How to Crochet the Waistcoat Stitch: Crochet Stitch Tutorial

One of my favorite things about crochet is its versatility; with a hook and some yarn we can create almost anything! Did you know that you can create the look of knit stitches with crochet? Yes, it’s true! The waistcoat stitch, or knit stitch, uses a modified single crochet stitch to capture the style of knit stockinette stitches. It’s my go to stitch for crochet colorwork, and I think soon it’ll be one of your favorites too! What skills do you need to do the waistcoat stitch? The best part about this stitch, is that you don’t need to know...

LB Traveling Seasons Afghan Square #2

One of my favorite things about crochet, is how we can capture memories we have with yarn. Whether it’s a family memory, or a favorite memory we have of a certain time of year, with our yarn we can create things that remind us of those memories. I am so excited that I am part of a project focused on capturing memories of different seasons throughout the year: The Lion Brand Traveling Seasons Afghan! The year-long Collaborative Project 2021 CAL, sponsored by Lion Brand Yarn called the “Traveling Seasons Afghan” is now ready for my square. Want to save this square...

My Beginner Colorwork Sweater: Crochet Fair Isle Sweater Pattern

Have you been wanting to crochet a colorwork sweater, but don’t know where to begin? Maybe you’ve been eyeing the gorgeous knit colorwork sweaters, and have been wishing that there was one in crochet. If this sounds like you, then my latest crochet sweater pattern is for you! Introducing: the My Beginner Colorwork Sweater! This top down crochet circular yoke fair isle sweater is the perfect beginning point for top down and colorwork garments. Inspiration For a long time I’ve been wanting to create a crochet colorwork sweater pattern that would help teach people how to do colorwork, and give...

Snow Leopard Poncho: Free Tapestry Crochet Poncho Pattern

Be stylish and comfy this winter with the Snow Leopard Poncho, my latest free crochet pattern! If you’re like me, you can never own too many sweaters. Anything that feels like I’m wearing a blanket is a win for me, especially when it looks stylish too! This cozy crochet poncho pattern is like wearing a blanket, is made using tapestry crochet, and is a great beginner crochet color work pattern. I think you’re going to love it! Inspiration I am obsessed with leopard print, especially when it’s crocheted! I’ve been having my eyes on creating a swancho pattern, a combination...

Winter Fashion Blog Hop: 23 Free Patterns

It’s that time of year again; blog hop time! With the winter season quickly approaching, it’s time to break out all of your cozy crochet projects to keep you nice and warm. Need some new patterns, then you’ve come to the right place! This season’s blog hop is all about winter fashion, and there are some pretty amazing patterns that will be available. Want to save this post for later? Save it to your favorite Pinterest Board! (Save it from mine here!) How does this event work? So now you’re excited and ready to get all of these amazing patterns,...

Your Everyday Plaid Hat: Free Crochet Beanie Pattern

The Your Everyday plaid hat will quickly become your go to grab again and again in the cold months. It’s classic and simple design make it a great pairing with any outfit and the color combinations are endless. Using textured surface slip stitches, you’ll get the look of color work made simple. Inspiration I am a big fan of tartan plaid, but I’ve never been able to find a pattern for it with crochet. After designing my Your Everyday Plaid Skirt pattern, I wanted to create a crochet beanie pattern to match! I love the texture of surface slip stitches...

Your Cozy Pocket Scarf: Free Crochet Pocket Scarf Pattern

If you’re like me and you neck and your hands get super cold, now you can keep both warm with one accessory. This cozy crochet scarf is perfect to pair with jeans and your favorite sweater. Featuring the unique texture of bobble stitches and beginner friendly color work, you’ll want to make this free crochet pocket scarf pattern again and again to go with your whole winter wardrobe. Want to save this pattern for later? Save it to your favorite Pinterest board! (Save it from mine here!) Construction This crochet pocket scarf pattern has a simple construction that makes it...