Free Crochet Patterns

Crochet Pattern: Ridged Hair Bow

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 27th, 2011 by Candace – 6 Comments
If there’s a little girl in your life or you just want to express your inner child, this darling bow will add a touch of girlish innocence to any outfit. It’s quick, easy and fun to make, and in no time, you can have one in every color. It also works as a pretty little introduction to post stitches and how they can be used to add texture to your work. This bow can be worn on a clip or an elastic to control your hair with style. Crochet Ridged Hair Bow

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Crochet Pattern: Delta Soap Saver

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 25th, 2011 by Claire Ortega-Reyes – 7 Comments
Spa products are typically pricey-but in reality you can make your own! One of my favorites are soap savers. They actually save you money by making the most of soap bars, make sure your soap doesn’t jump out of your hands, and also give you extra exfoliation. The great news is, they are easy to make! Rachel has already shared some fantastic patterns: 5 Simple Soap Savers and Absolutely Easy Soap Saver. These patterns use medium weight yarn; and so I decided to try my hand on a thread version.

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Crochet Pattern: Bookworm Bookmark

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 24th, 2011 by Emilee Gettle – 11 Comments
It’s hard to believe that summer is winding down. Since it’s back to school time, I thought a bookmark would be the perfect project. This little bookworm will keep your place in the latest read or textbook. You can make him as short or long as you want. You could also make each little medallion, that makes up his wiggly body, a different color. I’m going to use this same little worm as an applique on baby blankets and toddler shirts too. This little guy is so versatile and a snap to make! There are a million and one variations and A+ applications. Have fun!

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Crochet Pattern: Regal Cuffs

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 18th, 2011 by Claire Ortega-Reyes – 19 Comments
Wearing cuffs is a great way to extend your wardrobe, and keep your wrists and hands warmer too. 

Fast and easy, simple yet feminine, the Regal Cuffs have a stretchy main body that hugs the wrists (no need to bother with closures) and a shell edging that looks like a royal crown.

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Crochet Pattern: Mini Sun Hat Keychain

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 17th, 2011 by Candace – 10 Comments
Here’s a great project for a constant reminder of summer. This cute keychain is easy, quick, and fun to make. It’s a great instant gratification project that will go everywhere you do once it’s finished. Crochet Mini Sun Hat Keychain

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Crochet Pattern: Crossbody Pocket Purse

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on August 12th, 2011 by Emilee Gettle – 21 Comments
This super simple project is the perfect purse to keep in your large bag. If you need a few dollars to run in the store, throw on this little crossbody beauty and you’ll have what you need without a backache from carrying a large purse for those quick errands. They also work great for simple gifts and can be stashed away for the holidays. My daughter especially enjoys keeping a few of these little purses handy for her dolls and play money. Whenever we go to town, she has to bring her own pocket purse and be just like mommy!

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Crochet Pattern: Tapestry Crochet Hot Pad

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on July 30th, 2011 by A Guest Writer – 8 Comments
A Guest Post by Linda Cee.

Have you ever wanted to try tapestry crochet while crocheting in the round? Here’s a neat hot pad pattern to try out! Worked in 2 colors, this pattern creates a unique design. You’ll need a basic knowledge of how to change colors in crochet and how to carry the yarn in your work. For an extra thick and sturdy hot pad, make 2 of the circles and crochet them together when you’re done.

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Crochet Pattern: Shelly Sash

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on July 27th, 2011 by Claire Ortega-Reyes – 9 Comments
This versatile piece can be worn a number of ways: a traditional headband, a hippie headband, a sash, a scarflette, a hair tie–the possibilities are endless. Plus, the simple repetitive pattern allows you to make it as long or as short as you wish. 

Skill Level: crochet skill level easy

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Crochet Pattern: Emerald Drops Bracelet

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on July 20th, 2011 by Claire Ortega-Reyes – 6 Comments
This easy-to-crochet bracelet features a crocheted toggle clasp and diamond motifs–all made in one go! Made with crochet thread, you can make this in an array of colors to make quick gifts for loved ones. 

Skill Level: crochet skill level easy

Finished size: 7.5″ long (fits most adult wrists)

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Crochet Pattern: X Marks The Spot Placemat

Posted in Free Crochet Patterns on July 5th, 2011 by Claire Ortega-Reyes – 12 Comments
This is a nice lacy, openwork placemat that will impress family and friends when you invite them over! Make your own set of crocheted placemats in any color you want. You’ll also save money since you can crochet these using cheap cotton or acrylic yarn.

Skill Level: crochet skill level easy

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