern. Blossom Festival Scarf - for May. Blossom Festival Scarf Materials: 5.5mm & 6.mm hook and WW yarn—green and pink. Buttons (yellow) for blossom centres if you choose to do it this way. Crochet a Spiral Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern.

By Aileen of the goodtimesithinkso blog,where you will find other beautiful (and free) crochet patterns. Completed in time for a village fall show in Scotland, this lovely spiral scarf is done in warm, rich autumnal colors, with fluid twists and turns, curves and movement incorporated in the design. Materials: Crochet spiral scarf. Paradores Infinity Scarf. Baby Cozy Afghan. Sunspree One Skein Shawl. Center Square Shawl. Chunky Adult Slippers. Mountain Mist Afghan. Lace Ripple Afghan. Beginner's Dishcloth. Granny Loves Ripples Crochet Baby Blanket - Exquisite knit & crochet designs with fine yarns.

How To Crochet Boa Scarf Part 2 of 2. Ruffled Crochet Dishcloth. Free, Online Crochet Pattern Directory. Marie's making: Crochet Butterfly Pattern. You Can Crochet With Sheets. How to Crochet with Pop-Tops. Free, Online Crochet Pattern Directory.