Crochet, Tutorial

Tutorial – Invisible Decrease in Crochet

When I crocheted my first amigurumi, the only decrease method I knew was single crocheting 2 stitches together. I thought that was the only way. I always fussed over the bumps and gaps and the fact that the stuffing would always show in my work.  That always bothered me but I never started over. Maybe that's… Continue reading Tutorial – Invisible Decrease in Crochet

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Cheeseburger Keychain – Free Crochet Pattern & Tutorial

Hi everyone!  Hungry for a cheeseburger? I have a pattern with step by step photos to make your own cheeseburger keychain. This would be perfect to attach to a school bag or a plain black or brown tote as a charm or just simply with your keys! This cheeseburger was crocheted using joined rounds, where we chain… Continue reading Cheeseburger Keychain – Free Crochet Pattern & Tutorial

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Tutorial – The Magic Ring (Crochet)

When I first learned how to crochet amigurumi, I had to learn and understand the magic ring, or magic circle as it's also known. After all, it is the starting point and essential part of amigurumi and projects that require crocheting in the rounds. There is the Ch 2, single crochet x in the 2nd chain… Continue reading Tutorial – The Magic Ring (Crochet)

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How to Crochet Donuts [Free Pattern]

Hello my crafty friends!  I have a really cute project for you try.  100% fat free donuts. Yum!  These little cuties are so fun and easy to make and they look good enough to eat. They make a great addition to a little one's play food basket and they will love playing with them. Choose… Continue reading How to Crochet Donuts [Free Pattern]

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New Video Tutorials – Basic Crochet Stitches

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! Just a quick post to let you know that I have uploaded 5 new video tutorials onto my YouTube channel.  They are tutorials on how to do basic crochet stitches, all in US terminology. Single Crochet Decrease Double Crochet Double Crochet Decrease Half Double Crochet Half Double Crochet Decrease So if… Continue reading New Video Tutorials – Basic Crochet Stitches

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Simple iPhone Crocheted Sleeve

I was extremely excited last month when the iPhone 6 was released here in Australia.  I just couldn't wait to get a new phone. And, no I wasn't one of the 1400 people who queued outside the Apple Store waiting to be the first few iPhone 6 owner.  That's just crazy! I did get the… Continue reading Simple iPhone Crocheted Sleeve

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Cream Filled Biscuits – Crochet

Hi everyone! I have an easy, quick and fun crochet tutorial for you today! These cream filled biscuits look great and they make great play food toys for kids. You can also add magnets to the back and turn them into fridge magnets. What you'll need: Dark brown or light brown coloured yarn (DK/Light Worsted/8 ply)… Continue reading Cream Filled Biscuits – Crochet