Fresh-Picked Free Knitting Patterns for the Farmer’s Market

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I've always loved farmer's markets—so much so that I spent four years of weekends working for one! While I called it a “summer job,” the autumn harvest season is when the markets really kick into gear. The corn is high, the pumpkin patches are filling with giant orange globes, and the apples (my favorite fruit!) are falling off the trees. All these fruits of the farmers' labor show up at the market, and every week I find myself torn between the many fruits and vegetables on offer. Such a … [Continue reading...]

Crochet Patterns in Every Color of the Rainbow

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Sometimes, you just feel like crocheting something red. Or orange. Or even purple. It's easy to shop for clothing of a certain color when you're at the mall, but sometimes it can be hard to "shop" for free crochet patterns of a particular color. If this is something you've found yourself wanting to do, then you're in luck! Today, we're featuring a few of our favorite crochet patterns with you-- all organized by color! You'll find all of your favorite colors included such as red, orange, … [Continue reading...]

Celebrate the Start of Knitting Season!

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With autumn at our doorstep and the holidays right around the corner, now is a better time than ever to tuck in and get some serious knitting done. Chilly autumn nights call for toasty knit mitten patterns and snuggly knit hats. Christmas lists are being drafted as we speak – do you have a hand-knit […]

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16 Wreaths of Winter’s Past

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As people are already out planning for their fall and Halloween festivities I can’t help but think how quickly winter and the holidays will be here. I get all warm and fuzzy thinking about the joyous times I get to spend with my family in the kitchen that smells like homemade apple pie, or around […]

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The Ultimate Baby Shower Gift: Crochet Loveys

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When it comes to baby showers, there are a million different types of gifts. Classic children’s books (Goodnight Moon, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and pretty much any Dr. Seuss book are must-haves on my list), toys, baby clothes, and the always appreciated diaper towers are all standard baby shower gifts that will be loved by […]

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Foxes Vs. Owls: The Ultimate Showdown for Crochet Animal Patterns

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There is an epic battle going on in the crochet animal kingdom. For the last few years, owls have reigned as the most popular animal for crochet patterns. You’ve seen them on baby hats, pillows, afghans and more. They’re adorable, have a simple shape, and they simply don’t give a hoot. But a rising star […]

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Fall in Love: 19 Autumn Baby Knits

The seasons will be changing soon. Are you ready? September 23 marks the first official day of autumn, and I just can’t wait! The chill of the fall often brings what I like to call “knitting season.” There are just so many warm and cozy knits to choose from, it’s often hard to settle on just […]

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Yarn It Forward: 10 Ideas for Spreading Crochet Joy

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Sometimes you can get a little burned out from making baby blankets and scarves all the time. Those items make AMAZING gifts, but they don’t always light your creative fire. To bust your boredom, consider creating a crochet surprise for a stranger. Have you ever seen the movie, “Pay It Forward”? The film lays out […]

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The Zen Jacket that Got Everyone Talking

The Zen Jacket that Got Everyone Talking

A few years back we had posted a beautiful crochet pattern on our Facebook page and it blew up! I mean everyone absolutely fell in love with this pattern just from the picture alone, and our readers were so excited to be able to have the pattern for free. What pattern am I referring to? […]

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Never Before Seen: Dedri’s Puzzle Balls

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Guest post written by Dedri Uys from Look At What I Made. Plus, scroll down to find out how you can enter to win a copy of Dedri’s crochet book, Amamani Puzzle Balls! Hi, My name is Dedri from Lookatwhatimade.net and I am the designer behind the crochet amish puzzle balls and animals. In honour […]

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