Toni Lipsey

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eBook : 9 patterns

The holidays and craft market season are upon us! Take the guesswork out of what to make, and pick from 9 beginner friendly and super fast patterns in the Crochet Essentials Pattern Collection

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Crochet: Cowl
Put DK weight mini skeins to good use in this fun crochet pattern! The Ginger Cowl uses 13 colorful and cohesive mini skeins for this playful bandana scarf. Made entirely in turned rows, each color transitions into the next using a meditative pattern repeat. You’ll be done before you know it, and itching to make another. Stash bust full skeins ...
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Learn Tunisian crochet while making this adorable baby blanket! The Mulberry Afghan is a simple, beginner-friendly Tunisian crochet baby afghan that gets its personality from the use of ombre yarn. Choose a high contrast accent for an instantly modern look. Pattern includes a step-by-step tutorial video.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Looking to learn Tunisian Crochet? Make this shawl! The Lamia Wrap starts with just 3 stitches on your hook and grows into a sea of textured, cozy stitches. The addition of a step-by-step tutorial video makes this project perfect for beginners. Dive into your stash for tonal or solid colored yarns to allow the textured stitches to shine. Add yo...
Crochet: Containers
What better place to stash handmade blankets than inside a handmade basket?! Use this chunky crochet basket to stash oversized gifts at the holidays, then repurpose it for stylish storage for the rest of the year. Have fun with different color combinations and sizes to fit every corner and counter in your home.
Crochet: Cardigan
When the weather dips, it’s time to layer up! The December Cardigan was designed as the perfect piece to dress up your comfy holiday gathering outfits. This sweater is a warm hug, featuring three distinct textures and beautiful lines of Tunisian knit stitches to draw the eye. If you’re heading out, slip the December Cardigan over a dress or tuc...
Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Cowl
Looking for a crochet pattern using mini skeins? You found it! The Juniper Cowl uses 10 different colored mini skeins of fingering weight yarn to create a unique and wearable accessory. Sport your cowl from fall to winter, even spring, and back again. Place your minis in fade order for a cascading effect, go for a random assortment, or use left...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Tunisian crochet lovers, rejoice! The Sylvie Shawl is a meditative study in simplicity, color, and fun. Two complementary colors dance in a series of calming stripes for the entirety of this wrap. Then, slip stitch columns are added to draw the eye to the playful tied tassel border. Work the Sylvie Shawl in muted neutrals for a sophisticated, c...
Crochet: Pullover
If you need the ideal companion for late fall bonfires, the Willow Sweater is the answer. This oversized cozy pullover features the linen stitch square for the front and linen stitch stripes for the back and sleeves. Alternate colors for a lively ripple effect. Or, go low contrast on your stripes for a more subdued and traditional sweater. Laye...
Crochet: Afghan block
A lovely Tunisian crochet square that looks a whole lot like knit! Two basic stitches combine for a rhythmic and relaxing crochet experience. Beginner-friendly and fun to make, the Crochet Chill Square is the breath of fresh air you’ve been looking for.
Crochet: Throw
There’s nothing quite like a great movie, your favorite spot on the couch, and a handmade blanket. Cuddle up with the Avon Throw Blanket for your next Netflix binge session. Playful puff stitches dot either end of the blanket, adding texture and visual interest. The body is a sea of single crochet stitches, allowing you to get into the groove o...
Crochet: Pullover
Headed to a concert, festival, or rave? Leave space in your summer wardrobe for the fun and flirty Camaro Crop Top.
Crochet: Cardigan
Every wardrobe deserves a chunky cardigan. Create a layered look for fall and winter with the Kima Cardi. The overall feel is comfy and cozy without being too heavy. The cardigan is constructed in simple pieces, then seamed together. The thick neckline ribbing and deep pockets are the finishing touches. Styled with ripped jeans, a pencil skirt,...
Crochet: Scarf, Beanie, Toque
Layering up never looked so good! The Marlo Hat and Scarf are the pieces you’ll reach for over and over. Whether it’s a brisk fall day or the deepest part of winter, this pom pom beanie and oversized rectangle scarf set bring on the warmth without sacrificing style.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Get lost in the meditative stitches of the Omar Wrap, a striking crochet triangle scarf made from color-changing cake yarn. Cool shades of black, white, and gray combine with subtle variations in texture for a scarf you’ll want to make again and again.
Crochet: Afghan block
This is block #8 for the 2021 Seasons Traveling Crochet Afghan. This square features a leaf motif worked into a background of single crochet stitches.
Crochet: Cardigan
Be ready for the pool party, girls’ night out, or Sunday service with the Cabana Cardi. This beginner-friendly cocoon cardigan features boho-inspired stitching and crochet accents to match any summer outfit. Wear your cardigan as a swim cover up or as an extra layer on cool summer nights.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
The Block Island Wrap is inspired by a weekend getaway to one of Rhode Island’s most scenic destinations. Wrap yourself in the drape and airiness of this lightweight wrap while strolling white sand beaches, touring the historic light houses, or enjoying a 5-star meal. The faux drop stitches, addictive mesh and endless texture of this oversized ...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Slip the Cadenza Wrap around your shoulders for an instant mood lift. Featuring 5 accent colors held together by a grounding neutral, this shawl begs to be the center of attention in your accessory wardrobe. The repeating pattern of the Tunisian crochet block stitch gives way to a subtle picot border, an intentionally feminine touch to the rock...
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Simple doesn’t have to be boring, especially when you make the Elmore Blanket. This Tunisian crochet stunner has a simple stitch body with a built-in honeycomb stitch border. Worked up in silky 100% bamboo yarn, this beautiful unisex blanket will surely help you win the baby shower.
Crochet: Brimmed Hat
The hat is worked in continuous rounds, marking the stitch of the first round and moving the marker up with each round. Features a firm (but not stiff) brim to wear straight or folded.
Crochet: Cowl
Chill out to the rhythmic vibe of the LoFi Cowl. Like the beat of your favorite instrumental hip hop song, this generous infinity scarf transports you to another time and place. The excitement of reaching the next color propels you forward, encouraging you to say “Just one more row”. Before you know it, you’ll be wrapped in your new favorite co...
Crochet: Sleeveless Top
Get ready for sun-kissed summer days when you slip on the Roxie Tank. Soft, subtle details and texture mean you’ll reach for this warm-weather staple year after year. Pair Roxie with high-waisted jeans or flowy long skits for instant style with minimum effort.
Crochet: Throw
Get lost in the meditative stitches of the Saltwater Afghan, a lightweight beginner-friendly blanket made from Pima cotton-blend yarn. 7 vibrant colors combine with the addictive clawfoot stitch for an afghan that you can tote to the beach, baseball game, or just to your cozy couch.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Throw
The old is new again! The Mocha Ripple Afghan is a fresh take on the classic crochet ripple stitch pattern using Lion Brand Skein Tones yarn. 8 colors from the collection are meticulously placed for the perfect fade from deep to light. Multiple repeats give the look of shifting sands and bring a bold vintage flair to your home décor.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Rekindle your romance with crochet while making the Elysian Wrap. Defined as “relating to heaven or paradise”, the Elysian Wrap transports you back to the day you fell in love with the crochet’s easy stitches and effortless texture. Pair this pattern with a luscious alpaca and wool blend yarn for a shawl you’ll want to make again and again.
Crochet: Containers
Get yourself organized with the practical and cozy Jessie Stash Basket. These large rectangular baskets are made by holding two strands of super bulky yarn together with a 9mm hook. Alternate the waistcoat stitch and single crochet in the back loop for an unexpectedly beautiful texture. Bet you can’t make just one!
Crochet: Scarf, Beanie, Toque
Set off on your next adventure with this playful pair. The Mesa Hat and Scarf bring the color without all the fuss by using self-striping single-ply yarn. When paired with a lightly heathered neutral color, the overall finish looks way more complicated than the actual stitches are. This matching hat and scarf set is easy to customize and perfec...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
When winter winds and heavy snow threaten your cold-weather plans, wrap yourself in the warmth of Entrelac And Key. Dozens of little squares are stitched with an easier-than-it-looks technique to become an undeniably chic oversized wrap. And the best part is, you don’t need a Tunisian crochet hook to make it!
Crochet: Scarf
Let yourself get carried away by a blend of airiness and texture in the Wildbird Shawl. Breeze through sections of comforting stitches and lightweight mesh to reach a sea of subtle bobbles. All the while, indulge in the opulence of silk, mohair, and merino wool. After all of that satisfying stitching, wrap yourself in what will easily become yo...
Crochet: Pullover
Bring that oh-so-cozy feeling to your winter wardrobe with the Mellow Tunic. This slightly oversized pullover sweater is a must for chilly winter days. The thicker Tunisian knit stitch keeps the warmth in while mimicking traditional knit stitches. Go for the modern color block, or keep it classic and work your project up in one color.
Crochet: Washcloth / Dishcloth, Towel
Relax into a bit of mindful crochet when you make the Merci Cloth. This one pattern includes instructions to make a washcloth and towel with the Tunisian crochet smock stitch, a decidedly unique and beautiful stitch. The pattern is easy enough for beginners and includes a tutorial video to help to master the Smock Stitch. Make plenty of Merci C...
Crochet: Scarf
Immerse yourself in the mystery of a mini skein advent calendar when you take on the AdventUrous Scarf! Stripes upon stripes of Tunisian crochet stitches make up the body of this scarf. As you reveal each new day of yarn, add it to your scarf, striping it with the day before. Get lost in the magic of colors melding together and turn out a beaut...
Crochet: Scarf
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Crochet: Cardigan
Add a touch of luxury to your casual outfits when you crochet the Muna Cardi. This Tunisian crochet cropped cardigan adds a feminine flair to the classic t-shirt and jeans. A sea of Tunisian simple stitches is bordered by the delicate honeycomb stitch on the body, cuffs, and pockets. Perfect for beginners, this pattern features basic Tunisian c...
Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Throw
Ever wanted to learn Tunisian crochet? Here’s your chance to master 20 amazing stitches and techniques! The Tunisian Holiday Sampler is a holiday-inspired throw blanket that combines 20 unique squares into a throw that you’ll reach for all year long. Try classic and specialty stitches, colorwork, textured stitches, and even cables. Each pattern...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Relax into the rhythm of crochet when you make the Hayride Triangle Scarf. Every closet needs a classic triangle shawl (or 5!). For this one, solid and mesh sections dance around one another, lending airiness and structure to the body of the shawl. A contrasting border of 2x2 crochet ribbing gives this shawl personality. The piece is finished w...
Crochet: Afghan block
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Crochet: Drawstring Bag
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Explore the sophisticated side of crochet when you make the Monti Wrap. Two strands of laceweight yarn - one mohair, one silk blend - are held together to create a gorgeous rectangular wrap. Inspired by the everyday beach towel, the Monti Wrap envelops you in cloudlike lightness and comfort.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Let the rhythmic stitches of the Getaway Shawl transport you to the island vacation of your dreams. Basic Tunisian crochet stitches and gentle shaping result in a lightweight wrap that’s perfect for every season.
Crochet: Coaster
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
Hexis In Springtime is inspired by my infatuation of crochet motif blankets. Put love in every hexagon, diamond, and triangle when you crochet this pattern.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Yes, your eyes are deceiving you. It’s not knit - it’s Tunisian crochet! The Loveland Shawl lets crocheters explore different techniques and stitches in this indulgent pattern. A sea of knit stitches empties into the most beautiful mesh pattern and finishes with a lightly textured border. This squishy shawl will easily become a favorite in your...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Get ready to explore uncharted depths of color when you crochet the Easton Shawl! This crochet scarf takes you on a journey through three shades in the same color family to make an asymmetrical triangle. Then we’ll turn the shawl on its head by adding an architectural border, infusing definition into the wrap while also changing the crochet dir...
Crochet: Pullover
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Crochet: Pullover
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This ain’t your granny’s granny stripe, honey! The Valentino Wrap elevates the traditional crochet stitch by working in different directions and evolving through a gentle color story. The result is a large, but manageable rectangle wrap that’s engaging for beginner crocheters and relaxing for those more experienced.
Crochet: Throw
Snuggle under the gentle, geometric pattern of the Bradley Afghan. Three colors of bulky weight yarn are combined in this chevron moss stitch blanket pattern to help point the way to a cozy Netflix binge session. Grab your favorite snack and curl up under your new favorite afghan.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Hey crocheters! Need a pattern for your holiday advent yarn? Or do you need to use up those yarn mini skeins you’ve been collecting (wink wink) for years? Or perhaps you want to use up small balls of stash in a meaningful project? The Fairbanks Shawl is for you!
Crochet: Purse / Handbag
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Crochet: Scarf
Dip your toes into the wonderful world of mohair yarn when you crochet the Skyward Kerchief. Crocheted using one strand of mohair held double with a strand of fingering weight yarn, this long, triangle scarf becomes the perfect lightweight accessory. It will keep you warm all winter AND help you clear out that pretty yarn stash (so you can fill...
Crochet: Decorative - Other
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Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Vest
Layer any winter outfit in opulence when you wear the Mika Vest, a sleeveless faux fur vest with ribbon belt, generous hood, and cozy pockets. Designed to be slightly oversized with gentle arm shaping for a comfortable fit. Layer your new vest over thin turtle necks or cable sweaters for an instant festive flair.
Crochet: Earwarmers
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Crochet: Cardigan
You’ll be the definition of casual chic when you slip into the ultra-cozy Dina Cardi, an oversized color-blocked crochet cardigan with long, cuffed sleeves. This simple, open front sweater is the perfect piece for crocheters that want to try their first garment. It’s long enough to wear as a light jacket, and includes hidden pockets for things ...
Crochet: Throw
Step far out of your comfort zone and get lost in color while making the Good Vibes Throw. I pulled together colors I never thought I’d use and crocheted this fun and funky lap blanket. It uses a simple but striking stitch pattern to really let the color shine. Create your own mood by building a color palette that is uniquely you.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Fast, fun, and beginner-friendly, the Barclay Beanie is everything you want in a winter hat. This hat is made bottom-up, starting with a snug brim, then introducing post stitches for stretch and texture. Slight shaping at the crown makes this hat fit perfectly. Top with a faux fur pom pom and you’re ready to brave the fall chill.
Crochet: Cardigan
Let the coziness begin when you slip on the French Press Cardi, a casual, open-front crochet cardigan. This is a great reason to treat yourself with beautiful hand-dyed yarn in your favorite color. Make yours with the same yarn from Mondata Crochet or try one of these suggestions:
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Bring the flowers to any party when you wear the Garden Party shawl, a floral-inspired crochet triangle scarf. Constructed top-down, a sea of colorful fan stitches contrasts perfectly with bold stripes. The shawl is finished with a textured ribbed border.
Crochet: Cowl
If you’ve been daydreaming about the joys of autumn, then the Mulled Cider Cowl is for you! Made from gradient yarn with a simple Tunisian crochet stitch pattern, this is the perfect project to take along with you while pumpkin picking (or just sipping a PSL, if we’re being honest!). Small details like ribbing along the neckline and a split hem...
Crochet: Tote
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Crochet: Sleeveless Top
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Easy doesn’t have to be boring. The Josie Shawl uses a simple 2-row repeat and the classic granny stitch to create a gorgeous shawl. It’s a great confidence booster for beginners and can also be a nice, mindful project for more advanced crocheters.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Scarf
Hatching by Toni Lipsey is the Seattle Yarn crochet pattern for the 2019 Puget Sound LYS Tour. It is a lightweight, rectangular kerchief, worked on the bias, with lace detailing. Perfect for Spring!
