New Lion Brand Patterns: Plus Size Crochet & Knit Patterns

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If you have curves and hips like I do, you know the frustration of trying to find a free plus size knitting pattern that will fit and flatter your body.  To help with this, Lion Brand patterns have released two new free plus size crochet patterns and two free plus size knitting patterns written specifically […]

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Summer Lovin’ Had Me a Blast

Summer Crochet and Knit Patterns

Sadly, it seems like summer is almost over, but at the same time it almost feels like it hasn’t begun. I say this because it’s been so rainy here in the Chicagoland area and we haven’t hit the all-time high temperatures like usual. There’s still plenty of time left to make the best of the […]

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Free Tunisian Crochet Pattern: Simple Summer Dishcloth

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One of our favorite go-to crochet projects around the office is the simple crochet dishcloth.  Not only are crochet dishcloths and easy and portable project, they are the perfect size to try out new stitches and techniques.  If you have not tried yet – learn to Tunisian crochet with this simple but beautiful free crochet […]

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Going Gaga Over Grannies: Flower Granny Squares

Flower Granny Squares

While I walk my neighborhood I’m constantly looking to the left and right of me seeing all the fabulous flowers in everyone’s yard. In my own yard I have these beautiful bold, colorful flowers of orange, purple, pink and yellow. My favorite are the lilacs, but those seem to come and go all too quickly. […]

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We Like Baby Booties and We Cannot Lie

Lemon Drop Baby Booties

I just had my second little girl nine weeks ago and I have fallen in love all over again. Her chubby little cheeks and tiny little feet are kissed all day long. I know it’s just the beginning of summer, but I’m already starting to think about the fall and winter seasons that will quickly […]

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Uniquely Yours: Textured Scarves to Turn You Diva

Sweet Pea Ruffle Scarf

Knit and crochet scarves are not only simple to work up, but the possibilities are endless when it comes to the design, color and texture that you can create. Your creativity can take you far when you look at things in a different light. Using the same pattern with different types of yarns can give […]

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The Crochet Granny Square for Spring: The Mayapple Flower Square

The Mayapple Crochet Granny Square Pattern

I’m Marie Segares from Underground Crafter. I don’t know about you, but I’m very excited about spring! I was inspired by the return of flowers, leaves, and other signs of warmer weather to design this 6-inch granny square. Crochet granny square patterns are the perfect portable work in the progress for the warmer months ahead because […]

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Say “I Do” to this Fabulous Fascinator: Free Crochet Flower Pattern

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Wedding season will be on us before we know it.  If you are making your own wedding decor and DIY wedding accessories, you’ll love this simply stunning free crochet flower pattern that you can use as hairpiece for your big day.  It’s everything you need in a decorative hair accessory; beautiful, dainty and stunning.  You’ll […]

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Sassy Stripes: 16 Cheerful Crochet Afghans to Brighten Your Day!

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One of the easiest ways to add a little extra color to your home decor is with a cheerfully colored crochet afghan. If you really want to up the “oomph” on that pop of color, try making a sassy striped crochet afghan pattern.  Not only will you be able to pick colors you love, but […]

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