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The Lakeside Easy Crocheted Pullover Pattern

11K SharesIntroducing the Lakeside Crocheted Pullover. __ I’m loving this sweater for lazy days at home, visits to the lake and just to throw over my leggings! This is the first time I’ve written a crochet pattern for a lightly shaped sweater using? worsted weight yarn.? You might remember a tutorial on how to make […]

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How To Crochet An Easy Mesh Stitch

129K SharesWhen I made my Mod Mesh Honey Crocheted Blanket Sweater, I wanted to use a very?easy mesh pattern. ?I found the crocheted diamond mesh stitch online, but I was going for something a little different and simple as can be. If anyone knows if there is a name for this particular mesh that I’m […]

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Everyday Kimono Crochet Pattern

12K SharesHi friends! I’m pretty thrilled that kimonos are still hot as ever because they are so simple to knit or crochet.? Because there is little to no shaping, they are perfect for beginners or for anyone who enjoys a mindless project. I also love how comfortable and practical they are to throw over any […]

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Easy Knit Blanket Sweater Pattern

132K SharesHi friends! After I posted the crocheted “Easy Blanket Sweater” pattern, I received several requests?to make a knit version. ?I haven’t made a lot of knit tops before and the ones that I have made were?smaller than this. My?Summer Vacation Knit Top, for instance, ?was much, MUCH smaller. ?Anyway, after some major trial and […]

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Light Frost Easy Blanket Sweater Crochet Pattern

138K SharesIf you can’t already tell, I have a thing for these blanket sweaters! ?This new Light Frost Blanket Sweater pattern uses a simple crochet stitch combination that almost looks knit. ?It’s the first time that I’ve played around with the crossed half double crochet stitch and I’m loving the look! I’ve also added fringe […]

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Alpine Heights Knit Fair Isle Cowl

13K SharesI made this fair isle knit cowl about a year ago and thought I’d share it today on the blog. ? After the holidays I tend to have a lot of partial skeins left-over, ?and I thought it would be nice to make a simple fair isle cowl to use up that yarn. ?Maybe […]

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Easy Relaxed Marled Cardigan Knitting Pattern

13K SharesHey friends! It’s the newest knit blanket sweater! One of the most popular patterns on my blog has been the Easy Knit Blanket Sweater, and this is truly a takeoff from that design.? Let me just start off by filling you in on the important features of this newest knit cardigan pattern.? Much like […]

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How To Crochet the Granite or Moss Stitch

13K SharesI’ve used the granite stitch (aka moss stitch, seed stitch, etc.) in several projects, so I decided that it might make sense to share a picture tutorial with you on how to do it! ?It’s a super easy stitch and it creates a beautiful texture that almost looks woven or knit. ?If you know […]

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Cuddly Quick Knit Throw Blanket Pattern

13K SharesSometimes you just want to make a beautiful, cuddly knit blanket that doesn’t take a whole lot of brain power or time.? This super easy knit blanket works up VERY quickly and it’s really soft as well which I love.? The inspiration for this blanket came from some throws that I saw last season […]

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How To Easily Knit A Big Yarn Blanket

13K SharesWho else has always wanted to try your hand at one of those giant knit blankets you see all over internet land? I HAVE! It was so exciting when Lion Brand offered to send me one of their newest yarns that happens to be a huge, gorgeous yarn perfect for a big blanket.? I […]