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
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Crochet: Cardigan
Transport yourself to the island vacation you’ve been dreaming of when you slip on the Sandbar Cardi. Designed in lightweight mercerized cotton for an airy feel, this beginner-friendly crochet cardigan transitions from lazy days by the pool to warm breezes on the boardwalk.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Melting snow doesn’t mean the end of beanie season! Make the Flower Child beanie, a lightweight slouchy crochet hat. Worked flat then seamed, this is the ultimate beginner-friendly beanie. And the best part?! It’s sized for the entire family, from size Newborn to Adult!
Crochet: Earwarmers
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Crochet: Poncho
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Crochet: Cowl
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
About the Ada Shawl
Crochet: Cardigan
About the Crush On You Cardi
Crochet: Cardigan
About the Veronica Cocoon Cardi
Crochet: Earwarmers
About the Bailey Ear Warmer
Crochet: Cardigan
About the Sweater Weather Cardi
Crochet: Cardigan
About the Patchwork Cardi
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
About the Coles River Kerchief
Crochet: Market bag (slouchy)
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Crochet: Sleeveless Top
About the Rebel Cami
Crochet: Scarf
About the Sand Castle Tassel Scarf
Crochet: Tote
About the Beech Stuff Tote Bag
Crochet: Sleeveless Top
About the Lemonade Top
Crochet: Cardigan
About the Sophia Cardi
Crochet: Tee
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
About the Sweet Gingham Blanket
Crochet: Baby Blanket
About the Sweet Stripes Blanket
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
About the Serenity Shawl
Crochet: Scarf, Beanie, Toque
About the Final Flurries Pattern Set
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
About the Adore Shawl
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
An asymmetric shawl to fulfill your crochet fade dreams!
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
A bottom-up mesh shawl, perfect for a spring stroll
Crochet: Throw
The perfect throw blanket to snuggle with your sweetie while watching an entire series on Netflix. #judgementfreezone
Crochet: Cardigan
Stay warm without overheating in this easy-to-make cozy cover up sweater
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Quick, easy, and slouchy. What more could you ask for from the perfect puff stitch beanie??!!
Crochet: Cardigan
You have no more excuses - it’s finally time to make your first crocheted sweater!
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Pattern includes step-by-step instructions to create a smocked-look square pillow in Tunisian crochet. Includes a photo tutorial and links to video tutorials for Tunisian crochet basics and the pattern stitch.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
For the impatient crocheter, the Park City beanie works up quickly. Simple cables and an interesting brim technique make this a great next step for those looking to challenge their skills.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Pattern includes recipe-style instructions for creating this silky soft oversized shawl.
Crochet: Vest
Pattern includes recipe-style instructions for creating this flowy cotton vest.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Chunky Earflap Hat || CYPRESS BEANIE || Crochet Pattern
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
About the Treant Pom Beanie
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is a tutorial for the chunky, textured Hedwig Beanie, a must of cold temps. The PDF tutorial you receive combines basic crochet stitches with fun techniques to create the perfect beanie to gift or keep. SPECIAL NOTE: This hat is worked from the bottom up and easily adjustable to different sizes
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Now sizes for from Newborn-Adult!*
Crochet: Cowl
The Brazen Cowl PDF tutorial takes basic crochet stitches to the next level for those ready to try something new. An open lacework pattern is combined with hand dyed ombre yarn to create a scarf that is HIGH DRAMA. Although bulky weight yarn is used, the finished cowl is perfect for cool spring and summer nights.
Crochet: Cowl
About the Queen Cowl
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Now sized for the whole family, from Newborn to Adult!
Crochet: Animal Toy
This pattern is a tutorial for Owlbert, the adorable crochet owl. Owlbert is constructed using the Japanese art of amigurumi, which means knitted or crocheted stuffed doll. The PDF tutorial you receive combines basic crochet stitches with simple techniques to construct a fun friend to hang on a holiday tree, rear view mirror, or to keep you com...
Crochet: Cowl
About the Bubble Wrap Cowl
Crochet: Cowl
About the Holey Cowl
Crochet: Scarf
About the Level 4 Infinity Scarf
Crochet: Cowl
About the Level 4 Infinity Snood