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#FlashbackFriday Crochet Link Blast: Week 15: Tunisian Crochet

#FlashbackFriday #Crochet #LinkBlast: roundup of 12 free Tunisian crochet patterns on @ucrafter
On Fridays, I share a link blast on Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! Keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns were first released at least 12 months ago.

Today, I’m sharing a roundup of 12 free Tunisian crochet patterns. I love Tunisian crochet and it’s easier to get started than most crocheters think. All images are used with permission of the respective designer.

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Roundup of 12 free Tunisian #crochet patterns, curated by @ucrafter

All Weather Cowl (photo 6) by @UCrafter (me!): This pattern uses natural “curl” of Tunisian crochet to make a scrumptious accessory.

All Weather Cowl, free Tunisian #crochet pattern by @ucrafter

3 of Hearts Tunisian Kitchen Rag (photo 1) by @MNECrafts: This two-color dishcloth will put a smile on your face.

Tunisian Crochet Ten Stitch Blanket (photo 7) by @dedristrydom: Dedri converted Frankie Brown‘s popular knitting pattern into a Tunisian crochet version. Want to know more? Read my interviews with Dedri and Frankie.

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Maura Roll Brimmed Hat (photo 2) by @CrochetKim: This pattern includes links to both right- and left-handed videos for the Tunisian crochet stitches used. Learn more about Kim’s love of Tunisian crochet in this interview.

Sweetie Pie Bow Headband (photo 4) by Olivia Kent: This flapper-inspired headband pattern includes a video tutorial.

Bandwagon Blanket (photo 3) by @zagraham: This is a Tunisian crochet version of Shelly Kang’s (knit) Sock Yarn Blanket. You can read more about Beth in this interview.

Chevron Cowl by Sheryl Thies: This cozy neckwarmer is one of seven free Tunisian crochet patterns available in this CrochetMe ebook.

Tunisian Crochet Cowl by Karen Clements: This chunky cowl pattern includes a photo tutorial.

Allegra (photo 5) by Stefanie Bold: This half-circle shawl pattern is available in both English and German. I interviewed Stefanie here.

Birchback Slippers Pattern & Tutorial by Sue Perez: This is a customizable “recipe” style pattern to make your own pair of cozy slippers.

Tunisian Ripple Scarf by Elisa Purnell: This scarf has a one-row repeat that allows you to practice your Tunisian increases and decreases.

Tunisian Wrap by Marty Miller via @Yarnspirations1: This long and lacy wrap makes a great accessory for your next special event.

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#FlashbackFriday Crochet Link Blast: Week 14: Skill-Building Tutorials

#FlashbackFriday #Crochet #LinkBlast: roundup of 12 free crochet patterns with photo and/or video tutorials for special skills, stitches, and techniques on @ucrafter
On Fridays, I share a link blast on Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! Keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns were first released at least 12 months ago.

Today, I’m sharing a roundup of 12 free crochet patterns designed to take your crochet skills to the next level. Each of these free patterns includes a photo and/or video tutorial to teach you a new stitch, technique, or skill. All photos are used with permission of the respective designer.

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Try broomstick lace while crocheting Quadrilateral, a broomstick lace shawl (picture 6) by @UCrafter (me!).

Quadrilateral, a broomstick lace shawl, free #crochet pattern by @ucrafter with a photo tutorial, stitch diagram, and pattern in US terms.

Learn the magic circle while making the Brain Waves Beanie (picture 8) by @PlayinHookyHats.

Make and assemble your own crochet Amish Puzzle Ball (picture 5) with @dedristrydom.

Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches, a Craftsy online course with Marty Miller

Create your own t-shirt yarn and then crochet the T-Shirt Yarn Bag (picture 7) by @pinkmamboblog via @crochetmagazine.

Connect your motifs with a decorative single crochet join while making Turtle Love (picture 1) by @stitch11_corina.

Watch this video tutorial to learn the Jacob’s Ladders stitch while making the Jacob’s Ladder Hat with optional brim (picture 2) by @bobwilson123.

Quick & Easy Crochet Cables, a Craftsy online course with Shannon Mullett-Bowlsby

Learn to crochet the puff stitch with video and photo tutorials for the Puff Flower Heart Motif (picture 12) by @MeladoraCrochet.

Crochet mock cables with the Tunisian Mock Cable Scarf (picture 9) by @CrochetKim on @AnniesCatalog.

Learn a variation of the Tunisian Simples Stitch with the Tunisian Pebbles Dishcloth (picture 10) by @mooglyblog.

Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork, a Craftsy online course with Karen Whooley

Crochet an African Flower Hexagon (picture 3) with this photo tutorial by @PoshPoochDesign.

