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Tutorials for Crochet Beginners!How To's . News . Video Tutorials
Hi Everyone! Happy Almost. Spring! The sun is shining brightly here in South Central Wisconsin!! Kinds of chilly today but the weekend looks like it will be great – 50’s Read more
The “Becky” Cowl!!!How To's . Patterns-Cowls . Patterns-Scarves
There are times when I want to wear a big, long, bulky scarf or cowl. Then there are times when I want a small, neck-hugging cowl the is easy to Read more
Have You Tried the “Jacob’s Ladder” Crochet Stitch Yet?How To's . News . Patterns-Cowls . Patterns-Scarves
I recently ran across this beautiful stitch called the “Jacob’s Ladder” crochet stitch. It looks so cool and gives a project such a wonderful look and texture! Well, after working Read more
This Week’s Video Tutorial – The “Suzette” StitchBlankets and Afghans . How To's . Patterns - Blankets and Afghans . Patterns-Cowls . Patterns-Scarves
This week I’m focusing on the “Suzette” Stitch! This is a beautiful stitch, is very versatile and is really easy!! It is also called the “Thicket” Stitch. Whatever name you Read more
“Half Double Crochet” Winter Set – Free Wristwarmers PatternHow To's . Patterns - Gloves, Mittens, Wristwarmers, Fingerless Gloves . Video Tutorials
Here is the fourth piece to my new 4-piece winter set, featuring Premier “Puzzle” yarn (#5 weight) and the half double crochet stitch! These are the wristwarmers. Now in this Read more
“Half Double Crochet” Winter Set – Free Earwarmer PatternEarwarmers . How To's . Patterns - Hats - Adult Women . Patterns-Hats . Video Tutorials
The Half Double Crochet Headwarmer is the third piece in the four-piece winter set using the half double crochet stitch. Super simple yet elegant, and warm, you will really like Read more
“Half Double Crochet” Winter Set – Free Twisted Cowl PatternHow To's . Patterns-Cowls . Video Tutorials
The second piece to my “Half Double Crochet” Winter Set is the Twisted Cowl. It is just the perfect accessory to keep your neck warm from that cold winter wind, Read more
“Half Double Crochet” Winter Set – Free Beanie PatternHow To's . Patterns - Hats - Adult Women . Patterns-Hats
Hi Everyone! I’m writing today from a very, very cold Central Wisconsin!! The last few nights we have reached -15 degrees and we barely get above zero each day. That Read more
Weekly Video Stitch Tutorial – “Baby Bobbles”Blankets and Afghans . How To's . Patterns - Blankets and Afghans . Video Tutorials
This week my highlighted video tutorial is for the “Baby Bobbles” Stitch. It is so easy and has such a lovely texture. I am including my video here so you Read more
Fleece Lining for Your Crochet Hats!!Fleece Linings for Hats . How To's . Patterns - Hats - Baby . Patterns - Hats - Children . Patterns-Hats
(This post contains “affiliate links”. Check my Disclosure page for more information.) To make my crochet children’s character and earflap hats even more cozy, I Read more
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