Double Thick Cotton Potholder

Double Thick Cotton Potholder – A double thick easy to make potholder, that is large enough to protect your hands and tables from those hot dishes, made in 100% cotton yarn it also has a pretty edge to compliment your decor.

Would be lovely as a gift for family and friends, it is a free crochet pattern written in USA and UK formats, scroll to the bottom of the post to get the pattern.

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Crochet Mediterranean Summer Wrap

Crochet Mediterranean Summer Wrap – This cotton wrap is worked in one piece and is ideal for draping or wrapping around the shoulders when the evenings go cooler.

Crocheted using hdc3tog stitch, this free crochet pattern is written in USA and UK formats, scroll down the page to get the instructions.

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Single Crochet Group Stitch

Single Crochet Group Stitch – Easy to crochet small textured stitch pattern, learn how to make it from my tutorial below.

Use for projects like dishcloths, potholders, washcloths or place mats etc. a lovely stitch which is written in both formats USA and UK, scroll down to get the format you want.

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Small Crochet Purse

Small Crochet Purse – This small purse is ideal for little one’s to put their small coins or their tiny knick knacks in, it is made in a half double crochet stitch with a pretty lacy flap and button to close.

To make for an adult you could add a material lining for extra strength and add more chains to the strap.

Get this free crochet pattern in USA and UK formats by scrolling down the page.

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Little Boxes Crochet Bookmark

Little Boxes Crochet Bookmark – No need to keep turning them page corners down, use this pretty bookmark to mark your place, it also makes a lovely handmade gift for friends and family.

This free crochet pattern is made in my staggered square stitch design and is written in both USA and UK formats, scroll down the page for both.

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Raised Textured Group Stitch

Raised Textured Group Stitch – Learn to crochet this raised group stitch, it gives a soft warm textured look and feel and is great for projects such as baby blankets afghans or throws etc.

This beautiful stitch is explained in USA and UK written instructions below, just scroll down the post to get the format you work with.

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Star Coffee Table Mat

Star Coffee Table Mat – Beautiful star shape mat, a retro shape that you can use on your coffee and occasional tables, you can also crochet it for your dressing and bedside tables.

The free crochet pattern is written in Both USA and UK formats and are listed below, scroll down to get them.

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Crochet Carnation Flower Applique

Crochet Carnation Flower Applique – Free crochet pattern for a pretty flower motif with leaves, use as a brooch, for a necklace etc. or to decorate your crochet projects.

Using basic crochet stitches this flower is easy and quick to make, I have used a light worsted #3 (Double Knitting for UK) yarn and a 4.00mm hook, if you would like to make it bigger, you can use thicker yarn and a larger hook size.

Both USA and UK formats are written below, scroll down to get them.

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Parquet Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Parquet Crochet Stitch Tutorial – Made in two rows this stitch design is quick and easy to learn, crocheted in a worsted #4 weight yarn or UK aran.

By using a thicker yarn you get a lovely thick feel to your work, ideal for throws, afghans or cuddly warm baby blankets.

The instructions below are written in USA and UK formats, scroll down the page to get them.

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