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Pineapple Tube Socks Crochet Pattern

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These socks are pretty.  I love the pineapple pattern, it looks good every time that it's used.  In this pattern, the finished socks would make a great accessory to a fancy outfit, and give some elegance to an every day outfit!





Designed By:  Julie/Treasures made from Yarn

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  Size b hook and Paton's Kroy sock yarn



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Oval Mittens Crochet Pattern

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Now here's a different style of mittens!  It looks like a great project for scrap yarns!  These are on my "to make" list.
Designed By: Elaine Phillips
Difficulty level:  Intermediate

Materials:  Blue sport weight wool yarn 100m/50g - 2 balls, some white and dark blue yarn. 
Hook: C (3.0 mm)



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Jennifer Vest Crochet Pattern

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A wardrobe necessity!

"Trendy and retro at the same time - be really original!"

Designed By:  Garnstudio

Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: Drops Nepal 400-400-450-500-550-600 g color no 0618, camel 150-150-200-200-200-200 g color no 2923, goldenrod
150-150-200-200-200-200 g color no 2920, orange
Drops Big Fabel 300-300-300-400-400-400 g color no 912, soft chocolate
Drops Alpaca Boucle 100 g for all sizes in color no 2020, light beige

Crochet Hook size 5 mm / H/8 

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Owl Mug Wrap Crochet Pattern

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Morning coffee fun!

"What a hoot! Dress up a mug with this crocheted cozy—you’ll feel all the wiser using it to sip your warm beverages."

Designed By: Michele Wilcox
Skill Level:  Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein each 944 Cherrycola A, 321 Gold B, and 316 Soft White C.
Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8].
Yarn needle; two 12mm buttons for eyes; one ¾” wooden button.
Size:  Size: 3¾” tall.

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Apple Tote Crochet Pattern

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There's just something I love about this bag!  Maybe it's the simplicity, the colors, the cuteness, or just that I love apples?  Maybe it's all of those reasons!  It would also make a cool re-usable shopping bag!

Designed By: Angel's Crochet

Skill Level:  Intermediate (Tapestry Crochet)

Materials:  1/2 lb Crochet Cotton - Bag color of your choice, 1 Ball Red Crochet Cotton, Small amount Black, White and Green Crochet Cotton
Size "H" crochet hook

Finished size: approximately

You will need the Apple Chart for this project

Gauge:  Gauge is not important for this project.

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Funky Spats Crochet Pattern

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Spats are a wonderful way to spice up your boots.  With different colors, you could change the look for every outfit.  These look good on short boots as well!  Edgy and pretty at the same time!

Skill Level:   Easy

Supplies:  STITCH NATION® “Full O’Sheep™”: 1 Ball each 2925 Passionfruit A and 2012 Black Sheep B.
Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8].
Yarn needle, 6 buttons, 3/4” diameter.

Size:  Ankle Circumference: 11 (12, 13)”  Spat Length: 5½”


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Finger Puppet Pals Crochet Patterns

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Over the holidays, my daughter received finger puppets as a gift from her cousin.  She absolutely loves them, and talks to them, kisses them, and makes them talk to her other toys!  (She's 18 months old)  This inspired me to look for crochet patterns so that I could give her some more finger pals.  

So today, I am bringing you not one pattern, but several!  There are too many cute designs, I couldn't just choose one!



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Scrap Heart Fingerless Crochet Gloves

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It's nice to see a heart pattern that works well in a fingerless glove!  These are just in time to have ready for Valentines Day, but I'd wear them all year round!

Designed By:  Pam G

Skill Level:  Intermediate
Materials:  Worsted Weight Yarn in White, Pink and Red, G Hook, Stitch Markers (I used safety pins), Tapestry Needle
Size:  Medium hand

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G Square Cap and Bill Crochet Hat

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I love crochet hats!  Here’s a very simple way to play with Granny Squares to create your very own groovy billed cap!  

