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Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:49:08 +0000

 



Panels Afghan Full Size or Lapghan MAM Mile A...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Make a lapghan or full-size afghan from easy-to-carry-along panels. Free crochet pattern, that is easy and includes a link to extra photos that will help in crocheting this design.



Learn How to Do Filet Crochet with This...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

If you're interested in thread or vintage crochet, this technique is useful to know. We also included free patterns and charts.



Non-sew Methods for Joining Squares and Ways of...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Tips on some different sew and non-sew ways to join crochet pieces, with photo illustrations.



How To Do The Crossed Double Crochet Stitch...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Instructions, with step-by-step photos, to learn how to make the crossed double crochet stitch.



Beautiful Vintage Edging Step-by-Step Photo...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Follow the photo instructions, one step at a time, to recreate this beautiful vintage edging.



Heart Cross and Crown Free Chart

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free chart of a small heart, cross and crown, with instructions for filet crochet. Chart is suitable for use with other needlecrafts, as well.



Adeline Cordet Edging Number 124 Pattern Free...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

An antique pattern, rewritten in today's crochet terms. Free instructions for crocheting this edging design.



Easy Halter Top Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free Halter Top pattern that's easy enough for a beginner and great for experienced crocheters who want a quick project.



Crocheting Cables Photo How-To and Free Pattern...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Instructions, with photo how-tos, for crocheting cables. Free pattern for practice, with a cable worked over four stitches.



Ideas for Things to Make Using Filet Crochet...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Suggestions for items that can be made, beginning with a crocheted piece that was made by following a filet crochet chart. There might be some projects that you hadn't thought of.



Angel Bear Free Chart

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

An angel bear design, an original by Sandi Marshall, worked from a chart. Cross-stitch or crochet it with color changes. Make it in thread for an ornament or with yarn for a pillow. Free chart and instructions.



Lacy Crochet Trim With Hearts -- Free Crochet...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This fancy trim is extra-special, thanks to a combination of crochet and cross stitch! You're invited to grab the free crochet pattern and cross stitch chart for this design right here on our website.



Front or Back Loop Only

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Photo showing what part of the stitch is crocheted in when a pattern says to crochet in back loop only or front loop only.



Shell Path Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted shell edging, perfect for a trim on clothing.



Cat Potholder or Towel Topper

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A pattern which uses a basic circle and adds different crocheted pieces to make various animals, as potholders and towel toppers.



Unusual Vintage Edgings with Rings in the Design

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Patterns for some unusual vintage crocheted edgings, with an interesting use of crocheted rings within the designs.



Free Crochet Pattern - Bell Towel Topper with...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

I've combined the airy knot stitch with solid stitches on a two-tone, bell-shaped towel topper design.



Easy Scallop Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for an easy crocheted edging, including a photo and all instructions.



Cathedral Windows Square

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern: This design reminds me of Cathedral Windows. Instructions to make six inch and eight inch squares.



Vintage Spider Web Doily

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free crochet pattern for the vintage spider web doily.



Heart With Rose Center Free Needlecraft Graph

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free graph of a heart with a rose in the center, suitable for filet crochet, cross-stitch and other needlecrafts.



Irish Rose Square Medallion Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Irish crochet medallion pattern, with a rose center.



UpDown and Openwork Texture Afghan Square Free...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

I put my imagination to work on this square and created another afghan square, which alternates the up-down stitch with areas of other stitches that make openwork portions in the design. This is the same size as the first two up-down squares that I came up with and could be combined for a sampler afghan.



Crochet FAQ: How Do I Put Crochet Blocks or...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Carlene is wondering how to put crocheted blocks or squares together. Do you have the same question? If so, find the answer here!



Open Shell Edging

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern to crochet an edging that uses a combination of shell stitches. Many uses, including as the popular crocheted trims for clothing.



Teddy Bear Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free crochet pattern for a teddy bear.: worsted weight yarn teddy bear pattern sample colors sandi marshall finished size



Moss Stitch

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

moss stitch odd number stitches abbreviations hook: How to crochet the moss stitch.



Where to Find Milk Jug Cover Patterns for Crochet

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Wondering where to find patterns for crocheted milk jug covers? These lovely treasures can be a bit hard to track down, but we've found some.



Filet Lily Edging

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free filet crochet chart for an edging; one repeat of chart makes a decorative pocket to add to clothing; pattern was originally printed in 1919.



Easy Edging with Spaces for Weaving in Ribbon

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free instructions for crocheting an easy edging that has spaces for weaving ribbon through, if desired.



Crocheted Shoulder Bag Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted shoulder purse; shell stitches form a pretty pattern in the center portion of the bag.



Downsized Loop and Bar Lace Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern instructions to crochet a resized version of the antique loop and bar lace design.



Fast and Easy Crocheted Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

When you want an easy edging that will crochet up fast, this pattern can help. Free instructions, with photos.



Little Clovers Edging

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for making a crocheted edging that is made up of little clovers (four leaf and three leaf clover; the ones with 4 leaves look like tiny flowers). When made with thread, it is a dainty edging and can be worked directly into the edge of a fabric.



