Spring is here!! And with spring comes new growth. What better way to celebrate than with the Flower Power free crochet pattern? These colorful blooms bring cheer and smiles. Collect them in a basket, add them to a dress or hat or string them together for some fun bunting! Click HERE to add to your Ravelry favorites and queue Flower Power! Materials: I used Worsted Weight Yarn but you can use any yarn for this pattern Gauge: Gauge is not important for this … [Read more...] about Free Crochet Pattern-Flower Power!
Enjoy this month's X Stitch Challenge crochet pattern Hugs & Kisses Cowl In honor of Valentine's Day, I designed this one with a treble stitch X worked with a larger hook for a looser stitch. The combination, creates a row of Xs with Os between, hence the name Hugs & Kisses! CLICK HERE TO ADD THIS PATTERN TO YOUR RAVELRY FAVORITES I used a very luxurious alpaca I had, in my stash, in variegated shades of red and pink, and designed the cowl to use only 1 skein (120 yards). … [Read more...] about Free Crochet Pattern-X Stitch Challenge, Hugs & Kisses Cowl
Sweetheart Boot Cuffs Here's a quick and easy boot cuff pattern that will keep your legs looking stylish and a little warmer, in boots. The design is simple with a ribbed bottom for a comfortable fit and I graded the yarn colors in the top rows for that fun ombre look. This pattern is a great way to use up small amounts of yarn too. I love that the clusters look like rows of little hearts hugging your legs! ~ Don’t lose it, add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – Sweetheart Boot Cuffs
If you've been following my blog you know that each month I post a new free crochet pattern in the Chameleon Hat Series. The Chameleon challenge started early this year when I designed a basic beanie for Valentine's Day and then modified it for an Olympic theme. I wondered if I could take the same basic pattern and make small changes to modify it each month for an ever changing look and theme - hence the name Chameleon. Well 11 months later I'm happy to say it has been a fun and challenging … [Read more...] about The Chameleon Hat Challenge
Northern Stripes Crochet Hat Once upon a time, he was an adorable little boy who loved to play dress up with different hats. Today he is a confident young man with a bright future and I think a pretty good hat model too! Here he is modeling the Northern Lights crochet beanie. Click here for the free crochet hat pattern Pin it Too! … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – My Hat Model All Grown Up!
This is no April Fools joke! Sick 'Lil Monkeys is hosting a BIG Giveaway with lots of vendors and great prizes and the fun starts today! Just click on the blue “giveaway” button at the top of my Facebook page and fill out the entry form and check out the prizes. Giveaway ends 4/15/14. ~Maria~ … [Read more...] about BIG GIVEAWAY – Enter to WIN!
Yay for crochet! With your support I've reached 4000 Facebook fans! I couldn't even imagine reaching this milestone at this time last year, when I had just a couple hundred followers! To celebrate and thank all of my wonderful fans, I am having a Pinning Giveaway and 10 lucky winners will get a free copy of the pattern of their choice! Just three easy steps to enter: 1. Re-pin your favorite pattern from the link above 2. Go to my FB page and post your comment with a link to your re-pin in … [Read more...] about 4000 Fan – Pin It To Win It!
Rina's Hat Here is a simple crochet hat with a little personality! The intermittent stitches in the contrasting color give it a checkered look. It is super quick to stitch up and is sized for newborn to adult. I've included two different brim options and a flower too! ~ Don’t lose it, add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ ~ And don’t forget to Pin It Too ~ * Purchase an ad-free PDF of this pattern on Craftsy or Ravelry * Find all my FREE crochet patterns … [Read more...] about Free Pattern – Rina’s Hat
Here are some great crochet stocking stuffers that are quick and easy to make and best of all the patterns are all FREE! ~Maria~ You can never have too many hats and ear warmers. These are both unisex and can be made in many different combinations for everyone on your list! What girl doesn't love some fashion accessories? This super adorable backpack and earings will do the trick. On those chilly winter days, warm up those legs and tootsies with some fabulous socks and … [Read more...] about FREE CROCHET PATTERNS – Fun Stocking Stuffers for Everyone!
Free Crochet Patterns! Here are 10 of my favorite FREE fun holiday crochet patterns. I hope you enjoy them! … [Read more...] about 10 of My Favorite FREE Holiday Crochet Patterns
Looking for a flower embellishment but tired of the same old flower patterns? Well look no further, this simple flower has a fun twist. You can put it on a pin and use it to dress up a scarf or coat, add it to a hat or headband - have fun with it! Hint: stay tuned for a project I'll be releasing soon that uses this flower too! ~Maria~ Double Loop Flower Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn Approximately 70 yards of Main Color (MC); 2o yards of Contrasting Color (CC) Hook, US G; … [Read more...] about Free Pattern – The Double Loop Flower