Crochet Snowman Scarf

Crochet Snowman Scarf with snowman faces on the pockets on ends of scarf

Crochet Snowman Scarf – FREE pattern I love to crochet holiday projects this time of year and am excited to share this fun Snowman Pocket Scarf with you! A crochet scarf makes for a great gift or a craft fair item. I love how they are one-size-fits-all and add interest to any coat or outfit. Details about the Crochet Snowman Scarf This is a simple scarf to crochet using a two-row repeat for the main stitch consisting of chains and[Read more]

Crochet Prayer Shawl

Comfort for Cara Shawl Several years ago I taught a local crochet class in which we all crocheted a prayer shawl. Everyone did a great job with their project and several students went on to make many more for friends and family who needed a “crochet hug”. Since then I have wanted to publish the pattern here and make a video tutorial to go with it -and today’s the day that the pattern is available! **UPDATE! The step-by-step video tutorial[Read more]

Crochet Cable Scarf

Christmas Cabled Scarf Have you tried crochet cables? I had never heard of them until about 15 years ago and have been intrigued by them ever since. Most crochet cable stitches use post stitches to create the look of stitches passing over and under each other. A post stitch is when you work around the post (or stem) of a stitch (instead of working into the loops on top) – this creates texture because now your stitches pop-out in front[Read more]

Crochet Design Journey

Every project I create has a unique process as I take it from idea to finished design. I thought it would be interesting to explain the “design journey” of the Twilight Shawlette in this blog post. The Twilight Shawlette is a FREE pattern that you can find here on this blog. Wowed by the Yarn! Every time I stop by Hobby Lobby to pick up a craft supply, I always take a stroll through the yarn aisle. 🙂 Often there[Read more]

Holiday Crochet Pattern Bundle

Fall is almost upon us with its cooler weather, changing colors, and maybe the kids back in school. But you know what I like most about Fall? It’s crochet weather! Time for warmer woolies, and maybe even some new patterns that I want to try out to make for myself or to give as gifts during the winter holidays. We always say we’re going to get a head start on our cold weather projects – this new bundle will help[Read more]