Easy Crochet Blanket: Gentle Stripes and Textures

Today I’m sharing an easy crochet blanket pattern as part of the Preemie Crochet Challenge. The Gentle Stripes and Textures Baby Blanket is available in 6 sizes from micro preemie blanket through child blanket. This beginner-friendly pattern combines a simple stitch with self-striping yarn to make the colorwork easy. I’ve even included four helpful video … Read more

Crochet Wolf Pattern: Luis Lobo

I’m kicking off the fourth annual Softie Crochet Along with CAL Central with a crochet wolf pattern. Luis Lobo is an adorable, rag-doll style, wolf amigurumi pattern. Luis Lobo is more friend than predator and a faux fur yarn gives him fun, textured fur to cuddle. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation … Read more

Crochet Polar Bear Pattern: Polar Bear Pal

I’m delighted to share a crochet polar bear pattern today in early celebration of International Polar Bear Day! You’ll have plenty of time to make your own Polar Bear Pal before February 27. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these … Read more

Herringbone Slouchy Beanie Crochet Pattern

I’m joining Christine from Sweet Potato 3 for the third year in a row as part of her seventh annual Crochet Cancer Challenge. My design for this year is the Herringbone Slouchy Beanie, a cozy pom pom hat available in nine sizes from newborn through adult large. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive … Read more

Announcing the 2020 Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along!

The Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along is the fifth and final crochet along of 2020 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. It’s also our sixth annual Holiday Stashdown CAL! We’ve brought together twenty-six of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns for handmade holiday gift ideas, decorations, and wrap. Join us to … Read more

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