This fun and easy C2C mug rug is great for using scraps of yarn, and the perfect piece to add to your living room, kitchen or dining room to house your favorite coffee and snack. This mug rug also works great as a mini washcloth, and as a doily for plants, candles and so much more! This is a beginner friendly series, and this mug rug is a great project to pair with watching your favorite TV show or movie, especially if you are working on a few for a gift. You don’t even have to count boxes if you don’t want to! You can use a soft tape measure to measure as you go.
Here is a collection of 50 free throw pillow crochet patterns perfect for decorating in the bedroom, living room and kids room throughout the year, and using a fun range of crochet techniques and stitch patterns as well!
I really strongly recommend this pattern and I hope you try it out yourself! It’s simple enough for relative beginners, if you’re willing to try a few times to get sections like the teeth or the toes correct. These can be as simple or as complex as you like, it’s up to your imagination! Give them as gifts, bring them to craft fairs, or just make one for your desk in your favorite colors. I’m so happy I tried it and I want everyone to have one.
This fun mosaic crochet mini stocking is so versatile – hang it from your mantel or staircase in classic stocking form or hang it from your tree as an ornament, use it as a gift card holder or to house silverware on the Christmas table, make a bunch for an advent calendar and so much more!
Animal Amigurumi Adventures Volume II features 15 super adorable amigurumi patterns with super clear and precise directions! Like all of Lauren Espy’s patterns, they are well-written with all the best details and clear photos. It was so difficult to choose which animal to make first, that I already made almost half of the animals in this book! I highly recommend you check out this adorable amigurumi book and get making right away!
This C2C Santa Coaster is worked in half double crochet boxes that is perfect for Christmas cocoa while you’re enjoying your favorite holiday movie! You can also use this little square as a mini washcloth, or large facial scrubbie.
I really enjoyed this pattern. It’s nice to find a free pattern for something small and quick, and end up with a highly useful (and cute!) item in the end. I love how my color-blocking came out, and I definitely recommend this pattern if you’re wanting to use up some stash cotton or even buy something new.
The pattern for Terry the Terrific Traffic Cone is no-sew and easy to follow. It works up quickly with well-written directions and pictures included throughout the pattern. The pattern includes two color variations and can be adapted to different weights of yarn. I love how easy this pattern is to work up, and I’m making a bunch to take along to my next market!
This month’s Yarn Crafts & Coffee finds include Spring, Summer and Christmas free and paid crochet patterns. A loopy yarn rug, granny square shadow box, macrame inspired crocheted plant holder, trendy chicken plush, flower motif granny square blanket and an adorable pig stuffie are just a few of the projects you’ll find in this collection!
There is something special about the classic, traditional granny square that always warms my heart! Let me show you how to turn a simple granny square into a Christmas ornament in 4 sizes!