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Twisting Lace Crochet Socks

"This delicate spiraling lace pattern is a stand-out in the heathered shades of Patons Kroy Socks FX."

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Sizes:  Finished foot length
Lady’s Small 5/6 8" [20.5 cm]
Lady’s Medium 7/8 9" [23 cm]
Lady’s Large 9/10 10" [25.5 cm]

Patons® Kroy Socks FX (50 g/1.75 oz; 152 m/166 yds)
Sizes S5/6 M7/8 L9/10
57310 (Camelot Colors) 2 3 3 balls

Size 3.25 mm (U.S. D or 3) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension.

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Vitro Crochet Rock Necklace

A really cool crochet jewelry pattern!

Skill Level:  Easy

Size:  Each necklace approximately 18” long

Materials:  For Blue Necklace: 1 hank Berroco Seduce (50 grs), #4448 Verdigris, Crochet hook, size 4.50 mm (G), One 1” button

For Gold Necklace: 1 hank Berroco Lumina (50 grs), #1620 Gold Coast
For Green Necklace: 1 hank Berroco Lumina (50 grs), #1618 Space Ship

For All Necklaces: 1 piece of sea glass approximately 2 1/4” long x 2” wide

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Cuddly Cat Crochet Scoodie with Pockets

I love cats, and I love this super cute Scoodie pattern!

Designed By: Moogly Blog
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Hook:  US – K, 6.5 mm hook, US – H, 5.0 mm hook
Yarn:  Main Color: 630 – 945 yds worsted weight yarn (held doubled), OR half that quantity super bulky weight yarn (Caron Simply Soft in Grey Heather shown)
Contrast Color: 30 yds worsted weight yarn (Bernat Cottontots in White shown)
Other:  Stitch markers or scraps of yarn
Gauge: 10 dc x 6 rows = 4 inches
Sizes: The pattern is written for the Child size with changes for the Adult size in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to both sizes.

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Celtic Knot Belt

"Add an elegant touch to any outfit when you wear this classic design."

Designed By: Jennifer E. Ryan
Skill Level: Intermediate

Supplies:  RED HEART® Luster Sheen®: 1 ball 0915 Cherry Red, Crochet Hook: 3.75 mm [US F-5], 30 sewing pins, 5” (12.5 cm) x 5” (12.5 cm) piece of Styrofoam® at least ½” (13 mm) thick, Yarn needle, 2” (5 cm) piece of ¾” (2 cm) red “hook and loop” Sew-on fastener such as Velcro, Sewing needle, Red sewing thread
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Crochet Traveller Slippers

"EASY, QUICK TRAVEL CROCHET SLIPPERS....the pattern is very easy and quite quick to make up... and best of all no sewing... "

Designed By:  Barbara Summers

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials: Patons Wool Blend Aran 63% Wool 27% Acrylic, Hook: 5mm
Measurements: Length 9.5in; Width 9in
Size: UK 5.5 - USA 8 - Europe 38 - Australia - 7

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Easy Pixie Hood

"Whether you live where it snows or in southern California, people love to keep their heads warm with hand-crafted hats."

Designed By: Acquanetta Ferguson
Skill Level:  Easy

N Hook
2 skeins Red Heart Grey Heather or any worsted weight yarn or bulky yarn
Tapestry Needle

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Amigurumi Holiday Lights

This is awesome!

Designed By:  Jill Watt

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  G Hook Worsted weight yarn in desired colors Polyfil Needle Safety Eyes (optional) Black embroidery thread (optional)

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White Winter Wreath

A very pretty wreath, I would want to keep it up all year round!

Designed By:  Sarah/Repeat Crafter Me

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials: A 16 inch white styrofoam wreath, Loops & Threads Charisma yarn in white, and a size N crochet hook.

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Finger Free Mittens

It’s nice to have your fingers free on cool days, especially when you need to quickly access your cell phone, handle items while you’re out and about, strap a child into a car seat, dig out your keys, and crochet while you’re on the city transit!
This pattern is worked from the top down, and you never need to fasten off and re-attach your yarn!  See also Convertible Mittens, Uninterrupted.

Designed By:  Farrah for 365 Crochet Skill Level:  Easy
Yarn:  Red Heart Shimmer Worsted Weight (4) Medium, 3.5oz, 100g, 280 yd-256m (I used about half of the skein to make a pair)
Crochet Hook:  4.5mm Gauge:  20 sc x 16 rows = 4 inches
Glossary: Sl st=slip stitch Sc=single crochet Ch=chain Sc2tog = single crochet the next 2 single crochet stitches together

This pattern works from the finger opening down with the wrong side facing out.

