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) . […]

Free Crochet Patterns for Spring

10 Free Crochet Patterns for Spring

Spring is just around the corner so it’s time to bust out the brightly colored yarn and start crocheting! Here are my top 10 free crochet patterns that are perfect for spring, including sun hats, some purses, flowers and a scarflette.   Crochet Easy Tiny Flower Crochet Seed Stitch Purse Crochet Purse Bag in Blue […]

Halloween Crochet Wreath Tutorial

My Merry Messy Life: Halloween Crochet Wreath

We are enjoying our crochet Halloween wreath as it greets us and reminds us that trick-or-treating, fun costumes, and candy are just around the corner! This was super simple to make! First, I bought an 18-inch wire wreath frame, 2 black flowers and some pumpkin decorations from the floral section, all from Michael’s. Then, I […]

Increasing and Decreasing in Crochet {free crochet tutorial}

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Here’s a crochet tutorial I’m very excited to share with you, that I originally wrote for Little Becky Homecky (who’s a fellow crochet and sewing gal!) and now am getting you in on the goodies. Here is your beginner’s guide to increasing and decreasing in crochet – an essential skill for working in the round […]

Crochet Baby Cocoon – free crochet pattern and tutorial

Crochet Baby Cocoon Free Pattern with Organic Cotton Yarn in Green and Cream

Here is a pattern for an uber-soft, ribbed, organic cotton baby cocoon that I made. I chose to make this one differently than most of the patterns you’ll see. Most are made like a very long, upside-down hat. This one is made as a rectangle, sewn together, then crochet the base on at the end. […]

Crochet Cluster-V Stitch Tutorial {free crochet tutorial}

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A crochet photo tutorial to learn how to work the cluster v-stitch. I used this stitch to make a baby blanket for our second child and it was the first crochet project I ever created, so even a beginner can learn this lacy, yet strong stitch! In order to make this baby blanket that I […]

Crochet Crocodile Clutch Purse {free crochet pattern}

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This is an adorable crochet clutch, made from the crocodile stitch. My pattern comes with a two-part, complete photo tutorial! Holy alligators! This is one cute purse! (Totally stealing from one of my readers right now who left a comment on my crocodile stitch tutorial with “holy alligators!” She’s the clever one, not me, sadly.) […]

Crochet Crocodile Stitch Tutorial {part 2 of 2}

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Here is part two of two of the crochet crocodile stitch tutorial. It’s a tricky stitch, so it really requires more than one post because I took a massive amount of pictures! If you missed part one, you can return to it here. So, we finished our second row, which is the row of crocodile […]

Crochet Crocodile Stitch Tutorial {part 1 of 2}

Crochet Crocodile Clutch Purse Free Pattern

A step-by-step full photo tutorial of how to work the crochet crocodile stitch. This is a complicated stitch, but makes a beautiful pattern. It adds a third dimension to your crochet projects! I used this stitch to create an adorable clutch! This stitch was quite tricky for me at first, and I had to really […]

Crochet Yoga Mat Bag – Free Crochet Pattern

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You will be the envy of all your yogi classmates with this crochet yoga mat bag! Follow this free pattern to create a one-of-a-kind bag using basic crochet stitches. I am so excited to share this yoga mat bag pattern with you, as it is my most favorite to date! It’s easy to make, just […]