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7 Free Fruit Crochet Patterns Perfect for Summer

7 Free Fruit Crochet Patterns Perfect for Summer

Summer is here! That means it’s getting too warm to be sitting inside covered in blanket projects, so I’ve been starting to look for smaller summery projects that won’t make me melt away underneath them. And nothing says summer like watermelons, lemons, and pineapples! So […]

Alpine Beanie Crochet Pattern

Alpine Beanie Crochet Pattern

Last weekend, I was lucky enough to go skiing with my friends. Even though it’s almost spring, the log cabin, the open fire and the snow outside inspired me to create this (kinda retro) beanie crochet pattern.       I never used to be […]

Barefoot in the Grass Slipper Socks Crochet Pattern

Barefoot in the Grass Slipper Socks Crochet Pattern

Many years ago I had a dream that I would get a tattoo. It was on the side of my foot, and it pictured blades of grass and daisies so that it looked like I was standing barefoot in the grass. I woke up and […]

Cute Soap Cozy Crochet Pattern for Beginners

Cute Soap Cozy Crochet Pattern for Beginners

When I was a crochet newbie, I was always looking for quick and easy crochet patterns. I wanted to make pretty things, but also see results quickly. I made many scarves, but they took me forever. Then I moved on to fingerless gloves (to go […]

Quick and Easy Crochet Patterns for Beginners – A Slippin’ Stitch Roundup

Quick and Easy Crochet Patterns for Beginners – A Slippin’ Stitch Roundup

The best part of learning to crochet is to finish a piece and marvel at the fact that you created something out of a string! I work on a computer all day, so the fact that I had created something real with my hands was […]

The Cherry Pop Key Chain Crochet Pattern

The Cherry Pop Key Chain Crochet Pattern

I’m currently working on a whole bunch of bigger projects, like blankets and comfy pants that will take a while to complete. So Friday night, I was looking for a quick and fun project that I could complete in an evening. I always aim to […]

The Watermelon Burst Scarf – Corner to Corner Crochet Pattern

The Watermelon Burst Scarf – Corner to Corner Crochet Pattern

Corner to Corner (C2C) is excellent to create all sorts of motifs. Thanks to its blocks you can basically crochet any image that has been broken down into squares, or pixels for the digital generation. If you don’t know how to do Corner 2 Corner […]

How to crochet the Summer Breeze Laptop Case

How to crochet the Summer Breeze Laptop Case

My favourite crochet patterns are the simple ones. Those that don’t involveĀ much counting, or end weaving or increasing or decreasing, or any of those evil shenanigans. I found that the trick to making a simple crochet project into something great is choosing the right stitch […]

How to Crochet a Beanie – This Super Easy Pattern is perfect for Beginners

How to Crochet a Beanie – This Super Easy Pattern is perfect for Beginners

When I started crocheting I got stuck on the scarf stage for about a year. I could do rows of things but didn’t really dare to venture into deeper waters. The words “increase” and “decrease” scared the living hell out of me and made me […]