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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: 2021 will be the last year for this website. We've been here for over 21 years! This site will cease to exist in early September, OR I may just remove it before that time.
My free patterns will remain on the Crochet And Knitting Blog. The complete instructions are posted with some patterns while others have the partial instructions with a link back to the pattern here. I'll try to get all the patterns updated with complete instructions on the blog, however if I don't get around to it, you can message me from the blog on the pattern you would like to have the instructions for and I will add it for you.
Thank you to all the crafters who visited this site over the years!
If you enjoy crafts and hobbies, you will find a lot of resources here for crochet, knitting, sewing, quilting and more.
I have Free Patterns (designed by me), Pattern Search Help with tips on how to find patterns online.
Craft Articles, a list of Easy Patterns For Beginners. Craft Supplies, Crochet And Knitting Blog and much more.
Here are some places to order online and get everything you need to keep you busy during this time.
Leisure Arts has lots of craft supplies as well as great patterns and craft ideas.
Darn Good Yarn has a lot of yarns in wool, cotton, hemp, chiffon, silk and more. They also have patterns to buy as well as some free patterns.
You can get all your supplies on eBay too.
Herrschners - has everything you need for yarn crafts.
Mary Maxim - has yarns and crafts.
Check out my Free Patterns Page. These are my own designs.
Favourite Crochet & Knit Patterns! Some great patterns I've found online. A must see! There's some amazing stunning designs, and most of the patterns are free!
Visit the the Article Directory for great craft tips, crochet and knitting, seasonal crafts and more. "How To" articles, even some patterns and much more. Click Here To Visit The Article Directory.
Check out my latest free patterns. There are several dishcloth patterns, crocheted boot slippers, cabled boot slippers, basketweave boot slippers, quick warm mittens, FP dc slippers and a Hooded Infinity Scarf. You can get them and more on my Free Patterns Page.
I am in the process of re-doing the Pattern List on the Pattern Search page. Old links to remove and new ones to add, so please be patient as I do this maintenance. Sorry for any inconvenience! This list contains beautiful and interesting patterns that I have found online over the years.
I want to remind those who are looking for the Wedding Ring Bedspread pattern, it's in the Craft Books Section. It is a FREE E-Book that you can download called "20 Vintage Crochet Patterns".
My Crocheted Portraits. - Just for fun, I crocheted some portraits of real people. Below are John Lennon, Johnny Cash and Hank Williams, Sr.
I also did Elvis, Buddy Holly, John Fogerty and my son, Jamie.
Here's some info that I hope will help you with your crafts.
FREE Patterns! Visit my My Free Patterns page. You'll find my own crochet and knit designs.
I have added an illustration on how to crochet the heels for my socks patterns listed on my Free Patterns Page. Also, If you like to crochet socks, see my socks template. It's for making adjustments for different sized crocheted socks. It is based on my socks patterns that I have listed on my Free Patterns Page.
Craftsy, has some amazing patterns for crochet, knitting, embroidery, felting, jewelry, quilting, sewing and more.
They also have online classes such as an Online Crochet Class, and an Online Knitting Class and many more online classes for sewing, quilting, jewelry making, cake decorating and more.
Leisure Arts has lots of great patterns and craft ideas. They have the very popular Rainbow Crochet Pattern, Afghan, Jacket and Bootie Set ePattern
Save 20% off any Knook product at LeisureArts.com - The Knook is a family of specialized crochet hooks that make it easy to create true knitted fabric without worrying about dropping a stitch. Learning to knit is easy with the Knook with the step-by-step instructions. Great for beginners! One tool - a new & unique specialized bamboo crochet hook - replaces the traditional needles!
Darn Good Yarn is an online yarn store that is dedicated to supporting women’s economic empowerment, fair trade practices, and principles of environmental sustainability. They have yarn in wool, cotton, hemp, chiffon, silk and more. They also have patterns to buy as well as some free patterns.
Craft And Hobby Books - Books for Crochet, Knitting, Quilting, Cross Stitch, Scrapbooking, Beauty, Soapmaking, Gardening, Guitar, Cooking, Craft Business, Wedding, Soap, Candles, and more. Including a Free E-Book - 20 Vintage Crochet Patterns! This is Book that you can download right now. It contains patterns, such as a Crochet Work Bag, Dahlia Bedspread, Juanita Doll, Sunlight Hat, Wedding Ring Bedspread, Lacy Crochet Baby Set, Vintage Purse, and more!
See also the "Profitable Crafts" series, Proven techniques to help your craft sales soar.
Searching For Patterns? My Pattern Search Page has ideas on how to find patterns online. You can also find a lof of patterns, etc on eBay.