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  • A hat is one of the easiest ways to learn the art of crochet. Learn how to crochet a hat step by step with pictures and video as well as some of the basics of the art of crochet!

    How to Crochet a Hat for Beginners

    How to Crochet a Hat for Beginners

    by Melissa Flagg OSC40

  • Crochet patterns for a baby dress. There is nothing sweeter than and little girl all dressed up in a gorgeous crocheted dress. Find my favourite patterns here.

    Free Crochet Patterns for Baby Dresses

    Free Crochet Patterns for Baby Dresses

    by Lisa Auch16

  • Nothing is more fun than crocheting for babies. Select from this wide variety of free crochet baby blanket patterns. Most are easy enough for a beginner.

    Free Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns

    Free Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns

    by Barbara Badder20

  • Crochet two pretty hearts with these easy crochet patterns. This is a written crochet pattern complete with a diagram and videos for extra help.

    Adorable Heart Crochet Pattern—Free!

    Adorable Heart Crochet Pattern—Free!

    by Mariska Vos-Bolman0

  • There is nothing like taking a couple of skeins of yarn and turning them into something beautiful and useful. Double-sided afghans not only turn out beautiful but are very warm during the winter.

    How to Make a Double-Sided Afghan

    How to Make a Double-Sided Afghan

    by shaymonu0

  • If you're learning to crochet, the first step is getting to know the tools you will be using. From hook types to yarn types, take a look at this in depth article to start you off.

    The Basics of Crochet: Tools of the Trade

    The Basics of Crochet: Tools of the Trade

    by Megan Black0

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a serious mental health condition that can cause many problems for the people that suffer from it. It is a form of extreme anxiety that manifests itself in obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviors. It certainly requires diagnosis and treatment by a medical professional. But in addition to that, people with this condition may be able to use the craft of crochet to assist them in managing their symptoms.

    Can Crochet Help People with OCD?

    Can Crochet Help People with OCD?

    by Kathryn Vercillo33

  • Six-inch Mattel Kelly dolls were only made for a short time. It is quite difficult to find clothing to fit them. Here is a free crochet pattern to make your own clothing.

    Free Crochet Pattern for 6" Mattel Kelly Doll

    Free Crochet Pattern for 6" Mattel Kelly Doll

    by HeatherH1045

  • Here is a free crochet pattern for a coin purse or catch-all for small items! The zipper serves as the mouth, adding a fun twist to a great crochet project for anyone from beginners to experts!

    Crochet a Molih Amigurumi Coin Purse: Free Pattern

    Crochet a Molih Amigurumi Coin Purse: Free Pattern

    by Moira Durano-Abesmo12

  • Here are some tips, tutorials, and patterns to crochet your own bracelets. Also includes tips on crocheting, reading patterns, and understanding diagrams for beginners.

    How to Crochet Bracelets

    How to Crochet Bracelets

    by Samantha Harris17

  • Keep your ears warm and outfit stylish with 12 unique headband styles you can easily crochet. Find the free patterns below and make ear warmers for yourself or for the special people in your life!

    12 Easy Crochet Headband Ideas and Free Patterns

    12 Easy Crochet Headband Ideas and Free Patterns

    by Hooks and Needles12

  • This is a step-by-step guide to crocheting baby booties for the beginning crocheter, including pictures for each step showing how to create stitches that can be a bit confusing.

    How to Crochet Baby Booties for Beginners

    How to Crochet Baby Booties for Beginners

    by Melissa Flagg OSC11

  • Add a new crochet project to your list with these tips for crocheting a rug. Complete guide for following a crochet rug pattern or making your own. Great for beginners too!

    Crochet Rug Pattern for Beginners

    Crochet Rug Pattern for Beginners

    by Katy Medium0

  • Free crochet pattern for a very adorable newborn baby shoes featuring an uncommon crochet stitch - the pineapple stitch

    Crochet Baby Booties Free Pattern

    Crochet Baby Booties Free Pattern

    by Moira Durano-Abesmo25

  • Do you ever get to the end of a crochet project and think '... now what?' — these crochet edging patterns will help you get a professional-looking finish and add a touch of individual crochet style!

    14 Free Crochet Edging Patterns

    14 Free Crochet Edging Patterns

    by Cecil Wilde4

  • Crochet two pretty stars with these easy crochet patterns. This is a written crochet pattern complete with a diagram and videos for extra help.

    Cute Star Crochet Pattern - Free!

