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Single Crochet Thermal Stitch – A Quick Tutorial

Single Crochet Thermal Stitch

The Single Crochet Thermal Stitch is a variation on the basic Single Crochet that we all learned when we were first starting out. The unique thing about this stitch is that it gives you a double layer of single crochet …

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Tapestry Triangles Crochet Pillow

Tapestry Triangles Pillow Crochet Pattern

This Tapestry Triangles crochet pillow is worked in the round like a granny square, using single crochet through the back loop only. I love the geometric pattern trends that are everywhere at the moment and luckily crochet lends itself perfectly …

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11 Black and White Crochet Patterns

Black and White Crochet Patterns

Black and white is always on trend. Yes, black yarn can be a bit tricky to work with but if you can get past that then there are a host of really cute black and white crochet projects to turn …

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Peaches and Cream Crochet Child Vest – Free Pattern

Crochet Girls Vest Pattern / Ned & Mimi

This little crochet child vest is available in sizes 2-10 years and includes instructions on customising the length and shoulder strap width. It is a pretty, loose-fitting vest, and perfect for jazzing up any outfit for a fashion-loving little girl …

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11+ Crochet Pencil Case Patterns

11 Crochet Pencil Case Patterns

Crochet pouches and pencil cases have to be my absolute favourite way to use up yarn odds and ends. A cute pouch combines three of my favourite things: it’s quick to make, you can make it in any size that …

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Crochet Tank Top | Free Pattern

Crochet cotton top front

Nothing says “summer’s here!” quite like white cotton, and that is exactly what I’ve been working with for this crochet tank top pattern. The ‘Twinkle Tank’ is mainly simple double crochet with a special cross-over stitch repeat on alternating rows. …

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5 Best Crochet Stitch Dictionaries (for all levels)

5 Crochet Stitch Dictionaries

Having at least one good crochet stitch dictionary is pretty much essential for anyone who wants to design their own crochet patterns. But, even before I started to write and publish my own patterns, I often liked to tinker with …

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Crochet Zipper Pouch | Free Pattern

Crochet Zipper Pouch

This little crochet zipper pouch is the perfect size for storing crochet hooks, or it would make a cute pencil case, or mini make-up back to pop in your handbag too. This crochet zipper pouch uses one of my favourite …

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9 Quick, Easy (and Stylish!) Kitchen Crochet Patterns

9 kitchen crochet patterns roundup

One of my favourite things about crochet is that you can create all sorts of home decor projects, customised to match your own personal colour scheme. Here are my favourite kitchen crochet patterns; most of them are bitesize little projects …

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Spring To Life Crochet Baby Blanket | Free Pattern

Unisex Green Crochet Baby Blanket

This easy crochet baby blanket is gender neutral thanks to the gorgeous green color palette. It works up really quickly too, so it’s absolutely perfect for a last minute baby gift! Unisex Crochet Baby Blanket We are expecting a new …

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Crochet Throw Pillow (Free Pattern)

crochet throw pillow black and white

Black and white never goes out of fashion, right!? I’m no style expert but I do love the simplicity of anything monochrome. I am a bit of a magpie (who incidentally are also black and white!) when it comes to …

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Crochet Pattern: Two Cushions, One Heart

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My best friend Ann is getting married! So naturally, when thinking about a wedding gift for her and her husband-to-be, something crocheted was at the top of my list 🙂 I decided to make a pair of cushions for their …

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Crochet Heirloom Christening Shawl

This impressive looking Christening Shawl from the Crochet World archives is surprisingly manageable once you get into it. I did have a few false starts to get the pattern going but once I did it’s the same group of stitches …

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Round Crochet Rug with T-Shirt Yarn – Free Pattern

Round Crochet Rug with T-Shirt Yarn

This round crochet rug is created using super chunky t-shirt yarn so it is super quick to work up. And the free crochet pattern will show you an easy technique for creating a perfect circle every time! How to crochet …

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Crochet T-Shirt Yarn Striped Draft Excluder

T Shirt yarn draft excluder close up

It gets chilly here in Ireland during the winter and we have an annoying little gap at the bottom of our front door that does not help! So I whipped up a simple draft excluder to try to keep some …

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