Free Crochet Patterns

Crochet Pattern: Snowflake Mug Cozy

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on October 16th, 2014 by Amy Lynn Yarbrough – 5 Comments
The cool days are coming, or already here for some, which means that hot tea in the morning is even more necessary than before, or so we tea drinkers would have you believe. Mug cozies are the funnest way to accessorize your mug because you can design them any way you might choose. There are a handful of ways to make them, but all are very simple and enjoyable. Here is one using some simple stitches and some wintry embellishments! The pattern is made to fit an average size mug, but squeeze it over a taller mug and you might like it just as well. Snowflake Mug Cozy

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Crochet Pattern: Spiral Flower

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on October 11th, 2014 by Candace – 5 Comments
Spiral flowers are quick and easy to make and look great as an accent for a wide variety of projects. If you’re a fan of big buttons like I am, this flower is a good substitute. The flower is made base first, then petals, but it is all in one piece. It’s worked from the center to the edge then back again. crochet_spiral_flower

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Crochet Pattern: Tunisian Heart Coaster

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on October 4th, 2014 by Candace – 1 Comment
Protect your tables from unsightly rings and show your guests they’re welcome to get comfortable with this simple square coaster. The easy eyelet pattern and minimal increasing and decreasing makes it suitable for Tunisian crochet novices. crochet_tunisian_heart_coaster

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15 Free Crochet Appliqués!

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns, Fun Ramblings on October 2nd, 2014 by Caissa "Cami" McClinton – Be the first to comment

I love the idea of crocheting appliques because they are quick and satisfying. I have seen a number of them on different items for babies and children. They look great on everything from onesies to sweaters to jumpers! Appliques can also be a great way to spruce up a tote bag. It is a wonderful way to add a quick, handmade touch to birthday or holiday gift.
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Crochet Pattern: Beaded Eyewear Retainer

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 30th, 2014 by Amy Lynn Yarbrough – 10 Comments
With crochet thread and seed beads, this eyewear retainer will keep your glasses handy with personality. The fine chains of crochet hold the straps on the earpiece without the need of rubber to keep them in place. Experimenting with size hook and thread will give you different results, if you prefer a thinner strap. Don’t forget to add more chains if using smaller thread. Enjoy this pattern and let me know your ideas! Beaded Eyewear Retainer

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Crochet Pattern: Pop-Out Flower

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 29th, 2014 by Candace – 1 Comment
Flowers are fun and easy to crochet, and they can be used on almost anything. You can use this open-petal flower as an embellishment, or you can link up a bunch of them to make a fun garland or scarf. Try one on a plain bag, beanie, or hair clip, especially in contrasting colors and watch your project pop! crochet_pop-out_flower

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Crochet Pattern: Chunky Chain Scarf

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 20th, 2014 by Amy Lynn Yarbrough – 3 Comments
Sometimes the easiest projects are the most enjoyable to make because of their simplicity. This scarf is a great way to show off your favorite chunky yarn, as well as work with a super large hook for a change. The scarf in the picture was made with Hometown USA in colors Washington Denim and Dallas Grey, both wonderful colors from a lovely yarn. For an extra chunky scarf, double the amount of chains. You can also add more chains, and knots, to give it your own personal flair. As always, have fun! Chunky Chain Scarf

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Crochet Pattern: Open Tunisian Scarf

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 18th, 2014 by Candace – 1 Comment
Light, airy scarves are great for fall weather, and this skinny Tunisian crochet scarf with a natural bias fits the bill with its open pattern and lightweight yarn. This pattern requires familiarity with basic Tunisian crochet as well as the Tunisian double crochet and Tunisian bar stitches. crochet_open_tunisian_scarf

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Crochet Pattern: Giselle Necklace

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 13th, 2014 by Amy Lynn Yarbrough – 6 Comments
Like its predecessor (the Giselle Earrings) this necklace exhibits charm and delicacy on its wearer. Make it in your favorite crochet thread and complement it with your choice of beads. The beauty of this pattern is that it works up quick and easy. If you like, use a little craft glue to stiffen the ends of the thread to prevent fraying after wear. Giselle Necklace1

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Crochet Pattern: Square Coaster

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on September 6th, 2014 by Candace – Be the first to comment
Coasters make great beginners’ projects because of their simplicity and the near-instant gratification. If you’re looking for quick and easy (and useful and square), give this pattern a try, and feel free to pour yourself a cool drink afterward. crochet_square_coaster

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