The Crochet Crowd

Crochet Button Flower

Reading Time: 3 minutes Crochet Button Flower Button Flowers are so very cute. They used real buttons in the middle of the flower. It gives is an artistic homemade appearance that I find very appealing. These types of flowers require a bit of practice to get used to using the buttons as the centre but once you get the […]

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Mermaid Bag Tag Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Mermaid Bag Tag The Crochet Mermaid Bag Tag is just a fun accessory to add to a bag or luggage to identify it easier. I think it’s a bit too big to put through luggage handling of an airport though. I would attach something like this to a carry-on or something I drag with […]

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Crochet Sun Blossom Mandala Doily Pattern

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Sun Blossom Mandala Doily Pattern The Crochet Sun Blossom Alternative Mandala Doily is an adaptation from the original Sun Blossom Doily by Diane Lavos for Red Heart. I didn’t intend to create an alternative version but every crocheter can have a roadblock and you can create new alternative realities to your situation instead of […]

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Wayuu Crochet Key Card Holder + Tutorial

Reading Time: 2 minutes Wayuu Crochet Key Card Holder The Wayuu Crochet Key Card Holder is an entry-level project for trying this technique most commonly found in Mochilas. Marion Verloop is an expert level in this technique designer and tutorial host. She is my mentor for this concept. Full discloser, I’m not an expert crocheter in this technique. It […]

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Crochet Star Key Card Holder for Lanyards

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Star Key Card Holder The Crochet Star Key Card Holder is a simple concept to keep your hotel or cabin key handy without having to store it in your pocket. I’ve used Patons Grace as it’s cotton and very strong. It’s a simple concept of continuous single crochet rounds. Just for fun, I added […]

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Crochet Floral Shawl Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Floral Shawl This Crochet Floral Shawl is a bit of a mind-bender for 2 of the 4 rows in the repeat. Once you get it, you will be able to blaze through this project. The lacy look is pretty easy to achieve and there is a crochet diagram available to follow. Rows 2 and […]

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Crochet Easy Shells Wrap + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Easy Shells Wrap This Crochet Easy Shells Wrap is using Patons Grace yarn. This yarn is 100% mercerized cotton that has a bit of weight to it. This means it will flow with your body with a gorgeous drape to it. The wrap is 70″ x 13″ and with the colour layout is wonderful. […]

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Crochet Easy Shells Shawl Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Easy Shells Shawl Certain shawls are just for lounging, other shawls at definitely for special occasions. This Crochet Easy Shells Shawl is cotton and is good enough to be worn during special events like weddings. It’s using Patons Grace that is 100% Mercerized Cotton. This is not dishwashing cotton but fashion cotton. WIth #3 […]

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Crochet Double Layered Button Flower

Reading Time: 3 minutes Button Flower Learn how to crochet a button flower using an actual button as the starting and centre point of your flower. These types of flowers require a bit of practice to get used to using the buttons at the centre but once you get the hang of it, watch out button collection. Today, I […]

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