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Criss Cross Thread Crochet Granny Square - Free Pattern
Here's a different way to do a granny square. This little granny has a criss-cross design in the center. Get the free crochet pattern here!

Rag Bags – Free Patterns and Tutorials
Find free patterns and free tutorials for crocheting rag bags.

Potholders - Free Crochet Patterns
Come on in and check out these free crochet potholder patterns. The patterns are truly free with no strings attached – no registration necessary!

Potholders - Free Crochet Patterns
Come on in and check out these free crochet potholder patterns. The patterns are truly free with no strings attached – no registration necessary!

Crochet Hot Pad and Trivet Patterns
These crocheted hot pads and trivets will help you protect your table or counter tops from hot dishes. Get the free crochet patterns here!

Free Holiday Crochet Patterns
Celebrate the holidays with crochet! Find free holiday crochet patterns for Christmas, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, and other holidays.

Beaded Cell Phone Holder - Free Crochet Pattern
Enjoy this free crochet pattern for a beaded cell phone holder, which could also be used as a cozy for other gadgets.

Granny Square Beanie - Free Crochet Hat Pattern
Who doesn’t love granny squares? They’re a crochet classic! Make a few using this free crochet pattern, sew them together, and viola! A groovy new granny square beanie!

Earthtone Ombre Crochet Dishcloth – Free Crochet Pattern
This earthtone ombre crochet dishcloth is a fascinating craft project; the variegated yarns make each stitch interesting, and you’ll find yourself looking forward to seeing what the colors will do next. The body of the dishcloth is crocheted using afghan stitch, and the edging is worked in single crochet. This dishcloth would make a fantastic homemade gift.

Golden Slippers Baby Booties - A Free Crochet Pattern
The Golden Slippers Crocheted Booties are perfect for baby girls and boys. This free pattern works up so fast you can make a pair of booties in every color.

Free Crochet Patterns for Women's Clothing
Dress yourself up in gorgeous crocheted clothing -- sweaters, shaws, wraps, scarves, and other delightful crocheted luxuries.

Single Crochet Stitch Variations
With crochet, tiny little changes can make a huge difference in how your project turns out. These single crochet stitch variations will keep things interesting.

Free Patterns and Tutorials for Crocheted Jewelry
Find free crochet jewelry patterns including necklaces, bracelets, chains, and an amulet bag.

Free Patterns and Tutorials for Crocheted Jewelry
Find free crochet jewelry patterns including necklaces, bracelets, chains, and an amulet bag.

Heart Sampler Baby Afghan -- Free Crochet Pattern
If you want to crochet a colorful and creative baby afghan using tapestry crochet, check out this free crochet pattern for a heart sampler baby afghan.

Crochet Tea Cosies -- Free Patterns
Want to get started on a new crochet project? These tea cosy patterns are all delightful, and best of all the patterns are free for you to use.

Crochet Tea Cosies -- Free Patterns
Want to get started on a new crochet project? These tea cosy patterns are all delightful, and best of all the patterns are free for you to use.

Crochet Tea Cosies -- Free Patterns
Want to get started on a new crochet project? These tea cosy patterns are all delightful, and best of all the patterns are free for you to use.

Free and Easy Lacy Scarf Crochet Patterns
Learn how to make lacy scarves using any of our easy, and free, crochet patterns.

Free Crochet Washcloth Patterns Links and Resources
Welcome to our index of free crochet washcloth patterns.

Free Easter Crochet Patterns
If you want to crochet an Easter-themed project, we hope you'll enjoy this roundup of free patterns and project ideas.

Free Easter Crochet Patterns
If you want to crochet an Easter-themed project, we hope you'll enjoy this roundup of free patterns and project ideas.

Lacy Treble Crochet Shell Stitch Scarf Pattern
You can crochet this beautiful, lacy shell stitch scarf using our free crochet pattern.

How to Crochet a Baby Hat - A Free Tutorial
Want to learn how to crochet a baby hat? This article walks you through the process. Set your creativity free with this easy pattern recipe.

Small Crochet Popcorn Stitch Flower Pattern
This little flower is crocheted using a combination of basic crochet stitches and modified popcorn stitches. Get the free crochet pattern here!

Easy Crochet Potholders in Afghan Stitch - Free Pattern
These easy crochet potholders are beginner-friendly; if you haven't already learned the afghan stitch, they offer you a great opportunity to give it a try.

Crocheting Circles - Free Tutorials and Patterns
It's easy to crochet a circle; these free tutorials and circle patterns will help you learn everything you need to know.

Free Crochet Afghan Square Patterns
Get free crochet square patterns organized by size. These squares would all make fantastic afghans; the list includes grannies plus other types of squares.

Free Crochet Patterns for Cell Phone Cases and Holders
Welcome to our directory of free crochet patterns for cell phone cases and cell phone holders.

New Crochet eBook Uses Interactive Technology
There is a new crochet eBook out that utilizes the latest advances in interactive reading technology to supplement the beautiful crochet patterns featured in the book.

Crocheted Heart Motif - Free Crochet Pattern
Want to crochet a heart motif for Valentine's Day or any-time gift giving? Get a free heart pattern; find links to more free crochet heart patterns and ideas.

Free Winter Crochet Patterns
Find seasonal winter patterns for crochet -- free crochet snowflake patterns and more.

Free Crochet Bath Puff Pattern
Bath puffs are a fun way to suds up. Try this free crochet bath puff pattern and add a little luxury to your shower.

Ergonomic Crochet Hooks to Consider
Here is a list of ergonomic crochet hooks.

Free Crochet Patterns for Afghan Squares and Blocks
Squares are satisfying to crochet. You can use them so many different ways. If you make one square at a time, eventually you'll have enough squares to create an afghan; if you only make one, you're sure to find a use for it. Most crocheted squares are portable projects, which makes them even more attractive.

Updated Market Bag - A Free Crochet Pattern
Go green with this free crocheted market bag pattern. A handmade cotton market bag is both stylish and earth-friendly.

Even More Free Crochet Christmas Patterns
There are many free crochet patterns right here on the site for you to use and enjoy. That includes lots of different free crochet Christmas patterns.

Top 10 Free Christmas Crochet Patterns on AllFreeCrochet
Here are ten of the best Christmas-themed crochet patterns available for free from the AllFreeCrochet website.

Top 10 Free Christmas Crochet Patterns on Craftsy
Here are ten of the top Christmas themed crochet patterns that you can get for free right now as a member of the Craftsy website. Membership is also free.

Free Crochet Cat Hat Pattern
This cat hat pattern is fast, fun, and completely adorable. The free crocheted cat hat pattern is written in sizes for preemie, newborn, baby, and toddler.

Crochet V Stitch in Brick Repeat
This intriguing crochet stitch is sort of like a hybrid between the V-stitch and the granny square. Get the free instructions here!

Share Ideas for Using Your Crocheted Heart Motif
Got ideas for what to do with a crocheted heart motif? Share them! This versatile heart design can be used many different ways. It's a lovely Valentine's Day project, but you could use it any time of year. Page 2.

Beaded Crochet Snowflake - Free Pattern
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.

