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Textured Stitches Made Easy: Double Loop Stitch Tutorial

Have you ever tried the double loop stitch? Although not super common in traditional crochet, this stitch is great for creating fur-like texture that’s perfect for amigurumi. This article will walk you through textured stitches made easy: double loop stitch tutorial. Let’s hop into the tutorial! Textured Stitches Made Easy: Double Loop Stitch Tutorial How to Do the Double Loop […]

Ultimate Resource Guide for Beginner Crocheters

Are you a beginner crocheter looking to learn? First, welcome to the crochet club! Seriously, the crochet community is filled with some FANTASTIC people who love sharing their knowledge. This ultimate resource guide for beginner crocheters will give you a great starting point to dive in and learn more! There’s no ONE perfect resource to learn all things crochet. Thankfully, […]

Easy Guide to Combining Yarn Weights for Amigurumi

You know, for the longest time, if I was making a project with multiple yarns, I thought I had to match them exactly. Like, all the colors had to be from not only the same brand, but the same line. But this way of thinking proved waaaay too restrictive, which is why I start experimenting. This easy guide to combining […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Christmas Tree Ornament

Don’t you just love the Christmas season? Family time, handmade decorations, and lots of sweets–it’s just the best. Speaking of handmade decorations, I’ve got this new free crochet pattern: Christmas Tree Ornament for you! It’s super fast, easy, and almost completely NO SEW! Plus, this mini project uses very little yarn, so it’s a great stash-buster AND you can use […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Sid the Snowman

There’s a chill in the air and I’m barely restraining myself from putting up Christmas decorations. (I’m trying to wait until after Thanksgiving, lol.) But that hasn’t stopped me from diving into Christmas-y crochet patterns! This free crochet pattern: Sid the Snowman is almost completely no sew and can be worked up in a single day! Snow has always fascinated […]

How to Sew Your Amigurumi Together Like a Pro

Do you love amigurumi, but struggle with seaming them together? Or maybe you’re new to the world of ami (short for amigurumi) and it just looks crazy intimidating? Don’t worry, with a little practice, patience, and the right tools, this article will walk you through how to sew your amigurumi together like a pro. Whether you’re brand new to ami […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Teak the Turkey

I feel like Thanksgiving can be either a wonderful or incredibly stressful holiday. For me, it’s the one time a year where I get to see everyone I love and I cherish that time with my otherwise scattered family. I wanted to commemorate those years of tradition and great memories into one project, which is why I’m sharing this free […]

4 Great Tips to Bust Your Stash

Is your yarn stash out of control? Even if it’s not stash busting can be very gratifying and even therapeutic. There’s just something so satisfying about using up those random skeins and clearing the way for yarn that you use more often. If you want to use up some of your old yarn, but aren’t sure where to start, don’t […]

How to Use Fair Isle Crochet in Amigurumi

Have you been scrolling through Pinterest and seen beautiful amigurumi made with several colors all worked together? It looks complicated and that’s BEFORE you get a look at charts and stuff. It doesn’t have to be scary though. This article will walk you through how to use fair isle crochet in amigurumi. We’ll even talk a bit about how to […]