Alison Steck

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Loop Stitch Braid Baby Blanket Crochet pattern by HappyBerry Crochet

This blanket is so unique to my design process because I wanted to re-create Hairpin Lace braiding but with crochet. Such a simple concept, although …

Soft Granite Blanket

Okay, so you need a blanket, but you’ve only got one weekend to make it. Or, maybe you’ve got plenty of time, but you are new at crochet. Or, it’s …

Crochet Patterns

Crochet Patterns: Our Favorites<p>One of the things that I do to celebrate crochet designers at all stages of their career as well as to offer something …

Mandala

<b>1st Round</b>: start with a magic ring and work (1dc, ch1) 12x inside the ring, fasten off (12dc and ch1-spaces)<p><b>2nd Round</b> (new color): in every ch1-space …

Impossibly Teeny Tiny Crochet Animals To Melt Your Heart

Imagine your favorite teddy bear and or snuggly stuffed animal shrunken down to fit atop your fingertip, and you have the magical creations of Su …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Daisy Coaster - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Make these for the little girl in your life with the love of floral, or use them to adorn a table on your veranda or anywhere else. Flowers are …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Round Granny Coaster and Trivet Set - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

There’s a new pattern in the Crochet Spot Store! Inspired by a traditional crocheted granny square, this coaster and trivet set is crocheted in the …

Crochet

Blog Archive » How to Crochet Over Single Crochets in Rows - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Sometimes we can create different textures and effects by crocheting into unexpected places on our crochet fabric. This week we’ll focus upon how to …

Tutorials

Blog Archive » How to Crochet Over Single Crochets in a Circle - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

For this week’s tutorial, I’d like to riff on my last tutorial, How to Crochet Over Single Crochets in Rows by taking the same idea and working it in …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Santa Hat Toilet Paper Roll Cover - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

There’s a new pattern in the Crochet Spot Store! Requested by a reader, this pattern is a mini version of a Santa Claus hat that is specially …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Heart Gift Card Holder - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Can’t believe the holdiay season is already here. Where did the time go? Are you giving gift cards this holiday season? Make giving gift cards more …

Crochet

Blog Archive » How to Crochet: Backward Double Crochet - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Backward crochet stitches open up possibilities for variation in your crochet, and they are also convenient. Crocheting backward without turning is …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Vanilla Cream Infinity Scarf - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Winter has just begun and days of frosty weather are still ahead! So here’s another wintry pattern to keep you warm for the winter. It’s quite long, …

Crochet

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Comfy Snuggle Wrap - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

One of the best ways to show someone you care is by giving them something you have taken the time to make. That is exactly what I wanted to do by …

Crafting

Blog Archive » How to Crochet: Linked Double Treble Crochet (ldtr) - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

If you like using tall stitches but want a denser fabric, linked stitches will help you make the project you want. The linked double treble is just …

Blog Archive » How to Crochet: Foundation Linked Double Treble Crochet (Fldtr) - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Sometimes to get what you need in a project, you have to combine techniques. This tutorial will show you how to combine linked stitches and …

Blog Archive » Could I Be Allergic to Yarn!? - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Before you start writing me supportive notes of encouragement during my time of struggle, I feel I should mention that I am not actually allergic to …

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Drawstring Pouch - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Little crocheted pouches are unique and great for carrying valuables or just little things that are easily lost. This pouch is worked in the round …

Learn Embroidery With Helpful Stitch Instructions

01 of 32<p>The Back Stitch is a basic embroidery and sewing stitch used to produce a thin line of stitching, to outline shapes that will be filled with …

Sewing

Blog Archive » Crochet Pattern: Expanding Pentagon Motif - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

Have you ever tried crocheting a project with motifs of shapes other than squares? It can be challenging, especially when you’re not following an …

Crocheting

Crochet coasters sets, a perfect DIY gift

¡Hola a todas! <br>Hoy os mostramos tres juegos de 6 <b>posavasos a ganchillo</b>: un perfecto y <b>original regalo</b> totalmente <b>hecho a mano</b>. <br>Hi everyone! <i>Today we show</i> …

Dada's Place - Crochet wonderland

I finally finished my first granny square pillow, and I'm very happy with how it turned out. I previously posted the video tutorial for these …

SmoothFox's Tea For Two - Free Pattern

SmoothFox’s Tea For Two<p>Created by Donna Mason-Svara aka SmoothFox ©2011 Version 1.0<p>Hobby Lobby “I Love This Yarn” 4 ply medium worsted weight …

Dada's Place - Crochet wonderland

I finished this pillow several days ago, and I really like how it turned out. Love this beautiful pattern! Right now I'm working on another project …

Free Heart Crochet Pattern from Daisy Cottage Designs

This free heart crochet pattern is gorgeous, isn’t it? I just love the daisy in the center, the colors, and everything about it. Honestly, I planned …

Starring the Star Stitch

Hello!<p>Just a quick post today with a bit of info regarding the new blanket pattern I am making. It seems a few of you lovely readers liked the little …