Beaded Crochet Snowflake - Free Pattern
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.

Beaded Crochet Snowflake - Free Pattern
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.

Timber Lily Fingerless Mitts - a Free Crochet Pattern
Looking for a quick crochet project that’s fun and functional? Try this free pattern for a simple pair of fingerless mitts! An evening, knowledge of single crochet and 2 colors of DK or light worsted weight yarn are all you’ll need.

Where to Find Free Patterns for Crocheted Baby Shoes
Sylvia wants to know where to find free crochet patterns for baby shoes. Find the answer here!

Crochet Stole - A Free Pattern
A crochet stole is the perfect accessory to dress up or down. Create your own using this free crochet stole pattern featuring beads and a repetitive lace stitch.

Small Crochet Projects for Leftover Yarn
Got leftover yarn? Wondering what to do with it? Here are some fab ideas, including links to free patterns for useful and fun items you can make using leftover yarn.

Easy Crochet Mesh Scarf Pattern
This easy mesh scarf is chic, simple and elegant. It's a versatile design you can wear with many different ensembles. Get the free crochet pattern here!

Two-Color Treble Crochet Shell Stitch Edging -- Free Pattern
This eye-catching two-color edging features shell stitches made using treble crochet. Get the free crochet pattern here!

Winter Snowflake Applique – Free Crochet Pattern
You're invited to check out the free crochet pattern for this beautiful winter snowflake applique!

Downhill Skier - A Free Crochet Hat Pattern
Interested in crocheting a hat but not confident about working in the round yet? This ski hat pattern is the perfect choice! Crocheted in rows with bulky yarn and a large hook it makes a great weekend project!

Beaded Wire Crochet Bracelet - Pattern and Instructions
Learn how to crochet a fancy beaded bracelet using wire.

Free Crochet Applique Patterns
Embellish your latest craft project with crochet appliques. These free crochet applique patterns will give you many ideas!

Ideas for How to Tie a Scarf
Tired of scarf anxiety? If you have no idea how to wear a scarf, help is here! Find easy, hassle-free ideas for scarf tying and accessorizing in style.

Attach a Crocheted Applique to a Craft Project
Usually, there are several different approaches you could take for any given project. Let's explore some possibilities.

Snowman Baby Booties - A Free Crochet Pattern
This free crocheted baby bootie pattern utilizes a classic shape making it perfect for little boys and girls alike. The Snowman Baby Booties pattern makes the perfect winter accessory for your little one. Pair the Snowman Baby Booties with the Snowman Earflap Baby Hat for a complete set.

Crocheted Hat Pattern - The Great Grape Baby Beanie
The Great Grape Baby Beanie is a free crocheted baby hat pattern with a whimsical touch. Curly crochet tassels add an element of fun. Instructions are sized for preemie to toddler.

Reviews of Crochet Pattern Books & Stitch Dictionaries
Shopping for crochet books? Get the scoop on interesting crochet pattern books, stitch dictionaries, and instruction books.

Reviews of Crochet Pattern Books & Stitch Dictionaries
Shopping for crochet books? Get the scoop on interesting crochet pattern books, stitch dictionaries, and instruction books.

Reviews of Crochet Pattern Books & Stitch Dictionaries
Shopping for crochet books? Get the scoop on interesting crochet pattern books, stitch dictionaries, and instruction books.

Crochet Definition and Basic Instructions
Crochet is a needlework technique performed using a crochet hook plus fiber or similar material. Find instructions on basic stitches and patterns here.

Crocheting With Cotton
You can use cotton for making a wide variety of different projects. My favorites are flowers, potholders, dishcloths and kitchen projects.

Free Tunisian Crochet Patterns
Here are free Tunisian crochet patterns for a variety of different projects. Find free Tunisian crochet patterns for easy potholders, pretty bags, and more.

Free Tunisian Crochet Patterns
Here are free Tunisian crochet patterns for a variety of different projects. Find free Tunisian crochet patterns for easy potholders, pretty bags, and more.

Team Spirit Hat - Free Crochet Pattern
Show your team spirit! You can use this free pattern to show your support for any team in any division or league - whether it's a junior team or pro-level team - football, basketball, hockey, baseball etc.

Finishing the Team Spirit Hat
Learn how to finish the team spirit hat. Page 2.

Galleries Featuring Large Crochet Pictures
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.

Free Valentine's Day Crochet Patterns
Looking for Valentine crochet patterns? Treat yourself, your friends or your sweetheart to any of these fun handmade Valentine's Day gifts.

Free Valentine's Day Crochet Patterns
Looking for Valentine crochet patterns? Treat yourself, your friends or your sweetheart to any of these fun handmade Valentine's Day gifts.

Top 11 Crochet Trends for 2014
Crochet trends are influenced by broader global trends including fashion trends, lifestyle trends and more. Find out what's hot right now, and why!

Join-As-You-Go Crochet Motifs
Tired of sewing bunches of motifs or squares together after you're finished crocheting them? There's a better way. We'll show you how!

Free Snowman Patterns for Crochet, Knitting and Crafts
Looking for some winter inspiration? Enjoy making a snowman -- without getting cold! These free crochet patterns and craft patterns all feature a snowman theme.

Free Crochet Patterns for Springtime Inspiration
Crochet isn't just for fall and winter! There are plenty of lovely projects you can make in the spring and summer months. Get free spring patterns here!

Kitchen Cotton Yarn
What is kitchen cotton yarn? Learn the glossary definition for kitchen cotton yarn, plus find links to free crochet patterns and free knitting patterns that utilize kitchen cottons.

Free Crochet Ear Warmer Patterns (Headbands and Hats)
Ward off the chill with fabulous crocheted accessories such as these stylish and versatile ear warmers. If you want free patterns for ear warmers, this is the place to look.

Free Crochet Ear Warmer Patterns (Headbands and Hats)
Ward off the chill with fabulous crocheted accessories such as these stylish and versatile ear warmers. If you want free patterns for ear warmers, this is the place to look.

Easy Grid Lace Crochet Scarf Pattern
This easy grid lace scarf is a beginner-friendly crochet project. Get the free crochet pattern here!

Grid Lace Scarf Version 2 -- Non-Leaning Version
Here's a free crochet pattern for an easy grid lace scarf. Page 2.

Two-Color Version of the Grid Lace Scarf
This is the two-color version of the easy crochet grid lace scarf pattern. Page 3.

Spike Stitch
Learn how to crochet various spike stitch patterns, and find free patterns that incorporate spike stitches.

Simple Rows and Rounds Granny Square -- Free Crochet Pattern
We invite you to try crocheting this fun, and easy, granny square pattern. A free coordinating flower granny square is also available.

23 Crochet Blanket Ideas
Need ideas for crocheting a blanket? If so, this is the place to get them -- along with free patterns and instructions for crocheting each design.

23 Crochet Blanket Ideas
Need ideas for crocheting a blanket? If so, this is the place to get them -- along with free patterns and instructions for crocheting each design.

23 Crochet Blanket Ideas
Need ideas for crocheting a blanket? If so, this is the place to get them -- along with free patterns and instructions for crocheting each design.

