Crochet Moose Beanie – Free Crochet Hat Pattern for All Sizes

Free Crochet Pattern for a Classy Moose Beanie via My Merry Messy Life

A free crochet pattern for an adorable, yet classy moose that’s perfect for a costume or just to have a fun accessory during the winter months. It comes in all sizes, from baby to adult! Here is the third pattern in my Halloween series with Lion Brand Yarn, and this time it’s a classy moose! […]

Crochet Lion Beanie – Free Crochet Pattern

Shaggy Lion Crochet Hat - Free Crochet Pattern for ALL sizes!

Here is a free crochet pattern for a shaggy, happy lion with a baby roar. It’s perfect for Halloween, or just for a kid who loves lions! It comes in all sizes, from birth to adult. For Halloween, I’ve made my three sweet little boys their own crocheted hats – a fox, a lion and […]

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!” […]

Newborn Baby Boy Puff Stitch Crochet Hat – Free Pattern

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I’ve gone to town crocheting for our family’s new arrival – our third boy! As much as I love flowers and pretty girlie things, I’m so used to having boys that I’ve learned how to make “pretty” things for them, too, and this hat and layette set has to be at the top of my […]

Crochet Baby Blanket – Mitered Granny Square

Crochet Mitered Granny Square Baby Blanket

Every new baby needs a special, homemade welcome into the world and this crochet mitered granny square blanket is the perfect pattern! You can use any variety of colors to give it a unique look, making the geometric and graphic pattern really pop. There’s a precious, brand-spankin-new little bundle in our house these days, and I just […]

Baby Boy Crochet Hat with Cuff and Pom-Pom – Free Pattern

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Making hats for babies, and especially newborns, is so satisfying because they go so quickly and they look precious on those little heads. In anticipation of our third baby boy, I’ve made a layette set that includes this hat, and here is the free crochet pattern so you can enjoy it, too, in preemie and […]

Crochet Baby Cocoon Free Pattern – Raspberry Stitch

Crochet Raspberry Stitch Baby Cocoon

Here’s a free crochet pattern for a textured baby cocoon using the raspberry stitch. The colors used here are perfect for a baby boy, but they can be changed for a girl, too. I love the scalloped pattern that the raspberry stitch makes! I’m so pleased with how my newest baby cocoon pattern turned out […]

Lion Brand Nature’s Choice Organic Cotton Yarn {product review}

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I was so excited when the nice UPS man dropped off package in the mail from Lion Brand for me, full of Lion Brand’s Nature’s Choice yarn in organic cotton! Soft and chemical-free, can’t get better than that. I’ve been wanting to use this yarn for a long time, but just couldn’t bring myself to buy it […]