If there’s a new baby on the horizon for you or someone you love, then how about crocheting this adorable car seat cover? Grab the free pattern and use your imagination to create color combinations that are perfect for the little girl, or boy, in your life. This cover is so cute, I think it would be the hit of any baby shower.
Add something special to your next bridal gift by including this bride and groom set. These adorable amigurumi crocheted dolls are a special keepsake for any bride to be. Or, crochet these dolls out of different colors if you don’t want a wedding themed couple. These are too cute to pass up.
Meet Emily the giraffe. You can add this cutie to your family, crochet one to give as a gift, or how about donating one to give to a children’s hospital. Kids and adults alike will love this amigurumi giraffe. Pattern available here.
Now that the cold weather has hit, there’s no better project to knit or crochet than a cozy pair of fingerless gloves or mittens. These cute mitts not only keep your hands warm, but they are also a great accessory to any outfit.
I don’t know about you, but my hands are always freezing during the winter. Wearing something on my hands that lets me keep warm, but still lets me work with my hands is just what I need on a cold day. Here are a few of my favorite patterns.
Amigurumi figures are always fun to make, and the ones designed for Christmas are perfect to use for decorating your home, or to give as gifts. I love the selection of designs available these days. Here are just a few of the patterns that made my list for this year.
Crocheted Rudolph Amigurumi Ornament
If you’re like me and my family, the holiday season kicks into high gear once we watch Rudolph and Frosty. Those two are our favorite Christmas specials and really get us in the holiday spirit. So what better way to keep that spirit with you throughout the holiday than with an adorable Rudolph ornament. I think that kids would love having this cute guy hanging on their tree. Free pattern for Rudolph ornament
We all hear about Christmas spirit, but what if you could literally make your own? With these Crocheted holiday spirits you can do just that. I think that these little guys are too cute! Perfect to make into ornaments, table displays, or maybe even for holding a name tag for seating assignments for Christmas dinner. Spread Christmas cheer every where you go when you crochet these Christmas amigurumi creatures (free pattern).
Crocheted Mini Snowman
I said that I like Frosty, so of course you know that I had to include a snowman pattern. Crochet a whole bunch to create a snowman family, or to use as gift tags for gifts that you give this year. Free pattern for crochet mini snowman
This owl basket has to be one of my favorite crochet projects. I can think of so many ways to use this adorable basket. Place one in the bathroom to hold towels, or add one by the front door to hold winter hats, mittens and gloves. I really like it made with a natural colored yarn, but you certainly could make it in any color that complements your decor. Need a fun gift idea to crochet for Christmas? I think that this owl basket is something that anyone would enjoy!
The leaves are falling and with every passing day I think more and more about Christmas and the holidays ahead. I love this time of year and in just a few weeks I’ll start decorating the house to make it warm and festive. That gives me plenty of time to make some new Christmas decorations to put on display around the house.
Free pattern for Christmas garland with crochet berries and blooms. I really like this pattern because you can vary the colors that you use, which makes it perfect for any holiday season. Crochet one for Christmas and then make another one to celebrate the bright colors of spring and Easter.
Thanksgiving is coming, the chill is in the air. Soon the turkey will be in the oven and the house will be filled with the smells of the day. Whether you’re having a big family gathering, or dinner with a few friends, enjoy all that the holiday has to offer and celebrate good food, good friends and a festive atmosphere.
To me, decorating the house for Thanksgiving is such a fun part of the holiday. From deciding what type of table setting to arrange, to making a pretty wreath for the door, there are so many ways to decorate for Thanksgiving. Here are a few of my favorite Thanksgiving themed crafts and decorations to make for the holiday.
Do you like to have a bag for every season? This crocheted bag gives you the ability to decorate it for the holiday you choose. Check out the pattern and crochet a Thanksgiving bag or Christmas bag. You could also use the pattern for the turkey to create a stuffed turkey decoration. Lots of versatility with this pattern.
This free crochet pattern is perfect for Thanksgiving and is ideal to put on display by hanging on your front door. The pattern was designed by Debi Yorston as a bib to make Thanksgiving fun for kids, but this is an example of where you can take a pattern and turn it into something that fits your needs. In addition to making it as a hanging wall decoration, you could also turn it into a throw pillow, or stuffed turkey decoration to display on a shelf.
Grab your free copy of this cute turkey pattern and crochet one for Thanksgiving. Your family will love having this little fella visiting your home for the holiday. Gobble! Gobble!