Monthly Archives: August 2019

Free Crochet Pattern: Block Stitch Square

  Block Stitch Square Scroll down for the free pattern   ~or~ Add it to your favorites on Ravelry And don’t forget to Pin It Too   Most commonly referred to as the block stitch, but sometimes also called the mosaic stitch or dot stitch, this square features accent colored single crochet stitches that provide interest and little […]

Read Now: Crochet and Cauldrons

by Nancy Warren Every family has annoying relatives; mine just happen to be undead. My Grandmother, Agnes Bartlett, used to own Cardinal Woolsey’s knitting shop in Oxford then died and left her shop to me, without informing me that she wasn’t actually dead. She’s a vampire and part of the world’s strangest craft circle – […]

Northwoods Toddler Poncho

Skill Level: Easy Size:  3T (5T), approx. 14” x 17” (18” x 22”) Gauge: 13 sts and 13 rows = 4” [10 cm] Materials Yarn: Lion Brand Scarfie (78% Acrylic, 22% Wool; 312 yards [285 meters]/150 grams): 205 Cranberry/Black (MC, 2 (3) balls). Lion Brand Homespun (98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester; 185 yards [169 meters]/170 grams): […]

Two Sisters Lake Sweater

Skill Level: Easy Sizes: XS/S (M/L, XL/2X, 3X/4X). Finished Bust Size 52 (60, 66, 74)” to fit bust 28-34 (36-42, 44-50, 52-58)” 19-21” positive ease recommended. Shown in size XS/S or M/L Gauge: 12 sts and 16.5 rows = 4” [10 cm] in sc Materials Yarn: Lion Brand Comfy Cotton Blend (50% Cotton, 50% Polyester; […]

Birch the Deer

Skill Level: Intermediate Size: 11.4” / [29 cm] high Gauge: 4 sts = 1” [2.5 cm] in sc Materials Yarn: Deramores Studio DK (100% Acrylic; 273 yards [250 meters]/100 grams): 70020 Oatmeal (A, 1 ball), 70024 Chocolate (B, 1 ball), 70002 Pearl (C, 1 ball) Hook: US size C/2 (3 mm) Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch […]