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Crochet Pineapple Scrubby Dishcloth Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Pineapple Scrubby Dishcloth Use this Crochet Pineapple Scrubby Dishcloth to brighten up your day. Designed by Carolyn Calderon this Crochet Pineapple Scrubby Dishcloth is made using Red Heart Scrubby Sparkle it’s a splash of color with the fun sparkle to it just what you need on a gloomy day to brighten it up or a chilly […]

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Crochet The Study of Texture Blanket Pattern

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Study of Texture Stitch Along If you love crochet texture, you may just fall in love with the Study of Texture Afghan by Mikey. It is in 8 different sections using Bernat POP! yarn. Using self-striping yarn like Caron Cakes, you can let the colourwork itself out. It turns out lovely. Revision on August […]

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21 Refreshing Picnic Patterns

Reading Time: 3 minutes Yarn, Picnic, Sun, and more Summer is on the way, and it’s time to bring your crochet outside! These fresh ideas will keep you hooking for, and at, your picnics. Start with the perfect picnic blanket: Crochet Gingham Picnic Blanket – tradition and style from our own collection of patterns Crochet Picnic Blanket – adapted, […]

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15 Crochet Halter Top Ideas

Reading Time: 2 minutes 15 Crochet Halter Top Ideas It’s a hot, hot, hot summer so far, so it’s the perfect time crochet a little summer halter top to keep cool.  These fun little tops are very trendy right now, even though I wore them daily back in the 70’s. Everything comes back around. Of course, I know I […]

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Crochet Poncho Summer Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Summer Poncho Pattern Last summer, Mikey taught us the Cool Poncho pattern. We had lots of requests to make this in the round instead of 2 separate panel stitched together. So this Summer Poncho is an adaptation of that pattern. It is easier to adjust to any adult size and you just crochet more […]

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Crochet Sizzlin’ Hot Bikini

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Sizzlin’ Hot Bikini There’s been a HOT demand for lounging and practical beach attire such as this Crochet Sizzlin’ Hot Bikini. There is a demand of women who want to wear crochet based bikinis. In fact, my former wife had a crochet look-a-like bikini. She spent a fortune on it and took care of […]

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Crochet Tote Bag Pattern + Tutorial

Reading Time: 4 minutes Crochet Patriotic Summer Tote Bag Hurray for the Red, White & Blue!  Here is the summer bag that will quickly become your favorite for toting to picnics, parade, baseball games, etc.  Crocheted with Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn makes it super strong and gives the tote bag really nice stitch definition.  The colors have a […]

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What Happens to Acrylic Yarn Outdoors Experiment

Reading Time: 5 minutes Crochet for the Outdoors This past early spring, a fan posted a question about crocheting something for her outside. She wondered if Acrylic Yarn aka everyday yarn would last if she did a project that is intended to stay outdoors. She was inquiring about people who yarn bomb and abandon their projects. What will happen […]

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Crochet Beachy Keen Tote Bag

Reading Time: 3 minutes Crochet a Beachy Keen Tote Bag When Mikey crocheted the Beachy Keen Cover Up, I thought it would be fun to crochet a matching tote bag.  I used the same Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn in Aqua. My finished bag measures 12″ x 12″, not including the handles.  I used 150 grams of the 250 […]

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