Crocheted Wire Jewelry (Free Patterns and Instructions)
You can crochet fabulous jewelry using wire. Check out this list of free patterns, tutorials and project ideas to learn more.

Crocheted Wire Jewelry (Free Patterns and Instructions)
You can crochet fabulous jewelry using wire. Check out this list of free patterns, tutorials and project ideas to learn more.

Help With Tension of the Yarn for Crochet
I have tried to crochet, with marginal success. I can make the loops, hook the yarn and other basics. I need your pearls of wisdom on tension of the yarn.

6 Outstanding Youtube Amigurumi Crochet Videos
Need some insider help with crocheting amigurumi toys? These top 6 videos are great for learning how to crochet amigurumi.

Wiggly Crochet: Free Patterns and Tutorials
Find out what wiggly crochet is all about! This is the place to get free patterns and tutorials for wiggly crochet.

Granny Square With Aster Flower Center
An aster flower is the focal point of this delightful crocheted granny square. Embroidered details form the finishing touches. This is an easy pattern with lots of possibilities -- you could make afghans, pillows or many other types of projects using this pattern. Get the free crochet pattern here!

What Can You Do With Two Basic Crochet Stitches?
Answer: Lots of things! Find free crochet patterns that only use 2 easy stitches, the chain and the single crochet.

Scalloped Edging -- Wide Pointed Version
If you'd like to use a pretty scalloped edging to finish off one of your craft projects, grab this free crochet pattern and give it a try.

Find a Crochet Oval Pattern
Whether you want to crochet an oval placemat, doily, rag rug or other type of project, you'll find ideas and free patterns here.

How to Crochet the Basic V Stitch -- Free Instructions
Learn how to crochet the basic v stitch with these free instructions.

How to Crochet the Basic V Stitch -- Free Instructions
Learn how to crochet the basic v stitch with these free instructions.

How to Crochet the Basic V Stitch -- Free Instructions
Learn how to crochet the basic v stitch with these free instructions.

Floral Granny Hexagon Crochet Pattern
This pretty hexagon motif is based on a granny square type design. It has a flower in the center -- perfect for making afghans or other tiled crochet projects!

Scalloped Puff Stitch Border / Edging – Free Crochet Pattern
This crocheted edging includes instructions for turning a corner, and is intended for use on rectangular or square projects.

Mother's Day Gifts to Crochet -- Free Patterns
Need some free crochet patterns for Mother's Day? This selection of patterns will spark plenty of creative ideas for making craft projects any mom is sure to love.

Free Crochet Patterns for Afghan Squares and Blocks
Squares are satisfying to crochet. You can use them so many different ways. If you make one square at a time, eventually you'll have enough squares to create an afghan; if you only make one, you're sure to find a use for it. Most crocheted squares are portable projects, which makes them even more attractive.

Sunset Pebbles Crocheted Wrist Warmers - Free Pattern
Free crocheted wrist warmers pattern by Erica Jackofsky for About.com. Crocheted wrist warmers are an easy project perfect for beginners to advanced crocheters.

Lacy Treble Shell Dishcloth – Free Crochet Pattern
Would you believe dishcloths can be lacy and beautiful? Of course they can! Check out this one, and grab the free crochet pattern for it here on our website.

Free Fall Crochet Patterns –- Autumn
Crochet is an appealing activity during the fall season, when the weather starts to get chillier; it's lovely to just sit and relax with your latest crochet project. If you're in the autumn mood, and you'd like to crochet a project with a fall theme, why not try one of these free patterns for fall?

Crochet Placemat - A Free Pattern
This crochet placemat is the perfect accessory for the country style kitchen. When made in 100% absorbable cotton the crochet placemat can easily become a dishcloth if preferred.

Vertical Mesh Scarf -- Free Crochet Pattern
This mesh scarf is soft and drapey. It's easy enough for a beginner to crochet, but it's a great project for anyone. Help yourself to the free scarf pattern.

What Is SC? More About the Crochet Abbreviation
Single crochet

Free Online Crochet Lessons
Did you know that we offer free crochet instructions right here on our website? It's true! Come have a free crochet lesson and enjoy learning how to crochet!

Free Crochet Patterns for Slippers
Free crocheted slipper patterns for baby and adult. Use these easy slipper pattern to keep the whole family's feet toasty warm.

Easy Crochet Flower - A Free Pattern
This easy crochet flower pattern makes a perfect embellishment for hats, shawls, and other craft projects. Follow the free pattern for a single flower or crochet a whole bouquet.

Top 5 Sites for Free Crochet Patterns
The holidays often mean two things for crafters - a really busy schedule making gifts for everyone and spending more money than usual on crafting supplies to make those gifts. Finding free crochet patterns online can help with both of those holiday craft issues. Here are five of the best sites to search if you're looking for free online crochet patterns.

10 Unexpected Resources for Crochet Information
I wanted to mention that there are some other great channels on this network that also occasionally feature crochet items. You may want to check them out as a fan of the craft.

Help Crochet the World's Largest Stocking
Would you like to be part of a collaborative crochet project to create the World's Largest Stocking? Would you like to help raise money to support college education funding for children who lost a military parent in the line of duty?

Fancy Crochet Stitches
Sheri wants to learn new fancy crochet stitches, but she doesn't know the stitch names to search for them. Having the same problem? If so, click here for help!

Crocheting With Mismatched Yarns
What happens if you crochet with two or more absurdly different yarns? This is one of my favorite design challenges. I never get bored with trying new

Free Crochet Instructions for Tunisian Simple Stitch
Want to learn how to crochet the Tunisian simple stitch? If so, get free instructions right here on our website!

Easy Spring Scarves to Crochet
Find several free crochet patterns for making easy scarves that are suitable for springtime wear.

Granny Squares: The Ideal First Crochet Project
If you've never crocheted before, a basic granny square is an ideal first project. This tutorial explains how to make one. I hope you will find it helpful.

Easy Crochet Pattern for a Moss Stitch Baby Blanket
Get the free crochet pattern for a fast, easy, beginner-friendly baby blanket that's brand new on our website.

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

10 Crochet Books for the Granny Square Lover
There are so many different projects that you can make with a basic granny square design. Not sure where to start? These ten crochet books can help.

10 Alternative Materials You Can Use to Crochet
You can basically crochet with anything that resembles string; it doesn't have to be a fiber at all. Today we'll look at ten different materials that you can use for crochet if you want to play with something other than yarn.

How Crochet Can Help With Mindfulness Practice
My “yarn over, yarn over, pull through, yarn over, yarn over, turn, yarn over” became a mantra that was more useful to me than “om”. It brought me back to the vibration of my self, the yarn in my hands, the fact that even if I could never do anything else ever again I was right here doing this.

8 Guinness World Records in Crochet
If you do a quick search for crochet in the online Guinness World Records, you'll quickly find some amazing crochet inspiration. Take a look at these eight world records in crochet.

5 Fabulous Vintage Home Items to Crochet
If you love vintage inspiration, you could easily give your home that flair by crocheting these five items.

5 Fabulous Vintage Fashion Items to Crochet
Fascinators, snoods and other items went out of fashion decades ago but maybe it's time for their revival and maybe that revival should come in crochet.

