Celtic Knot Pin

This Celtic Knot Pin features one of the simplest Celtic Knots you can weave so it works up very quickly for the perfect Irish accessory to any outfit.  I first created this design in 2013 in honor of St. Patrick’s Day and now I am re-publishing it here on the blog with video tutorials! (Click on the text in bold red, and it will take you to the video tutorial for that step of the project.) Skill Level: Confident Beginner[Read more]

Spring Blossoms Necklace with CGOA’s Mega Crochet-A-Long

The last week of the Crochet Guild of America’s Mega Crochet-A-Long is starting today and the Spring Blossoms Necklace is the FREE pattern of the week. This is part of the CGOA’s National Crochet Month celebration – 4 patterns have been offered each week in March by 4 different crochet designers from around the country.  (Read this blog post about the benefits of becoming a member of CGOA and more info about the Mega CAL) Click on any photo or[Read more]

Celtic Knot Bracelet

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, this Celtic Knot Bracelet is a great project for beginners and experienced crocheters alike.  It uses a small amount of yarn and some simple jewelry techniques.  I created this design in honor of National Crochet Month in 2014 and it has been one of our most popular patterns.  New this year are several videos to go with each step of the project  – all are marked with red text.    I think you[Read more]

7 Crochet Heart Patterns

  This post contains affiliate links – to read our full disclosure policy, click  here. I love hearts – Their simple and internationally recognizable shape is a classic sign of love and care.  I enjoy perusing Pinterest to see all of the different ways you can create the heart shape using a wide variety of mediums – paper, paint, mosaics, embroidery, natural items, clouds, food and, of course, crochet! I have designed several crochet projects with hearts so I decided to[Read more]

10 Free Crochet Jewelry Patterns

I love jewelry projects for crochet!  They are often small and quick and frequently include another craft supply I have in abundance – beads! Yay!  I’ve put together this round-up of FREE jewelry patterns that you can find on All Free Crochet. Have you ever visited their site? It is a great source for all kinds of crochet patterns from all over the internet.  I love how it is well-organized and has a useful search bar so you can find just[Read more]