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Crochet for Knitters – Tunisian Stripes Blanket --- beginner


Tunisian Crochet is sort of a cross between knitting and crochet. It’s really fun to work, and makes a very pretty fabric, perfect for cross stitching. Free pattern + links to four-part video tutorial.

Crochet for Knitters – Wavy Blanket --- advanced beginner


Free pattern + 3 part video tutorial. This pattern is easy to memorize and versatile – I give instructions in the video for how to make it any size, using any yarn and hook size.

Crochet for Knitters – Granny Ripple Blanket --- beginner


The Granny Ripple is a traditional stitch, that I have made especially friendly for knitters learning crochet, and new crocheters. This free pattern includes links to a five-part instructional video.

Ten Stitch Blanket --- advanced beginner


Click here to get your free copy of the pattern! This pattern is designed by Frankie (Rosemily on Ravelry). You can see her other designs here. To learn more about Frankie’s work with the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation and to donate, visit her website. Many thanks to Frankie for the great pattern! To see thousands […]

Crochet for Knitters – Rugged Ripples Blanket --- advanced beginner


Get your free copy of the pattern HERE. Many thanks to Stephanie Gage of Spinning Colors for allowing us to use her pattern in this tutorial. Be sure to visit her shop, Spinning Colors, where she sells hand-crafted yarns. She also has other patterns on Ravelry. Info on things you’ll see in this video: The […]

Crochet for Knitters – Granny Square Blanket --- advanced beginner


Traditional granny squares, free pattern + 4-part video tutorial.

Log Cabin Scrap Blanket --- beginner


Here’s how to turn your leftover bits of yarn into something beautiful and warm.

Free pattern + links to 6-part video tutorial.

Eyelet Baby Blanket --- intermediate


Size: 38″ x 38″
Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy Worsted
Needles: Size US 8

Pattern + links to 4 instructional videos

Cabled Baby Afghan --- intermediate


Size: 36″ x 36″
Yarn: Knit Picks Swish Bulky
Needles: Size US 9

Pattern + links to 3 instructional videos

Lone Star Baby Crib Blanket --- beginner


This pattern makes a proportionally-accurate Texas State Flag, which just happens to be proportionally-accurate for a crib blanket as well.

Size: 60” x 40”
Yarn: about 600 yards each in red, white, and blue
Hook: Tunisian crochet hook in size 10/J, or size to obtain gauge

Renee Baby Blanket --- advanced


A lovely combination of lace, warmth, and wash-ability.

• 8 skeins (400 grams) Dale of Norway Baby Ull (180 yards/165 meters per skein)
• Size US 3/3.25 mm needles (or size to obtain gauge)
• Stitch markers, Row counter, Tapestry needle
• Crochet hook, size E, F, or G (to attach fringe)