Crochet Pattern: Wavy Navy Afghan by J Crochet

I’m so excited to be sharing another stunning pattern by Julie from J Crochet! Julie includes both U.S. pattern abbreviations and line-by-line international crochet stitch symbols in each of her patterns. The Wavy Navy Afghan is a visual delight! This tri-color blanket includes a really fun candy cane border. Make… View Post

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: Pumpkinhead Hat by J Crochet

I’m introducing a new guest contributor to Underground Crafter today. Let’s give a warm welcome to Julie from J Crochet. She’s sharing the adorable crochet pattern for the Pumpkinhead hat in two infant sizes. It’s the perfect fall accessory for your favorite little one. Julie’s signature style for her patterns… View Post

FO Friday: Brooklyn’s Baby Blanket

Way back in February, I learned my cousin had a newborn daughter via Facebook.  Her name is Brooklyn. (Yes, like me, my cousin was born in Brooklyn, but he hasn’t lived there for about 20 years). I decided to make her a baby blanket using some stash yarn.  I started… View Post

Vintage Needlecrafts Pick of the Week: Teach Yourself to Knit the Easy Columbia Minerva Way

This post contains affiliate links. This week’s pick: Teach Yourself to Knit the Easy Columbia Minerva Way. Source: Found in my mom’s collection when she moved. Publication date: 1968. Status: Out of print and expensive online. Condition: This booklet has a fair amount of wear and tear. Craft: Knitting. This interesting booklet came into… View Post