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    Tip: Use Granny Triangles to Make Bunting

    It’s easy and fun to make granny triangles, but what should you do with them? Granny triangle bunting is a terrific simple project choice. How to Make Granny Triangles into Crochet Bunting You can make crochet bunting in any yarn type or weight that you desire. An average option is to use worsted weight yarn and a size H crochet…

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    How to Crochet a Granny Triangle

    Hi, this is Kathryn from Crochet Concupiscence, here with a new crochet tutorial for you. This one will teach you how to take the basic granny square technique and use it to make a granny crochet triangle. There are several different options for how to crochet a granny triangle. My favorite is to crochet it in the round, like you…

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    How to Maintain Tension When Crocheting Tall Stitches

    If you know how to do a basic double or treble crochet stitch then you can use those skills to crochet taller and taller stitches. However, you may find that the taller you go, the floppier your stitches get. You need to make sure to maintain your tension while crocheting those big stitches. How to Maintain your Crochet Tension with Tall Stitches…

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    Free Crochet Washcloth Patterns

    I love little crochet projects.   The crochet washcloth patterns are one of the best things to try out when you are first starting to crochet.  They are smaller in size….and square.  You can practice keeping your edges straight (mine don’t always turn out that way!), a few new crochet stitches and you can play with a few fun yarns.…

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    Crochet Dish Scrubber Tutorial

    I saw a dish scrubber the other day that had little floppy bumps all over one side so it could scrub a little bit better than a flat surface.  After looking and thinking for a bit I decided to give the crochet hook and design a little bit of work and came up with this crochet dish scrubber. Now, when scrubbing…

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    Crochet Dishcloth Pattern

    One of my favorite things in my kitchen is my crochet dishcloth.  This thing works wonderful!  I have a few in the drawer and I am always finding really there isn’t enough of them around.  Of course this led me to make a few more and now share the crochet dishcloth pattern. If you are new to crochet, this is…

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    Crochet Cowl Pattern

    The weather around here has been so crazy. Warmer than usual but the evenings and mornings are pretty chilly. I have this thing for scarfs and cowls. This crochet cowl is really simple. You crochet in a circle and use an extra large needle so the stitches are big and kind of stretchy. You can decide on the size of the…

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    How to Read a Crochet Grid

    If you are just beginning crochet– the charts and patterns can be a bit tricky and overwhelming.  I really love using crochet patterns that show it in a diagram or crochet grid style.  They are easy to read once you understand a few of the terms. I find that I might have to read and reread a few of the…