Tag: crochet

Elegant Crochet Shawl

Posted March 2, 2016 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Elegant Crochet Shawl

This lovely shawl is a Lion Brand original. You can find the English instructions here. It was originally designed for their Homespun yarn, but the version in the photo is made with something entirely different. Isn’t it gorgeous? * This blogger translated the pattern into Spanish and provides great photos for both right handed and […]


Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

Posted November 26, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

A small woven Christmas heart, which a traditional symbol of a Danish Christmas. The traditional colors are red and white same as their flag, but you can make them in any 2 colors! The heart is made of 2 alike crocheted pieces, which a woven together and stitched together at the bottom with sewing thread. […]


Pumpkin Patch Pillow

Posted November 5, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Pillow

This is a seriously adorable crochet pattern, available [here]. You do have to sign up, but becoming a member is free and will allow you access to a plethora of patterns;-) Annndddd, there is still plenty of time to whip up one or two of these before turkey day! Enjoy.


Free Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

Posted October 29, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Free Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

Yesterday’s post was a free knitted boot cuff pattern. For those of you who prefer to crochet, here’s one for you;-) This is a quick and easy boot cuff pattern. One size fits most, but length is easily adaptable by adding or subtracting the beginning number of chains and width is easily adaptable by adding […]


Earthy Fairy Button Cowl

Posted October 8, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Earthy Fairy Button Cowl

The Earth Fairy Button Cowl is an elegant project that uses a special skein of yarn.  Rows of eyelets are finished off with a pretty open picot edging and topped with two lovely buttons.  This cowl is versatile and can be worn in lots of different ways, fastening it with one or two of the […]


Broomstick Lace Infinity Scarf

Posted October 1, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Broomstick Lace Infinity Scarf

I can’t believe I waited so long to try out the broomstick lace technique. I have to admit, I was a little intimidated at first but after a little practice and much patience, I was able to complete this stunning infinity scarf! I posted an image of my scarf-in-progress and received a lot of positive […]


Crochet Button Earrings ~ Free Pattern

Posted September 17, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 2 Comments
Crochet Button Earrings ~ Free Pattern

Dainty and adorable! Crochet Button Earrings by Happiness Crafty. Abbreviations:   ch – chain st(s) – stich(s) sl st- slip stitch hdc – half double crochet dc- double crochet hook: 1.25 mm Pattern  Rnd 1 : sc in the 1st hole of button, ch 4, sc in the 2nd hole, ch 4 , sc in the […]


Moss Stitch Beginner Crochet Market Bag

Posted September 10, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Moss Stitch Beginner Crochet Market Bag

Bags, bags, and more bags! I love crocheted bags, but I may have overdone it a bit this summer with bag patterns. At the same time, they always come in handy; and most bags were taken off me this summer rather quickly. So that worked out good for me. I have one more market bag and […]


Shawl & Wrap Round Up

Posted July 10, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting, Knitting / 0 Comments
Shawl & Wrap Round Up

Ugh. What to wear, what to wear. I’m headed to San Antonio in eleven days. Yes. Texas in the middle of July. Now if that doesn’t get you excited, then ye ain’t from Texas. (And I am decidedly NOT from anywhere near there;-) So, it will be freezing at the air conditioned hotel where the conference […]