Photo and video tutorials by @fiberflux teach you the spike stitch while you make the Bahama Stripe Dishcloth (picture 11).

Explore surface crochet while making the Cloud Dance Tote (picture 4) by @KTandtheSquid.

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#FlashbackFriday Crochet Link Blast: Week 13: Warm-Weather Hats

Warm-Weather Hats, roundup of 20+ #crochet patterns (including 15 free patterns), curated by @ucrafter
On Fridays, I share a link blast on Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! Keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns were first released at least 12 months ago.

Today, I’m sharing a roundup of 20+ mostly free crochet patterns for warm-weather hats! Whether you are shielding yourself from the sun, having a “bad hair day,” or just trying to make your outfit pop, hats are great year round!

All photos are used with permission and are copyright the respective designers.

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Warm-Weather Hats, roundup of 20+ #crochet patterns (including 15 free patterns), curated by @ucrafter

Long Double Crochet Hat with Flower (photo 5) by @ucrafter (me)!: This breathable hat is perfect for warm day. This pattern includes both written instructions and a stitch symbol chart. The Long Double Crochet Hat with Flower crochet pattern is 75% off with coupon code jdd20150710 today (July 10, 2015) only! Click here to add it (with the discount) to your cart on Ravelry.

Long Double #Crochet Hat with Flower, pattern by @ucrafter

Long Double Crochet Hat with Flower crochet pattern by Marie Segares.

Star Sun Hat (photo 4), free crochet pattern by @Jessie_AtHome: This classy hat will keep the sun out of your eyes on even the brightest day.

Hope in Cotton (photo 8), free crochet pattern by @OombawkaDesign: This hat pattern is available in 11 sizes from preemie through adult large.

Southern and Sassy Beach Hat (photo 7), crochet pattern by @ELKStudio_This elegant hat is crocheted with sport weight yarn.

Mariposas Beanie (photo 3), free crochet pattern by @CrochetLounge: This pattern includes a lacy shell stitch and links to several video tutorials.

Fallen Leaves Slouch Hat, free crochet pattern by @mooglyblog: This pattern includes both written instructions and a stitch symbol diagram.

If you like crocheting hats, you’ll love the Crocheting in the Round: Mix & Match Hats online course on Craftsy!

Butterfly Breeze Slouch Hat by @MomToMarek: This hat pairs perfectly with Pam’s Design Wars entry for the Butterfly Breeze Poncho and is available in 4 sizes.

Mesh Beanie and Cloche, free crochet pattern by @BettyMcKnit: This open work hat is perfect for a warm summer day.

Professional Hat, free crochet pattern by @JoyfulAbode: This lacy hat is based on the one worn by Mathilda (played by Natalie Portman) in Leon: The Professional (one of my favorite action thrillers!). 

Tessa Sun Hat by @crochetbyjen: This airy sun hat with a floppy brim is available in 9 sizes.

Peek-a-Boo Flower Hat, free crochet pattern by @maryjanecrochet via Get Hooked, Again: This hat with a flower applique matches the Peek-a-Boo Shrug in Get Hooked, Again.

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Cabbage Rose Cap, free crochet pattern by @melissamall: This lacy cap includes a ribbon tie!

Lady Mary Sun Hat by @danyelpink: This hat is available in 4 sizes and includes great photos with several styling options!

Butterflies and Pineapple Lace Beanie (photo 2), free crochet pattern by @CrochetLounge: This lacy hat is crocheted with sock yarn.

Simply Springtime Flower Hat (photo 9), free crochet pattern by @OombawkaDesign: This pattern is available in 8 sizes and includes 2 different floral embellishments.

Comely Crossed Slouch by @CalleighsClips: This hat in Lion Brand Heartland includes an adorable crocheted bow!

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Waffle Cone Slouchy Hat, free crochet pattern by @GleefulThings: This open work tam is made with one skein of Lion Brand Hometown.

Crochet Hat for My Mom, free crochet pattern by Kool Stitch: This delightful brimmed “granny” hat includes a bright flower.

Picnic Bow Hat by @KTandtheSquid: This adorable hat is available in 6 sizes.

Aria & Panda Silk Crochet Flower Hat, free crochet pattern by Gail Tanquary via @CPYarns: This lacy hat pattern includes a circle of flower motifs.

Sunny Brimmed Cloche, free crochet pattern by @SnappyTots: This hat is available in 4 sizes from newborn through adult.

Safari Garden (photo 6), free crochet pattern by @stitch11_corina: This lacy hat with a gentle brim is great for gardening!

Penelope’s Summer Slouch Hat (photo 1), free crochet pattern by @SCCelinaLane: This pattern is available in five sizes and includes a link to a great flower applique!

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