Why gauge (tension) matters so much with my Tunisian crochet patterns.
Tunisian Blanket CAL 2022, hosted by Arunima Goel with KnitterKnotter.com. This is my design contribution. I hope you enjoy it.
No blocking is needed! Invisible seam! The traditional method of working a center-out square in single crochet results in “swirling,” which becomes more pronounced as more rounds are added. Traditionally, care is taken not to skip any stitches. This results in extra bulk at the corners and curvy diagonals, instead of straight ones. In order … Continue reading FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Easy Single Crochet Square with Invisible Seam and No Curvy Lines 12″ (31 cm)
===> New pattern published in my Etsy shop. Try this new technique of working a slip stitch followed by a chain. Slip stitches are worked into the back loops of the chains from the previous row. This technique yields a lighter, more supple fabric than standard slip-stitch-only fabric.See the free video tutorial to get a … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN: “Slippery Moss Scarf” new technique, warm, stretchy, EASY!
#knitterknottertunisianblanketcal2022 Find the pattern for Square #1 here. Scroll to the very bottom and look for the link to Square #1. Pia has graciously made a video that demonstrates part of this project, which I found very helpful. https://www.facebook.com/pia.thadani/videos/2821445084828194 Size. 12” x 12” Yarn. Approximately 1.6 oz / 83 yds medium weight (#4) yarn. In … Continue reading PROJECT NOTES: Tunisian Blanket CAL 2022 – Square #1 – Tunisian Shells Blanket Square – 12″ (30 cm) – by Pia Thadani
Sweetness and Light - Tunisian Crochet Heart Applique Crochet Pattern in US Terminology by Cheryl Dee Floyd These fun little hearts are small enough they can be worked with a regular crochet hook. A Tunisian crochet hook is not required. Use them as patches on clothing or as appliques on tote bags, hats, baby blankets, … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with Free Video Tutorial: Tunisian Heart Applique
Watch the YouTube video to see how I make this square, one triangle at a time, with an outer-edge decrease on each row. Learn now to do the modified Tunisian simple stitch (mod TSS). Then, if you're interested, purchase the written pattern in my Etsy shop. The written pattern has been professionally edited and fully … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN WITH FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Tunisian Crochet Square Worked on the Bias – 12″ (30 cm)
This pattern is available in my Etsy shop. This rectangle is worked from the center out and is completely reversible. This pattern demonstrates how to calculate the length of the foundation chain for any size rectangle you desire, from a bookmark to a table runner to a blanket. For this pattern, you will join in … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIAL: Fail Safe Rectangle
The pattern below is for the 7" by 9" afghan block. Upgrade to the 13-page, ad-free, downloadable, printable pattern, which includes both this afghan block and a baby blanket, available in my Etsy shop. The premium pattern contains many helpful photos. Isla’s Afghan Block Radiating Moss Stitch Rectangle Crochet Pattern in US Terminology by Cheryl … Continue reading FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Isla’s Afghan Block – Radiating Moss Stitch Rectangle – plus link to premium pattern for full blanket.
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