Tag: stash busters

18″ Doll Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

What started out as an idea for a preemie blanket, turned into an 18″ doll blanket when I didn’t begin with a long enough chain.  I hate frogging projects, so I went with it.  When I had done a few rows I realized it would…

Tunisian Crochet Sampler Scarf Crochet-A-Long

Is anyone up for a CAL?  I’m working on a sampler scarf done in basic tunisian stitches, and I thought it would make for a great, learn as you go, crochet a long. If you think you might be interested just let me know when…

St. Patrick’s Day Irish Flag Cowl – Free Crochet Pattern

With colder temps still here, and St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, now is the perfect time to use up some thicker yarn and make a cozy cowl. Using the colors orange, green and white reminded me of an Irish Flag. The Irish Flag…

Basketweave Afghan Square Crochet Pattern

I love the basketweave stitch.  It is so versatile and can be adjusted to be bigger or smaller weaves.  I had to make a 12″ afghan square for my Baker’s Dozen group on Ravelry, so I decided to make one using the basket weave stitch.…

Mesh Headband – Free Crochet Pattern

This pattern works up quick, and is fairly easy providing you know how to do a treble (tr) crochet.  If not, don’t worry, there are instructions on how to do the stitch. Finished Size:  Fits Child – Adult   Materials: H Sugar ‘n Cream Cotton 1…

Fall Pumpkin Leaf – Free Crochet Pattern

I had a request (thank you Robin) for a pumpkin leaf crochet pattern to go with my pumpkin hat pattern.  Because I tried so hard to get my pumpkin stem to look ‘real’, I figured I would do the same with the leaf.  Not as…

>Crocheted Wildflowers

>Yarnbombing is such a touchy topic.  Most are either for it, or against it.  There are very few that are middle of the road.  With that being said, I found the perfect yarn bombing project . . . . . No one will be offended…

Citrus Spray Afghan Square

Update: Please note that I wrote this post long before I knew how to successfully convert UK stitches to US stitches.  I am leaving the pattern up for those in a similar situation, that are just starting out and don’t have the US version or…

>Out of Yarn…..Again!!!

>For those that read my post last week (click here) about always running out of yarn…..well, it has happened again! For those that missed it, I’ll give you a quick recap.  My goal for 2011 was to use up my yarn stash.  I’m calling it…

Afghan Square Crochet Pattern

***This may be Jan Eaton’s ‘Tricolor Square’ pattern from 200 Crochet Blocks.  If you read below, I did state the pattern had major errors and I couldn’t read it. I wrote up my directions from a pic, and also adjusted it to the size I…