Center Double Crochet

My friend Becky at Grammy Dirlam introduced me to a fantastic take on the standard double crochet stitch – the Center Double Crochet! It’s an easy variation that has some big effects, and this is how it’s done!

Center Double Crochet - right and left handed video tutorials on Moogly! [Read more…]

Ann Mancini-Williams of Glamour4You: Designer Showcase!

It’s time for February’s Designer Showcase! Once a month I have one of my favorite designers share a bit about themselves, and then I follow it up by sharing my 5 favorite free patterns that they’ve designed! This month I’m excited to share some things from the exciting Ann Mancini-Williams – the blogger and designer behind Glamour4You!

Glamour4You Designer Showcase with 5 Free #Crochet Patterns on Moogly!

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The 2015 Moogly Afghan Crochet-Along: Block #4!

On to Block 4- we’re well and truly into it now, but it’s not to late to start either! If this is the first you’ve heard of the 2015 Moogly Afghan CAL, please CLICK HERE to read how it works! In summary, every 2 weeks I’ll share a new free 12″ crochet block pattern, and we’ll all make them together. All the patterns will be free all year long, and we’ll get to visit a variety of fantastic crochet blogs along the way!

2015 Moogly Afghan Crochet -Along - FREE #crochet patterns all year!

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Hookin On Hump Day #89: Link Party for the Yarny Arts!

Welcome again to HOHD! Time to share gorgeous yarn crafting projects from your blogs, with my wonderful 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 fresh new projects! Here are the projects that your clicks and my fingers put together for us this round!

Hookin On Hump Day #89! Link Party for the Yarny Arts!

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Nominate Your Favorites for The Flamies!

The Judges nominations for The Crochet Awards have been announced – so today I want to share some of our picks (and links to all of them to explore)! And then…. I want you to go add your own nominations! Check them out below!

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Shallow Post Stitches

This video tutorial has been a long time coming, as it showcases a technique I used in one of my first crochet patterns! I’ve learned a lot since then – including the need for this tutorial. What I haven’t found is an official name for this technique – so if you know of a “real” name for what I’ve termed the shallow post stitch, please do let me know!

Shallow Post Stitches - right and left handed video tutorials on Moogly! [Read more…]