Classic Gingham Crochet

Classic Gingham Crochet

Hi there, crocheters! My usual approach for this series of articles is to write about stitches, but today I would like to focus on something I would much rather call a technique. That’s because gingham crochet is not a stitch! It’s a way of creating color flow, which can be achieved in many different ways….

10 Best Ways to Join Crochet Squares
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10 Best Ways to Join Crochet Squares

If you are wondering how to join crochet squares, let me introduce you to these fantastic techniques! Whether you use crochet hook or tapestry needle to do this, there are foolproof ways to securely connect your crochet pieces together. Not only are they sturdy and reliable, but also beautiful! Sit back, relax and let’s dive…

Wattle Stitch Crochet Ideas

Wattle Stitch Crochet Ideas

Wattle stitch caught my eye when I was researching some other crochet techniques, because it’s simple, repetitive and very cute! Delicate texture it creates reminds me of little twigs, moss, or grass. Learn how to crochet this stitch with the help of free crochet patterns and tutorials, and get inspired with my selection of the most…

Celtic Weave Stitch Ideas

Celtic Weave Stitch Ideas

If you are a fan of texture, I’m sure you will love crochet celtic weave stitch! It’s one of the most decorative geometric stitches, but its beauty lays in the fact that it imitates woven fabric. It’s a perfect choice for many crochet projects, so whether you’re planning to design something by yourself, or recreate…

Bean Stitch and Elizabeth Stitch (Mini Bean Stitch) Crochet Ideas

Bean Stitch and Elizabeth Stitch (Mini Bean Stitch) Crochet Ideas

Welcome, crocheters – today’s post is all about bean stitch, which happens to have its mini sibling called elizabeth stitch, or mini bean stitch. I’ve decided to write about them both, because the way they’re done is almost identical. In this post you’ll learn the difference between the two, how they are made, and what…

Hugs and Kisses Blanket – The Most Beautiful Versions and Colorways

Hugs and Kisses Blanket – The Most Beautiful Versions and Colorways

Some projects are so popular, that we start to see them everywhere, and today’s hero is one of them! Hugs and Kisses Baby Blanket designed by Jeanne Steinhilber has won the hearts of crocheters all around the world with its simple, but lovely design. As you may already know, in my Recommendation Series I dissect…

Millstone Stitch Ideas

Millstone Stitch Ideas

Whether you are looking for a fun stitch to use in a baby blanket, or a new technique to play with, millstone stitch is the right choice. I love stitches that create unusual patterns, and today’s hero has it all – versatility, playfulness and unique look. To be frank, the name “millstone stitch” remains a…