10 Charities that Accept Crochet Donations
Charity crochet is kind, compassionate, creative and appreciated by the recipients. These organizations accept crochet donations.

How to Crochet Your Way to the Perfect Halloween
How fast can your hook fly to get ready for Halloween? As fast as a witch on her broomstick if you're organized with our handy Halloween patterns guide!

Vintage Crochet 1920s, Flapper Crpchet
Let's discover the crochet trends and patterns that were popular in the 1920s and 30s.

How to Crochet a Scarf in Short Rows -- Vertical Scarves
Learn how to make a scarf that's crocheted in short rows. This type of scarf is easily adjustable; you can make it as long as you want it to be.

How to Crochet an Infinity Scarf
Learn how to crochet an infinity scarf.

How to Crochet a Scarf With Examples and Free Patterns
Learn how to crochet a scarf using this complete guide; these instructions include links to many free crochet scarf patterns and scarf-making tutorials.

How to Crochet a Scarf in Long Rows
Learn how to crochet a scarf. Check out this demonstration of one popular approach to crocheting scarves, plus find links to a variety of free scarf patterns.

Things To Crochet For Your New Year's Eve Party
A selection of links to free crochet patterns for useful New Year's theme and party decor items.

Afghans To Crochet For Kids - Free Patterns
Fun afghans to crochet for kids. Links to the free patterns.

Free Patterns For Mother's Day or Anytime Gifts To Crochet For Mom
Free crochet patterns for items that would be nice Mother's Day gifts or presents to give to Mom anytime.

Top Books for Beginners Learning to Crochet
Books that can help you learn how to crochet your very first stitch, along with all the other basics, as well as answer questions that all beginners have. These books also contain some wonderful patterns for beginners to enjoy crocheting. These books have tips and patterns for experienced crocheters, as well.

Edgings For Afghans Free Patterns
A selection of links to free patterns for crocheted edgings that are suitable for use as afghan edgings.

Crochet During the 1800s
Here is information about the history of crochet during the 1800s.

Free Crochet Charts and Graphs
Get your hands on hundreds of free charts and graphs for crochet; some art two-color charts for filet crochet, and some are multicolored graphs for intarsia or tapestry crochet.

Free Crochet Stitch Instructions
Find crochet stitch instructions. Learn a variety of different crochet stitches and techniques with these free videos and photo tutorials.

Crochet Supplies
Before you shop for crochet supplies, it's a good idea to educate yourself about what's available; these product reviews, articles and recommendations will help.

Free Crochet Patterns Index
Welcome to our directory of free crochet patterns, free charts for filet crochet, and free crochet projects. You'll find free patterns for a large selection of crocheted items, including crocheted gifts, accessories, home decor items, toys, motifs, edgings and more. These patterns are organized in several different ways so that you can easily find the patterns you're looking for: Find free patterns by project type, gift-giving occasion, fiber type, or skill level.

Learn How to Crochet
So you want to learn how to crochet, and you're wondering how to get started. Or perhaps you knew how to crochet at one point, but you've forgotten how. Either way, here's a stress-free guide to learning the basics of crochet. Find free crochet videos, tutorials, patterns and instructions for beginners.

Teacher Gifts - Free Patterns and Ideas
If you'd like to crochet a birthday gift or Christmas gift for a teacher, check out these free crochet patterns and get some fab gift ideas.

Double Rainbow Crochet Square - Free Pattern
Crocheting with color can be easier than you ever thought. This colorful rainbow square is a perfect example of an easy pattern with lots of eye appeal!

Free Original Patterns Designed by Guide Sandi Marshall
Free crochet patterns designed by Sandi Marshall, afghans, handbags, towel toppers, teddy bear outfits, sachet bag, charts for filet [R] crochet and for cross-stitch, plus much more.

Before You Buy Books
Tops picks to help you in making a choice [R] of books that you would enjoy owning in your home library. Books are a great way to [R] learn to crochet or to learn new techniques, as well as [R]to have a ready reference source of answers to crochet questions. Pattern books [R]can be a great source of enjoyment in browsing and in crocheting new patterns you [R]haven't tried before.

1940 Hats Styles From the Past 1917 Tam Calot Rosebud Cap Free Patterns
Free patterns for a variety of hat styles from the 1940's back to 1917, such as the tam, calot, pagoda, rosebud cap.

Up-Down Stitch How-to Pattern of Single and Double Crochet
Learn how to do this stitch pattern, which uses single and double crochet stitches.

Teaching Crochet to the Young
A beginner project for children (only crochet skill needed is crocheting chains).

Night Shadows Owl Chart
Filet crochet chart of an owl in two versions; one [R]with lacets and solid areas for night shadows and the other as a plain [R]chart suitable for doing the owl in cross-stitch on a crocheted background, [R]in filet crochet or adapting to other needlecrafts.

Rose Flower Filet Chart
Free rose flower filet crochet chart, part of a grouping of three co-ordinating flower designs.

Learn the 1917 Pineapple Stitch With Photos and Pattern Instructions Great [R] For Scrap Yarn Afghans
Photos and instructions for learning how to [R] crochet the pineapple stitch, as printed in a 1917 publication. This is not the [R] shape-of-pineapple pattern but a stitch worked in rows that is great for scrap [R] yarn afghans.

Guide to Free Vintage Patterns on This Site
Listing of many free vintage crochet patterns that are posted on Crochet at About.com, including edgings, doilies, handbags, tassels, crocheted fringe, filet yokes for clothing and much more.

Checkered Alphabet Index of Free Charts To [R]Individual Letters For Cross-Stitch or Filet Crochet Adaptable for Other Needlework
Index page with links to free charts for letters of the checkered alphabet, for cross-stitch or filet crochet, adaptable for other needlework.

Free Heart Filet Chart for Tablecloth or Bedspread
Filet crochet tablecloth or bedspread with hearts; free charts and instructions.

Daffodils Filet Table Runner
Free chart and instructions to crochet a table runner with a daffodil design.

Rag Rugs Basics
Crocheting with fabric basics: what type of fabric, how wide strips should be, how to join the strips, etc.

Links To Learn Crochet Stitches Techniques Step By Step With Photos Or Diagrams
Where to find diagrams, step-by-step photo how-to's, instructions for making various crochet stitches, using different techniques and help for beginners.

How To Do Texture Front and Back Post Stitches and Textured Dishcloth Pattern
How-to's for the post stitches; also, try out the textured dishcloth crochet pattern in this feature.

How To Crochet A Buttonhole
Instructions and hints for crocheting buttonholes of different sizes, within a single crochet row.

How to Work Overtop of the Yarn Ends When Crocheting
Are you tired of weaving in lots of yarn ends when you crochet? Learn how to crochet over yarn ends instead. This tutorial demonstrates how to work overtop of the yarn ends to hide them. This technique will save you time when crocheting; it's much easier to crochet overtop of ends than it is to weave them in later.

Crocheting Over Yarn Ends - How to Work Overtop of the Yarn Ends When Crocheting
This page is part of a tutorial about crocheting over yarn ends. Learn how to work overtop of your yarn ends when crocheting.

