The standing treble crochet is my favorite way to do the first treble of a row/round. Doing chains only makes the stitch too thin, doing chains and a tr in the first stitch is too bulky. This method is perfect! Starting point: Insert hook into stitch, YO, pull up a loop, YO, pull thru 2. Continue reading “Standing Treble Crochet Stitch”
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Lazy Loops Pillow
It’s time for something new – I don’t think I’ve ever released a PILLOW pattern before! This pattern is great for two reasons. 1 – You get to practice the loop stitch. If you don’t know what the loop stitch is, or how to do it, go HERE and you can find the FREE tutorialContinue reading “Lazy Loops Pillow”
Welcome to the picture tutorial for the Loop Stitch! Every once in a while I feel the need to release a picture tutorial for a crochet stitch or an aspect of crochet. Today, inspired by the Lazy Loops Pillow, I give you a photo tutorial for the Loop Stitch! Insert hook into stitch. Wrap yarnContinue reading “Loop Stitch”
Today there’s 6 inches of snow on the ground, and yet I’ve been in a spring mood for a month. So because of that, the Hibiscus Sunhat has been born! This fun sunhat works up quickly, and the lacy flowers add beautiful detail. What’s more, with small tight stitches (think amigurumi), the brim of thisContinue reading “Hibiscus Sunhat”
Janet’s Tessellation Cowl
Today I’d like to introduce you to Janet’s Tessellation Cowl. This lovely two-tone tessellation cowl is lightweight and perfect for a fall day. Worked in the waistcoat stitch, this cowl mimics knit, and makes the colorwork crisp and neat. This cowl was a gift for my mother-in-law, Janet, so you can see how imaginative IContinue reading “Janet’s Tessellation Cowl”
Bumpy Beanie – A FREE KNIT hat pattern!!
Hey all! This is a very special post – not only is it free, but it’s my very first KNIT post!!! You all know that crochet is first love, but my friends, I’m slightly addicted to knitting now. I love that it works up fairly fast in chunky yarn, I love that it doesn’t leaveContinue reading “Bumpy Beanie – A FREE KNIT hat pattern!!”
It’s finally time for the final installment of the Seasonal Selection! The Winter Solstice is about a month overdue, but it’s now ready for release! This textured DK pullover is the perfect winter sweater! With the snowflake collar it’s perfect for seasonal wear, but it’s also non-denominational for after the holidays, too. The snowflake designsContinue reading “Winter Solstice”
This quick and easy garland is perfect for trimming the mantle or trimming the tree! Below you’ll find the full FREE pattern for this quick and beautiful garland, with full picture tutorial. If you’d like to see more patterns from me and would like to support my small business, you can also get this patternContinue reading “Snowflake Garland”
Double Diamond Unisex Adult Pullover
This unisex sweater is the perfect blend of modern simplicity in the yoke and lower body, and bold texture in the fun diamonds. It’s the perfect everyday pullover! The intricate diamond pattern in two contrasting colors is eye-catching and the sweater has a straight-body silhouette, perfect for every body type! And the best part: there’sContinue reading “Double Diamond Unisex Adult Pullover”
Windows to the Soul – A Mommy and Me SET!!
With fun cutouts in a lovely wave pattern, this top is sure to be a staple in your fall and winter wardrobes! The simple hdc bodice works up fast, and is form fitted, for every body type! This yoke top blouse works up seamlessly, and the simple body stitches work up nice and fast. You canContinue reading “Windows to the Soul – A Mommy and Me SET!!”