Block Stitch Afghan : the way I do it !!!! .....what about two more pictures of my blanket to be???? Some of you asked me how the "dots" ( I call them "rice grains"!!!) can pop out in this way, so I thought it will be nice if I show you how this happens!!!! Happy about that??? Joining Granny Squares When I join my Granny Squares together I always choose to crochet them rather than stitch them. Its just the way that appeals to me, although many of my hooking buddies prefer the stitching method. I guess it's a personal preference.
Grannie Patches Border Tutorial ★☆☆ - Beginner Crochet Terms: This pattern is written in UK terms. American terms are given below in green. sp - Space Crochet Santa Pixel Square The other day I gave my social media followers a peek at this crochet Santa square and now I am going to give you the graph pattern and tell you a little bit about a large project I have in the works! Santa is square number 1 of 9 total squares that are going to make up a Crochet Christmas Character Afghan! As I finish each square, I will post the graph and reveal the next character/image in the blanket. Feel free to work along with me! After all the squares are complete I will sew them together and add a border. By Christmas (but hopefully soon before) we will have ourselves a fun holiday themed afghan!
Towel Edging & Pot Holder 3 Pattern Printer-friendly version Send by email PDF version Crochet Tutorial: Granny Squares I fell in love to Granny Square!!! Where did the name come from? Must be related from a granny that designed and made it, I searched but can’t find, even wikipedia didn’t tell…. Geisha Jacket There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service"). As used in this Agreement, "we" or "Prime Publishing" means Prime Publishing, LLC. and "you" means the individual or entity submitting materials to Prime Publishing.
Bunny Mummy: Adding a Chain Round to Granny squares...a tutorial Hello Lovelies , Have you ever made a motif that calls for a "chain round"? The first time I encountered this technique was when I tried Lucy's much loved Hexagon pattern back in 2009. HERE is a lovely image of one of these hexagons at the chain round stage.I will admit I found it rather tricky at first....all those slip stitches........ not the easiest when you are starting out in (or in my case getting reacquainted with) crochet. As I've become better at crochet I don't find it so difficult and I can spot when a chain round has been used In this stunning SQUARE....a chain round has been used to define the circle to excellent effect.It's visible as the little white stitches in THIS gorgeous blanket where it has been used every alternate round to create an interesting variation on the traditional granny. In my own Kaleidoscope BLANKET It's used to attach the final , joining round . Lets look at a photo, this is a granny square made in the conventional manner......
SHARING YOUR LOVE OF CROCHET Teaching Guide Most crocheters learn from someone else — a parent, grandparent or friend. Even if there were no how-to books, the art of crochet would flourish down through the generations. Here are some suggestions from experienced teachers that will help you get started. You can teach anyone — women, men, teens and young children from about 6 on up. You can even share the skill without sharing a language. Get them started by learning just the basics — the chain, single and double crochet stitches. Last Minute Crochet Gifts: 30 Fast & Free Patterns To Make Now! Don’t panic – you can still have that handmade holiday or birthday, and do some stash busting while you’re at it! Here are some great last minute crochet gifts, each of which takes less than 200 yards of yarn! Crochet Gifts For Kids: Sparky the Monster by Stacey Trock, for Knitting Fever: There are all sorts of monsters here to make, and they are all adorable.
Crochet Tutorial: Yo-Yo Puff Have you ever fascinated with the fabric yo-yo puffs to make this and this and this and this? If you can crochet, I have a crochet version to make those yo-yo puffs!!!! As you may notice, this is not a normal crochet circular shape, it is a real double layer yo-yo puff just like the fabric version. Crafty Elements: Easy Shrug Pattern Easy Shrug Pattern It is worked up and down. I used H hook with worsted weight yarn.