Designed By:  Farrah for 365 Crochet Skill Level:  Easy
Yarn:  Bernat Softee Chunky Size 5, approx. 100yds. Hook:  G/4.0mm Gauge:  14 sts x 12 rows = 4” Size:  Adult head, approx 21 inch circumference. (stretchy)



Please do not copy or sell my pattern!  You may link to it, you may sell the finished product, I don't mind, as I did not "invent" the granny square!  Have fun!
First you must make 5 granny squares in the color(s) of your choice.   I altered the granny square pattern a little bit, and used hdcs instead of dcs, because I didn’t want the squares to be too wide. 
My colors changed on these rnds: Rnd1-Tan, Rnd2-White, Rnd3 and 4-Tan, Rnd 5-White, Rnd6-Tan

The pattern for my granny square is as follows:
Ch5, sl st to 1st ch to form a loop
Rnd 1:  ch4, (counts as 1hdc and ch2sp), *3hdc in loop, ch2* repeat 3 times, 2hdc in loop, sl st to 2nd ch of beg ch4.  Ch4…

Alicia Crochet Cowl

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The only thing I like about winter is the spectacular accessories you can wear!  Here's a different type of cowl, it's braided!

"This cowl uses only single crochet stitches and requires only basic crochet skills."

Designed By:  Crochet Dreamz

Skill Level:  Easy
Materials:  Yarn: Super Bulky, size 6 yarn. I used Wool Ease Thick and Quick from Lion Brand.
Hook:  Hook P (10mm) and a hook H (5mm) to weave in the tails.  Sewing Needle.  Three large wooden buttons. I used 1 ¼ inch ones.

Size:  Finished measurements: 23 inches in circumference and 7 ½ inches wide

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Pretty Pillows Crochet Pattern

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Jazz up your home with these beautiful crochet pillows.  This is how I furnished my first apartments!

"Showing your handiwork on a pillow is a beautiful statement of your artistry."

Skill Level:   Intermediate

Supplies:  RED HEART® LusterSheen®: 1 skein 615 Tea Leaf, 001 White, or 824 Medium Blue.
Crochet Hook: 3.5mm [US E-4].
14” Purchased pillow; sewing needle and thread.
Size:  Pillow Top measures approximately 13½” across.


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Lovely Lady Slouchy Crochet Hat

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I love slouchy Hats!  They look good on everybody, even men!  This is a nice pattern, it's simple, basic, and has a perfect slouch shape.

Designed By:  Corina/stitch11.com

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  Lion Brand Homespun Yarn Bulky Size 5, Size K/6.5m crochet hook




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Noro Catherine Wheel Crochet Scarf

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"... this pattern uses a Catherine Wheel stitch to make a charming, pretty scarf."


Designed By:  Michelle/Ellemenno P Blog

Materials:  Size E (3.5 mm) crochet hook
Color A: 1 or 2 skeins Noro Silk Garden Sock
Color B: 1 skein Noro Sillk Garden Sock in a contrasting color
Tapestry needle

Size:  With one skein of each color, you'll end up with a scarf about 45" long before blocking.



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Crochet Bib Necklace

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This necklace is super cool!  I need to make one for myself asap!

Designed By:  Stephanie/A Common Thread
Skill Level:  Easy
Materials: Peaches & Creme cotton solids and a size G hook.



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Drop Stitch Tunic Crochet Pattern

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"Jazz up your wardrobe with this fun crocheted tunic. It’s fast to make with no shaping and the back and front are exactly the same. You’ll want one in several colors."

Designed By: Double Stitch Twins

Skill Level: Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® Boutique™ Midnight™: 4 balls 1944 Harvest Moon.
Crochet Hook: 6.5mm [US K-10½].
Stitch markers, yarn needle.
Size:  One size fits most.
Tunic measures 26” wide x 30” long.

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Chic on The Halfshell Crochet Purse

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A simple classic purse!

