Crochet Glacial Cowl - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Crochet Glacial Cowl - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Seven Days of Scarfie Day 3 is here! Over 7 days I will release 7 free crochet patterns, all of which will use one skein or LESS of Lion Brand Scarfie yarn. These patterns will be your DIY inspiration to finish up your holiday gifts! Today’s pattern is the Glacial Cowl; designed to show off the truly wonderful squishiness of Scarfie yarn with an over-sized C2C stitch. I hope you enjoy today’s free pattern!

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Yarn Sale and Giveaway - We Are Knitters Nix Sweater

Yarn Sale and Giveaway - We Are Knitters Nix Sweater

We Are Knitters sent me one of their highly coveted crochet kits for the stunning Nix Sweater for me to show you their HUGE 30% off sale! They also want to share a kit with one of my lucky readers!  So if you have ever been wanting to try 100% Peruvian Highland Wool yarn that is modern, high-end, AND sustainable, you're going to want to keep reading for your chance to shop this incredible sale and enter this generous giveaway giveaway!  Open to US and Canada Residents 11/24/18 to 12/2/18 at 12AM CST.

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Crochet Cookies and Cream Mittens - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Crochet Cookies and Cream Mittens - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Seven Days of Scarfie Day 2 is here! Over 7 days I will release 7 free crochet patterns, all of which will use one skein or LESS of Lion Brand Scarfie yarn. These patterns will be your DIY inspiration to finish up your holiday gifts! Today’s pattern is the Cookies and Cream Mittens; designed to match a cowl and slouchy hat pattern already available for free on my blog. I hope you enjoy today’s free pattern!

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Crochet Snowball Infinity Scarf - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Crochet Snowball Infinity Scarf - Free One Skein Scarfie Pattern

Welcome to the third annual Seven Days of Scarfie. Over the next 7 days I will release 7 free crochet patterns, all of which will use one skein or LESS of Lion Brand Scarfie yarn. These end up being perfect DIY gifts to add to your Christmas gift stash. Our first project begins with an infinity scarf inspired by one of my MOST popular patterns on my blog from last year’s pattern collection. I hope you enjoy the Snowball Infinity Scarf.

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Lamps for Crocheting and Crafting - Brightech LED Magnifying Lamp Review

Lamps for Crocheting and Crafting - Brightech LED Magnifying Lamp Review

Whether you are crocheting in an under-lit room, working with black or dark yarn, or taking product photos - this Brightech LightView Pro Rolling Base Lamp will come to your rescue on multiple occasions! Check out my review here for all of the things I love about and to shop their sale prices going on now. You will want to add this one to your Crocheter’s Christmas List for sure :)

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Crochet Event: Seven Days of Scarfie - Pattern Sale and Giveaway

Crochet Event: Seven Days of Scarfie - Pattern Sale and Giveaway

Let’s celebrate the third annual Seven Days of Scarfie with a big pattern sale and giveaway! All of my Seven Days of Scarfie patterns will be on sale through 12/1/18 and one lucky winner of the giveaway will win 5 skeins of Lion Brand Scarfie Yarn. The giveaway is open to U.S. and Canada residents from 11/13/18 to 11/21/18 at 12AM CST.

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Crochet Snow Drops Ear Warmer - Free One Skein Pattern

Crochet Snow Drops Ear Warmer - Free One Skein Pattern

It’s beginning to look a lot like winter around here! Snow is falling, and so I took out my favorite colorway of Caron Cakes yarn to whip up a quick ear warmer crochet pattern to add to my Snow Drops collection. If you love Caron Cakes, the star stitch, or fast crochet projects that take less than a half skein of yarn this free pattern is perfect for you! Keep reading for the free crochet pattern

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Seven Free Crochet Patterns - Get Ready for Seven Days of Scarfie 2018!

Seven Free Crochet Patterns - Get Ready for Seven Days of Scarfie 2018!

