Get It Together: How to Join Crochet Squares 12 Ways!

There are so. many. ways. to join crochet squares and afghan blocks! And I know that lots of you have been eagerly awaiting this list – the Moogly Afghan CAL for this year is winding down, and it’s time to start thinking about how we’re going to attach all of these blocks together to make one big blankie. So let’s get started! I’ve linked to photo and/or video tutorials for each of 12 methods for joining afghan squares!

12 Great Methods for Joining #Crochet Afghan Square and Blocks!

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Hookin On Hump Day #81: Link Party for Crochet and Knitting!

Welcome back to Hookin On Hump Day! I’d like you all to welcome my new co-host, Kara from Petals to Picots! We’re super excited to bring you this new and improved link party. We’ve made a few changes, but we’re still all about promoting the very best crochet and knit blog posts around – and we’re thrilled to have such a great group of bloggers to work with!

The rules have been tweaked and simplified, and the logo has been updated. But it will still be twice a month, and Kara and I will be promoting the featured blog posts each round on our social media sites. So be sure to review the rules before you link up. But first, let’s check out the latest featured posts!

Hookin On Hump Day #81! Now hosted on Moogly and Petals to Picots, this is a fab link party for #crochet and #knitting!

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The 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long: Block #21!

We’re down to the last 4! I’ll have some joining ideas for you next week, and I guess I’d better get to the ends on the ones I skipped weaving in… and blocking… But I can’t wait to see all your finished afghans! And thank you to those who filled out the survey as well – I’ve got a good idea of what we’ll be doing in 2015, so I’ll be planning that out over the next couple of months. Remember too that the very last square will be released a day early, on a Wednesday, due to American Thanksgiving. But if this is the first you’ve heard of the 2014 Moogly Afghan Crochet-a-Long, then start HERE to read how it works – and plan on joining in next year!

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Stormy Weather Cowl Tutorial

The Stormy Weather Cowl works up super fast with Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick! It’s a pretty simple pattern, and I’ve got a video to show you just how it’s made – here’s the Stormy Weather Cowl Tutorial!

Learn to #crochet the Stormy Weather Cowl with a Moogly Video Tutorial!

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Free Crochet Patterns for the Top 10 Fall and Winter Trends!

One request that pops up every year is what the new trends are going to be – in fashion, in design, and in crochet! And while the magazines have to figure this stuff out months in advance, I’ve been able to sit back and look around and see what’s really catching people’s eyes. Here is my collection of the top 10 Fall and Winter Trends for 2014 – and free crochet patterns that fit in each category!

The Top 10 Fall and Winter Trends - and 30+ FREE #crochet patterns are right on point! From

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