Pin It to Save It! Blanket Size I crochet a lot of blankets and throws, and the sizing generally varies based on so many factors, the yarn being used, the stitch choice, desired use and so on. However, I get so many questions on sizing that I thought I'd put together a little blanket size chart with suggested sizing by type of throw. Keep in mind, this is not hard and fast rule, just a suggested guideline. I hope you find it helpful :) You may find … [Read more...] about Blanket Size Chart from Lovey to King Sizes!
Tutorial: How to Read a Graph
Lately it seems graphed crochet projects are all the rage. There is the popular "graphghan" generally worked in single crochet, the corner to corner items worked in block stitch, the embossed designs worked in alternating front and back post stitches, and one of my favorites, tapestry crochet. There are probably others that I haven't mentioned too! How to Read a Graph Many find the idea of a graph intimidating but really, if you take it step by … [Read more...] about Tutorial: How to Read a Graph
Crochet Bonnet Sizing Chart
When designing my first bonnet pattern, trying to determine standard sizing for a bonnet wasn't an easy task. I searched for quite a while trying to find some sort of chart or site with a complete list of measurements, but found that hat retailers and designers all size them differently. That's when I set out to come up with my own size chart. Basically, what I ended up doing was to follow the same increase instructions that I would use for a hat, but after the last increase round start … [Read more...] about Crochet Bonnet Sizing Chart