The Row Is Complete and the Ends Are Hidden Underneath.
This page is part of a tutorial about crocheting over yarn ends. On this page, you will see how a completed row looks with the ends hidden under the stitches.

Close-Up of the Finished Row
This page is part of a tutorial about crocheting over yarn ends. On this page, you will see a closeup photo of how a completed row looks with the ends hidden under the stitches. I also share tips for taking care of your completed crochet projects.

Comparison of Different Ways to Crochet Granny Squares
Have you ever wondered what would happen if you make small changes to a granny square pattern? Let's explore some possibilities.

Summer Bedspread Granny Square Vs. Basic Granny Square
Compare the summer bedspread granny square against the basic granny square to see what the differences are.

Free Crochet Pattern for Soft Organic Cotton Washcloth
Crochet this washcloth using soft organic cotton yarn, resulting in a pure, gentle washcloth ideal for babies, toddlers, children or adults. Free pattern!

Multicolored Soft Organic Washcloth
Learn how to crochet a soft multicolored organic washcloth with this free crochet pattern.

Where to Find Milk Jug Cover Patterns for Crochet
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 crochet patterns for milk jug covers.

Free Crochet Pattern- Plarn Dish Scrubber
Make your own scrubbies using free materials and this free crochet pattern. Stop buying scrubbers; use free grocery bags and produce bags to crochet them instead!

Crocheted Diamond Squares
Find free charts for crocheting afghan squares or other squares with a diamond motif.

Diamond Chart and Free Crochet Pattern for an Afghan Square
Find free charts for crocheting afghan squares or other squares with a diamond motif. Page 2.

Crocheted Heart With Button and Flower - Free Ideas for Embellishing Crocheted Hearts With Buttons and Flowers
Find free ideas for embellishing crocheted hearts. This photo is part of an image gallery which will give you some ideas for using the hearts you make from our free heart patterns. If you want to crochet a heart but you’re not sure what to do with it, this photo gallery will help.

Embellished Crocheted Hearts - Free Ideas for Embellishing Crocheted Hearts
Find free ideas for embellishing crocheted hearts. These photos will give you some ideas for using the hearts you make from our free heart patterns. If you want to make one but you’re not sure what to do with it, this photo gallery will help! Page 3.

Box-Shaped Crochet Projects - Photos of Crocheted Boxes - Free Ideas and Instructions for Crochet Projects Shaped Like Boxes
Here’s a fun and affordable craft project with a snowman theme. This lollipop candy dispenser is a creative way to use the free pattern for the crocheted box shape. Using dollar store supplies, you can dress up the crocheted box shape to make a delightful winter craft project. This project is part of a photo gallery featuring photos of my free crocheted box pattern.

Valentine's Day Arrangement - Combine Flowers, Candy and Crochet to Make a Pretty Valentine's Day Arrangement
Here’s a fun and affordable Valentine's Day craft project. Three of the best things about Valentine's Day are hearts, candy and flowers. Now you can combine them with another favorite: crochet! This candy dispenser is a creative way to use the free pattern for the crocheted box shape. Using dollar store supplies, you can dress up the crocheted box shape to make a delightful Valentine's Day arrangement. This project is part of a photo gallery featuring more free crochet project ideas. Page 7.

"I LOVE L.A." -- Small Chart for Crochet or Needlework
Do you love the city of angels? Express your love for L.A. with this free chart for crochet and needlework! Page 4.

"I LOVE L.A." -- Yellow and Purple Crocheted Square With Cross Stitch
If you love Los Angeles, check out this design for a crochet and cross stitch

I Love Mom Chart
Show your love for Mom! This free chart is your ticket to making all kinds of interesting gifts for Mom -- for Mother's Day, birthday or another special occasion. Page 2.

I LOVE You -- Small Chart for Crochet or Needlework
This simple chart will help you say

New Updated Version of Primary Rainbow Crochet Potholders
See a photo of the primary rainbow potholders crocheted using Knitpicks Simply Worsted organic cotton yarn.

Snowflake Potholders Crocheted Using Knitpicks Simply Cotton Yarns
These snowflake potholders are crocheted using delightfully soft organic cotton yarns by Knitpicks. Page 2.

Mens Green Winter Wool Headband
See a close-up photo of the men's green winter wool headband. This photo accompanies our free crochet pattern for the headband. Page 3.

Men's Headband Laid Flat
See a close-up photo of a man's crocheted headband laid flat -- and get the free crochet pattern for making it. Page 5.

Men's Headband, Front View, Laid Flat
See a front view picture of a men's headband; if you like it, you're welcome to grab the free crochet headband pattern from our website. Page 2.

Men's Headband
Guys -- If you're wearing a close-fitting hood, and you want to keep your ears warm, a winter headband is a must-have fashion accessory. Page 4.

Men's Headband Crocheted in Cobalt Heather Cascade 220
This headband is crocheted with wool yarn. The free crochet headband pattern is available on our website.

Whipstitching the Back Seam on the Headband
Wondering how to close the back seam of the men's headband? Here's a photo showing you the stitch used. Page 6.

Sunflower Edible Arrangement
Create an edible arrangement for summer or fall! This pretty flower arrangement features a sunflower as the focal point. Page 3.

"I LOVE _____" Small Chart for Crochet or Needlework
Who do you love? Show your love for someone or something special with this free charts, intended for crochet, cross stitch on crochet, or needlework.

Close-Up Photo of the Lacy Treble Crochet Shell Stitch Scarf in Beige and White Yarn
We've published a free crochet pattern for a lacy scarf worked in a variation of the shell stitch. Check out a close-up picture and get the free pattern here! Page 3.

Amy's Scarf of Many Colors -- Close-Up Photo of the Crochet Stitches
Here's a close-up detail photo of the crochet stitch colorwork pattern used in

Tapestry Crochet Chart for Amy's Scarf of Many Colors -- Left Handed Version
Get the free tapestry crochet chart for making Amy's scarf of many colors. This is the left-handed version of the chart. Page 5.

Tapestry Crochet Chart for Amy's Scarf of Many Colors -- Right Handed Version
Get the free tapestry crochet chart for making Amy's scarf of many colors. Page 4.

Picture of Amy's Scarf of Many Colors
This photo shows

Fast, Easy Baby Blanket Crocheted in Antique White Yarn
You can crochet this fast, easy baby blanket for either baby boys or girls. It's a fantastic shower gift or charity crochet project. Page 3.

Close-Up Photo of the Fast, Easy Crocheted Baby Blanket
See a close-up photo of the crochet stitches that make up my fast, easy crocheted baby blanket. The baby blanket pattern is available for free on our website. Page 2.

Easy Crochet Baby Blanket in Mint Green
This mint green baby blanket would make a delightful baby shower gift! Page 4.

Pink Crocheted Baby Blanket for Girls
This pink crocheted baby blanket would be a lovely gift for a new baby girl. You're invited to stop by our website to grab the free crochet blanket pattern.

Beige and White Scarf
This photo gallery accompanies our free crochet pattern for a lacy treble crochet shell stitch scarf. Page 2.

