Tag Archives: crochet hook

Change The Hook, Create A New Look


I’m kind of unique in some ways, or maybe it’s just a bad habit of mine… but I like to play with different yarns and hook sizes that is recommended in the pattern. In some elements, changing the hook size … Continue reading

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Crochet Blind Folded Verses Boucle


A viewer writes: “How does anyone use Boucle? I just can’t see my stitches!” Fun Fact: Boucle is pronounced as Boo-Clay. Until only a few years ago I would call this Bewsel. Don’t ask me why I thought the name … Continue reading

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Sizing Your Projects with The Tennessee Stitch


Has this happened to you? You’ve just finished a project.  Congrats and celebrations are in order!  YAY!!  You’ve put down your hook and you hold up your completed work.  Something doesn’t quite look right.  You look back at the pattern … Continue reading

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Favorite Pinterest Finds: Stitches!


Originally posted on HodgePodge Crochet:
Anyone who knows me, also knows I’m a total Pinterest junkie! Seriously, I can’t get enough of that place! So I’ve decided to take some of my absolute favorite finds, break them down into bite…

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Hand-Crochet Cowl Pattern & New Yarn by Red Heart Boutique


Introducing a brand new yarn that I haven’t seen in person yet. It’s called Dash and it’s by Red Heart Boutique. See all the Colours of this New Yarn. This yarn comes in a hank instead of a traditional yarn … Continue reading

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Crochet Tunic Pattern & Video Tutorial


All New Video Tutorial and Free Pattern to Follow. You can get the free pattern and matching video tutorial on my website, Crochet Tunic – The Crochet Crowd. This is really simple that the word simple doesn’t seem simple enough. … Continue reading

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