Gleeful Things Free Crochet & Sewing Pattern: Floral Fringe Bag Tutorial March 19, 2014 Did you know that March is National Craft Month?! Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores invited me to create a project tutorial to share with you for the occasion! They gave me four themes to choose from (floral, nautical, geometric and vivid orchid) and I went with the floral theme because it’s perfect for Spring! Jo-Ann makes spring crafting easy during National Craft Month with a $5 off $25 or more purchase coupon and a spring crafting inspiration website. How to read a crochet pattern HOW TO READ A Crochet PATTERN The first step in learning how to read a crochet pattern is to learn the terms and abbreviations. I have most of the terms, abbreviations and stitch instructions on my Crochet Basics Page.Once you familiarize yourself with these terms reading patterns will be much easier for you.
My Patterns « Wendy's Knitch Email me for pattern support. I will try to help you the best I can regarding my patterns. For general knitting instruction, I highly recommend KnittingHelp.com. The information is extensive and well presented through videos – it’s where I learned to knit, and I consult it first if I have any problems. Getting started with Last Dance on the Beach CAL – It's all in a Nutshell No, it’s not time to start the Scheepjes CAL Last Dance on the Beach just yet, but it is time to get ready for it. This CAL is very special because it’s designed by 12 different designers and in loving memory of Wink, but at the same time this very special feature of 12 designers also means special challenges. To make life as easy as possible during this CAL, do yourself a favor and READ the tips and tricks and MAKE a gauge swatch. I know this sounds belittling, but I am saying this for a reason.
Wickerwork Mitts ~ Crochet Pattern and Phototutorial Even after 19 winters in Wisconsin, I'm still learning how to keep warm during the chilly months. This year's lesson: cover the pulse points! Not all the sweaters in the world will help if one's neck and wrists are bare. Free Crochet Patterns by Category - 19,000+ Free Crochet Patterns plus Knit Patterns Crochet Patterns Knitting Patterns Sewing Patterns Cross Stitch Patterns Quilt Patterns Yarn Stores Search for: in: Free Crochet Pattern Categories (over 19,000 free patterns!) Lark Song Knits » Blog Archive » FREE Baby/Toddler Vest Pattern There is something about babies in … Last week’s project is finally finished, along with a smaller version (top photo). I had originally worked up a 12-18 month sized pattern to fit tricky kiddo #4 (above), but thought a 3-6 month size would be great for baby shower gifts and such, too.
Love To Be In Stitches Grinch Wreath Just in time for Christmas! I am posting my Grinch wreath pattern for you to enjoy. If you find any errors or have any questions, please let me know If you use Ravelry, please be sure to add your finished item and you can even share them with me on Facebook ( ) Various Adulations About Life, Screencapped → Anonymous → Hi Jad, are you married? :D Throwback: Grandfathers Here's one for the menfolk! The ripple stitch is a tried and true favorite. Since men despise “holey” stitches, working a ridged sc in a chevron pattern with 3 different manly colors, can please the most discriminating male in your life. Masculine Ripple Stitch Afghan Copyrighted by Maria Merlino 2007 Personal use only Materials: How to knit toy balls Toy Balls Judy O’Brien Adapted from Deck the Balls, Kalamazoo Knits Requirements: Left-over sock yarn
Sophie's Universe CAL 2015 Hello and Welcome to the Sophie’s Universe CAL 2015. You have no idea how excited (and how nervous) I am about this CAL. I hope that you will enjoy making this blanket with us. May you learn lots of new stitches and make many, many good friends along the way! Those of you who followed the Block a Week CAL 2014 will know that the CAL (crochet-along) was hosted by the Official CCC Social Group on Facebook (you have to be logged into Facebook in order to access the link to the group).