20 Favorite Granny Square Patterns

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As we get ready for the colder weather to set in this fall, what better way to prepare than to start a super warm and cozy crochet afghan project? If you’re particularly fond of the granny square crochet pattern, then you’ll definitely want to try one of these 20 Granny Square Patterns this season. After going […]

How To Crochet Granny Squares: Free eBook!

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Just because the weather’s warming up, that doesn’t mean you have to give up on your crochet afghan projects! Afghans are perfect for any time of year even if it’s not cold enough to bundle up – you just need to update the types of afghan patterns you’re working on. Flowers are, of course, the […]

Babypalooza! 13 Pastel Baby Blankets

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Spring is fast approaching, which means one big thing in the world of crochet: it’s time to start making your baby gifts! Spring is a really popular time of year for baby showers, baby birthday parties, and other celebrations (such as Easter) where giving a gift could be appropriate. There’s no better gift for this […]

Crochet Flowers for All! 21 Floral Afghan Patterns

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Got a case of those winter blues? I know I’m getting a little tired of seeing the same snowy, muddy landscapes on my drive to work every day. I miss seeing grass, and leaves on trees, and – most of all – flowers! Between the gray skies and the icy ground, the outside world is […]

The Best of January: Our Top 10 Patterns!

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January has flown by, and it’s once again time to round up the most popular free patterns from our sister sites this month! Over on AllFreeCrochet, AllFreeKnitting, and AllFreeCrochetAfghanPatterns, it’s clear that cozy, chunky projects prevailed – most of our popular projects were scarves, blankets, and hats! Winter has been hitting us hard lately (especially […]

Your Perfect Plaid: 8 Crochet Afghan Patterns

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Let’s face it, crochet afghans are a really great project to make (if you’ve got the time and the yarn, that is.) They make great gifts and fabulous home decor, they’re often repetitive enough that you can work them up in your sleep, and there’s always a sense of accomplishment from finishing such a large […]

How to Crochet Afghans: Your Guide to 5 Key Crochet Stitches

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Starting in on a big project like a crochet afghan can be a big commitment. They use up a lot of yarn, which can get expensive by the end of it, and once you pick a design you pretty much have to see it through to the end (unless you’re making one from a variety […]

The Top 9 Posts from 2015: Your Faves from Our Facebook

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Happy New Year’s Eve, yarnies! We’re on the brink of a whole new year, and I don’t know about you, but I’m excited. I always love the idea of a fresh start and a chance to get cracking on some New Year’s resolutions (even though I inevitably fail at them by mid-January. Let me have […]

Naturally Gorgeous: 9 Nature-Inspired Afghan Patterns

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The weather so far this December has been so temperamental that I don’t even know what to do. One day it’s almost 60 degrees and blindingly sunny, the next it’s raining and damp enough that even a jacket doesn’t keep out the chill. I’m usually the kind of person that loves being outside, but not […]