Crochet Christmas Ornament Round Up – 2020

The holiday season is a wonderful time to share handmade items with others. It’s such a warm and lovely feeling to give gifts that were made with someone special in mind. Why not create a decorative ornament to hang up around the house, on the tree or attach to a gift? Check out some great ideas below:

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Any Occasion Crochet Garland – Free Pattern

Today’s pattern checks off a whole bunch of features that will definitely spark your creative side. It’s a great stash buster project because you can use whatever worsted weight yarn you have on hand…and it uses very little! It can also be customized and personalized to any decor or occassion and it works up super fast. I’ve had a lot of fun with this pattern and I hope you do too! Continue reading below to find out all the details:

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How To Crochet A Granny Square Christmas Stocking

Granny squares are a classic pattern that can hold a lot of memories and nostalgia for people, especially when combined with Christmas decor. My own granny square Christmas stocking was made by my Nana when I was a baby and I still use it. They can add a beautiful vintage vibe to your celebrations and make great gifts for family and friends. Today I’m sharing a tutorial on how to make your own granny square Christmas stocking. Let’s jump right in…

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Super Cozy Ear Warmer – Free Pattern

There’s a definite chill in the air and that means it’s time to bring out all the thick and cozy yarn for crochet projects. I have a great pattern for you that works up quickly and has a beautiful textured design. If you can create a chain, single crochet and double crochet, you can make this. Check it out!

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Mini Whimsy Rainbow – Free Crochet Pattern

I’m so excited to share this little rainbow pattern with you. It’s a bit of magic, happy and fun all stitched up together creating a sweet little ornament that fits in the palm of your hand. It takes less than one hour to complete and is a fantastic stash buster project so use whatever yarn you have on hand. Also, this pattern is so easy to personalize, you can make it however you want with whatever colours you want. Surprise a friend with Mini Whimsy Rainbow to send some happy vibes their way and let them know you’re thinking of them. Find the free pattern and all the details below:

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How To Use A Back Stitch In Crochet

The back stitch is a common feature found in embroidery and sewing. It’s also very simple to use within crochet projects and can create a beautiful effect and add embellishment to your patterns. Today I’m sharing a tutorial on how to use this stitch within your crochet and provide some examples on how it could be used.

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8 Free Halloween Crochet Projects – 2020 Round Up

Halloween is just around the corner and even though it might be celebrated a little differently this year, it can still be fun to add some spooky decor and projects to your crochet list. I’ve compiled a list of 8 free crochet patterns that can be completed in under 1 hour, if you’re wanting to hook up some Halloween themed projects.

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Suzette Stitch – Crochet Tutorial

The suzette stitch a a beautiful way to add some eye catching texture to your next crochet project. This written tutorial also includes photos to help explain stitch placements and provide a clear visual of how the swatch looks while working up the rows. Don’t forget to check out project ideas at the end! Let’s learn how to make the suzette stitch together.

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Jump Into Fall With Free Crochet Patterns

For many crocheters, fall is a peak time for working on projects. The cozy patterns start to come out, the bold and vibrant colours of the season take over, and the cool autumn temperatures start to sneak in. I’ve put together a list of 12 free crochet patterns that are perfect for the changing season. There’s something for everyone so grab your hook and check out all the wonderful fall pattern ideas. Below, you’ll find a direct link back to the designers blog containing the pattern as well as a link to their associated Instagram feed.

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Beyond the Square: Crochet Motifs by Edie Eckman

Crochet Book Review

Do you have a collection of crochet books? I have slowly been building up my own little library of crochet resources. Having a variety of books on hand can definitely spark some inspiration when you need a bit of a creative push. We’ve all been there…wanting to crochet but not having an idea what to make. Motifs to the rescue!

Beyond the Square: Crochet Motifs by Edie Eckman has been a wonderful book to have on my shelf and I’ve recommended it to other crocheters. Let me share why you should add this book to your own collection.

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