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How to Make Roux 1

How to Make Roux

How to make roux is a basic recipe that will be used over and over in cooking. Use this to thicken sauces, gravies, soups, stews, and more. Learn something that professional chefs use often in their cooking.  *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Why use …

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Salt and Pepper Cowl 1

Salt and Pepper Cowl

This salt and pepper cowl crochet pattern is crocheted in the round. A great weekend, one skein of yarn crochet project. Beautiful black and white fashion. Crochet a beautiful cowl for yourself or as a delightful gift for someone special.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the …

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Weekend Comfort Cowl Pattern 1

Weekend Comfort Cowl Pattern

The weekend comfort cowl pattern says it all. Crochet this snugly cowl in a weekend. This is a cowl that can be completed quickly with lovely results.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. The cowl is really a cross between a cowl …

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Fall Colors Infinity Cowl 1

Fall Colors Infinity Cowl

Fall fashion has such rich colors that mirror nature. This crochet pattern works up quickly using just one skein of yarn. While this infinity cowl can be made with any color of yarn, this one just looks beautiful in these gorgeous fall colors. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on …

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Crocheted Thick Hot Pad 1

Crocheted Thick Hot Pad

When I completed my first crocheted thick hot pad, I was in love with this stitch. This hot pad is flexible, yet it is thick enough to protect your hands and counters from burns. Achieving this thick crochet stitch is easy to do with a little practice. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please …

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Simple Soap Holder Crochet Pattern 1

Simple Soap Holder Crochet Pattern

This simple soap holder crochet pattern is designed for a full-size bar of soap; however, smaller pieces of soap can be added to the soap holder as well. Great under-an-hour crochet project. The open weave of the stitch combination give this soap holder a beautiful texture. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read …

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How to Crochet the Linen Stitch 1

How to Crochet the Linen Stitch

Learn how to crochet the linen stitch. Step-by-step directions and video tutorial to help you learn how to master the linen stitch. The texture of the linen stitch is woven and compact, but still very pliable. This simple pattern consists of single crochet and the chain stitch. It is a perfect crochet stitch for a …

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Crochet Snowflake Free Pattern 1

Crochet Snowflake Free Pattern

This beautiful crochet snowflake pattern works up very quick and it so pretty. Snowflakes can be used for decorations for the whole winter. String them together, sew them onto something else that you created, or just tuck them into your Holiday decorations. No matter where you choose to place yours, I am sure that it …

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Chunky Crochet Placemat 1

Chunky Crochet Placemat

Handmade gifts throughout the Holidays are my favorite gift to get and give. These placemats are not only pretty, but they are a useful gift. I love making quick and easy crochet patterns.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Add a DIY …

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Crochet Winter Scarf Pattern 1

Crochet Winter Scarf Pattern

This Crochet Winter Scarf Pattern is another easy pattern that can be made on a weekend.  Great for a beginner to master the stitches. *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Beautiful and Soft Yarn The combination of the double crochet stitch and …

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Snowy White Infinity Cowl 1

Snowy White Infinity Cowl

This Snowy White Infinity Cowl is an easy crochet pattern that can be created in an afternoon if you work at it or at the very least a weekend. What a great gift this would make for yourself or someone else. *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read …

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Woodland Cozy Cowl 1

Woodland Cozy Cowl

If you are looking for an easy crochet pattern that is a joy to make. This woodland cozy cowl is just the one. I love making patterns that I don’t have to think much about. To me, this is very relaxing and helps me dust off the days events and get to sleep right away. …

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Cozy & Comfy Baby Afghan 1

Cozy & Comfy Baby Afghan Pattern

This cozy & comfy baby afghan pattern is so quick to make. Easy Crochet Pattern great for a beginner. Baby blanket is just the right size too.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. The perfect pattern for your newest member of the …

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T-Shirt Yarn Cowl 1

T-Shirt Yarn Cowl

Add some Pizzazz with this  T-Shirt Yarn Cowl. Fun beginner crochet project. If you can make a chain stitch and single crochet, you can make this in an afternoon.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. T-shirt yarn can be purchased like I …

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master the magic circle step-by-step

Master the Magic Circle

Master the Magic Circle Step-by-step guide on how to master the magic circle; sometimes called the magic ring or magic loop. This magic loop creates and adjustable loop that can be loosened or tightened to make a small hole. Save the URL to this page and reference it often when you need to get your …

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Colorful Crochet Easter Eggs

Colorful Crochet Easter Eggs

These colorful Crochet Easter Eggs are a great DIY project to make by yourself or with your children. This is a great project for a person just starting out crocheting.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. I made my first crochet egg …

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Embroidered Flour Sack Towel 1

Embroidered Flour Sack Towel

The This embroidered flour sack towel features a cute dog. This whimsical needle work on this towel notes that it is wash day. I am sure that the dog is not thrilled that it is wash day! Our little Corgi will go hide under the table when we say “lets take a bath.”  *Post contains …

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Granny Square Afghan Corner with burgundy white and green colors

Granny Square Afghan

Easy granny square afghan. Free directions on how to make one of your own. This one was made in memory of my sister’s mother-in-law. This is her yarn color  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Easy Crochet Granny Square Afghan Making a …

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Granny Square Tablecloth Pattern 1

Granny Square Tablecloth Pattern

Creating this granny square tablecloth pattern was a labor of love. This yarn is from my sister’s sweet mother-in-law that recently passed away. My sister was cleaning out her things and ran across a bag of yarn, a started project, and a crochet hook.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more …

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Shell Stitch Afghan 7

Shell Stitch Afghan

Shell Stitch Afghan To be honest, the shell stitch afghan shown here I made over 15 years ago. It has been used and washed and it is still in great shape. It was very easy to make, even for a person with not much crochet experience.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you …

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Scraps Afghan crochet pattern 1

Scrap Afghan

Scrap Afghan This scrap afghan crochet pattern is great for a relaxing weekend project. It is great for using up left over yarn. This scraps afghan pattern starts with a chain stitch and uses a treble crochet the rest of the way. Go ahead and give this a try and make your own unique and …

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Easy Headband 1

Easy Headband

This is a quick & easy headband that takes me less than an hour to make. Make this headband while you are watching a movie. This pattern makes a headband that is fun to wear and will keep your ears warm in the cold weather.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more …

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