Candy Corn Hat Free Crochet Pattern

I can’t believe it’s almost Halloween! Where has this year gone? My youngest turned 1 in August, and last Halloween she was too little to really worry about dressing up, because most of the time she was fastened in her car seat in the stroller. So I put a cute hat on her and called it good. This year I’m bringing a quick and easy candy corn hat pattern to you, and you can whip this up in time for[Read more]

Favorite Baby Blanket Patterns

I love making baby blankets. I got my start making blankets, and to this day it’s my favorite thing to make. I’ve put together my list of Favorite Baby Blanket Patterns. Click the name of the pattern or the picture to get the FREE pattern. If you’re looking for more roundups of favorite patterns, you can get them here. Crochet Teal Gingham Blanket by Daisy Farm Crafts The Hopscotch Crochet Baby Blanket by Little Things Blogged The Mabel Blanket by MeghanMakesDo[Read more]

Atlantis Market Bag

Can I be real with you for a minute? I don’t like market bags…please don’t hate me. Eco-friendly market bags are REALLY popular in the crochet community. I like the idea of them. They’re fast and easy gifts to make, it’s a great way to justify buying all the pretty colors of cotton yarn, and they’re, well, eco-friendly. I haven’t been able to find a pattern that I like the look of AND enjoy making, especially making it more than[Read more]

Late Night Rug – FREE Crochet Pattern

We’re already one full month into 2018 – what?! This year my goal is to deliver new content and new patterns to you every month – I can’t wait to see what you’re making! Be sure to watch each post for a hashtag for each project. Tag us in your finished item photos with @yarnybird and use the hashtag for that project…you never know when those little hashtags might be used for a giveaway… The first FREE pattern up this[Read more]

Bella Square Blanket Crochet Pattern

Bella Square Blanket I am rediscovering the granny square and its many variations, and I have to say I LOVE them! Solids, stripes, squares, hexagons, small, big…they’re SO versatile and a great way to use up yarn scraps. Here is a simple pattern for a solid granny square that only uses about 12 yards of yarn per square and whips up in about 10 minutes. You can download a printable PDF pattern on Ravelry. *This post may contain affiliate links.[Read more]

Nesting Basket Trio Pattern

Baby #2 is due any day now, and along with her impending arrival comes NESTING and getting her nursery ready. We haven’t been able to do a lot of decorating in her nursery since we’re renting and we can’t repaint or put holes in the walls, but we’re doing little bits. I decided I wanted some baskets on her dresser, but I didn’t want wicker baskets…so I made my own! These nesting baskets can be made in any color/colors you[Read more]

Crochet Hot Pad Pattern *AND* Knit Hot Pad Pattern

Happy Friday! I am heading out today for a mountain getaway. Whatever you’re doing this weekend, I hope you have a wonderfully relaxing weekend! I have 2 patterns for you today – one knit, and one crochet. *This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on them and buy the product through that link, they’ll send me a little check as a thank you, and I’ll get to keep buying yarn, making the things, and sharing them with you.*[Read more]

Shelly Cowl Crochet Pattern

*This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on them and buy the product through that link, they’ll send me a little check as a thank you, and I’ll get to keep buying yarn, making the things, and sharing them with you.* I’ve written my VERY FIRST crochet pattern! I love the shell stitch, and it’s REALLY easy to do. The thing I love about this pattern is that it’s SO EASY to customize to any size you want.[Read more]