    Cute Star Crochet Pattern - Free!

    by Mariska Vos-Bolman0

  • Winter is here, and sometimes a hat is a little much. I have made several of these ear warmers for my Etsy Shop and for a local gift shop. They are easy to make and modify to suit your preferences.

    How to Crochet an Ear Warmer

    How to Crochet an Ear Warmer

    by Diane Ziomek6

  • This hub is about crocheting clothes for your Barbie doll. It will also tackle the different body types available to the doll throughout the years. Links will be provided below to help you get started on crocheting for your Barbie doll.

    Crochet Clothes for Your Barbie Doll: Tips and Free Patterns

    Crochet Clothes for Your Barbie Doll: Tips and Free Patterns

    by dezalyx14

  • Looking for tips, hints and ideas for silk sari yarn? Sari yarn is a unique, brilliantly coloured yarn made from sari silk remnants in India. It comes in hanks (skeins) and pre-prepared balls and each one is unique, due to the ordering of colours, the uneven yarn thickness and the skill of the individual spinner.

    Working With Silk Sari Yarn - Sari Yarn Preparation And Projects

    Working With Silk Sari Yarn - Sari Yarn Preparation And Projects

    by Suzanne Day15

  • This hub is a free pattern for making some basic socks for Barbie. You can end off earlier to get lower socks or continue on with the pattern for knee high socks.

    Barbie Basic Socks (Free Crochet Pattern)

    Barbie Basic Socks (Free Crochet Pattern)

    by dezalyx8

  • noricum People who like to crochet (or who want to learn) often have in mind that they want to learn how to crochet a baby blanket. There are a lot of great reasons to do so. There are also a lot of little tips for making an easy crochet baby...

    How to Crochet an Easy Baby Blanket

    How to Crochet an Easy Baby Blanket

    by Kathryn Vercillo22

  • How to crochet baby booties, diaper cover, and baby hat, including tips on how to customize your baby outfit to create cute looks.

    Crochet Baby Outfit

    Crochet Baby Outfit

    by Samantha Harris36

  • If you haven't tried Tapestry Crochet, you are missing out on a wonderful art form. This page includes How to Do Tapestry Crochet plus free patterns and graphs to use.

    How to Do Tapestry Crochet With Free Patterns

    How to Do Tapestry Crochet With Free Patterns

    by Barbara Badder29

  • Crocheters who want to get inspiration, ideas and patterns for their work frequently turn to crochet magazines as a terrific resource for such information. If you go online to search for good crochet magazines you will quickly find that there are a...

    What Happened to Magic Crochet Magazine?

    What Happened to Magic Crochet Magazine?

    by Kathryn Vercillo65

  • Starting the yarn craft, crochet, can be challenging with knowing what tools to use and in working out what hook size you should get. This guide explains what beginners need to know.

    Best Crochet Hook and Size for Beginners

    Best Crochet Hook and Size for Beginners

    by Marie7

  • A beginner’s guide to crocheting with pictures and videos. Learn how to make a slip knot, hold a crochet hook, and make a chain. This guide teaches the four basic crochet stitches: single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, and treble crochet.

    How to Crochet: a Beginner's Guide

    How to Crochet: a Beginner's Guide

    by Stacie Naczelnik83

  • This hub provides a tutorial on how to protect your floors by crocheting chair socks. It also includes a free pattern for a customization done on a chair with circular ends but thin legs. It also has a short tutorial on how to make hole-free magic circles.

    How to Customize Crochet Chair Socks (Free Crochet Pattern)

    How to Customize Crochet Chair Socks (Free Crochet Pattern)

    by dezalyx10

  • Send your loved ones a handmade Valentine's card this year! I will inspire you to use your crochet skills to make this romantic time of year even more special.

    39 Crochet Valentine's Day Card Ideas

    39 Crochet Valentine's Day Card Ideas

    by amvabecreations1

  • Crochet a pretty cactus with this easy crochet pattern. This is a written crochet pattern with photos to help you make this cute cactus.

    Cactus Crochet Pattern - Free!

    Cactus Crochet Pattern - Free!

    by Mariska Vos-Bolman1

  • Free crochet pattern on how to crochet a cat ears headband or a cat ears hat two different ways. Also included is directions to make a crochet bow to make a Hello Kitty hat or headband.

    Crochet Cat Ears Pattern

    Crochet Cat Ears Pattern

    by Samantha Harris18

  • Learn how to crochet a cute crochet case for your iPhone, iPod touch, or any other mobile phone or MP3 player. This guide will show you how to make a case, cozy, and how to customize your design.

    Crochet Cell Phone Pouch

    Crochet Cell Phone Pouch

    by Samantha Harris4

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