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The Granny Squared Crochet Top by 1DogWoof!

<b>The World's Least Boring Basic Shirt!</b> ChiWei from <b>1DogWoof</b> is back, and this time, she's bringing you<b> the world's most interesting basic shirt</b> (or at …

30 Spooky Halloween Door Decorations to Rock This Year

It may be a ways off before October 31, but as all you Halloween -obsessed already know, it’s never too early to start spook-ifying your home. Plus, a head start might be wise if you’re planning on decking out your home with DIY decorations . But before you can set up the greatest Halloween yard …

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How to Crochet Classic DC V-Stitch (Plus 3 Variations)

The V-stitch seems to be taking the crochet world by storm right now. It is a classic crochet stitch that is very easy to work. If you can crochet …

9 Delightful Knitting Patterns You Should Try Right Now

Cast on, and on, and on...<p>You're now a member of the coziest, kindest cult in existence.<p>First order of business: if you haven't already, sign up for an account on Ravelry. It's a social network, pattern database, and all-around home for people who dig yarn, and you'll only be able to access some of …

Twisted Double Crochet (and More Twisted Stitches!)

Recently I shared how to crochet Twisted Single Crochet Stitches – and that led to lots of people asking me if the twisted technique could be done …

13 IKEA Hacks Your Pets Will Appreciate

Living with pets offers a unique set of decor dilemmas. You want your furry friends to feel comfortable, but you also don’t love the idea of giant cat towers or dog crates taking up floor space in your living room. Fortunately, pets love a good IKEA hack just as much as we do, and the inexpensive …

Free Crochet Patterns You'll Love Crocheting | Interweave

• Home<br>• >• <b><br>200+ Free Crochet Patterns</b><p>200+ Free Crochet Patterns<p>If there’s one place to find some of the best free crochet patterns on the planet, it’s here …

Selecting images from the latest photoshoot for @insidecrochet with new photographer, wonderful @kirstenmavric Adore this shot. This is my little girl. Looking not so little. Crochet poncho by the fab @salenabacacrochet #crochet #poncho #kids #insidecrochet #photoshoot

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<b>The free Beaux Jestes Socks by Tracy St. John are a perfect stash busting project. These socks use small amounts of several colors of</b> …

How to make a crochet star

I thought for November’s crochet-along project we could make something with stars. A garland, an ornament, anything. Come back around November 27th …

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My name is Montse, and I’m the maker behind La Casa de Cotó – a small collection of handmade rugs, crochet puffs, pillows and blankets strongly influenced by the crafts of North Africa. I live and work in Barcelona, Spain, on the shores of the Mediterranean.<p>I studied graphic design and photography, …

How-To: Changing Colors with Standing Double Crochet

Change colors and switch yarn without the awkward look of a slip stitch and chain with this standing double crochet video and tutorial from Moogly!<p>Prefer images to video? Head over to Moogly to see step-by-step photos.

How-To: Vintage Fork Napkin Rings

Add handmade charm and quirky thrift store style to your next dinner party with this vintage fork napkin ring tutorial from Stefanie at Brooklyn Limestone.<p>Ready to make your own? Head over to Brooklyn Limestone to see the full how-to!

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How-To: Rainbow Crocheted Nesting Baskets

In the market for pretty storage solutions? Check out this rainbow crocheted nesting baskets tutorial from CraftTuts+.<p>Ready to make your own? Grab your crochet hooks and head on over to CraftTuts+ to see the full how-to!

New Knitting Videos from The Purl Bee

We all love the beautiful and well-written patterns and projects from The Purl Bee, but now they’ve added one more reason deepen our collective craft crush: knitting video tutorials!<p>If a picture is a worth a thousand words, how many for a video? A whole lot! Which is why we are so thrilled to …

How-To: 5-Minute Sparkle Pumpkin

Got 5 minutes? Then you’ve got time to whip up this whimsical no-carve sparkle pumpkin from Alexa at iLoveToCreate!<p>Ready to get a jump on your Halloween crafting? Head on over to iLoveToCreate to see the full tutorial!

Free Crochet Pattern...Lemon Balm Button Cowl

The Lemon Balm Button Cowl is a pretty and easy to crochet neck wrap. Its simple construction of double crochet stitches is finished off with a …

African Flower Pattern

I’ve gotten so many compliments, questions, and pattern requests lately about the motif up there in the center of my blog header that I thought I …

How-To: Crocheted Rag Rug

Fabric scraps getting out of control? Use them up in a way that’s both beautiful and useful with this fantastic crocheted rag rug tutorial that Diane from CraftyPod shared on Ehow!<p>Making rag rugs dates back to the 1800s, when thrifty homemakers would reuse old clothes and fabric scraps as floor …

How-To: Invisible No-Knot Crochet Finish

Hate obvious knots in completed crochet projects? End your work without extra bulk with this invisible crochet finishing technique from Playin’ Hooky Designs.<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Playin’ Hooky Designs to see how it’s done.

How-To: Chainless Foundation for Single Crochet

Does the idea of starting a new crochet project with a foundation chain make you want to give up before you’ve even gotten started? You’ll definitely want to check out this chainless foundation method for single crochet from Maggie’s Crochet!<p>I’ve got good news for left-handed crafters too: In both …

How-To: Crocheted Mesh Bag with Contrasting Color Handles

Add a little color to your next shopping trip with this handy crocheted mesh bag with contrasting color handles from Stephanie at All About Ami.<p>Want to make one of your own? Head on over to All About Ami to see how it’s done!<p>[Via CraftGawker]