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The Gingham Granny Square – Crochet Square of the Month February 2018

The Gingham Granny Square – Crochet Square of the Month February 2018

For this month’s crochet square pattern, I was inspired by the gingham pattern you see used for many blankets. I love the neat and geometrical look, and how it makes me think of country homes and picnics. I’ve seen many granny square blankets that create […]

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 involve 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 […]

Floral Granny Square Crochet Pattern

Floral Granny Square Crochet Pattern

Since I’ve started this site my head has been spinning with ideas for things to crochet, from slippers to cute and cuddly amigurumis, to tote bags, to blankets. The one thing that I keep coming back to is granny squares. I just love granny squares, they […]

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 […]