FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Patriotic Dishcloth for adventurous beginners

HOW TO CROCHET: Patriotic Dishcloth. Slow, thorough, step-by-step tutorial for beginning crocheters. US crochet terminology. These colors evoke images of fireworks, lemonade, and watermelon! Celebrate any occasion with this easy, quick project. Makes a great gift for yourself or someone else. I've divided this tutorial into two separate videos: Part 1  and Part 2. Part 1 … Continue reading FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Patriotic Dishcloth for adventurous beginners

CROCHET PATTERN: Congenial Beanie and Cowl Set

UPDATE 6/09/2020: I have combined this pattern with the coordinating cowl to make a set. The pattern is now available in my Etsy shop. Three Sizes for Teens and Adults Intermediate Crochet Pattern with US Terminology.  Featuring linked stitches, good for keeping out the cold winds of winter. This BEANIE in three sizes (S/M/L) is … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN: Congenial Beanie and Cowl Set

CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Tunisian Mitered Coaster, a.k.a.Walk the Line Coaster

New pattern now available in my Etsy shop. Free video tutorial demonstrates the entire process. “Walk the line” is an idiomatic saying that means to maintain an intermediate position between contrasting choices or opinions. This project is not worked the same as the traditional mitered square. Rather starts with a decreasing triangle, which is rotated … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Tunisian Mitered Coaster, a.k.a.Walk the Line Coaster

CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Simple Tunisian Coaster

New crochet pattern now available in my Etsy shop.  Great project for getting your feet wet with Tunisian crochet! These coasters are small enough that they can be worked with a regular crochet hook. A Tunisian crochet hook is not required. The written pattern is 4 pages long, with charts/diagrams, text, and photos. There is also … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Simple Tunisian Coaster

CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Radiating Moss Stitch Square 12-inch

This new two-color version is larger (12” x 12”) than the original pattern (8” x 8”) and uses a new technique for joining each round. Ad-free, downloadable, printable pattern is available in my Etsy shop. Free video tutorial demonstrates this new corner-join technique! No swirling! No bulging edges! No blocking needed! Identical on both sides! New technique … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Radiating Moss Stitch Square 12-inch