How to Crochet a Chevron Beanie Hat: Free Tapestry Crochet Pattern

Preppy, bold, and oh so cozy, this super chunky chevron women’s crochet winter hat is just the accessory you need for your wardrobe! The red and gold chevron pattern adds a unique twist to the classic ribbed hat, and the tapestry crochet color work creates such a beautiful fabric. Whether it’s to show school spirit, cheer on your favorite team, or you just love the colors, this free crochet hat pattern will quickly become your go to crochet beanie! Inspiration You ever have an idea that you can’t get out of your head? It’s like your brain is screaming at you to do something? Unfortunately for me, that always seems to strike at night when I’m trying to sleep. I often have insomnia, and one night the idea for this chevron crochet hat popped into my head. I decided to…

Happily Ever After Shawl: Free Tapestry Crochet Pattern

If you would have told me a year ago that I would love to wear crochet shawls and crochet triangle scarves, I would not believe you. However, I totally have to take it back because they’ve become my go to cozy crochet accessory no matter what time of year it is! There’s something so wonderful about wearing a triangle crochet scarf in the cold months, and this unique and easy crochet shawl design will soon be your favorite too. Inspiration: When I saw the Pegasus color way of Lion Brand Mandala, it reminded me right away of a princess. It brought to mind the rich fabrics and beautiful patterns of royalty, and I knew that creating a tapestry crochet shawl design would be perfect for this yarn. So I set out to create different tapestry crochet stitch patterns that each highlighted the colors of this yarn…

Ain’t No Mountain Ear Warmer: Free Crochet Pattern

Do your ears ever get so cold and you just need to find a way to keep them warm? Sometimes mine get cold and give me a headache. That means during the cold weather I have to carry around something to keep them nice and warm. My go to is a nice chunky crochet ear warmer! I am so excited to share my latest guest blogger’s free crochet pattern: the Ain’t No Mountain Ear Warmer. It’s a chunky tapestry crochet ear warmer pattern, that’s perfect for the cold weather. It’s an easy and beginner friendly crochet headband pattern that you’re going to love making! Introduction Hi Everyone, My names Claire and I’m the designer behind Bear Rye Creations. If you haven’t heard of me before you can take a look at my work over on Instagram…

How to Crochet the Falling Leaves Beanie

Oh fall, there’s something about the autumn air, fall leaves, and pumpkin spice that makes me feel so comforted and cozy. Maybe it’s because I was born in fall, but fall is definitely my favorite time of year. If I could stay in one season, it would probably be fall! I tried to capture my love of fall in my latest tapestry crochet beanie pattern, The Falling Leaves Beanie. This free crochet hat pattern uses worsted weight yarn, and is a great crochet hat for beginners. It’s a single crochet beanie that uses tapestry crochet to create a beautiful autumn design on the hat. My Inspiration One of my favorite parts about fall weather is seeing the beautiful colors that the leaves turn into. The deep reds, oranges, and yellows create such beauty, and as they fall they look so graceful. I wanted to…

How to Crochet the Lady Jackson Backpack

When I was a kid, I had so many treasures that I wanted to take with me everywhere. I would stuff my backpack full of my prized possessions so that I could carry everything precious to me. If you have a child who likes to do that too, I’ve got an adorable free crochet backpack pattern to share with you: the Lady Jackson Backpack! This children’s crochet bag pattern is a sweet mini backpack that is the perfect size for kids. It’s a great easy crochet bag for beginners too! This cute crochet backpack has been designed by this week’s guest blogger, Mickyla Jackson of Created Makers. She designs cute and simple crochet patterns for kids and adults using lots of beautiful texture. I love her designs! I’m so happy that I get to share her pattern today, so I…