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 – […]

Crochet Lacy Star Applique – Free Pattern!

My Merry Messy Life: Free Pattern for a Crochet Lacy Star

I’ve written another star applique pattern for you, very similar to the crochet mini star, but this one has loops that makes it more lacy and interesting. I’m using both of them to make a baby mobile for our newest little addition! I think they’d also be super cute for a garland. I love how […]

Crochet Mini Star Applique – Free Pattern

My Merry Messy Life: Crochet Mini Star - Free Pattern

Stars are so versatile, and this mini one could be used to decorate hats, scarves, bags, and even make a baby mobile! If you have some crochet experience, these can be worked up in 5 minutes or less. Yippee for easy, fast projects! This pattern comes with a full photo tutorial as well! Materials Worsted […]

Crochet Granny Stitch Flower – Free Crochet Pattern

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This flower is so cute and is my new fave. I can see myself making tons of these to embellish purses, headbands and bracelets. They are easy to make and the color possibilities are endless! Crochet Granny Stitch Flower By Sara of My Merry Messy Life © 2013 Abbreviations SC = single crochet HDC = double crochet CH […]

Crochet Puff Flower Motif {free crochet pattern}

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Here is the last of the patterns to prepare you to make my crochet yoga mat bag! Stick around tomorrow to get the yoga bag pattern! This is the puff flower motif pattern that I made to decorate the bag, complete with a step-by-step photo tutorial. Of course, it can be used to decorate all […]

Crochet 3-D Flower {free crochet pattern}

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Today we’re going to learn how to make the 3-D curly flower that goes with the V-Stitch Cuff Bracelet I designed! This flower is neat because the ends of it curl up, giving it it’s name. You will need to know how to work in the round, double crochet, single crochet, chain and slip stitch. See […]

Crochet Easy Tiny Flower {free crochet pattern}

Crochet Easy Tiny Flower Free Pattern

Here’s a free crochet flower pattern that’s great for the beginner, and it’s so versatile with color options! I make these all the time and they work up really fast. They are about one and a half inches wide and tall. I got my inspiration from Attic24 – Lucy has incredible talent for crochet and she also […]

Crochet Rosette or Rose Bud {free crochet pattern}

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A free pattern and photo tutorial to make a perfect crochet rose appliqué. This crochet rosette, or rose bud, is super cute and super easy to crochet. Perfect flower to make if you’re just learning! It’s the perfect accessory to a headband, beanie or bag. See the free pattern for this headband, here. Crochet Rose […]

Crochet Caterpillar Applique {free crochet pattern}

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This little caterpillar makes my precious, but often very dirty, toddler smile, so I added it to the Caterpillar Sun Hat I made. He’s super easy to make, as it’s just 4 circles sewed together! If you need help working in the round, see my tutorial here. Materials Hook: G/6 4.25 mm Yarn: Worsted, Medium, […]

Crochet Crab Appliqué {free crochet pattern}

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A free crochet pattern for a cute crawly crab – perfect to decorate a market bag, a hat and more! This little crab is my new favorite creation! It makes me think of Maine, or Cape Cod and looks perfect on a kids’ sun hat (see my free pattern for the matching hat). It wasn’t […]