Finger Opening (Worked in rows)
Ch5, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 3 ch, ch1, turn
Rows 1-25: sc in next 4 sc, ch1, turn.
Join the last 4sc of row 25 to the first 4 chs …

Owl Mitts

"I’ve seen several variations on cabled owls, but they have almost exclusively been knit objects."
Designed By:  Erika Ward
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Materials:  about 100 yards of worsted weight yarn. The variegated owls pictures are Cascade 220 handpainted in grape. H hook (or whatever size you need to fit your hand) 4 roughly half-inch round beads for eyes (optional)

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Knee High Boot Socks

"Here's a fun free pattern for a chunky knee-high sock. These are crocheted with heavy worsted to aran yarn and work up quickly in a few short hours."

Designed By:  Sarah/Ball Hank n'Skein

Size: One Size Fits Most Adult Women

Yarn: 5 ounces of heavy worsted to bulky yarn. Sample made using less than 1 skein of Cascade Ecological Wool in Charcoal.

Hook: J hook or hook needed to get gauge.

Gauge: 10.5 dc and 8 rows is a 4 inch square.

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Cottage Candles

"Trendy stripes and delicious colors!"

Covers fit a glass vase with following dimensions:
Height: approx. 20 cm / 8''
Circumference: approx. 57 cm / 22½''

Materials: Drops Karisma:  50 color no 54, beige brown.  50 g color no 11, orange.  50 g color no 39, dark old rose.  50 g color no 13, cerise.  50 g color no 65, denim blue.  50 g color no 17, navy blue

Crochet hook size 4.5 mm / US 7- or size needed to get 9 sc with 1 ch after every sc = width 10 cm / 4''.

Covers fit a glass vase in with the following dimensions:
Height: approx. 15 cm / 6''
Circumference: approx. 44 cm / 17 1/4''

Materials: Drops Karisma;  50 g color no 01, off white.  50 g color no 04, chocolate brown.  50 g color no 11, orange.  50 g color no 13, cerise.  50 g color no 39, dark old rose.  50 g color no 48, wine red
50 g color no 54, beige brown.

Crochet Hook Size 4.5 mm / US -7 or size needed to get 9 sc with 1 ch after every sc = width 10 c…

Almond Blossom Crochet Bag

This beautiful crochet bag will turn heads!  Here's a step-by-step tutorial on how to make it!

Designed By:  Karen/Colour in a simple life

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  Doesn't state amounts, but by appearance I'd say worsted weight and 3 colours.  I would match my hook size to the yarn being used.

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Ruffled Christmas Ball Ornament

A cute and different way to decorate your tree!  You could use some nice color combinations or make these to match your other decorations!

Designed By:  Toma Creations

Materials:  Acrylic yarn (Lane Cervinia Caprice or King Cole Smooth or both together) in two colours
Hook size 3.0mm

Final Size:
Approximately 8cm (3.1in) diameter

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Rudolph the Reindeer Crochet Hat

This is my 365th posted pattern!!

Another sweet holiday pattern!

Designed By:  Sarah for Repeat Crafter Me

- Vanna's Choice yarn in Rust (for the main hat) and Beige (for the snout)
- 1 piece of dark brown felt
- 1 piece of white felt
- 1 piece of black felt
- Small amount of poly-fil (to stuff antlers)
- 1 red button
- Size H and F Crochet Hook
- Tapestry needle

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Give ‘em Spirit Crochet Wristers

"You can text the score to all your friends and support your favorite team!"

Designed By: Darla Sims

Skill Level: Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® Team Spirit™: 1 skein 936 Gold/Black.
Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8].
Yarn needle.
Size:  One size fits most: 8” [20 cm] long X 8” [20 cm] around.

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Streetwise Brim Hat

"Crochet this easy hat that has the cool factor going for it."

Designed By: Sharon Mann
Skill Level: Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® “Soft Yarn”: 1 Ball 9440 Light Grey Heather.
Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8].
Heavy-weight interfacing or plastic for brim, stitch marker, yarn needle.

Size:  Hat circumference at bottom edge: 19”.

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Leafy Christmas Wreath

I love love love this wreath!  This is not a pattern, however, somewhat of a tutorial.  If you are educated in crochet, you could easily figure this out.  All you need to really know is how to crochet leaves.

