Crochet for Cancer – Crochet-A-Long and Prize Worth $125!

Crochet for Cancer - Crochet-A-Long and $125 Prize from Red Heart Yarns!

Welcome to my first-ever crochet-a-long for charity! Over the next two weeks, we are going to be making four projects (or more if time allows!) to mail to a chapter of Crochet for Cancer, Hooks of Hope, located in Eastern Pennsylvania. They give crocheted items to hospitals all across America to patients undergoing chemo and […]

Spring Fling Picot Trellis Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern

Spring Fling Crochet Infinity Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern for a Lightweight Cool Weather Scarf

A free crochet pattern for a bright and colorful, open stitch scarf that’s perfect for when the weather is cool and the buds are just starting to pop out. I love infinity scarves – how they don’t dangle all the way down to my waist and get in the way of picking up my kids, […]

Crochet Cozy Cowl – Free Pattern

Crochet Cozy Cowl - Free Pattern and Photo Tutorial

A warm, fuzzy, functional cowl to keep you warm and adorned on those bitter cold days! I love the repetitive stitching of this pattern that makes it easy to crochet while watching TV, yet it is still interesting and has some texture. Materials Worsted weight yarn – I used  (it took almost 2 skeins, or […]

Crochet Sweetheart Bunting Decoration – Free Pattern

Crochet Sweetheart Bunting - Make this adorable decoration for Valentine's Day with this free crochet pattern!

Welcome back to the fourth and final part of our crochet-a-long! If you’re just joining us, for the past week and a half, we’ve been doing a mini mystery crochet-a-long for Valentine’s Day which means I was posting patterns to make, but no one has known what the end result will be. We started with […]

Crochet Heart Triangle Pattern – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet Heart Triangle - Free Crochet Pattern

A sweet crochet heart triangle pattern that’s perfect to make a bunting for a girl’s room, Valentine’s Day, or even a baby’s room! This was done as part of a crochet-a-long I had on the blog, where we made four Lacy Granny Triangles and eight simple Crochet Hearts and combined them all with this pattern to make […]

Simple Crochet Heart – Free Crochet Pattern

Simple Crochet Heart - Free Pattern and Photo Tutorial

This little crochet heart is quick and easy to make, perfect for your Valentine’s Day projects or anytime you need to add a touch of sweetness! This is also part of a crochet-a-long I held on the blog where we made a Valentine’s bunting decoration.  You can start with the first free crochet pattern – […]

Lacy Granny Triangle – Crochet-a-Long #1 {Free Pattern}

Lacy Granny Triangle - Join the My Merry Messy Life Crochet-a-Long to make a mini project for Valentine's Day!

A free pattern for a lacy granny triangle, perfect for making a bunting! Welcome to the first pattern of the first crochet-a-long at My Merry Messy Life! Over the next week, you’ll get three patterns to create a project for Valentine’s Day. Stick around and share pictures of your progress on any of my social […]

Mini Mystery Crochet-A-Long (CAL) for Valentine’s Day

Crochet-a-long - crochet a project for Valentine's Day with other crochet enthusiasts!

Welcome to the first ever crochet-a-long (CAL) at My Merry Messy Life! Have you been wanting to crochet a fun project for Valentine’s Day but need some motivation? Then this is perfect for you! What is a CAL? What is a CAL? It stands for crochet-a-long. It is simply a time where I provide a […]

Cluster V-Stitch Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern on One Skein

Cluster V-Stitch Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern

This crochet cluster-v stitch scarf is quick and easy to whip up, and still has such nice texture and a lacy look. It can be done with just one skein of yarn or more for a longer scarf. I wear this scarf a lot because the color just really cheers me up! It’s (affiliate link) . […]

Sugar Love Baby Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern

Sugar Love Crochet Baby Blanket - Free Crochet Pattern

A free crochet pattern for a girly and sweet baby blanket that’s textured and fun! As you may know already, I have three kids and they are ALL boys. I love my boys to pieces and wouldn’t trade them for a million girls, BUT I sure do long to buy those girly clothes and crochet […]