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Free to Be Crafty: How to Make a Convertible Hat

This week’s free pattern is an adorable, practical, and easy convertible striped hat pattern, posted by AprilDraven. Tie the strings and it’s a cozy hat, untie them and it’s a cowl you can wear indoors or out! You will want to make one to go with every outfit! Thanks so much to AprilDraven for generously […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Make Tiny Crochet Apples

With Autumn coming fast it’s time for apples here in much of the Northern hemisphere. If you are in a seasonal mood, or just love apples, whip up a bushel of these tiny beauties to satisfy your craving. They look adorable as jewelry, in a basket, on a wreath, strung as a garland, scattered on […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Crochet Lime Earrings

If you are looking for a cute crochet project to work on while sipping a mojito (or limeade!) in the dwindling days of summer, look no further! These adorable little lime earrings from I eat art are just the thing! They would also make adorable pendants, or beads for a fruit cocktail bracelet! Thanks, I […]

Free to Be Crafty: Crochet Half-Shell Handbag

For our free pattern this week we have this lovely half shell bag from almondeyes121. This versatile pattern could be used to make a fun everyday bag or a glamorous evening bag, depending on the yarn choice. I just love the classic shape and feminine pattern, and the size is just right for the essentials. […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Make a Sea Turtle Soap Saver

This week’s free pattern comes to us courtesy of Myloveasdeep, who created this utterly adorable sea turtle soap saver. If you have never showered with a sea turtle you are going to want to after you see this sweet project! Thank you Myloveasdeep for taking the time to write up the pattern, and for sharing […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Crochet an Amigurumi Platypus

This adorable tiny platypus from beavisfreakis this week’s free pattern. Isn’t he sweet? Beavisfreak very kindly wrote out the pattern in her post, so you can crochet your own platypus, or even a platypus army! If you make one, be sure to share it, so we can all enjoy your work! Thanks, Beavisfreak, for your […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Crochet a Flower Brooch

This week on Free to Be Crafty we have a free pattern for a really pretty flower brooch, brought to you by warheart. These adorable brooches could be worn on a sweater, coat or tshirt, usd to embellish a bag, belt, or hairclip – the possibilities are endless! Thanks, warheart!!

Free to Be Crafty: How to Make a Knit Lobster Bib

Are you dying to break out your knitting needles, but can’t think of a good summer project? This adorable lobster bib by chris_wass may be just the project for you! It’s an adorable bib with an image of a lobster and would look adorable at a picnic or summer get-together with your little one. It’s […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Make a Daisy Afghan

Welcome to our first Free to Be Crafty, in which we share free patterns we love. This edition features an awesome Daisy Afghan, made by Sonnetbird! It’s a great use for scrap yarns, or you could make it in an unlimited number of color combinations, so it would look completely different each time! I think […]