Alex DellAringa

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Crochet: Earwarmers
Practice your single crochet stitches with this super easy ear warmer! Perfect for beginners, this winter headband is worked in a flat rectangle and joined to create a twisted front detail. Thanks to the join, you won’t have to worry about wiggly newbie edges!
Crochet: Decorative - Other
Decorate your home for fall with three different sizes of Double Twist Pumpkins. This advanced beginner pattern utilizes the texture of twisted single crochets to create the pumpkin sections.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Using Caron One Pound yarn, crochet a bobble stripe blanket that’s bright, modern, and perfect for baby showers and birthdays. Snag the free pattern on the YSC blog or pick up the ad-free paid pattern, which also includes a stitch chart and a diagram to help visualize the stripe pattern.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
The Twisted Whims Hat is a little bit slouchy and features a ribbed, fold-up brim. It’s created using twisted single crochets and soft Whims Merino yarn. The pattern features a full video tutorial and is available for free on my blog, or as an ad-free PDF on Ravelry.
Crochet: Cardigan
The Window Pane Cardigan is an easy, breezy open cardigan that’s perfect for beginner garment crocheters, as well as experts. Crocheted from three rectangles, the Window Pane Cardigan has no shaping and no complicated stitches. The cardigan features a relaxed fit with lots of positive ease and is size-inclusive, fitting adults from sizes XXS - ...
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Crochet your own textured pillow using the loop stitch. The Loop Stitch Pillow pattern utilizes loop stitches for a fun, striped pillow. The pattern features a grey/white striped front and three buttons on the back so the cover can easily be removed for washing or to swap out with a different cover.
Crochet: Washcloth / Dishcloth
The Berry Cabled Dishcloth is a textured washcloth featuring vertical cables and a simple border. The pattern utilizes post stitches to create the cables/ribbing. It also includes a quick video tutorial for fpdc and a full pattern tutorial.
Crochet: Coaster
A crochet version of the popular fringed macrame coasters, the Boho Bobble Coasters are round, textured coasters with bohemian flair. The pattern utilizes bobble stitches and fringe for a fun, cotton coaster. Finished coasters measure 5 inches across without fringe, and 6 inches across with fringe.
Crochet: Coaster
The Boho Bobble Coasters are square, textured coasters with bohemian flair. The pattern utilizes bobble stitches and fringe for a fun, cotton coaster. Finished coasters measure 4.5 inches across without fringe, and 5.5 inches across with fringe.
Crochet: Throw
A gorgeous chunky crochet blanket, the Mystic Ripple Blanket works up quickly and easily using a repetitive, meditative pattern. This blanket is suitable for beginners as the chevron/ripple pattern is created using simple increases and decreases. There are no complicated stitches, just half-double and double crochets!
Crochet: Throw
Crochet a modern striped baby blanket using two strands of Lion Brand Pound of Love yarn (I chose “Denim” and “Oxford Grey”). This blanket pattern uses only double crochet and is perfect for beginners and experienced crocheters alike. You’ll love snuggling up with this stripey blanket!
Crochet: Throw
Crochet a chunky throw with braids and twisted cables. This crochet pattern uses two strands of Bernat Blanket yarn and a 25 mm hook to create a squishy, snuggly blanket that’s the perfect gift for a wedding or baby shower.
Crochet: Potholder
Crochet the Wagon Wheel potholder! It’s a double-sided cotton potholder that will bring some fresh farmhouse style to your kitchen.
Crochet: Cup / Mug
Brighten up your morning coffee and celebrate spring with a rainbow mug cozy, featuring an (optional) cloud applique.
Crochet: Cup / Mug
Crochet the world’s cutest bottle cozy and celebrate the world’s greatest beverage — beer! Free beer mug beer cozy pattern and photo-tutorial via YouShouldCraft.com
Crochet: Cup / Mug
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the cutest bottle cozy -- a leprechaun’s hat!
Crochet: Potholder
A brightly colored and beautifully textured potholder, featuring a bobble heart design! New pattern update (2/2019) includes a back layer.