How to Hold Yarn Double Using Two Strands from One Skein

Ever wondered if you could crochet or knit with two strands of yarn from just one skein? Well, guess what? You totally can! Knowing how to hold yarn double from one skein is an awesome trick that’s a total game-changer both both knitters and crocheters! No need to fuss with multiple skeins of yarn —just … Read more

How to Crochet in the Back Bumps of a Chain Tutorial

Knowing how to crochet into the back bumps of a chain is a great skill to have in your crochet toolbox.  This technique can help clean up the bottom of your work so that it matches the top of your work and it used in various different ways for improving the look of the bottom … Read more

How to Crochet on Both Sides of a Foundation Chain Tutorial

Knowing how to crochet on both sides of a foundation chain is a critical skill for crocheters to know. You’ll need to know this skill to make an oval shape, commonly used in amigurumi projects, as slipper and baby shoe soles, bag bottoms and more.   In this tutorial I’ll show you how to crochet … Read more

Ultimate Round Up Of Free Crochet Coaster Patterns

Looking for your next great project?  This round up of free crochet coaster patterns in a mix of easy crochet coasters and those needing more advanced skills.  There are coasters of different shapes and styles as well so you’re sure to find the perfect project to get started on next. Pin This Round Up to … Read more

Easy Crochet Mug Cozy Free Pattern With Video Tutorial

Looking for an elegant but simple pattern to use as a last-minute gift?  My Yvette Crochet Mug Cozy Free Pattern is a beginner-friendly crochet project made with simple stitches that be made with scrap yarn.   I’ve included a step-by-step video tutorial to walk you through the project from beginning to end and instructions for … Read more

Easy Free Houndstooth Crochet Hat Pattern

Everyone needs a warm, classic hat that is both timeless and stylish. My free houndstooth crochet hat pattern will help you to create a beautiful, gender-neutral beanie that is super easy to achieve. This easy project makes a wonderful gift that works up quickly.  It has quickly become one of my favourite crochet hat patterns … Read more

Easy Free Crochet Houndstooth Scarf Pattern

Imagine wrapping yourself in warmth and style this winter with the added satisfaction of creating something timelessly beautiful with your own hands. This easy, free crochet houndstooth scarf pattern will guide you through crafting a timeless accessory that not only complements your wardrobe but keeps you cozy and warm. This project uses basic stitches and … Read more

Free Wave Blanket Crochet Pattern and Video Tutorial

The Teal Tempest Wave Blanket Crochet Pattern is a great pattern that uses basic crochet stitches to create a ripple effect that looks like waves.  This easy level crochet pattern is accessible for beginner crocheters and includes a video tutorial.  *This post may contain affiliate links, which means that I may earn a small commission … Read more

South Hampton Shawl Easy Free Triangle Shawl Crochet Pattern

The South Hampton shawl is a beginner-friendly granny stitch triangle shawl pattern.  This easy crochet pattern is made with basic crochet stitches and is the perfect project for on-the-go or chilling out and binging your favourite show. I designed this triangle shawl pattern to remove all that extra fabric in the middle of the shawl … Read more

How to Single Crochet Increase (sc inc) With Video Tutorial

Learn how to do the Single Crochet Increase Stitch (aka scinc) with this step-by-step tutorial.  The single crochet increase stitch is a variation of the basic single crochet stitch to increase your stitch count by one stitch.  This is one of the basic crochet stitches you need to know for shaping your crochet projects to … Read more