Top 7 Free Crochet Softies

Today’s post is a guest roundup by Elaine Bennett, editor of the UK magazine LGC Knitting & Crochet. They have recently launched a new crochet website featuring hundreds of free patterns from their back issues, all created by some of the UK’s top designers. You can browse the website, which is called Top Crochet Patterns, here: Click on the name of each pattern to go to it’s pattern page. Enjoy!

Lazy Summer Kerchief

The Lazy Summer Kerchief was inspired by a trip I took… 13 years ago! It combines the simple bandana inspired styling of a traditional kerchief, with the fantastic addition of a hair band rather than ties, making it easy on and off – perfect for lazy summer days!

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Standing Double Crochet & Chainless Starting Double Crochet – for Lefties!

When we upgraded our video editing equipment here at Moogly headquarters at the end of last year, one of the things we most wanted was the ability to create left handed videos as well as the usual right handed ones. And I’ve been very glad to hear how much all the lefties out there have appreciated it! So I’m very happy to be able to share two more left handed videos that have been a long time coming – Standing Double Crochet and Chainless Starting Double Crochet for Lefties!

Learn to #Crochet the Standing Double Crochet and Chainless Starting Double Crochet - Left Handed! Video tutorials on Moogly! [Read more…]

Hookin On Hump Day #97: Link Party for the Yarny Arts!

Welcome back to HOHD! Time to share all the newest crochet and knitting projects from your blogs, along with my fantabulous co-host, Kara from Petals to Picots! If this is the first time you’ve been here and you’d like to link up, be sure to check out the rules section below. For everyone else – let’s enjoy some yummy yarny projects! Here are the projects that your clicks and I put together this round!

HOHD 97 - get the best crochet and knit patterns and add your own links to the bestest linky party around!

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