Openwork Black Lace Edging Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A crocheted lace edging, with an openwork design. The example is made with black yarn. Free pattern.



The Ultimate Crochet Photo Gallery: Guaranteed...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Visit our crochet picture galleries. We've posted many close-up photos of crochet work, including crochet stitches, crochet projects, and crochet technique how-to pictures. These pictures are useful if you'd like to learn crochet; they're also valuable if you are hunting for a new crochet project to work on.



Easy Triangle Shaped Motif

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This easy motif has four rounds. There are links to extra photos that show how to crochet rounds one and two, if you should find that you have questions while crocheting the motif.



Hearts Border With Love Free Chart

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Hearts border design, with the word love in the center. Charted for filet crochet or cross-stitch in solid color silhouette.



Bat Shape Crochet Pattern for Applique or...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Pattern for a bat decoration to crochet. Could be used for an applique to sew on hats or clothing or glue on a backpack, scrapbooking accents; also great for a Halloween party decoration.



Vintage Purse

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A style of crocheted coin purse from the early 1900's, including some history of crocheted purses and a pattern so you can crochet your own piece of history.



Layered Flower Necklace – Free Crochet...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Here's a free pattern for a trendy fashion necklace in thread crochet. This is a choker-style necklace featuring layered stitches and a lovely three-dimensional flower embellishment.



Easy Lacy Shells Scarf

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

With easy double crochet and chain stitches, crochet this easy scarf from the free pattern. Extra photos with close-up of stitches used.



Alicia Stitch Free Instructions

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Instructions for crocheting this stitch pattern.: worsted weight yarn sandi marshall cluster stitch hook size afghan square



Open Fan Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

An unusual edging, with a design resembling open fans.



Cluster Flower Small Motif Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern to crochet a flower motif that could be used as an applique or made into a pin or magnet.



Shell Puff Block Afghan Square - Five Inch Size

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A version of the shell block squares, with puff stitches added as a variation. This one is in a five inch finished size.



Crocheting With Beads

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Methods for crocheting with beads. Beads can add that special touch to your crocheted projects. Also, where to find free bead crochet patterns around the Web.



Beaded Crochet Necklace With Dichroic Glass...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A dichroic glass pendant sparkles and catches the eye; it's the centerpiece of this stunning bead crochet necklace. Crochet it using our free pattern and tutorial!



Fitted Ear Warmer Headband with Optional Tie-On...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Designed to be narrower towards the top for a snug fit. Free headband pattern. Instructions for an optional tie-on flower.



Corner Start Fan Shaped Dishcloth - Free...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A dishcloth in a fan shape, that is started in one corner and worked diagonally along two sides of the crocheted piece.



Boxed Shell Window Square

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

At About Crochet: Solid double crochet surrounds the boxed shell open area of the center.



Trebles Capelet Pattern, Page 1

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This capelet works up fairly fast in treble stitches. The drawstring top makes it possible for each size to fit a range of sizes, from extra-small through plus sizes.



Crochet Ladder Headband Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This easy, beginner-friendly crocheted headband somewhat resembles a ladder, although it's a much prettier version. You can grab the free crochet pattern here!



Offset Shell Twelve Inch Square

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This square is accented by two lines of offset shells. There are links to help photos for crocheting this variation of the offset shell stitch.



Manto Butterfly in a Filet Design

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free chart and instructions to crochet the Manto Butterfly Design in filet crochet.



Holiday Crochet Edgings in Shell Stitch

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

These easy edgings are perfect for trimming your holiday projects. Get the free patterns, plus holiday color ideas, here.



How-To for Triton Shell to be Crocheted into...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

How to crochet the Triton Shell Stitch; instructions and photos.



Easy Shell Narrow Edging Free Pattern...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for an easy, narrow edging, crocheted with shell stitches.



Pattern for a Clutch Purse 1940s Style

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted clutch purse; a style from the 1940s.



Thistle Flower Iris and Rose Filet Crochet Home...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Example of three filet crochet flower designs displayed as a picture wall grouping. Free charts, with lacets within the designs.



Tapestry Crochet

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

All about tapestry crochet -- Find free tapestry crochet patterns, free tutorials, and other interesting tapestry crochet resources including books, websites and blogs.



Copyright Guidelines

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

copyright guidelines, illegal copy, copyright protection, public knowledge, cellpadding, cellspacing, table border, copyright laws, bulletin boards, jeopardy, emailing, email lists, designers, publishers



Bag with Subtle Fleur-de-lis Patterning

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted sack-type handbag, with optional fleur-de-lis motif design to crochet in.



Crocheting Cables Made Over Six Stitches How To...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Step-by-step photos and directions for crocheting cables that are made over six crochet stitches. Also, links to aran design free patterns.



Double Ruffled Doily

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Center of doily is a swirl pattern, fanning out to two lacey ruffles.



Royal Crown Snowflake

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A crocheted snowflake with an edge that has an elegant look.



