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Easy Guide to Crocheting 3 Basic Shapes

One of the first key concepts they teach you in art school is that everything can be broken down into basic shapes. It takes a bit of practice to get the hang of seeing it, but once you do, even the most complex forms won’t seem as daunting. Let’s get started with this easy guide to crocheting 3 basic shapes! […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Hernando the Hedgehog

I can barely believe it’s already February! I dedicated the month of January to designing new patterns and I’m so excited to finally share one of them with you. This free crochet pattern: Hernando the Hedgehog is my very first one of 2022! When I was brainstorming animals to create my husband was the one to suggest a hedgehog and […]

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, […]

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 […]