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Elephant Afghan + Baby Cocoon Crochet Patterns using dropped dc st

July 30th 2021

[IMAGE] Elephant Afghan & Baby Cocoon Charming elephants dance across these delightful designs, made for all ages. They're crocheted using my signature sc in back lp and dc in front lp of st 2 rows below...similar in technique to the classic Navajo and Trail of Tears afghans. You alternate row colors so you are only working with one color at a time. Clever placement of the dropped dc stitch forms the design. It's similar to Mosaic Knitting, but done in MOSAIC CROCHET! Written instruct ...Continue Reading

Crochet Hat Patterns

July 29th 2021

[IMAGE] New Baby Boy Hats (above) [IMAGE] New Baby Girl Hats (above) [IMAGE] Native American Hats for the Family (above) Mosaic Crochet Hats Dear Crochet Friend, Get started on your gift giving projects! Outfit the new baby and other family members using these 3 unique crochet hat pattern books. The main pattern design section of each hat uses a mosaic dropped double crochet technique which is formed by cleverly placed dropped dc stitches worked in front loop of stitch 2 ...Continue Reading

7 Unique Holiday Potholder Crochet Patterns

July 28th 2021

[IMAGE] 7 Holiday Potholders Dear Crochet Friend, Decorate for the Holidays! Rudolph Reindeer, Angel, Tree, Jack-O-Lantern, Bat, July 4th Rocket and Easter Egg Potholders will create a festive look. All color changes are made at the beginning of the row so you are only working with one color at a time. Mosaic crochet designs are formed by cleverly placed dropped dc sts worked in front lp of st 2 rows below. The 7 double thickness potholders are made using worsted weight yarn in your c ...Continue Reading

Doll and Bear Clothes + Tote Bed Crochet Patterns

July 27th 2021

[1][IMAGE] [2][IMAGE] Doll and Bear Clothes plus a Cute Tote Bed Crochet Pattern Booklets I love designing doll clothes, and here are a few I want to show you. I had been wanting to do a tote bed with some little doll outfits for quite a while, and finally got around to them with the Gingham Tote Tykes. My mind was geared to making a gift for a little one with a carryall to put them in. At Walmart I found the Berenguer Lil Cutesies 8.5" dolls for my granddaughter who was 4 at the ti ...Continue Reading

Teddy Bear Portrait Afghan, Baby and Child Size Crochet Pattern

July 26th 2021

[IMAGE] Teddy Bear Portrait Afghan I've long wanted to do a teddy bear afghan with a large bear in the center. All my others have smaller bears, usually in rows. Here is something different! This huge huggable, sweet charmer will win the heart of your little one. I designed it using worsted weight baby 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. The design is created by the dropped dc stitch worked ...Continue Reading

Castle Afghan Crochet Pattern

July 24th 2021

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! \[\-\-8UuXhYkJDM_TMP Couldn't Include Javascript: file:// DM_TMP8UuXhYkJ\-\-\] \[\-\-8UuXhYkJDM_TMP Please call pinit.js only once per page DM_TMP8UuXhYkJ\-\-\]\[\-\-8UuXhYkJDM_TMP Couldn't Include Javascript: ...Continue Reading

Owl Baby Cocoon Crochet Pattern

July 23rd 2021

[IMAGE] [IMAGE] Owl Baby Cocoon Owls have been a popular design for quite a few years now, so I added them to my to-do list. Worked in our popular sc in back lp and dc in front lp 2 rows below, this is a great summer project. Small and portable, it works up really quickly in the one color version. The multi colored option is a bit more involved, but well worth the effort. The pattern is available for only $5.95 on my website in either an instant electronic download format or a digest ...Continue Reading

Modern Fashions for 18 inch Dolls Crochet Patterns

July 22nd 2021

[IMAGE] Modern Fashions for American Girl and 18" Dolls For many years I have loved creating crochet outfits for AG/18" dolls. I started out doing outfits for my daughter Stephanie's doll, and she is now 34 years old (so you can see it has been a LONG time)! You'll see as you use my crochet patterns that I like to include all the accessories too....for example, shoes, boots, hats, hats or headwear, purses, and the list goes on. So you really do get many item instructions in one ...Continue Reading

Teddy Bear Afghans, Cocoons Crochet Patterns

July 21st 2021

[IMAGE] Peek-a-Boo Bear [IMAGE] Teddy Bear Portrait Afghan [IMAGE] [IMAGE] [IMAGE] [IMAGE] TEDDY BEAR Afghans and Cocoons Crochet Pattern Booklets Done in Mosaic Dropped Double Crochet Teddy Bears are among the most popular theme for baby and children's afghans. Here are seven selections for your perusal. All feature our signature technique which I have named Mosaic Dropped Double Crochet. It is similar in looks to Mosaic Knitting (aka Slip Stitch Knitting), but wo ...Continue Reading

Quick Car Seat Blanket Crochet Patterns

July 19th 2021

[IMAGE] Camouflage Cover-Ups Afghans, Car Seat Cover, Hat [IMAGE] Stars, Diamonds Car Seat Blankets [IMAGE] Hearts Car Seat Blankets Car Seat Cover Crochet Patterns Dear Crochet Friends, Sometimes you just want a smaller, quicker baby project than the usual afghan These small blankets are just the ticket! They are good "take along" projects and work up fast...great for a last minute shower gift. They are like miniature afghans, but with two "holes" for a ...Continue Reading