Crochet Pattern: Koala Hat by Olena Huffmire Designs

I’m so excited to share another awesome hat pattern from Olena Huffmire! If you missed her first contributor post, be sure to check out the Slouchy Beanie with video tutorial here. Today’s pattern is the Koala Hat, a perfect gift for your favorite toddler, and it includes a video tutorial,… View Post

Crochet Pattern: C2C Pom Pom Hat

After a short break last month, the charity spotlight series is back. Each month, I highlight a charity that distributes crochet projects and provide a free pattern suitable for donation. This month, I’ll be talking about Halfknits, a volunteer group who is collecting winter accessories for organizations on the Pine… View Post

Crochet pattern: Clusters and Vs Lace Scarf

The weather hasn’t decided firmly on what season it belongs in, at least in New York City. That means it’s still scarf weather for the foreseeable future. And, once it gets too warm for scarves, it will get cold enough (at least in the air conditioning) for shawlettes. This post… View Post

Free pattern: Cuddly Soft Slouchy Hat in 10 sizes

This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Yarnspirations. I continue to be amazed about how much yarn is actually contained in each skein of Bernat Maker Home Dec. Last summer, I received 6 skeins for some patterns I was working on for AllFreeCrochet. From… View Post

Free knitting pattern: Garter Rib Beanie in 8 sizes

As much as I dislike “hat hair,” there are plenty of times when a beanie is absolutely necessary. When the weather is crazy cold, for example. This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Yarnspirations. I have also found that beanies have a greater likelihood… View Post