Lacy Treble Shell Scarf Colorway: Pink and Brown Scarf
Here's a colorway of the lacy treble shell stitch scarf: the colors used are bright pink, light golden brown, and dark chocolate brown. Be sure to get the free pattern!

6 Versions of the Abstract Flower Motif
On our website, you'll find a free crochet pattern for an abstract flower. Find photos of 6 different ways to crochet and embellish this flower. Page 9.

Easy Small Crocheted Flower With Six Long Slim Petals
Crochet bunches of gorgeous flowers! Whether you're looking for easy flowers or spectacular designs, check out this photo gallery for ideas. Page 11.

Easy Flower With Surface Crochet
This easy flower has a large space in the c. Page 5.

Easy Little Crochet Flower
If you're looking for a small flower that's easy to crochet, this one is a great pattern to try. The crochet flower pattern is available on our website for free. Page 3.

Little Popcorn Flower
See a large photo of the little popcorn flower, and find a link to the free crochet pattern for making this flower. Page 4.

Pink and Tan Crochet Flower
Crochet this gorgeous pink and tan flower using the free crochet patterns available on our website. Page 2.

Flower With Several Different Choices for Button Centers
It can be fun to choose a button for using in the center of your crocheted flowers. Come see some eye candy featuring crocheted flowers and buttons! Page 6.

Crochet Flowers Made From Scrap Yarn
Crochet bunches of gorgeous flowers! Whether you're looking for easy flowers or spectacular designs, check out this photo gallery for ideas. Page 7.

White Crochet Flower With Button Center
Learn how to crochet this three-dimensional flower with my free crochet flower pattern and step-by-step tutorial. Page 8.

Little Flower Applique
Crochet this little flower applique using our free crochet pattern; then use it to decorate the craft project of your choice! Page 10.

Close-Up Picture of the Mesh Scarf Stitches
Check out a close-up picture of the easy mesh scarf. This photo gives you a really close look at the crochet stitches. Page 3.

Crochet Mesh Scarf
See pictures of the easy mesh scarf. The crochet pattern for this scarf is available for free on our website. Page 2.

Crochet Mesh Scarf
See a photo of the easy mesh scarf. The free crochet scarf pattern is available on our website.

Amy's Scarf of Many Colors Laid Flat
Picture of a multicolored scarf laid flat -- This scarf is worked in the tapestry crochet technique. A free crochet pattern is available on our website. Page 3.

Crochet Daisy Designs
You're invited to crochet bunches of beautiful daisies with our free daisy pattern. Page 12.

Knit-Lookalike Headband to Crochet
Want to use variegated yarn for crocheting a headband that looks knitted? If so, check out this fabulous free headband pattern. Page 6.

Filet Crochet Sample of the Checkered Diamond Pattern
See a filet crochet sample of the checkered diamond pattern, and get the free crochet pattern for this design. Page 3.

Free Crochet Chart Showing One Repeat of the Checkered Diamond Design
This chart is in repeat; using the chart, you can crochet a checkered diamond fabric that's as large or small as you need it to be. Page 2.

A Bit More Than Three Repeats
This free crochet chart shows a bit more than three repeats of a checkered diamond design. Use this free chart for filet crochet, cross stitch on crochet, or other needlework techniques.

Simple Fingerless Gloves
Check out these fabulous sets of simple crocheted accessories! You can get the free crochet patterns right here on our website. Page 4.

Simple Crocheted Accessories -- Fingerless Gloves and Headband
Check out free crochet patterns for fingerless gloves and a headband crocheted in Paton's classic wool yarn. Page 2.

Simple Accessories Crocheted in Red Heart Super Saver Yarn
Check out these fabulous sets of simple crocheted accessories! You can get the free crochet patterns right here on our website.

Simple Crocheted Beanie and Scarf in the Variegated Fall Colorway of Red Heart Super Saver
This simple scarf is crocheted using variegated yarn; there's a matching beanie hat and several other coordinating accessories to match. Get the free crochet patterns here! Page 3.

Easy Layered Crochet Rose
Learn how to crochet an easy layered rose with these free instructions.

Easy Headband to Crochet
These pictures give you a close-up view of a beginner-friendly crocheted headband. This headband is one of the easiest crochet patterns on our website.

Textured Crochet Headband
Here's a textured headband you can crochet using our beginner-friendly free pattern. Page 2.

Wide Ear Warmer Headband to Crochet
Check out this free crochet pattern for a wide ear warmer headband. Page 3.

Ladder Headband Picture
This image gallery features a fantastic mix of easy headbands to crochet. Page 4.

Tunisian Knit Stitch Headband to Crochet
This easy headband is crocheted using Red Heart Super Saver and the Tunisian knit stitch. Get the free crochet headband pattern here! Page 5.

Embellished Crocheted Heart Pouch
This crocheted pouch is shaped like a heart; it's embellished with faux flowers and crocheted lace trim. Get the free crochet pattern here! Page 6.

Blue and Tan Framed Squares Chart
Free chart for crocheting a blue and tan afghan square. Page 2.

Photo Showing Four Colorways of the Framed Squares Design
This picture shows four similar colorways of the framed squares design; both of these colorways are crocheted in Caron Simply Soft yarn in Sage and Bone.

Work-In-Progress Pictures of the Crocheted Diamond Afghan Square
These work-in-progress pictures show varying steps in crocheting the diamond afghan square, which is available on our website as a free crochet pattern. Page 3.

Green and Tan Framed Squares Chart
Chart and free crochet pattern for making a green and tan afghan square. Page 4.

Tan and Blue Framed Squares Chart
Free chart and free crochet pattern for crocheting a tan and blue afghan square. Page 3.

Tan and Green Framed Squares Chart
Free chart and free crochet pattern for crocheting a tan and green afghan square. Page 5.

Filet Crochet Diamond Square
This filet crochet diamond square is crocheted using one of our free charts for a diamond motif. Page 4.

Ideas for Embellished Crocheted Hearts
If you want to crochet a heart design, but you’re not sure what to do with it, this photo gallery will help!

Checkered Diamond Patterns in Filet Crochet
Find free filet crochet charts and patterns for a repeating diamond design. Use this design for crocheting bedspreads, squares, table runners, or anything else.

Mesh Scarf Pictures
See pictures of the easy mesh scarf. The crochet pattern for this scarf is available for free on our website.

Amy's Scarf of Many Colors -- Pictures and Free Crochet Chart
This photo gallery accompanies our free crochet pattern for a multicolored scarf worked in the tapestry crochet technique.

Headbands to Crochet
This image gallery features a fantastic mix of easy headbands to crochet.

Crochet Flower Pictures
Crochet bunches of gorgeous flowers! Whether you're looking for easy flowers or spectacular designs, check out this photo gallery for ideas.

Simple Crocheted Accessories Sets
Check out these fabulous sets of simple crocheted accessories! You can get the free crochet patterns right here on our website.

Picture Gallery: Lacy Treble Shell Scarf Colorways
This photo gallery accompanies our free crochet pattern for a lacy treble crochet shell stitch scarf.

"I LOVE _____" Small Charts for Crochet or Needlework
Who do you love? Show your love for someone or something special with these free charts, intended for crochet, cross stitch on crochet, or needlework.

