December 29, 2013

Go Incognito Masks Free Crochet Pattern

Go Incognito Masks

Another great free Masquerade Mask pattern from Red Heart right on time for New Year`s Eve!  

Designed By: Lisa Gentry

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10;  Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 1.50mm [US 7];  Tapestry needle

Optional: Fabric Stiffener, Styrofoam® Head form, 1” (2 ½ cm) Brush, Rust proof pins

Size:  Mask measures approx. 3 ¾” (9 ½ cm) long x 8” (20 ¼ cm) wide, excluding ties.

“I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.” –Alice in Wonderland

December 27, 2013

Fancy Masquerade Mask for New Year's Eve

Masquerade Fancy Mask

If you've been following my blog and Facebook Page for some time, you would notice that I am a hug fan of crochet masquerade masks!  I have my own patterns for sale individually on Ravelry and Etsy, as well as in E-Book format!  However, I just came across this free pattern from Red Heart!  Exciting!

Designed By: Kathryn A. White

Skill Level:   Intermediate

Materials:  AUNT LYDIA’S® Metallic Crochet Thread, Size 10: ;  Susan Bates® Steel Crochet Hook: 1.7mm [US 5];  Stitch markers, yarn needle, fabric stiffener, Styrofoam® wig head, small paint brush, 18” (46cm) of 5/8” (15mm) wide fold-over elastic, 2 size 1/0 snaps, sewing needle and thread, size 10 beads, 7mm silver star sequins (version 3 only)

Size:  Mask measure 7½” (19 cm) long

December 23, 2013

Slipper Sock Free Crochet Pattern

A simple slipper pattern, thick, warm, and durable with double strands of yarn!

Designed By: Sharon Klinsky

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  Worsted Weight yarn, Sport Weight Yarn (Children's Size only), Size J Hook (men's), Size I Hook (Women's and Children's)

All Sizes are worked with 2 strands of yarn.
Men’s: Fits shoe sizes 8-12
Women’s: Fits shoe sizes 5-10
Children’s: Fits shoe sizes 9-12 

December 21, 2013

Hooked Holla Infinity Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Hooked Holla Infinity Scarf

Keep warm and make a statement with this loosely braided scarf!

"...making two ribbed strands and one textured strand, then braiding them together,..."

Designed By:  "Can't Stop Crocheting"

Skill Level:  Intermediate Advanced

Materials:  500 yards worsted weight yarn;  J (6.0mm) Crochet Hook;  Tapestry Needle

December 18, 2013

Candy Cane Cover Free Crochet Pattern

Drive in Holiday Style!  (this is a Ravelry download)

Designed By: Connie Haney

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials: Bernat Handicrafter Holidays Sparkle (Worsted weight);  Hook size 5.0 mm (H)

Size:  Fits Standard Steering Wheel

December 16, 2013

Snowflake Gift Topper Free Crochet Pattern

Make your Christmas gifts stand out and sparkle under the tree with a custom made snowflake!

Designed By:  (from) Better Homes and Garden

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  1 ball #1 White (makes several snowflakes);  Size 7 (1.65mm) steel crochet hookOR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE;  Fabric stiffener;  Blunt-end yarn needle

December 13, 2013

City Neck Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

You still have time to whip up this easy elegant neck warmer before the holidays!

Designed By:  Donna Okoro

Skill Level:  Beginner

Materials:  Size J Crochet Hook; 2 skeins Bernat Softee Chuny Yarn; 2 buttons; Tapestry needle

December 11, 2013

Mini Christmas Stocking Free Crochet Pattern

Making granny squares is so much fun!  Here's another festive way to use them for your decorating, whether it be for your tree or to hide a gift!

Designed By:

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials: 1 ball white worsted weight yarn; 1 ball green worsted weight yarn; 1 ball red worsted weight yarn (These colors are for stocking shown on the right);  4.00 mm hook

December 9, 2013

Pine Cone Tree Ornament Free Crochet Pattern

Have you tried every snowflake, mini wreath, and angel pattern out there; and looking for something different?  Here's a cute little pine cone pattern!  A full photo tutorial is given!

Designed By:  Planet M Files

Skill Level:  Easy

Size: approximately 3 inches

Materials:  Red Heart Super Saver Buff Fleck was used; Size G Hook

December 5, 2013

Gauntlet Style Fingerless Gloves Free Crochet Pattern

When I think I've seen everything in styles of fingerless gloves or wrist warmers, I come across something new and fresh like this pattern!  (This is a Ravelry download)

Designed By:  Nichole Verville

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  Medium Weight Yarn (I prefer Caron Simply Soft) in any color; 4.5 mm Crochet Hook

Size:  Custom

December 2, 2013

Flapper Hat Free Crochet Pattern

My hat collection is about to get a bit larger!  I love this design, well done!

Designed By:  Rheatheylia

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials: 115 to 130 yards of WW yarn ; G hook (or hook needed to obtain gauge)

Finished Size:  Unstretched circumference is 22" but the hat can easily stretch to larger sizes.