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…

30 Days of Cozy: Crochet Pattern Event

(The rest of the post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links. See my full affiliate disclosure here.) Ok, friends, I’ve been keeping a secret but today is the day to share some good news with you!  Some designer friends and I have gotten together for the Second Annual 30 Days of Cozy where we’ll release 30 new free and premium designs over the course of the next 30 days on the Made With a Twist blog. That’s right, a new designer will be featured each day and they’ll be sharing a BRAND NEW, NEVER RELEASED design just for you. I can’t wait…it’s going to be epic! CHECK OUT THE DESIGN THAT WAS RELEASED TODAY, RIGHT HERE!  Today’s design is incredible, but I know what you’re thinking, 30 days is a long time to wait for all these amazing designs…

May Flowers Blanket Crochet Along: Assembly and Border

Isn’t it exciting?? All of the May Flowers Blanket squares are now on the blog, and there’s just one more part left to do till this beautiful crochet flower blanket is complete. Creating each of the tapestry crochet graphs for this crochet pattern has been so much fun. Now that all of the blocks are on the blog, it’s time to assemble all of them and crochet the easiest crochet blanket border around the seamed squares to make a double crochet border. This blog post walks you through how to assemble the squares in the May Flowers Blanket, which you’ll do once you’ve made all of them. All of the tapestry crochet flower blocks are available for free on my blog. You can find them each by clicking on the names below: Daisy Block Dahlia Block Rose Block Zinnia Block…

Leither Collection Crochet Subscription Box Review

There’s nothing better than getting yarn in the mail! Every time I order yarn, or get sent some, I wait with anticipation at the door in hopes that soon I’ll get to play with it. Once it arrives, I squeal with delight, and get so excited when I get to squish it and marvel over the pretty colors. Well, if you get excited about getting yarn in the mail like I do, then I have an exciting subscription yarn box to tell you about! My friend Ashley, from Leither Collection, has created a special monthly crochet subscription box specifically designed for crocheters. How awesome is that?! About the Subscription Box The Leither Collection crochet subscription box was started by Ashley and her husband to provide a fun quality craft subscription box for crocheters. Ashley dyes beautiful yarns to go in the boxes, and her husband carves…

Figgy Pudding Ornament: FREE Crochet Pattern

When I was a kid, around Christmas time I was always confused at what figgy pudding was. Honestly, I thought in We Wish You a Merry Christmas that they were saying Piggy Pudding, which I wondered what on earth that could be. Why would you want to have a dessert with pig in it? (Oh silly me, haha.) As I grew older, though I still have never eaten any figgy pudding, I do love the way that it looks! Who doesn’t love the sweet little holly berries and frosting on top?? Since I love the way it looks so much, I decided to make an ornament pattern of this iconic dessert. Presenting, my Figgy Pudding Ornament! This sweet little ornament is another one of the designs I created for my collaboration with Premier Yarns. It can be a great little crocheted treat to bring as a gift to…