The third annual Seven Days of Scarfie 2018 is on it’s way! That means 7 more FREE one skein crochet patterns using Lion Brand Scarfie Yarn. This post contains all the information you will need to prepare for Seven Days of Scarfie 2018, information on where to purchase Scarfie yarn on sale, and a FABULOUS yarn giveaway including all the yarn you will need for the seven new free patterns coming soon :) The giveaway is open to U.S. and Canada residents from 11/13/18 to 11/21/18 at 12AM CST.

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Crochet Colorblock Mittens - A Free Pattern

Crochet Colorblock Mittens - A Free Pattern

Colorblock crochet patterns are a great way to use up some of that scrap yarn in your stash without it looking like a “scrap” project. Mittens are a perfect “de-stash” or one skein crochet project. When you combine the two you get these modern Crochet Colorblock Mittens - an easy free crochet pattern with a video tutorial to get you started.

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Crochet Illusions Slouch Hat - Free Pattern

Crochet Illusions Slouch Hat - Free Pattern

One of my most favorite things to do when designing is to figure out how to make stitches and colors work together. I love it even more when the process is simple with beautiful results! The Illusions Slouch is a great scrap buster pattern and a fun pattern for playing with different color combinations. I hope you enjoy the free crochet pattern.

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Crochet Eventide Infinity Scarf - A Free One Skein Pattern

Crochet Eventide Infinity Scarf - A Free One Skein Pattern

Use just one skein of Lion Brand Shawl in a Ball or Shawl in a Cake to make this simple C2C infinity scarf as a lightweight accessory for fall. The Eventide Infinity Scarf is a free crochet pattern on Left in Knots.

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So You Want to be a Crochet Designer - Book Review and Giveaway

So You Want to be a Crochet Designer - Book Review and Giveaway

If you are a crocheter, odds are you have heard "you could make money selling your work!" or "you should sell on Etsy!"  Or perhaps you have even wondered to yourself "how can I make money crocheting?" One way for you to make money with crochet is to design your own patterns.  But knowing how to get started as a designer is daunting to say the very least.  Luckily for us, Marie Segares just published "Design It, Promote It, Sell It: Online Marketing for Your Crochet and Knit Patterns" and it is just what you need to get started!

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Breckenridge Wrap - Free Triangle Shawl Crochet Pattern

Breckenridge Wrap - Free Triangle Shawl Crochet Pattern

This textured triangle wrap is made with Red Heart Chic Sheep 100% Superwash Merino Wool Yarn. Wear the Breckenridge Wrap as a shawl or as a triangle scarf. This free crochet pattern will be one you will want to make for your fall and winter wardrobe!

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Silhouette Mod Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern

Silhouette Mod Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern

This simple mod scarf is a modern triangle shaped scarf that is outlined in bobbles and adorned with tassels. Made with Caron Cakes yarn (or your favorite worsted weight yarn), it is a one skein project and perfect for transitioning into your fall wardrobe. Enjoy my newest free crochet pattern - the Silhouette Mod Scarf.

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Buy the New Caron x Pantone Yarn on the Cheap!

Buy the New Caron x Pantone Yarn on the Cheap!

If you haven't heard the news yet, let me be the first one to tell you!  Yarnspirations just release a new line of yarn that is sure to be popular going into the fall and winter season of crocheting!  It is somewhat of a spin off of the infamous Caron Cakes yarn, except this time YOU can control the color changes.  Interested?  Then keep reading to see the new Caron x Pantone yarn, and find out how I bought mine on the cheap (for $3.20...regularly $7.99!)

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Crochet Cookies and Cream Slouch Hat - A Free One Skein Pattern

Crochet Cookies and Cream Slouch Hat - A Free One Skein Pattern

I didn’t make any official “Christmas in July” patterns last month, but today I do have a Seven Days of Scarfie preview pattern for you! What is Seven Days of Scarfie? I’m glad you asked! Click to read all about it, and get the free, (less than) one skein crochet pattern for the Cookies and Cream Slouch Hat.

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