Designed By:  Cookiecuttyer Blog

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  Foam wreath, assorted green yarns, crochet hook suitable to yarn size, pins, or glue.

Free Crochet Leaf Patterns
Crochet With Raymond
Two Girls Being Crafty

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Phannie Crochet Beret

Everyone needs an awesome hat (or two, or twenty) during the winter! 

Size:  To fit women's average size head

Finished Measurements:  Approximately 11" across

Materials:  2 Balls BERROCO PURE® MERINO DK (50 grs), #4555 Cardinal
Crochet hooks, sizes 4.50 mm (G) and 5.00 mm (H) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Gauge:  18 dc's = 4"; 8 rnds = 4" in dc with smaller hook

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Siam Crochet Striped Jacket with Belt

A classy pattern for the winter!

Designed by:   Doris Chan

Size:  Small (Medium, Large/X-Large, 2X)

Materials: 4 (5, 6, 6) balls of S. Charles Collezione SIAM 52% viscose, 24% silk, 24% virgin wool (1.75oz/50g; 108yds/98m) in color #4 Charcoal (A), 3 (4, 5, 5) balls in #1 Ivory (B), 3 (4, 5, 5) balls in #5 Ebony (C),
Size I-9 (5.5mm) crochet hook for main body,  Size H-8 (5mm) crochet hook for finishing and belt,   Size G-6 (4mm) crochet hook for buttons (optional),   Split ring yarn markers or contrasting yarn for markers,  Five ½"/1.3cm plastic bone rings for buttons (optional) or five 5/8"/1.6cm purchased buttons if desired
Yarn needle 

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Snow Man Hat

Another little hat today.  This one could easily be adjusted if you need to make it for a large snowman!

Designed By:Swirls and Sprinkles Blog

Skill Level:  Easy

Size:  Child

Materials: I hook, G hook, Worsted weight yarn.
Scissors, and a Yarn needle

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Popcorn Slippers

A winter must have!  A great way to learn the popcorn stitch and own a warm pair of slippers all at once.

Designed By:Crochet n Crafts

Skill Level:  Intermediate


Red Heart Comfort, (6-7oz.)H/8-5.00MM
Finished Lengths: 9.5", (10", 10.5", 11")

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2 Hour Kitty Hat

This hat makes me smile!

Designed By:  Shala from Don`t Eat the Paste

Skill Level:  Easy


Size Q plastic crochet hook*
Size L aluminum crochet hook*
yarn needle
3x5 inch piece of cardboard
Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick - 2 skeins
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Santa Baby Aviator Hat

A cute hat for your little one, and a great gift idea!

Designed By:Crafty Jenn

Skill Level:  Easy

Materials: Red worsted weight yarn (I Love This Yarn! from Hobby Lobby) and an H hook. The trim is fluffy white baby yarn worked with 2 strands held together.

Size: 3 months (17 inches)

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Infinity and Beyond Broomstick Lace Scarf

"Are you ready for a challenge? Are you prepared to become a broomstick lace expert? Are you pumped for some drapey-lacey-goodness?"

Designed By:  Heidi from Speckless

Skill Level:  Advanced

Materials: one skein of Caron Simply Soft yarn, a 4mm hook, something to make your lace loops with, a large blunt tapestry needle, and scissors.

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Snow Man Mug Hug

"Cozy up with a hot cocoa or other warm beverage! This mood lifting crocheted mug cozy is a great gift idea and made with easy-care yarn, it can be washed and look great for a long time."

Designed By: Michele Wilcox
Skill Level: Easy
Supplies:  RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein each of 316 Soft White A, 254 Pumpkin B, 312 Black C, and 885 Delft Blue D.
Crochet Hooks: 3.5mm [US E-4] and 5.0mm [US H-8].
Yarn needle, ¾” diameter button.
Size:  Hug fits 4” high mug with 3” top diameter and 2” bottom diameter.

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Divine Hat

I love this hat design!

Designed By: Sarah Arnold

Sizes:  Adult, Infant, and Preemie patterns

150 yards WW yarn (more yardage will be needed for a longer hat)
J hook for body
H hook for ribbing

Gauge:3 dc with J hook=1" Height isn't important because you can just add on rounds

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Elliot Vest

There's something that draws me to this vest!  I think it's the fact that you can really dress it up, and also really dress it down, it would look great with jeans!

Size:  Directions are for women’s size X-Small. Changes for sizes Small, Medium, Large, 1X and 2X are in parentheses.

