Octopus Amigurumi

This is Oliver the Octopus! He’s a cute little octopus amigurumi that is quite quick and fun to make! This little amigurumi is another one of my ocean themed amigurumi projects. The collection includes a sea turtle, jellyfish, whale, and now an octopus! Oliver measures about 4-5 inches tall when finished, depending on how he is sitting (legs curved or …

Whale Amigurumi

Meet Bailey the Blue Whale! This little amigurumi whale is another one of my ocean themed crochet projects inspired by my vacation in Hawaii this winter! Bailey is the perfect cuddling size for small hands, measuring about 6 inches in length from head to tail, and 4 inches tall from bottom of body to top of spout!   For this …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #2

Thank you to everyone that submitted and visited links in One More Row Link Party #1! You helped make the launch of our brand new link party a huge success! It was so exciting to see all of the amazing patterns being shared! Here are the Top 5 Most Clicked Patterns from the last party! Be sure to check them …

Jellyfish Amigurumi

While vacationing on the Big Island of Hawaii this winter, I have been feeling inspired to work on some ocean themed crochet projects. This little jellyfish amigurumi is the first one and I love how it turned out! It is the perfect size for small hands, measuring about 6 inches (from top of head to bottom of tentacles). For this …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #1

Welcome to the ‘One More Row’ Crochet Link Party! One More Row is a free crochet pattern link party hosted here on Loops & Love Crochet and on Grace and Yarn! Every other TUESDAY we will be sharing the top 5 free crochet patterns from the previous link party! What is a Link Party? It’s a fun place to share …

Criss Cross Fingerless Gloves

After receiving some requests for fingerless gloves that match the rest of the patterns in my criss cross stitch series, they’re finally here! My ever-growing to-do list is a little daunting some days, but these gloves were very fun to work up, not to mention pretty fast too! The Criss Cross Fingerless Gloves have the same beautiful texture and stitch …

Crochet Heart Pillow

These Crochet Heart Pillows are fun to make and are so soft and squishy when they are finished.  Perfect for a fun throw pillow for a chair or bed, or for a little one to rest their head on while reading! This pattern includes instructions for two sizes of heart pillows. The smaller pillow measures 8” wide x 7.5”tall. The …

Crochet Valentine’s Day Countdown Calendar

The start of February is just less than 3 weeks away, but there is still lots of time to crochet this Valentine’s Day Countdown Calendar!  The heart background only takes a few days and the 14 pockets work up quite quickly as well! There are a few great ways to use this calendar to count down to Valentine’s Day. I …

Easy Crochet Hearts

Easy Crochet Hearts

These crochet hearts work up quickly and are fun to make! You can make them in any colors depending on the theme you’re going for or the time of year. I love adding heart appliques to my crochet patterns year round, but if you make them in red and pink, they are also perfect for Valentine’s Day! These hearts can …

10 Crochet Patterns to Inspire You This Year

Happy New Year! As we ring in the new year and make goals for 2019, I’ve been thinking a lot about the crochet projects and designs I want to tackle this year. I love crocheting all types of things, and there are so many new projects I want to try this year that I haven’t before. For example, I’d really …