How to hold yarn for Crocheting, and Continental Knitting, two ways. Also, what is crochet tension? This post contains affiliate links for LoveCrafts. If you make a purchase by clicking on them, I make a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks for your support! After you’ve made a slip knot on your… Read more
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I am currently working on a project that uses this technique – a great technique I have used in the past that pretty much forces you to weave in your ends as you go, and avoids having a bunch of granny squares sitting around that you will have to sew together later. For this tutorial,… Read more
Oops! Thought this was scheduled to be released this past Friday. Guess I forgot to reschedule after I edited… I am working a project to be shared over at The Stitchin Mommy, and have shared this here as part of that project. This is a fun little square that can be used in many ways… Read more
I recently was working a project that required many color changes. Typically, I would fasten off at every color change and weave in my ends because I just wasn’t happy with the other techniques, but I wasn’t in the mood to weave in all these ends this particular time so after playing around with it… Read more
How to crochet a flat circle and keep a straight seam the easy way! This technique works no matter your stitch pattern as long as you are increasing in the round.
How to crochet a granny square with photo tutorial – a very easy, beginner crochet tutorial for a classic stitch pattern that can be used for many projects!
About a month ago, I posted a free crochet pattern on How to Crochet a Solid Granny Square. It has been my most popular post yet, gaining over 500 views in the first month! WOW! Today, I am back to share with you the rest of the lapghan I made for my boyfriend, Chad’s, mom,… Read more
Do your hands and/or fingers hurt or ache? Mine usually hurt or ache on and off, but lately it has been a constant pain day in and day out. This pain is so frustrating because my heart really wants to crochet, but my hands prevent me from doing so. The pain and aching leads to… Read more
Earlier this week, for Three King’s Day, I worked up this mug cozy, and a matching Slanted Shell Coaster to give as a gift to my co-workers. As promised, here is the free crochet pattern, complete with an invisible crochet and sewing on a button tutorial. Enjoy! Materials: – Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn… Read more
Yesterday, I posted on a Mug Cozy and Coaster Gift Set, which I gave to each of my co-workers on Three King’s Day. As promised, here is the free pattern for the Slanted Shell Coasters. Tomorrow, you will find the free pattern for the Slanted Shell Mug Cozy. Materials: – Worsted Weight Cotton… Read more