November 30, 2011

Dog Paws Christmas Stocking -free crochet pattern-

Dog Paws Christmas Stocking
A Christmas stocking for the furry member of your family!  This cute dog stocking pattern will bring great holiday memories for a lifetime.

Designed By: Michele Wilcox

Skill Level: Easy


  • RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein each 624 Tea Leaf A, 319 Cherry Red B, and 316 Soft White C.
  • Crochet Hook: 5mm [US Size H-8].
  • Yarn needle.

Size: Stocking measures 13½” long.

November 29, 2011

Ruffle Fir Trees Crochet Pattern -free crochet pattern-

Ruffle Fir Trees
Make some gorgeous little Christmas trees to decorate your home this season!

Designed By: Katherine Eng

Skill Level: Intermediate


  • Red heart “Holiday”: 1 Ball each Aran/Gold, Hunter/Gold; 2 balls Wine/Gold.
  • Crochet Hook: 6mm [US J-10].
  • 1 Styrofoam cone 6” tall x 3” base circumference, 1 Styrofoam cone 9” tall x 4” base circumference painted green around base, 1 Styrofoam cone 12” tall x 4” base circumference painted red around base; 
  • 1 clear 3/8” crystal bead, 1 ½” green crystal bead, 1 ½” red crystal bead 
  • 3 straight pins with white, green, and red beaded tops.

Size: Small Tree is 6½” tall; Medium Tree is 9½”; Large Tree is 13½”.

November 26, 2011

Favorite Snowflake Ornament -free crochet pattern-

A simple snowflake for the beginner crocheter!  Hand made ornaments, especially these lovely snowflakes make a great heirloom for your tree, including years of memories and nostalgia!

Designed By: Rachel/ Crochet Spot

Skill Level: easy


  • small amount of DK weight yarn
  • Crochet Hook H (5.00 mm)
Finished Size:approx. 6″(15.24 cm) from point to point

November 24, 2011

Kids Striped Boots -free crochet pattern-

Just imagine the amount of fun you could have with color!  These boots look so cute on little ones, make them in their favorite colors.

Designed By: Craftown

Skill Level: Intermediate


  • (60 yd-2 oz pull skeins); 4 skeins Main Color (M C), ; 3 Contrasting Color (C C); 
  • crochet hook size 6 mm (J) or size needed to obtain the gauge.

November 22, 2011

Easy Slouchy Hat -free crochet pattern-

I love this hat style!  It can be made with so many different yarns and colors!  These hats are everywhere; a chic fall/winter accessory!

Designed By: Donna/ Knots and Loops

Skill Level:  Easy, Beginner


  • One Skein I Love This Yarn! or any worsted weight yarn
  • Size J hook 

November 21, 2011

Autumn Tote -free crochet pattern-

Get ready for the fall season with Bernat Harvest Colors. With this free crochet bag pattern you can make a tote perfect for autumn. Bamboo straight handles are used for the perfect addition to this bag.

Designed By: Bernat

Skill Level: Intermediate


  • Bernat® Super Value Harvest Colors (197 g / 7 oz)OR Bernat® Worsted Harvest Colors (400 g / 14 oz) 1 ball: (Redwood Heather).
  • Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Purchased Bamboo straight handles 12 ins [30.5 cm] long.

Size: Approx 15 x 12 ins [38 x 30.5 cm].

November 20, 2011

Fair Lady Gloves -free crochet pattern-

Blast from the past, a lovely Vintage Pattern!  Who doesn't need a lace set of gloves to make you feel like a lady?!

Designed By: Coats & Clark

Skill Level: Experienced/Advanced


  • Clark's O.N.T. or J. & P. Coats Best Six Cord Mercerized Crochet thread, size 50: Small ball:
  • Clark's  O.N.T.--2 balls o/ White, Ecru or any color. OR
  • J. & P. COATS--/ ball of White or Ecru; 2 balls o/any color.
  • Milward's Steel Crochet Hook No. 11 or 12.

Size: Medium

November 19, 2011

Crochet Skirt -free crochet pattern-

This pretty skirt from Garnstudio features a beautiful shell pattern combined with a nice lace drawstring.  The prefect accessory for any season!

Designed By: Drops Design

Skill level:  Easy


  • DROPS Karisma Superwash 200g colour no 50, grey-green mix
  • Accessory: approx 120cm brown silk ribbon (width 20mm)
  • crochet hook no 4.5

Size: DROPS Crochet skirt in Karisma SuperwashSize: one-size, to fit hip size approx 83cm.

November 18, 2011

Accidental Hat -free crochet pattern-


I thought this hat was very cute!  I am going to make one for myself.  I am sure this pattern would be easy to adjust to make smaller or larger.

Designed By: Sharon/ Laughing Purple Goldfish

Skill Level:  Easy


  • Yarns Required - whatever you have on hand!
  • Hook Size- 3.0 mm crochet hook
  • - wool needle
Size: (fits 2/3 year old)

November 17, 2011

Socks -free crochet pattern-

A great sock pattern, easy to read and easy to make! Keep them all one solid color, or add a fun heel and toe color!

Designed By: Sue's Crochet and Knitting

Skill Level:  Easy


  • 2 - 50g balls of 4 ply knitting worsted. 
  • Hook - 4.50. See Charts for conversions.