Easy Crochet Baby Blanket Pictures
This crocheted baby blanket is soft and drapey. It works well for either baby boys or girls. Best of all, it's really fast and easy to crochet.

Framed Squares
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Men's Headband Photos
These pictures accompany our free crochet pattern for a man's headband.

Crocheted Diamond Squares
Find free charts for crocheting afghan squares or other squares with a diamond motif.

Double Crochet Stitch
Learn how to do the double crochet stitch with our free tutorial, which includes pictures and instructions plus links to free patterns for practicing the double crochet.

Pull the Loop Through
Double crochet tutorial -- This page features a photo which shows how to pull a loop through to make your double crochet stitch.

Wrap the Yarn Around Your Hook Again
Double crochet tutorial – This page features a photo which shows how to wrap the yarn around your hook to make your double crochet stitch.

Pull the Wrapped Yarn Through Two Loops
Double crochet tutorial – This page features a photo which shows how to pull loops through to make your double crochet stitch.

Wrap the Yarn Around the Hook Again
Double crochet tutorial – This page features a photo which shows how to wrap your yarn around your crochet hook to make a double crochet stitch.

Double Crochet Instructions Page 8
Double crochet tutorial – This photo shows the final steps for how to make a double crochet stitch.

Double Crochet Instructions Page 9
Double crochet tutorial – finished double crochet stitches. Page 9.

Double Crochet - Wrap Your Yarn Over Your Hook
This page is part of an illustrated step-by-step tutorial that demonstrates how to double crochet. Page 2.

Working a Double Crochet Stitch
See a picture of double crochet in progress.

What Is Freeform Crochet
Freeform crochet is a technique that defies easy definition; this brief introduction will help you wrap your head around what it's all about.

Free Printable Heart Chart for Crochet or Needlecrafts
You could either crochet using this free heart chart, or use it for other needlecrafts. Free patterns and project ideas are included too!

Photo of the Crocheted Heart Motif
See a photo of the heart motif you can crochet using my free printable heart chart.

Upside Down Heart Chart
Enjoy this free printable chart for crocheting the remainder of the heart motif.

Chart for Crocheting the Top of the Heart - Free Printable Chart for Crocheting the Top of the Heart
Enjoy this free printable chart for crocheting the top of the heart motif.

Crocheted Square With Heart Motif - Photo of a Crocheted Square With Heart Motif
This page features a photo of a crocheted square with heart motif, plus tips for working the color changes when you crochet this square. This square was crocheted using the free printable heart chart.

How to Do Half Double Crochet Stitch Worked in Rows
This step-by-step photo tutorial will show you how to do a half double crochet stitch, and you'll also learn how to work in rows.

What to Do When Crocheted Blanket Gets Narrow at Top
Lorrie is a beginning crocheter. She wants to know why her baby blanket is getting narrower at the top than it is at the bottom. Are you having this problem too? Help is here.

sl st (Crochet Slip Stitch)
slip stitch. Crochet.

Three-Color Striped Lacy Interrupted Crochet V-Stitch
Lacy Interrupted V-Stitches Crocheted Using Three Different Colors of Cascade 220 Wool Yarn. Page 5.

Free Checkerboard Patterns for Crochet, Arts and Crafts
Find free checkerboard patterns and printable checkerboard charts for crochet, knitting, art and needlecrafts.

Free Checkerboard Patterns for Crochet, Arts and Crafts
Find free checkerboard patterns and printable checkerboard charts for crochet, knitting, art and needlecrafts.

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

Size Adjustments for the Crocheted Flower Necklace
Here is information about how to crochet a larger or smaller version of the layered flower necklace. This page explains how to vary the size of the foundation chain using the stitch repeat, gauge and desired project size as guidelines.

Instructions for Crocheting the Flower Necklace
Learn how to crochet a choker necklace with a flower embellishment. This free crochet pattern includes a step by step tutorial, which explains the first steps you need to get started with this crochet project.

Crochet a Row of Slip Stitches
This page is part of a step-by-step tutorial for how to crochet a choker necklace with a flower embellishment. This part of the tutorial explains how to begin the layered stitch for the necklace band. The top layer begins with a row of slip stitches.

How to Crochet the Layered Stitch for the Necklace Band
This page is part of a step-by-step tutorial that will teach you how to crochet a choker necklace with a flower embellishment. This part of the tutorial contains detailed photos demonstrating how to crochet the layered stitch for the necklace band.

More Photos Showing How to Crochet the Layered Stitch for the Necklace Band
This page is part of a free crochet pattern and tutorial that will teach you how to crochet a choker necklace with a flower embellishment. This part of the tutorial contains detailed photos which show how to crochet the layered stitch for the necklace band.

Resume Crocheting at the Top Edge of the Necklace Band
Learn how to crochet a trendy fashion choker necklace with this free crochet pattern and step-by-step tutorial. In this step, you will learn how to anchor the top layer of stitches to the lower layer using slip stitches.

Anchoring the Second Layer of Stitches to the Top of the Necklace
This page is part of a free crochet pattern and tutorial that will teach you how to crochet a choker necklace with a flower embellishment. In this step, you will learn how to anchor the top layer of stitches to the lower layer using slip stitches.

Layered Flower Necklace in Thread Crochet
This page is part of a tutorial for how to make a crocheted choker necklace. On this page, you'll see photos for crocheting the layered stitch.

Finishing the Crocheted Necklace Band
Here are the steps for finishing this crocheted necklace band. This page is part of a free crochet pattern and tutorial.

Fourth of July Crochet: Free Patterns (Patriotic Theme)
Want to either decorate or accessorize for Fourth of July, or other patriotic holidays? If so, you'll find plenty of free patterns here -- check 'em out!

Free Crochet Patterns and Charts With a Nautical Theme
Are you decorating a home or boat with a nautical theme? If so, perhaps these nautical patterns will be just what you need.

Fabric and Supplies for Crocheting Rag Rugs
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Slip Stitch Crochet Fabric - Pjoning - Bosnian Crochet
If you crochet, you probably know how to work a slip stitch-- but did you know you can create exquisite fabrics with the slip stitch? Find details here!

Tutorial: Crochet More Chain Stitches
This photo tutorial shows how to crochet a chain stitch.

Free Crochet Costume Patterns for Babies and Toddlers
A collection of free crochet patterns for babies and tots that easily become adorable handmade Halloween costumes. All the ideas are comfortable, adorable, and quick to make.

Crocheting With Stripz Fabric Strips
Stripz fabric strips are bundled for quilters and sewing enthusiasts, but crocheters can use them too. Learn more about crocheting with Stripz!

How to Save Money on Crochet
These tips could help you to save a bundle on your crochet habit!

Crocheting Without Yarn
Even if you're too broke to buy yarn, there are plenty of interesting free or low-cost materials you can use for crocheting. Get the scoop here!

Upcycled Crochet Project Ideas
This is the place to find ideas for turning your unwanted stuff into interesting new crochet projects.

Rag Rugs -- Free Crochet Patterns and Instructions
If you'd like to crochet a rag rug, this page is the place to find bunches of free patterns to look through. You'll find the perfect rag rug pattern in no time!

