Bernat Handicrafter yarn is an absolute favourite of mine. I always have some in my yarn stash and love the bright and fun colours that are available. It’s also one of my regular “go to” yarns that I use when designing my patterns. I’ve compiled a list of creative crochet projects that use Bernat Handicrafter to help inspire and get those crafty crochet ideas flowing…Continue reading
When I learned how to crochet the bobble stitch, it immediately became a favourite. The pop of texture was so fun and it created such a great appeal to make projects stand out. Today I’m sharing a round up of crochet patterns that use the bobble stitch. There is a wonderful mixture of ideas and inspiration. I hope you find something to add to your crochet list. Check them out below:Continue reading
Brrr! The chilly air has settled in. Have you been crocheting cozy wearables to keep you nice and warm? I’ve put together a list of free head band patterns of various styles and designs for you to check out. Don’t forget to save this list to your favourite crochet Pinterest board!Continue reading
This year especially, it’s nice to spread some extra cheer to others. Sharing positive thoughts and a little “I’m thinking of you” token would be a special and meaningful way to connect with those you might not be able to normally visit with. How lovely it would be for a special friend, neighbour or community member to find a sweet little handmade gift on their doorstep or in their mailbox.
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One of my favourite Christmas traditions is hanging up the stockings. We didn’t have a fireplace growing up so we hung them up on the banister. Every Christmas morning we would find them sitting on the sofa, taken down and filled with treats from Santa. It was always so magical and exciting. Christmas stockings can be extra personal, made to reflect the person they belong to. Classic, modern, simple, bold with texture…there are so many options to make them unique.
I’ve compiled a collection of 15 free Christmas stocking patterns to crochet. Will you be making one (or more perhaps?) Check them out below:Continue reading
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:Continue reading
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.Continue reading
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.Continue reading
We are heading into March soon and for a lot of people, the chilly winter air and snowy grey days are still hanging around. Why not add some colour and creative designs into your home décor to brighten things up and bring some (hopefully) early spring vibes.
I’ve compiled a list of 10 free crochet patterns for the home to help get you going. Let’s jump in!Continue reading
The holidays are in full swing and officially here. To help you with your gift giving ideas, I’ve compiled 10 free crochet patterns to inspire you in your holiday creations. Perhaps you’re looking for a present to give a teacher, neighbour or co-worker. Or maybe a special friend or family member who would love and appreciate a handmade item. There are lots of creative and fun ideas to share so let’s begin:Continue reading