Easy Crochet Mug Rug

Easy Crochet Mug Rug Have you ever crocheted a Mug Rug? They are fun and fast crochet projects that make for great little gifts – just pair them with a pretty mug and some gourmet tea. Mug Rugs are great to use on a side table or on your dinner table to protect the furniture and they add some softness and a comfort-feel to a usually hard surface. Coffee-drinkers and tea-drinkers alike love to use Mug Rugs! **UPDATE! – Now[Read more]

Crochet Tic-Tac-Toe

Crochet Game! Several years ago when I started teaching “Parent-Child” Crochet Workshops, I crocheted some games to have on hand during the workshops as a way for the new students to see all the different possibilities with crochet and give everyone a break from concentrating on learning to crochet. Recently I found this crocheted Tic-Tac-Toe game in my teaching supplies and thought it would be fun to share here on the blog. It works up really quickly and has a[Read more]

Crochet Heart Pillow

Crochet Heart Pillow When I saw the Red Heart Super Saver Metallic yarn in red I wanted to make a new Celtic Knot design in time for Valentine’s Day. I love how it is a pretty red with a matching red metallic strand wound around it. So, the Celtic Heart Pillow was born! Skill Level: Easy This crochet pattern uses simple stitches and very easy knot-weaving techniques. It is approximately 17″ x 17″. Where can I get the pattern? You[Read more]

Beginner Baby Blanket

Beginner Baby Blanket This baby blanket is crocheted with a very simple stitch so it is perfect for beginners! I enjoy crocheting with Red Heart’s Unforgettable yarn – it comes in such pretty colorways and has a unique sheen and look to it. When I was working on the Heartfelt Prayer Square, I loved how its easy stitch looked with the Unforgettable yarn (Check out that FREE pattern here). I thought it would make an attractive baby blanket but since[Read more]

Crochet Heart Patterns

Crochet Heart Patterns I first started designing crochet projects for publication in 2012 – I can’t believe that was 10 years ago! I have really enjoyed the creative outlet it provides. Some of my most favorite designs have been crochet heart patterns. Over the 10 years of designing I have made several of these heart-themed projects and I thought it would be fun to share a list with you since Valentine’s Day is about 2 weeks away. I’ve organized them into[Read more]