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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Crochet Christmas Tree Skirt – Granny Stitch Star (free pattern)

Crochet Christmas Tree Skirt - Granny Stitch Star - Free Pattern via My Merry Messy Life

I made this crochet Christmas tree skirt for my kids’ tree and I just love how it turned out! It’s merry and bright, and so very ruffled. I love the granny stitch star blanket pattern that makes it look even more Christmassy! Crochet Christmas Tree Skirt Written and designed by Sara of My Merry Messy […]

Crochet Fox Beanie – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet Friendly Fox Beanie - Free Crochet Pattern

A free crochet pattern for a friendly fox hat, complete with sizes from newborn to adult! This is perfect for a fox-lover or for Halloween costumes and is warm enough for the whole winter. When I asked my oldest son (who’s 4) what he wanted to be for Halloween, he said very quickly, “a fox!” […]

Sugar Love Crochet Baby Girl Beanie – Free Patterns

Sugar Love Crochet Baby Beanie - Free Crochet Pattern via My Merry Messy Life

Here is an adorable and free crochet beanie hat pattern for the baby girls in your life! I made these sweet little hats for my sister’s baby, who is due in a few months. I just love how they turned out – so cheerful and adorable! I can’t wait to see them on her tiny […]

Sweet Pea Crochet Beanie – Free Crochet Pattern

Free Crochet Pattern for a Sweet Pea Beanie

A free crochet pattern for a sweet, feminine hat that suits a girl of any age. This is another hat I’ve made for our family friend who is battling cancer and wants some happy hats to keep her spirits up. See the other crochet beanie here (also free crochet pattern), done with the woven stitch and […]

Crochet Adult Beanie with Flower – Free Pattern

Free Crochet Pattern for a Cherry Lime Beanie - Adult Size

A free crochet pattern for a cheery beanie that uses double crochet and the woven stitch. It’s perfect for winter and cheering up a sick friend! My mother-in-law has a dear friend who is battling breast cancer. The good news is that it was caught at stage two and she has a 99% chance of […]