September 29, 2014

Knight Helmet Hat -free crochet pattern-


Here's a super awesome hat pattern!  It says it's for boys, includes video tutorials, written instructions, and an alternate tutorial for men's sizing... but I will wear this!  I'm a woman!  But that's okay, because I am pretty sure that it will work for a female head too:)  I can't wait to have some time to sit down and give this hat a go!

Designed By: Crochet Jewel

Skill Level: Intermediate


  • Grey and Black yarn
  • J Hook
  • H Hook
  • G Hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Two Buttons (black or white buttons)

September 25, 2014

Sparkle Hoop Earrings -free crochet pattern-

Sparkle Hoop Earring Pattern by The Purple Poncho June 2014

Crochet jewelry possibilities are endless, and so many of them catch my eye.  Sometimes, it's the most simple designs that look the most beautiful!  These are simple hoop earrings, using a reverse crochet stitch (crab stitch).

Designed By: Carolyn/The Purple Poncho

Skill Level:  Easy


  • DMC Light Effects Thread – Sky Blue, Pearlescent Effects – 5 yards 
  • Hook – 1.7 mm
  • 1” Set of silver hoop earrings
  • Tapestry needle for weaving in the ends
  • Craft glue

September 22, 2014

Sweetie Pie Bow Headband -free crochet pattern-

This headband is a bit different in the aspect of the super sized bow! Very girly, but retrospectively bold at the same time, I simply love it.

Designed By: Olivia/Hopeful Honey Blog

Skill Level:  Easy


  • 8.00mm Crochet Hook 
  • 6.00mm Crochet Hook
  • 100g DK Yarn {8ply}
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry/Wool Needle
Size: all sizes

September 18, 2014

Wide Strap Tank Top -free crochet pattern-

crochet wide strap tank top

A beautiful design for a worsted weight tank top, I like the wide straps, and the vertical lace detail in the body!  Another project on my to-do list!

Designed By: Maz Kwok's Designs

Skill Level:  Easy

Size:  Medium

  • 4mm crochet hookWorsted weight yarn: gray milk cotton
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

September 16, 2014

Pop of Pink Chevron Bag -free crochet pattern-

Pop of Pink Vertical Chevron Purse  free crochet pattern #cre8tioncrochet

The chevron pattern looks great in so many crochet projects, and I especially love it in this bag pattern.  The way that the pattern is going vertically, and the pop of one color, really make it stand out!  

Designed By: Cre8tion Crochet

Skill Level:  Easy/Intermediate


  • Red Heart With Love worsted weight yarn; Pewter; Daffodil; Hot Pink
  • 6.0mm (J) hook
  • Finishing Needle

Finished Size: 12” wide by 10” tall

September 12, 2014

Granny Waistcoat -free crochet pattern-

Ah, the granny square and it's never ending uses!  This pattern is so easy and can work for anyone from baby to adult!

Designed By:  Joanita Theron

Skill Level:  Easy


  • Elle Family Knit DK, 50grams in 6 colors, 100 grams in main color
  • 4.00mm hook
Size:  Sized to fit

September 10, 2014

Kodey's Beanie -free crochet pattern-

Kodey's Beanie - A FREE Crochet Hat Pattern by ELK Studio

Fall is in the air, so here's a great way to cover your hair! ... and keep your head warm.  This lovely textured beanie pattern is sure to impress.

Designed By:  Elk Studio

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

  • Red Heart Soft/Red Heart Super Saver Approximately 180-200 yds. Colors used: Chocolate, Wheat, Seafoam, White, Black, Turquoise
  • Hook – I/5.5mm
  • Tapestry needle for weaving in the ends

September 8, 2014

Hairpin Lace Infinity Scarf -free crochet pattern-


This is a beauty!  I honestly have never tried hairpin lace, but I think this will be a great first time project for me!  The pattern is a video tutorial and a very good one at that!  Let's give it a try.

Designed By:  Britanny/ B.Hook Crochet

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner


  • 3 Skeins of RH Boutique Treasure yarn
  • Hairpin Lace Loom
  • Size 5mm Crochet hook
  • Darning Needle
  • Scissors

September 3, 2014

Pineapple Pumpkin Lace -free crochet pattern-

Pineapples are fun to make and can be seen a wide variety of patterns, but this is unique!  I love this, it has a bit of fall/gothic/vintage appeal to it!

Designed By: Elizabeth Ann White for Bella Crochet

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials: For Small (about 10” across):

  • Size 10 Cotton thread
  • 150 yards black
  • 1 yard 1/8” ribbon 
  • Size 7 (1.65 mm) steel crochet hook 
     For Large (about 17” across):
  • Size 3 Cotton thread
  • 150 yards black
  • 1 yard 1/8” ribbon 
  • Size 00(3.50 mm) steel crochet hook

September 2, 2014

Sunflower Afghan -free crochet pattern-

Sunflower Afghan

The sunflower is my favorite flower, so naturally, I should love this crochet afghan blanket, and I do!  I love how the designer used red as the main color, it really accentuates the yellow and brown of the sunflower.

Designed By:  Sandy Rideout

Skill Level:  Intermediate

  • Worsted-weight yarn—24 ounces of red, 4-1/2 ounces of green, 4 ounces of bright yellow, 2 ounces of golden yellow and 1-1/2 ounces of brown
  • size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook
  • yarn needle
  • scissors