Crochet Tips and Tricks

How to Work with Faux Fur Yarn

How to Work with Faux Fur Yarn

Hi Crochet Friends, this week we have some tips from Ashley Parker of The Loopy Lamb for working with Faux Fur Yarns. Be sure to visit Ashley for more great patterns and crochet tips! She has a extensive collection of…

How to Change Colors in Corner to Corner Crochet

How to Change Colors in Corner to Corner Crochet

Hi Crochet Friends, this week we have a fantastic Crochet Tip from Erin Toews of Juniper & Oakes. In today’s post Erin will explain how to make tidier color changes in C2C Crochet. Be sure to visit Erin for more…

Thermal Crochet Technique Tips

Thermal Crochet Technique Tips

Hi Crochet Friends, this week we have a Thermal Crochet Technique Tip from Nicole Riley of Nicki’s Homemade Crafts. Be sure to visit Nicki for more great patterns and crochet tips! She has a extensive collection of video tutorials on…

How to Make Buffalo Plaid

How to Make Buffalo Plaid

Hi Crochet Friends, this week we have a crochet tip from Sonya Blackstone of Blackstone Designs. Be sure to visit Sonya for more great patterns and crochet tips and check out her Friday Feature too! How to Make Buffalo Plaid…

Extended Crochet Stitches

Extended Crochet Stitches

Hi Crochet Friends, this week we have a crochet tip from Tamara Kelly of Moogly. Be sure to visit Tamara Kelly for more great patterns and crochet tips! She has a fantastic collection of video tutorials on YouTube too, so…

Standard Yarn Weights

Standard Yarn Weights

This week I have a handy, all-in-one, Standard Yarn Weight Reference Chart to share with you. This chart is available as an image so you can print it, save it for later or PIN it. I actually created this chart…

Crochet Hat Size Chart

Crochet Hat Size Chart

This Crochet Hat Size Chart includes the measurements you need to know to be able to make crocheted hats that will fit babies, children and/or adults. The important measurements I have included are: hat height, hat circumference and hat width….

Crochet Scarf Size Chart

Crochet Scarf Size Chart

This crochet scarf size chart includes common scarf measurements for children and adults. Crochet scarves are fun to make because you can usually pick any stitch pattern and then easily modify it to the yarn and hook you want to…

Crochet Tip: 4 Ways to Change Your Yarn

Crochet Tip: 4 Ways to Change Your Yarn

Changing to another ball of yarn, or another color of yarn, can be done in many different ways. Here are 4 ways to change your yarn or, to add a different color of yarn to you work in progress (WIP)….

Recommended Number of Turning Chains

Recommended Number of Turning Chains

Over the years, Crocheter’s have developed some standards that we generally use when we crochet. One of these standards is the number of turning chains we work when we are trying to build up to the height of the stitch…

Hook and Yarn – Crochet Tip

Hook and Yarn – Crochet Tip

Do you ever forget which hook and yarn you were using to make a WIP (work-in-progress)? I know from personal experience, when I have more than one project on the go, it can be difficult to keep track of which…