Starstuff Cowl

As Carl Sagan famously said, “The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of starstuff.” And that applies double to the Starstuff Cowl crochet pattern!

Starstuff Cowl - free #crochet pattern from Mooglyblog.com!Disclaimer: This post includes affiliate links.

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Diagonal Dip Post Stitch

The Manchester Handbag and Sunglasses Case set was a lot of fun to make, and it used post stitches in a somewhat unique way! To clarify, I’ve created this video tutorial for the Diagonal Dip Post Stitch pattern!

Diagonal Dip Post Stitch - free #crochet video tutorial on Mooglyblog.com!Disclaimer: This post includes affiliate links.

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Hookin On Hump Day #75: Link Party for the Fiber Arts!

Wow! 75 Hookin On Hump Days already! Sara at My Merry Messy Life started this fantastic link party, and I’m so glad to have been on board for this long!  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 #75 - links to all the best fiber arts projects on the web!

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Marvelous Moss: 10 Free Crochet Moss Stitch Patterns

Moss Stitch, Linen Stitch, Tweed Stitch, Granite Stitch, Seed Stitch… whatever you call it, it’s a fun crochet stitch pattern to make. Plus it has it’s own Moogly Video Tutorial! But what can you make with it? Well, to start, you can make these 1o free crochet moss stitch patterns!

10 Free #Crochet Patterns Featuring the Moss Stitch! From Mooglyblog.com

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Manchester Handbag

In just a couple of weeks, I’ll be at the Knit and Crochet Show in Manchester, New Hampshire – helping to celebrate the Crochet Guild of America’s 20th Anniversary. I’m super excited to go, and all that excitement has inspired two new crochet patterns! And since I missed last week due to flooding, I thought I’d best share both this week… Introducing the Manchester Handbag and Sunglasses Case!

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The 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long: Block #14!

And on to #14! I don’t know if anyone is even reading these intros lol – I know we’re all eager to get to the next square! But if this is the first you’ve heard of the 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long, then don’t worry, there’s still time to catch up - just start HERE to read how it works! Everybody else, let’s get started!

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How to Thread Small Button Holes with Yarn – and No Needle!

There are a few different projects and patterns here on Moogly that call for buttons. And adding the right buttons to nearly any project can up it’s appeal! But sometimes the right buttons come with holes far too small for a yarn needle – and digging out matching sewing thread and the tiny sewing needles might not seem worth the effort. But there’s a quick, easy, and free way to thread small button holes with the yarn you used for the rest of your project!

How to Thread Small Button Holes with Yarn - and No Needle! Video and photo tutorial on Moogly! #crochet #knitDisclaimer: This post includes affiliate links. [Read more...]