Designed By:  Drew Emborsky, The Crochet Dude™

Skill Level:  Easy

Finished size: Approximately 12” at widest point and 10” tall with handle

Materials: Sport Weight Yarn – approx. 3 oz, Crochet Hook, Size H [5.00 mm]
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Wrap with Slits Crochet Pattern

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This looks comfortable and warm!
Designed By: Kimberly K. McAlindin

Skill Level:  Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® “SuperSaver™”: 3 skeins 256 Carrot.
Crochet Hook: 6.5mm [US K-10.5].
Yarn needle.

Size:  Shawl measures 14” wide x 80” long.



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Om Shanti Crochet Yoga Mat Bag

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Is your New Year's Resolution to get fit and healthy?  Give your hands a workout as well and crochet this custom yoga mat bag!  Get creative with color, this pattern also shows a multicolor bag!

Skill Level:   Easy

Yarn:  Pickles Økologisk bomull, thin (appears to be worsted)
50 g each of 5 colours.

Equipment:  US 8 / H hook and (US 6 DPN´s) for the cord only.  I improvise!

Size:  Fits a standard yoga mat

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Fruity Crochet Pineapple Scarf

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"Such a fast and cool project, which takes just about 1-2 hours  and so easy to make even for beginners."

Designed By:  Alla Koval Designs




Skill Level:  Beginner

Finished Size:  5” wide (in the widest part) by 52” long.

Materials:  MC: Gedifra DISTRATO 50% Cotton, 50% Polyester
(1.75 oz/ 88 m/ 50 g) in multi color #3508 or any
other worsted weight plain or textured yarn 2 balls,
pineapple crocheted or rhinestone pin/brooch (optional)

Crochet Hook:  F-5/3  3/4 MM crochet hook


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Music Afghan Crochet Pattern

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Now this is a pretty cool blanket!

Designed By:  Christine Frazier

Skill Level:  Intermediate


Supplies: white yarn 32 ounces
black yarn 12 ounces
Size I/9 5.5mm hook or size needed for gauge.

Gauge: 4sc and 5 rows=1”

Finished size: squares are 15in wide by 14in tall


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Crochet Owl Hat

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I've seen the owl hat pop up several times during my craft fair and market extravaganzas this past year. It is a very popular item, and if you crochet, you can make your very own! This is a cute pattern!

Designed By: Sarah/Repeat Crafter Me Blog

Skill Level: Intermediate

Supplies:  • Vanna's Choice® Lion Brand medium worsted weight yarn (I use Barley and an accent color such as pink, green, purple, turquoise)
• Crochet hook size H-8 (5.0 mm)
• Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
• Two 3/4" black button for eyes


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Cable Stitch "Jenna" Headband

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A nice and warm headband is a winter must have!

Designed By:  Melissa K

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Size:  makes an adult headband for most heads measuring around 21”

Supplies:
Crochet hook ‘I’
Simply Soft Yarn
1 or 2 buttons for closure
Sewing needle


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Roger Slippers

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Wow, I love these crochet boots!  I need to get on the ball and make these for myself!

Designed By: Claris Flowers-Broderick
Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials: Yarns 2-1/2 ozs, tan worsed weight; off white worsed weight for medium and large sizes 12 ozs – for high top, 10 ozs for low top; off white sport yarn for small size 10 ozs for for high top 8 ozs, for low top; tapestry needle; G hook or needed to obtain gauge.

Finished size: 4-5 (small). 6-7 [medium), 8-9 (Large) GAUGES, With worsted-weight, 4 sc = 1". 4 sc back loop ribbed rows = 1'''; 3-dtr cluster is 1-1/4 tall" . With sport yarn, 3dlr cluster is 1'' tall

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Jasmine Universal Crochet Scarf

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"All in one - wear over shoulders, neck, or as head cover."

Designed By:  Drops Design

Size: One-size
Height: 34 cm / 13½''
Circumference: 125 cm / 49''

Materials: DROPS BIG DELIGHT from Garnstudio
200 g color no 05, chocolate banana

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 6 mm / J/10 - or size needed to get 8 x * 1 dc, 1 ch * = width 10 cm / 4''.


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