Double, Triple, Quadruple, and Beyond: Tall Crochet Stitches!

Most crocheters learn early on how to create single and double crochet stitches. And eventually, you might have tackled a treble crochet stitch! But did you know it doesn’t end there? You can keep adding yarn overs as long as you can fit them on the hook! Here’s the how to and names for the *really* tall crochet stitches!

Learn to #Crochet Super Tall Crochet Stitches with a Moogly Video Tutorial! Handy printable chart included!

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Fiber Football! 10 Free Crochet Football Patterns

Autumn is on the horizon, and for towns all across the USA, that means one thing – Football season! Get a jump on your team pride with these 10 free crochet football patterns! I’ve got everything from football hats to team pride accessories – and a few things to make watching more cozy!

ree #Crochet Patterns for Football Season! A collection on Mooglyblog.com

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Crochet Elephant Bookends

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Growing up, one of my little brothers was obsessed with a VHS copy of the Disney movie Dumbo. And though we didn’t quite get the “Pink Elephants on Parade” sequence, that didn’t stop us from singing along! Well, instead of Pink Elephants on Parade… I’ve got Blue Elephants on Crochet! Elephant Bookends that is… and it’s a free crochet pattern!

Crochet Elephant Bookends! Free #crochet pattern from Mooglyblog.com

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The 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long: Block #16!

Ok, ok, no more snazzy! I’m so glad so many of you read the entire posts! That was too funny. Ironically… I don’t have much to say, but thank you all for following along and joining in this crochet-a-long! Now that we’re in the home stretch, does anyone have thoughts for next year? Would you want to do this again? Let me know what you think in the comments! Now on to Block #16! And if this is the first you’ve heard of the 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long, then start HERE to read how it works!

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How to Skip Stitches

Experienced crocheters have this down… so this video is for all the newbies! Skipping stitches is super easy – but if you’ve never done it before, reading it in your crochet pattern instructions might give you pause. So here’s a quick video tutorial to fill you in on how to skip stitches in crochet!

#Crochet Tutorial for Beginning Crocheters! How to Skip Stitches on Mooglyblog.comDisclaimer: This post includes affiliate links.

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Hookin On Hump Day #76: Link Party for the Fiber Arts!

Welcome back once again to Hookin on Hump Day! Sara at My Merry Messy Life started this fantastic link party, and after entering my own projects for a few months, I got happily promoted to co-hostess!  Hookin On Hump Day is a party hosted on both our sites - an entry on one site shows up on both – and we both promote the featured projects all over social media!  Here are the featured projects from the latest round of HOHD!
Hookin on Hump Day #76! Check out the best blogger's featured projects and add your own links!

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Fulled, Felted, and Fabulous! 10 Free Felted Crochet Patterns

Have you ever tried felting a crochet project? Felting, aka fulling, is what happens when you accidentally toss your favorite wool sweater into the washer and dryer… and it comes out a whole heck of a lot smaller. Tragedy! But not when it’s done on purpose! You can felt your wool crochet items to make them more solid, more rebust, and give them a whole new look! Here are 10 free felted crochet patterns to get you started.

10 Free Felted #Crochet Patterns: special collection from Mooglyblog.com

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Suddenly Sparkles Scarf

At the Knit and Crochet Show last week, one of the first skeins of yarn I was handed was a bright pink ball of Red Heart Boutique Swanky. And I all I could think was, “Oooo, sparkles!” And everyone around me had the same reaction – so shiny! Well by lunch time I couldn’t wait to get started, and using the commemorative hook I’d also picked up that morning, I got to work on the Suddenly Sparkles Scarf!

Suddenly Sparkles Scarf - free one skein #crochet pattern on Mooglyblog.comDisclaimer: This post contains affiliate links.

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