Butterfly Amigurumi – Free Crochet Pattern

These butterfly amigurumi are so fun to make and are perfect to get you excited about spring and summer!  I was inspired by some fun new yarn that I bought when I was on holidays recently and I thought the bright colors would be beautiful on some butterfly wings! You can’t really tell in the photos, unless you look really …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #6

Welcome to One More Row – the free crochet pattern link party!! I love the variety of patterns in the top 5 line up this week! It’s been fun seeing all of the cheerful spring patterns lately! Starting this party, you will now have a full month to visit and vote for your favorite patterns (and add your own patterns …

Zig Zag Zipper Bag – A Tapestry Crochet Pattern

These zig zag zipper tapestry crochet bags were so fun to make and are super handy for storing items! I love the different effects that you can create with tapestry crochet! Chevron stripes and fun colors are two things that I love, especially when combined together, so this is what inspired this design. The first bag I made was the …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #5

Welcome to the One More Row Link Party! It’s so exciting to see the top 5 patterns each party. I’ve been loving all of the springy patterns lately! Thank you so much to everyone who has been joining in on the One More Row Link Party week after week! Your clicks, pattern visits, links, and participation are what makes this …

12 Patterns for Spring – A Crochet Roundup

Has spring sprung where you are? Now that the snow has finally melted and we have longer, warmer days ahead, it’s fun to look at all of the spring and Easter themed crochet patterns out there! Below I have compiled a list of 12 free spring and Easter themed crochet patterns! With all of these super cute options, I hope …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #4

Thank you so much to everyone who has been joining in on the One More Row Link Party week after week! It’s so exciting to see all of the patterns shared each week as well as the support shown by visiting the links shared! I hope everyone is enjoying the fun, support, and new crochet patterns as much as we …

One More Row – Free Pattern Link Party #3

Thank you to everyone that submitted and visited links in One More Row Link Party #2. It is so exciting seeing all of the patterns shared each week as well as the support shown by visiting the links shared! I hope everyone is enjoying the fun of these link parties as much as we are! Here are the Top 5 …

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 …

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 was so much fun to make 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). …

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 …

Crochet Baby Bear Hat and Mittens

I made this baby set as part of a baby shower gift for my cousin who is expecting a baby girl soon! She loved it and was very excited to put her new baby in it! I’m hoping she will sent me a photo so I can add it to this post! This set worked up quite quickly and the …

Elf Amigurumi CAL – Part 3

Here we are at the third and final part of this crochet along! We are going to finish off this elf by making the hat and assembling the pieces. I love this stage of amigurumi projects. It’s so fun to see it all come together!  Remember to share your photos and progress in the Loops and Love Crochet Group on Facebook! We’d …