Materials:  7(7-9-10-12-13) Hanks BERROCO ULTRA ALPACA LIGHT (50 grs), #4208 Couscous
Crochet hook, size 3.75 mm (F) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
Four 1” buttons
2 Safety pins for markers

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Silver Shells Scarf

"A beautiful challenge!"

Size: S/M - M/L 
Height: approx. 35-35 cm / 13 3/4"-13 3/4''
Circumference: approx. 65-72 cm / 25½''-28½" at the top

Materials: DROPS LIMA from Garnstudio
200-250 g color no 9015m, medium gray mix

CROCHET HOOK size 4.5 mm/ US 7 – or size needed to get 16 dc = 10 cm / 4'' in width.

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Warm Winter Gloves

Designed By:  Kelly/Happy Hookin in Bodines

Skill Level:  Easy

Lion Brand Yarn Vanna's Choice, pearl mist, 2 skeins
G-Small adult
H-medium adult
I-Large adult
Sewing needle

from bottom of palm to tip of middle finger-71/2 in.
cuff-2 in.

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Lattice Legwarmers

"Add some hotness to your legs this fall!"

Designed By:
Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  G Hook, I Hook
7 oz. of Worsted Weight Yarn

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Lorelei Shawl

"It’s hard to believe that this colorful shawl is made with just one color of yarn. The motifs are joined as you are making it, which means there is little finishing."

Designed By: Kimberly K. McAlindin
Skill Level: Intermediate

Supplies: RED HEART® Boutique™ Unforgettable™: 4 balls 3945 Parrot.
Crochet Hook: 5.0mm [US H-8]
Yarn needle

Size:  Directions are given for larger shawl. Changes for smaller shawl are in parentheses.
Shawl measures 18” x 72” (18” x 54)”.

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Mini Muk Luks

"They are designed like traditional knitted muk luks which are usually knee high."

Designed By:  Wind Rose Fiber Studio
Skill Level:  Medium

Materials:  Two skeins of medium worsted weight yarn, Scissors, a Large Eyed Needle for finishing, and a size K(10.5) or 6.50mm Crochet Hook.

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Pineapple Pendant

"Surely you have a small amount of crochet thread and an old jewelry chain somewhere…"

Designed By: Kayla K

Skill Level:  Easy

Supplies: Varigated crochet cotton, size 7 steel crochet hook, thrifted jewelry chain

Gauge: Finished pendant measures 3 1/4″ across

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Piano Key Scarf

"Take the piano anywhere and everywhere you go."

A very clever pattern!

Designed By:  Rachel from Crochet Spot
Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Size: 5’’ (13 cm) wide, and as long as you want it to be (follow the instructions within the pattern to adjust the length)

Medium Weight Yarn (Black and White) approximately 200 yards each
Recommended yarn brand: Caron Simply Soft Yarn
Crochet hook K (6.50 mm)

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Magic Gloves

"Feel the magic!"

Size: S/M - L/XL
Circumference: 18-20 cm / 7"-8''
Length: 19-21 cm / 7½"-8 1/4''

Materials: DROPS DELIGHT from Garnstudio
50 g color no 10, olive/rust/plum

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3.5 mm/E/4 - or size needed to get 20 dc = 10 cm / 4'' in width (1 square measures approx. 6 x 6 cm / 2 3/8'' x 2 3/8'').

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Toe-Up fish Scale Socks

"I love the look of shells, and wanted a pair of socks with a shell pattern."

Designed By:  Debbie/Mobius Dreams

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Materials:  Approximately 400 yds fingering weight yarn (smaller sizes will require less, larger sizes will require more).

3.5 mm/E crochet hook

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Urban Turban

"This pattern is supper easy and cute! the concept is same for both patterns. You can use worsted weight yarn or a bulky. It's all up to you and the desired look you are going for. "

This pattern is available in Crochet and Knit both!

Designed By:  Jem Knit
Skill Level:  Easy
* sewing needle
* 1 skein of Worsted Weight yarn
* size J crochet hook

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Remembrance Day Poppy

Here is a five petal poppy pattern, easy to have ready for Remembrance Day.

Designed By: Bethel of Bethania

Skill Level:  Easy
Materials:  Black Yarn, Red Yarn, 4,5mm hook, sewing needle

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Design Adventures Leg Warmers

"Super cute legwarmers with shell edging detail!  These are so fun to wear and they are WARM! "

Designed By:  Design Adventures
Skill Level:  Easy

Materials:  H hook, Red Heart Super Saver yarn in Coffee, Coordinating buttons - I used 6, 3 on each legwarmer.

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