The Beginner’s Guide to Intarsia Crochet: Free Crochet Tutorial

Have you looked at all of the beautiful crochet color work out there, but don’t know how to do it or are even scared to try? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Today, I am going to teach you all about how to do intarsia crochet, one of the crochet color work techniques that you can use to do all types of crochet patterns. This crochet tutorial is great for beginners and will walk you through steps like how to change colors, do flat intarsia crochet, and use two or more colors in your project. What Is Intarsia Crochet? The Definition Before we get started, I bet you’re wondering what exactly is intarsia crochet? Intarsia crochet is a crochet color work technique that allows you to crochet with two or more colors in your row and throughout your crochet pattern. If you&#8217…

Fall Crochet Pumpkin Coaster: Free Intarsia Crochet Coaster Pattern

Fall means all things pumpkin! I love putting splashes of crochet pumpkin decor all throughout my home during the fall season, not to mention how much I love all of the pumpkin flavored drinks and treats. The cold season also means that I start drinking a lot more tea, and need some fun fall crochet coasters to make. Thus the Pumpkin Coaster free crochet pattern was born! It’s cute pumpkin motif is the perfect splash of fall, and is a great beginner crochet color work pattern made using intarsia crochet. Inspiration On top of wanting to create something fun and pumpkin themed, I also was inspired to make something beginner friendly for people who are just starting out with crochet color work. My other intro color work pattern, my Cactus Coaster using tapestry crochet, is a great beginner tapestry crochet pattern. So I figured that another coaster pattern…