Rag Rugs -- Free Crochet Patterns and Instructions
If you'd like to crochet a rag rug, this page is the place to find bunches of free patterns to look through. You'll find the perfect rag rug pattern in no time!

Fabric Crochet Patterns
You can achieve many interesting effects by crocheting with fabric instead of yarn. Want some free patterns and ideas? Check these out!

Free Patterns Created Using the Cro Tatting Technique
Cro-tatting is an intriguing fusion of crochet and tatting. You use a crochet hook to create your project, but the result looks tatted. Here you will find links to a variety of free patterns created using the cro-tatting technique.

Choosing Materials for a Crocheted Scarf
What are the best materials to use for crocheting scarves? Find out here!

How to Crochet a Freeform Scarf
You don't need a crochet pattern to make a scarf. If you'd like to spontaneously create a scarf using freeform crochet techniques, this tutorial will help.

How to Finish Your Crocheted Scarf
Decisions, decisions! Do you want to put fringe on your scarf? Should you block it? What else do you need to know to finish a scarf? Find answers here.

Boy-Friendly Gingham Check Baby Afghan - Crochet Pattern
This baby afghan features a boy-friendly checkered design in blue, green and white. Get the free crochet baby afghan pattern here on our website!

Crib Size Gingham Check Baby Afghan -- Diagram Plus Free Crochet Pattern
If you'd like to crochet a crib-sized baby blanket with a gingham check pattern, you'll find a free diagram and free crochet pattern on this page.

Twin Size Gingham Check Child's Afghan -- Diagram Plus Free Crochet Pattern
If you'd like to crochet a twin-sized child's blanket with a gingham check pattern, you'll find a free diagram and free crochet pattern on this page.

Gingham Check Afghan Squares
This photo accompanies our free crochet pattern for a gingham check baby blanket.

Blue and White Gingham Check Chart
This chart is part of our free crochet pattern for a gingham check baby blanket.

White and Green Gingham Check Chart
Get a free chart for crocheting a white and green afghan square, which is part of our gingham check baby blanket pattern.

Sewing the Afghan Squares Together
See a picture showing how to join crocheted baby afghan squares using whip stitch.

How Do I Put Crochet Blocks or Squares Together?
Carlene is wondering how to put crocheted blocks or squares together. Do you have the same question? If so, find the answer here!

Crocheting the First Chain Stitch Tutorial
This photo tutorial shows how to crochet a chain stitch.

Beaded Crochet Necklace - Step-By-Step Tutorial
See step by step photographs and instructions for how to make a beaded crochet necklace. This tutorial accompanies a free crochet pattern for a beaded necklace with dichroic glass pendant.

Supplies for Making the Beaded Crochet Necklace -- Photos of Supplies for Making the Beaded Crochet Necklace
See photos of supplies used for making the beaded crochet necklace -- dichroic glass pendants, beads, tapestry needle, metallic embroidery floss, and more.

Foundation Chain for the Beaded Crochet Necklace -- Photos of How to Crochet the Foundation Chain for the Beaded Necklace
This page is part of a step by step tutorial for how to crochet a beaded necklace. See photos and find instructions for each step. This page of the tutorial features directions for crocheting the foundation chain of the beaded necklace.

Row 1 of the Beaded Crochet Necklace -- Photos of How to Crochet Row 1 of the Beaded Necklace
See instructions for how to crochet row 1 of the beaded necklace. This page is part of a step by step tutorial with photos of every part of the jewelry-making process.

Row 2 of the Beaded Crochet Necklace -- Photos of How to Crochet Row 2 of the Beaded Necklace
See instructions for how to crochet row 2 of the beaded necklace. This page is part of a step by step tutorial with photos of every part of the jewelry-making process.

Attaching the Closure for the Beaded Crochet Necklace -- How to Attach the Necklace Closure
See step by step photos for how to attach the lobster clasp closure to the beaded crochet necklace. This page is part of a step by step jewelry making tutorial that teaches you how to crochet a beaded necklace.

Chain Stitch - Crochet Photo Tutorial
This photo tutorial shows how to crochet a chain stitch.

Crocheting Tutorial: First, Form a Slip Knot.
Make a Slip Knot to Begin Your Crochet Starting Chain. Page 2.

Tutorial: One Chain Stitch Has Been Formed
This photo tutorial shows how to crochet a chain stitch. Page 4.

Cro-Tatting Instructions and Tutorials
Learn how to do cro-tatting; find free instructions and tutorials for the cro-tatting technique.

How to Crochet -- For Beginners
Are you in need of a total beginner's guide to crochet? This is it -- you've found one! These free videos and tutorials will help you learn the basics of how to crochet, starting at the very beginning.

Crochet a Cotton Dishcloth - Introduction
Page 1 of 8 of a step-by-step tutorial to crochet a cotton dishcloth using this free pattern.

Directions for Crocheting the Dishcloth
Learn how to crochet a cotton dishcloth using these easy directions.

Directions for Crocheting the Openwork Pattern
This free dishcloth crochet pattern features openwork stripes. The step-by-step tutorial demonstrates how to crochet the openwork.

Continue Crocheting the Openwork Pattern
Here are instructions for crocheting the second row of the openwork pattern.

Crochet the Center of the Dishcloth
Instructions for rows 9-24 of the crocheted dishcloth. These rows are worked in single crochet.

Final Rows of the Crochet Dishcloth
Here are instructions for crocheting the final rows of the openwork cotton dishcloth pattern.

Tips for Beginners
Here are some tips that will help beginners with crocheting this dishcloth pattern.

The Next Step – Crochet the Edging
The next step is to crochet the edging.

Lacy V-Stitches Crocheted in Cascade 220 Wool Yarn
See a close-up photo of lacy interrupted V-Stitches crocheted in Cascade 220 wool yarn.

Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch Crocheted in Metallic Novelty Yarn
See a close-up photo of lacy interrupted V-stitches crocheted in metallic novelty yarn.

Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch Crocheted in Faux Mohair Yarn
See a close-up photo of lacy interrupted V-stitches crocheted in faux mohair yarn

Lacy Interrupted Crochet V-Stitch With Pictures
This crochet stitch is a lacy, enchanting variation of the V-Stitch. Get the stitch instructions plus free patterns for projects you can make with this stitch.

Finishing the Multicolored Version
Finishing the Multicolored Version

Errata Page for Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch
This is the errata page for lacy interrupted V-stitch.

Free Scarf Pattern Using Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch
See a close-up photo of a scarf made using lacy interrupted V-stitch, and find a link to a free crochet pattern for this scarf.

Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch in a Rainbow of Bernat Softee Pastels
This colorway of lacy interrupted V-stitch features a rainbow of soft baby-friendly pastel colors-- pink, yellow, green, blue, and soft lilac purple. Page 9.

Striped Baby Afghan Worked in Lacy Interrupted V Stitch
View a photo of a crocheted baby afghan worked in lacy interrupted v stitch, and find a link to the free crochet pattern for making the baby afghan. Page 10.

What Is a Granny Square
What is a granny square? Find the glossary definition of a crocheted granny square.