12 Weeks of Christmas Blog Hop Crochet Along

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  I’m so excited to announce that a couple of blogger friends and I have partnered with Red Heart Yarn to sponsor the 12 Weeks of Christmas Blog Hop Crochet-Along (CAL)!   How does it work? Each Friday, starting in early September, we’ll be posting a new free pattern with a holiday theme. The projects vary in size and type and yarn usage so that you can have lots of fun, learn a little and have some great home décor, holiday gifts and practical projects too. And, it will all Read more

The Linky Ladies Community Link Party #14

Community Link Party #14 on Pattern-Paradise.com

Congratulations to last week’s Linky Ladies Community Link Party - Featured Five Club, composed of the most clicked projects from last week’s links! Share the community spirit and support your fellow crafters by clicking on the project name to visit each page and leave them a comment or add them to your favorites! This is a co-hosted party by “The Linky Ladies” - Crystalized Designs, Pattern Paradise, The Hooked Haberdasher and The Purple Poncho. Four times the exposure linked up to four Read more

Crochet Finds – 8-24-15

Crochet Finds 8-24-15 on Pattern-Paradise.com

Enjoy this week's Crochet Finds! Lots of pretty and fun projects and many of them are free patterns too! Click on the picture below to see more details for each design. Rings is another stunning fling wrap by Kim Guzman. I LOVE this new Boardwalk Bag by Moogly, and its a mini CAL too! The Textures Top by Cre8tion Crochet is so pretty and so versatile your wardrobe! Wrap yourself in warm with the Solace Prayer Shawl by Oombawka Designs. I love cables and the Twisty Cabled Beanie Read more

Tutorial – Star Stitch

Tutorial: Star Stitch by Pattern-Paradise.com

  I have always loved the textured look of the star stitch, which is also known as the daisy stitch or marguerite stitch. This stitch results in a fairly solid fabric, star-like shape that radiates outward, and a nice texture without being too thick and heavy. So many people seem daunted by this stitch but it's actually quite simple once you break down the steps, so I thought I'd put together a photo tutorial to illustrate how easy it is.     For some inspiration, I thought Read more

The Linky Ladies Community Link Party #13

Linky Ladies Party #13

Congratulations to last week’s Linky Ladies Community Link Party - Featured Five Club, composed of the most clicked projects from last week’s links! Share the community spirit and support your fellow crafters by clicking on the project name to visit each page and leave them a comment or add them to your favorites! This is a co-hosted party by “The Linky Ladies” - Crystalized Designs, Pattern Paradise, The Hooked Haberdasher and The Purple Poncho. Four times the exposure linked up to four Read more

Crochet Finds – 8-17-15

Crochet Finds 8-17-15

Enjoy this week's Crochet Finds! Lots of pretty and fun projects and many of them are free patterns too! Click on the picture below to see more details for each design.     Cover those baby toes with these adorable Blue Whale Booties by Croby Patterns  ~ Or ~ with the Twinkle Toes Booties by Pattern Paradise. I love this shade of blue, but Mama's Sweetheart Dress by Crochet for You would look great in any color. Super Sweet! I love the Blooming Berry Baby Set by My Read more

Crochet Pattern: Twinkle Toes Booties

Twinkle Toe Booties  teal by Pattern-Paradise.com

Find the crochet pattern  in my Ravelry, Craftsy and ETSY shops! Click here to purchase pattern on Ravelry  Click here to purchase pattern on Craftsy Click here to purchase pattern on ETSY   Inspiration.....funny how it works.....A few weeks ago I was looking through some old pictures and came across my son's Christening photos. I noticed the shoes he was wearing. They were white satin with ties and they looked so adorable...simple, elegant and adorable. In that moment, Twinkle Toes Read more

The Linky Ladies Community Link Party #12

Linky Ladies Link Party #12 on Pattern-Paradise.com

Congratulations to last week’s Linky Ladies Community Link Party - Featured Five Club, composed of the most clicked projects from last week’s links! Share the community spirit and support your fellow crafters by clicking on the project name to visit each page and leave them a comment or add them to your favorites! This is a co-hosted party by “The Linky Ladies” - Crystalized Designs, Pattern Paradise, The Hooked Haberdasher and The Purple Poncho. Four times the exposure linked up to four Read more

Crochet Finds – 8-10-15

Crochet Finds on Pattern-Paradise.com 8-10-15

Enjoy this week's Crochet Finds! Lots of pretty and fun projects and many of them are free patterns too! Click on the picture below to see more details for each design. I love, love, love this linen stitch "man"ghan by by Look What I Made. This would make a great Christmas gift for anyone....hint, hint :) Afghan squares are always in style and this one by Kim Guzman is a classic. I love the soothing blue and white color combination. It's always clean and fresh! Such beautiful rich colors Read more