FAN-tastic Hook-Up #23

FAN-tastic Hook-Up Crochet Link Party #23 by Pattern Paradise & Crystalized Designs

Lovely links this past week! We love seeing what you add each week to FAN-tastic Hook-Up. This is a joint linky party hosted by Pattern Paradise and Crystalized Designs – your entry on one site shows up on both, and we both promote the featured projects on our social media sites! Please share this linky party with your friends too. Each week we feature the most clicked projects and here are last week's... Click on the links below to view the top most clicked projects! #1 Traxx Hat Read more

SHOW IT OFF – Crochet Patterns February Winner

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Welcome to the February  “Show it Off” drawing! Each month I will do a random drawing of your shared projects  made from Pattern Paradise crochet patterns. The winner will receive one pattern of choice from Pattern Paradise. For February Congratulations! Please contact me at thepatternparadise@gmail.com to claim your prize! The winning project for February was the Pearls and Lace Baby set. It's such an elegant set and works up perfectly for boys or girls. See all the pieces in the set in my Read more

Interview with Marly Bird

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I'm so excited I had the opportunity to be interviewed by Marly Bird this morning! If you missed it and would like to hear it, click on the picture below for the podcast recording. ~~hint, listen to the podcast for a discount coupon code!~~     If you don't know Marlaina “Marly” Bird, you don't know what you are missing. She is a powerhouse of energy and creative talent! Marly refers to herself as bi-craftsy as she loves to crochet and knit and does both very well. Click Read more

Crochet Finds – 3-2-15

Crochet Finds 3-2-15 by Pattern Paradise

This week's Crochet Finds focus on unique and fashionable shawls, scarves and purses. They are a mix of paid and free patterns and a wonderful example of talented designers sharing the crochet craft. I can't think of a better way to start out National Crochet Month! My two favorite crochet finds this week have a lot in common, they are both scarves, have a geometric look, are made in black and white and are very unique! Neptune's Arrow Scarf by Moogly is showcases this pretty Read more

FAN-tastic Hook-Up #22

FAN-tastic Hook-Up Crochet Link Party by Pattern Paradis

Lovely links this past week! We love seeing what you add each week to FAN-tastic Hook-Up. This is a joint linky party hosted by Pattern Paradise and Crystalized Designs – your entry on one site shows up on both, and we both promote the featured projects on our social media sites! Please share this linky party with your friends too. Each week we feature the most clicked projects and here are last week's... Click on the links below to view the top most clicked projects!   #1 Fuzzy Read more

Crochet Pattern – Sweater Sale!

Cherise Cardigan Crochet Pattery by Pattern Paradise

  The Cherise Cardigan crochet pattern is so pretty with a textured band around the openings. I show it here with shamrocks and in St. Patrick Day spirit, but it looks great in all colors. Make it with buttons or a zipper closure to keep those spring breezes away. Available in Toddler sizes and Baby sizes and great for girls or boys! On sale in my Ravelry shop only, through 3/1/15 - no coupon code necessary. Toddler sizes:    Baby Sizes:             You may also Read more

Crochet Finds – 2-23-15

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This week's Crochet Finds are an eclectic mix of booties, cowls, washcloths and more and most are free pattens too!   Heidi from Snappy Tots had added her usual colorful and fun flair to these starfish washcloths. They have a fresh new look and would be great as dishtowels too! Crochet Zone is a newcomer with some pretty cute designs like these super cute booties. She shows a version with a fur trim that give a nod to Uggs. CUTE! I love this cowl by Tina Lynn Read more

FAN-tastic Hook-Up #21

Link your projects to the FAN-tastic Hook-Up Crochet Link Party by Pattern Paradise & Crystalized Designs #crochet #linkparty

Keep those projects coming! We love seeing what you add each week to FAN-tastic Hook-Up. This is a joint linky party hosted by Pattern Paradise and Crystalized Designs – your entry on one site shows up on both, and we both promote the featured projects on our social media sites! Please share this linky party with your friends too. Each week we feature the most clicked projects and here are last week's... Click on the links below to view the top most clicked Read more

FREE ebooks!

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Do you want to improve your photography, learn how to decorate a cake professionally, learn to paint or try your hand at a new craft? Craftsy has excellent online classes that can get you started. (see links at bottom of page)   Not ready to sign up for a class yet, no problem, download one of the free ebooks below for some valuable, topical information. You may even find a coupon for a discount on the class you are interested in! ************ Valid through Saturday, February 21, Read more

Crochet Finds – 2-16-15

Crochet Finds by Pattern Paradise 2-16-15

This week's Crochet Finds is full of vibrant, bright, happy colors and most are free pattens too! This post contains affiliate links See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams (w/ Charles Voth) The Carousel Dress by Kim Guzman is a happy dress that evokes many thoughts of childhood. My best friend and I had matching dresses in these colors and a similar style when we were about 5 years old! What's happier than rainbows? Charmed By Ewe captures that childhood happiness in the Read more