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Compound Pocket Scarf

The Compound Pocket Scarf has alternating sections of crochet linen or moss stitch, and double crochet shells, making a fabric that is super comfortable to wear because it is so stretchy. You can make an extra long one like I did her so the wearer can wrap it around their neck, or go shorter if… Continue reading Compound Pocket Scarf

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Stripes Interrupted Fingerless Gloves

These are very easy to stitch, and even though you have two colors in each stripe, you are only stitching with one color at a time so there are no bobbins to juggle. Finished Size:8” tall x 8” in circumference at wrist and top, 10” in circumference at widest part of thumb gusset. Materials: Small… Continue reading Stripes Interrupted Fingerless Gloves

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Dara’s Hat to Crochet

Inspired by The Witcher - the tv show, not the video game or the book. I don’t know about you but I am obsessed with it -I am on my second watching of all the episodes and I am sure I will watch it again and again. As with any movie or tv series I… Continue reading Dara’s Hat to Crochet

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Encompass Cowl – Knit with Crochet Bobbles!

I love the look of bobbles in some knit accessories but find the process of knitting them tedious - back and forth, back and forth, on a teeny number of stitches every time you want one. Of course you could learn to knit backwards (yes that is a thing and yes it can help) but… Continue reading Encompass Cowl – Knit with Crochet Bobbles!

Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf Free Crochet Pattern on model
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Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf

Double-sided layers of front and back post treble crochets makes this scarf light to wear but incredibly warm. And the stitch pattern is completely reversible, making this stylish scarf look good from any angle! This post may contain affiliate links. I love to have a ton of scarves to choose from when I am heading… Continue reading Easy to Crochet Thermal Scarf

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Roll Brim Tunisian Toque

This is a super simple-to-stitch hat, using the beginner Tunisian crochet techniques of Tunisian Simple Stitch in one- and two-colors, and Tunisian Knit Stitch. It’s crocheted flat, then sewn up along one seam, and is a great use of partial skeins of worsted weight yarn you might have in your stash. It also makes great… Continue reading Roll Brim Tunisian Toque

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Stash Busting Crochet Christmas Ornaments

We all have scraps of yarn that are too large to throw out, but too small to do much with. So for my entry into the 2020 Holiday Stashdown CAL from our friends at CAL Central, I made this trio of ornaments using small amounts of Bulky, Worsted, and Fingering weight yarns. They are super… Continue reading Stash Busting Crochet Christmas Ornaments

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Simple to Crochet Halloween Wreath

Get your hooks and yarn out and get ready to make this spooooooooky, swirly wreath for you wall or door! There may be affiliate links in this post. Foam wreath supplied free of charge by Floracraft. Otherwise this post is not sponsored. This post is part of the CAL Central 2020 Halloween CAL! There are… Continue reading Simple to Crochet Halloween Wreath

Two Faced Scrubby free crochet pattern from HookedforLifePublishing.com
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Two-Faced Scrubbie

I love doing CALS with my friends at CAL Central! This is my entry in the 2020 Scrubbie CAL, the Two-Faced Scrubbie. Materials: Approximately 2 oz/90 yds worsted weight yarn (CYCA 4, Medium) in two colors. Model shown in Re-Up from Lion Brand Yarns, 1 skein each Raspberry (MC) and Cotton Candy (CC). Crochet hook… Continue reading Two-Faced Scrubbie

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Roy the Softie Rotary Cutter

Honestly I don’t know what possessed me! Perhaps it was the many long hours I have spent in the last few weeks sewing face masks, which certainly meant I was spending a lot of quality time with my rotary cutter. But when I was gently reminded it was my time to participate in the CAL… Continue reading Roy the Softie Rotary Cutter