Free Printable Striped Op-Art Checkerboard...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Use this free striped checkerboard chart for creating crochet projects; the chart is also useful for other needlecrafts. This chart is unique because the striped pattern creates an optical illusion. The op art effect is noticeable with certain color combinations, and not so prominent with others. Overall, this is a fun crochet pattern, and its likely to hold your interest the whole time you are crocheting it.



Shell Stitch With Three DC Photo Example and...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Photo example of a shell stitch, with three double crochet. Easy instructions to make this as a edging.



Scalloped Narrow Edging Free Pattern Instructions

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free crochet pattern for an easy, scalloped narrow edging.



Half Circle Purse Pattern - Page 1

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

At About Crochet: This purse has a half circle shape. Photo example of this purse made in a self striping yarn.



10 Awesome Instagrammers in Crochet

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Here are ten of my favorite Instagrammers that I'd recommend following if you like crochet photos. I find these crochet images so inspiring.



Iris Flower Chart

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free iris flower filet crochet chart, part of a grouping of three co-ordinating flower designs.



Textured Butterfly Pillow Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free butterfly pillow pattern to crochet, using front and back post stitches to create the texture pattern.



Teddy Bear's Bunny Rabbit Sundress with Carrot...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Dress your teddy bear in a rabbit sundress, with rabbit ears forming the straps and a carrot pocket holding a carrot ready for snacking. Crochet it from a free pattern.



Bumpy Boxes Afghan Square

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Texture stitches are used to create the bumpy look in this crochet pattern design.



Free Crochet Wristband Patterns

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Crocheted wristbands are the perfect DIY accessory to dress up a number of trendy fashion styles. Wristbands are also a fab addition to your workout gear.



Holiday Sparkle Bracelet – Free Crochet...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Want to make a lovely beaded crochet bracelet for the holidays? If so, grab this free crochet pattern and give it a try.



Free Pattern for 1940s Handbag Style Three

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

sport weight yarn novelty yarn ch work soutache pattern style: Free pattern for a 1940s handbag, Style #3.



Heart Filet Bedspread

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Placement of squares example for a filet crochet bedspread with hearts; free charts and instructions available on another page.



Learning Filet Crochet Increasing How To with...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

How to increase at the beginning or at the end of rows in filet crochet.



Striped Checkerboard Baby Afghan Square -- Free...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Get the free pattern and find links to a couple of exquisite baby blankets you can make using this baby afghan square.



Half Daisy Design Cluny Edging Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Cluny crochet edging pattern, with a design resembling half a daisy.



Star Hot Pad

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Star Hot Pad to crochet for your kitchen; make it from the free pattern posted online.



Letter A of Checkered Alphabet Free Chart For...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free chart for letter A of the checkered alphabet, with instructions for filet crochet.



Rewritten Instructions 1915 Finger-Purse Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

1915 Finger-Purse Coin Purse instructions rewritten by Sandi Marshall in today's crochet terminology.



Charted Leaping Deer Design For Filet Crochet...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free chart and instructions to crochet this deer design in filet crochet or to cross-stitch on a crocheted background.



Free Reindeer Head Ornament Pattern - Christmas...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted reindeer ornament, Christmas tree decoration.



Lovely Solid Shells Baby Bib Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

At About Crochet: This baby bib features the solid shell stitch.



Pig Potholder Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

A pattern which uses a basic circle and adds different crocheted pieces to make various animals, as potholders and towel toppers.



Antique Rings And Roses Edging

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern instructions to crochet an unusual rings and roses edging, reworked from an antique pattern.



I Love You Small Chart

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

This small chart is ideal for cross stitching onto a crocheted background. I don't recommend using the



Shell and Cluster Scarf Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a crocheted scarf, made with shell and cluster stitches, including photos, showing how to make a shell and a cluster and all pattern instructions.



Filet Crossing Paths Bookmark Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free pattern for a filet crochet bookmark with satin ribbon woven through the center. Crochet it from the free chart and instructions.



Knot Stitch Flower Sachet Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free instructions for crocheting a flower sachet, with love knot stitches within the design.



Crochet a Beaded Snowflake with This Free Pattern

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Enjoy this free pattern for a beaded crochet snowflake motif. Use the free crochet pattern to create a snowflake Christmas tree ornament, refrigerator magnet, or stocking stuffer.



Basic Towel Topper to Cross Stitch

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free towel topper pattern, crocheted with cotton thread; intended to be finished with cross stitch.



Long Tailed Dragon Needlecrafts Free Chart and ...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free chart of a long-tailed dragon, suitable for various needlecrafts and links to some sites with interesting pages about dragons, including free fantasy clip art.



1940 Hats Styles From the Past 1917 Tam Calot...

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free patterns for a variety of hat styles from the 1940's back to 1917, such as the tam, calot, pagoda, rosebud cap.



Asian Manto Butterfly Graph

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Free color chart for a Manto Butterfly, suitable for many different needlecraft techniques.



Shell Block Columns Afghan Square - Ten Inch Size

2017-02-23T11:49:08Z

Shells form the look of columns on this crocheted afghan square.