This sock will fit a foot length of 9 to 91/2 inches.
4 sc = 1 inch, 4 rows of sc = 1 inch - This will help you to make adjustments for different sizes.

November 14, 2011

Irish Lace Scarf -free crochet pattern-

Image of Irish Lace Scarf
I just keep falling in love with this scarf over and over again!  It emits beauty, elegance, and warmth all in one.  

Designed By: Lion Brand

Skill Level: Intermediate

Size: One Size; About 9 x 58 in. (23 x 147.5 cm)

  • 50-098 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Natural
  • Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm) 
  • Crochet Hook - Size I-9 
  • Split Ring Stitch Markers 
  • Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
  • Fiberfill (for stuffing Rose Centers)

November 13, 2011

3 Piece Baby Set -free crochet patterns-

This is actually three different patterns made by three different people.   They go quite nice together.

I have posted the ear flap hat previously. It can be made for a preemie, newborn, and 3 months.

The mittens in my photos are for an infant, but I also have a pattern for a larger baby I use often.

The sweater is called Lil Darlin' baby Sweater by Dot Matthews.  Is it sized 3-6 months, but if you use a smaller crochet hook and baby weight yarn, it can made smaller.

November 12, 2011

Karisma Dress -free crochet pattern-

This beautiful dress is brought to you from the Garnstudio Team!  I love the deep chocolate brown color that they chose for this pattern!  This is a great outfit for a cool day.

Designed By:  Drops Design

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Size: S – M – L – XL - XXL

  • DROPS Karisma Superwash 650-700-800-850-950 g colour no. 62, Brown
  • Crochet Hook size 4.5 mm
  • Dark wooden button, no 535: 5 pcs.

November 10, 2011

Baby Ear Flap Hat -free crochet pattern-

A simple baby hat with ear flaps is always cute on any baby at any given time!  These are suitable for little girls and boys, get creative with color and give it a theme.

Designed By: Alli Crafts

Skill Level:  Easy

  • Less than ¼ skein worsted weight yarn (I used two colors, Full O Sheep, and a sport weight wool for edging)
  • 5mm (H/8) hook

November 9, 2011

The Gypsy Crochet Thing - Crochet Pants & Top -free crochet pattern-

This is a fun VINTAGE PATTERN!  I actually made these awesome pants back in 1998, and someone actually stole them from me over the years!  

Designed By: Jack Frost (the yarn people), Volume 79, 1970

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Size: Top Measurement at bustline: 30", 33", 36", 39" Pants measurement at hip: 30", 33", 36", 39"

  • Color A - 5, 6, 6, 6 - 4 oz. pull-skeins Jack Frost Wintuk Knitting Worsted type Color B - 1 - 4 oz. pull skein Jack Frost Wintuk Knitting Worsted type Color C - 1 - 4 oz. pull-skein Jack Frost Wintuk Knitting Worsted type
  • "K" hook

November 8, 2011

Sneaker Slippers -free crochet pattern-

Sneaker Slippers!  This is the original concept of the cute lace up slippers that look like sneakers (or runners, depending on where you're from!)

Designed By: Sue Norrad

Skill Level: Easy


  • 1 - 50g ball of Black 4 ply knitting worsted.
  • 2 - 50g ball of White 4 ply knitting worsted.
  • Crochet Hook - 4.50 mm. 

Size: foot length of 9 to 10 inches. 

November 4, 2011

Newsboy Hat -free crochet pattern-

Make this timeless classic beauty your own!  A flower embellishment finishes off this hat, the possibilities are endless.

Designed By: Knuttin' But Yarn

Skill Level:  Easy

  • Size H Hook
  • 3-4 Ounces of Main Color (Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn – Cream) or any other #4 Worsted Weight Yarn (works best in worsted weight)
  • 1 Ounce of Contrasting Color (Hobby Lobby I Love This yarn – Cranberry) or any other #4 Worsted Weight Yarn (works best in worsted weight yarn)

Mittens/Fingerless Gloves -free crochet pattern-

Here's an awesome pattern for fingerless mittens! Easy and quick to work up, these make a great gift for everyone.

Designed By:  Sue Norrad

Skill Level:  Easy

  • Worsted weight yarn. 3 1/2 oz (100 g)
  • A strip of velcro or the hook & loop dots of velcro that look like buttons.
  • Hook: 5.00 mm (H-8)
Size: Women's medium, or teens. For a larger size, use a 5.50mm (I-9) or 6.00mm (J-10) hook. For a smaller size to fit pre-teens, use a 4.50mm hook.

November 3, 2011

Radiant Ripple Vest -free crochet pattern-

Radiant Ripple Vest
Feel the elegance of soft bamboo by making this exquisite vest!  This stylish garment is sure to please.

Designed By: Yarnspirations

Skill Level:  Intermediate

  • Patons Silk Bamboo (65 g/2.2 oz; 93 m/102 yds); Contrast A (85008 Ivory) 4 4 5 balls; Contrast B (85010 Almond) 4 4 5 balls; Contrast C (85046 Stone) 3 3 4 balls; Contrast D (85236 Moss) 2 2 3 balls
  • Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook 
Size: XS/M L/XL 2/5XL