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Claire Goodale

Your Sunday Best Sweater: Free Intarsia Crochet Sweater Pattern

Do you ever wish that you had a sweater that you could wear for any occasion? A sweater that you could not only dress up with a skirt and heels, but also pair it with jeans when you just want to be casual and cozy. If you’ve been looking for one, you’re in luck, because the Your Sunday Best Sweater is perfect for that! This free crochet sweater pattern uses intarsia crochet to create a simple crochet diamond design on the front with simple styling elements that elevate the design. It’s preppy, cute, and super cozy! Inspiration My inspiration for this design came the desire to create a functional and stylish sweater. Sometimes you just want to be cute without having to put a lot of effort in, letting your clothes do the talking. I love outfits that I can just throw on and go somewhere, but…

Your Everyday Classics Collection: 12 Crochet Patterns

Do you have a crochet project that you just love to wear or use? Maybe you have a favorite sweater that you can’t stop wearing, or a blanket that you always grab to keep you nice and warm. The Your Everyday Classics Collection was inspired by the idea of having an entire collection of garments, accessories, and home decor that could be the classic items in your wardrobe or home that you always want to use. Sometimes you just want something cozy, cute, and modern to use all the time! Each pattern in this free collection has been designed with this in mind. Want to save the collection so you don’t miss any of it? Save it to your favorite Pinterest board! Save it from mine here! This collection includes 12 free crochet patterns from designers Knitting with Chopsticks, Joy of Motion, and myself. We’ve created a…

Woodland Adventure Pillow: Free Intarsia Crochet Pillow Pattern

There is no place I would rather be then up at the mountains with a good book cuddled in a blanket by the fireplace. I get excited anytime that I can bring the mountains into my home, and if you’d like to bring the great outdoors into your home decor then you are going to love this crochet pillow pattern. Introducing, the Wilderness Adventure Pillow, a free intarsia crochet pillow pattern now available here on my blog! It’s a beginner friendly intarsia crochet pattern that uses basic crochet techniques to create a pillow perfect for a nursery or a cabin. It is such a fun crochet home decor pattern to make!   I am so excited to feature this week’s guest designer, Jade from Jaded Crafts and Creations, who is sharing this amazing pattern. When she submitted her idea to do an intarsia crochet pillow, I got…

Splish Splash Bath Mat: Free Tapestry Crochet Rug Pattern

Get ready for bath time with the Splish Splash Bath Mat: the latest free tapestry crochet pattern here on my blog! Made from durable yarn, this crochet rug pattern is perfect for bath time with your little ones. It’s a beginner friendly tapestry crochet rug pattern that is a great first time tapestry crochet pattern. You can totally customize the colors to match your bathroom too! I’m so happy to welcome one of my friends, Sarah from Sarah’s Yarn, to be a guest blogger here on my blog. She is here to share this super cute crochet bath mat pattern, which I think you and your kiddos will love. I’ll go ahead and hand things over to her, and she can share her pattern with you! Want to save this pattern for later? Save it to your favorite Pinterest Board! (Save it from mine here!) Intro…

Mount Olympus Blanket: Free Tapestry Crochet Blanket Pattern

Cuddle up by the fire with this cozy crochet blanket: the Mount Olympus Blanket, which is the latest free crochet pattern here on my blog! This bold geometric blanket design uses tapestry crochet to create a stunning crochet blanket. It uses bulky yarn to create the coziest texture, and you won’t want to stop using it.    I am so excited to welcome another guest blogger to my blog, my friend Torie from DarkNTwistyHousewife! She is a fellow crochet color work fan, and I fell instantly in love with this stunning free crochet blanket pattern. I think you are going to love it too! I’ll go ahead and hand things off to her, and she can share her wonderful pattern with you!   Want to save this pattern for later? Save it to your favorite Pinterest board! (Save it from mine here!)     Intro to DarkNTwistyHousewife…