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These Native American Potholders are a great summer project

July 17th 2017

[IMAGE] Native American Potholders Dear Crochet Friend, I love designing Native American themed items using the dropped dc stitch. It lends itself to so many possibilities. These unique double-thickness potholders are a great gift idea and a good portable project to take along....perfect for hot summer days too as it is a small project and won't "cover your lap" on hot days like an afghan does. Create these Southwest Native American themes using just single and double cr ...Continue Reading

Native American Potholder Crochet Patterns

July 5th 2017

[IMAGE] Native American Potholders Dear Crochet Friend, I love designing Native American themed items using the dropped dc stitch. It lends itself to so many possibilities. These unique double-thickness potholders are a great gift idea and a good portable project to take along....perfect for hot summer days too as it is a small project and won't "cover your lap" on hot days like an afghan does. Create these Southwest Native American themes using just single and double cr ...Continue Reading

Native American Potholder Crochet Pattern Bk using dropped dc

June 27th 2017

[IMAGE] Native American Potholders Dear Crochet Friend, I love designing Native American themed items using the dropped dc stitch. It lends itself to so many possibilities. These unique double-thickness potholders are a great gift idea and a good portable project to take along....perfect for hot summer days too as it is a small project and won't "cover your lap" on hot days like an afghan does. Create these Southwest Native American themes using just single and double cr ...Continue Reading

Peek-a-Boo Bear, a Teddy Bear Crochet Afghan Pattern

June 12th 2017

[IMAGE] Peek-a-Boo Bear Blanket I'm really pleased with how this afghan turned out. It's a great all-around crochet blanket pattern for a boy or a girl. I designed it using worsted weight yarn so it would work up a bit faster than the usual baby yarn. I love the soft worsted weight baby yarns that are being made today. Three different views are featured in our cute teddy bear afghan...filled, outline and bear in a block. The design is created by the dropped dc stitch worked in front lp o ...Continue Reading

EASY Textured Tiles Afghan Crochet Pattern

June 6th 2017

[IMAGE] [IMAGE] Closeup of Baby Afghan Textured Tiles Afghan I know this looks hard to make, but it is SO, SO easy! Your friends will be amazed when they see this. It's made using our signature sc in back lp and dc in front lp of st 2 rows below (which forms the design)....similar in technique to the old-time vintage Native American Navajo afghans. And you aren't constantly changing colors either. The rows are alternating in color, so you are only working with one color at a time. Cl ...Continue Reading

Peek-a-Boo Bear Blanket Crochet Pattern

May 31st 2017

[IMAGE] Peek-a-Boo Bear Blanket I'm really pleased with how this afghan turned out. It's a great all-around crochet blanket pattern for a boy or a girl. I designed it using worsted weight yarn so it would work up a bit faster than the usual baby yarn. I love the soft worsted weight baby yarns that are being made today. Three different views are featured in our cute teddy bear afghan...filled, outline and bear in a block. The design is created by the dropped dc stitch worked in front lp o ...Continue Reading

NEW Textured Tiles Afghan Crochet Pattern made from dropped dc

May 21st 2017

[IMAGE] [IMAGE] Closeup of Baby Afghan Textured Tiles Afghan I know this looks hard to make, but it is SO, SO easy! Your friends will be amazed when they see this. It's made using our signature sc in back lp and dc in front lp of st 2 rows below (which forms the design)....similar in technique to the old-time vintage Native American Navajo afghans. And you aren't constantly changing colors either. The rows are alternating in color, so you are only working with one color at a time. Cl ...Continue Reading

Summer Themed Crochet Patterns

May 18th 2017

[IMAGE] Picket Fence Crochet Afghan with instructions included to make three sizes--Adult, Baby and Child Size [IMAGE] Butterflies crochet afghan, pillows and accessories [IMAGE] Butterfly Bath Crochet Patterns includes rug, seat cover, toilet roll cover and 2 sizes of tissue cover [IMAGE] Butterfly Bouquet Afghan, Baby Afghan and Child Size Afghan instructions [IMAGE] Sailboats Afghan in large size plus smaller baby/toddler size [IMAGE] Wildwood Flower Afgha ...Continue Reading

Castle Afghan Crochet Pattern using dropped dc stitch

May 4th 2017

NEW Castle Afghan Crochet Pattern in Baby and Child Sizes Available in electronic download or printed booklet (mailed to you). Work this charming scene using sc in back lp of st, and dc in front lp of st 2 rows below (which forms the design). NO POPCORNS! \[\-\-8RcnCyCADM_TMP Couldn't Include Javascript: file://assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.js DM_TMP8RcnCyCA\-\-\] [1][IMAGE]\[\-\-8RcnCyCADM_TMP Please call pinit.js only once per page DM_TMP8RcnCyCA\-\-\]\[\-\-8RcnCyCADM_TMP Couldn't Inclu ...Continue Reading

Cheyenne and Cherokee Crochet Afghan Patterns

May 1st 2017

[IMAGE] [IMAGE] Downloadable Crochet Pattern Booklets Dear Crochet Friend, I've been busy transferring printed booklets to electronic download format. Many people like the convenience of getting an immediate copy so they can get started right away. And of course our overseas customers can save on postage and delivery time. I started out with some southwestern Native American themed subjects. I love this type of afghan, especially as a gift for a man. Of course they're fine for wo ...Continue Reading

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