Pattern Roundups

Valentine’s Day Projects to Crochet Free Patterns!

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase.   Are you trying to find St. Valentine’s Day inspiration this year?  Here is a pattern roundup of free crochet patterns that may inspire you!  What better way to show your love and appreciation for your special people than… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Projects to Crochet Free Patterns!

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Hearts Aflutter Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. This Hearts Aflutter Scarf crochet pattern is a little bit of what we all need in our lives — happy, cheerful and fun!  The scarf itself is made with a very simple v-stitch easy enough for the beginning crocheter!… Continue reading Hearts Aflutter Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Reviews

The Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs Book Review

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Are you looking for a crochet stitch dictionary?  Are you a pattern designer looking for new stitches to add to your designs?  This may be the book for you!  This book review is my honest unbiased opinion and I… Continue reading The Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs Book Review

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Bubble Gum Pop Hat Free Crochet Hat Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. I finally have the next installment of my free crochet Caron Cupcake hat pattern available!  I gotta say I love this pattern — so much fun and so much texture with so little effort! After my Just Peachy Hat… Continue reading Bubble Gum Pop Hat Free Crochet Hat Pattern

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Chains of Love Cowl Free Crochet Pattern featuring Caron Chunky Cakes

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Caron came out recently with their new Chunky Cakes and I just had to get it on my hook.  With Valentine’s Day coming up I knew a pink cowl made with one cake would be just the thing! This… Continue reading Chains of Love Cowl Free Crochet Pattern featuring Caron Chunky Cakes

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Crochet Pattern Roundup featuring Lion Brand Mandala Yarn

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Do you have any Lion Brand Mandala cakes waiting for a project?  Since I have been sharing my love of Lion Brand Mandala yarn with my own crochet designs I thought it would be great to gather other designer’s… Continue reading Crochet Pattern Roundup featuring Lion Brand Mandala Yarn

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Night On the Town Capelet Free Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. My love for Lion Brand’s Mandala yarn is well established but if you are unfamiliar with this yarn you can read more about it in my review here.  I have designed several patterns for my blog featuring this wonderful… Continue reading Night On the Town Capelet Free Crochet Pattern

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Brandywine Falls Vest Free Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Oh, how I love this pattern!  So much fun to make and Lion Brand Scarfie yarn — wonderful!  This is the first project I have made with this squishy soft yarn and I am in love!  When I first… Continue reading Brandywine Falls Vest Free Crochet Pattern

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Cozy Fireside Cardigan Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. This pattern came to be out of a desire to make a flattering and warm long sleeve cardigan using the block or modified granny stitch. I have used this stitch for both the Retro Duster Vest as well as the… Continue reading Cozy Fireside Cardigan Crochet Pattern

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Inside and Out Reversible Messy Bun Hat Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here is a pattern for a wonderfully textured messy bun crochet hat.  A previous pattern, the Just Peachy Hat made with the Caron Cupcakes, used a modified dropped double crochet stitch.  One of the happy outcomes of this pattern… Continue reading Inside and Out Reversible Messy Bun Hat Crochet Pattern

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Just Peachy Crochet Hat Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. I promised I would post a monthly pattern featuring the Caron Cupcakes after I did the Alpine Ridges Hat in October.  Sometimes I feel that time doesn’t just slip away — it runs away!  I can’t believe we are… Continue reading Just Peachy Crochet Hat Pattern

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Cute (and Free!) Christmas Crochet Pattern Roundup

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here we are at the week of Thanksgiving with Christmas just around the corner.  My house is beginning to look (and smell!) a lot like Thanksgiving!  I have started prepping and planning my dinner for hosting my family. One… Continue reading Cute (and Free!) Christmas Crochet Pattern Roundup

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Light Me Up Christmas Tree Hat Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Christmas is just around the corner and I just had to share this Christmas tree hat pattern….so cute!  I had a blast making this hat and couldn’t wait to show you how to make it. I envision this hat… Continue reading Light Me Up Christmas Tree Hat Crochet Pattern

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Within the Circles Scrubby Dishcloth Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. I thought I would take a break from all of those scarf and cowl patterns I have been working on over the last few weeks — Misty Morning Triangle Scarf, Be Weaving Cowl and Cascading Colors Cowl — and… Continue reading Within the Circles Scrubby Dishcloth Crochet Pattern

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Misty Morning Triangle Scarf Shawlette Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. I have been busy making a lot of different cowl patterns and thought it might be time to move into the triangle scarf arena.  My latest cowl the Cascading Colors Cowl was a kaleidoscope of color and a lot… Continue reading Misty Morning Triangle Scarf Shawlette Crochet Pattern

Week in Review

Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 10/15/2017

The last few weeks have been exciting and busy here at Nana’s Crafty Home!  A week ago my Sassy Autumn Cowl pattern was featured in the October Crafty Love Link Party hosted by Underground Crafter and Jessie at Home!  This was very exciting for me as my website is still a baby at two months… Continue reading Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 10/15/2017

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Cascading Colors Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. This pattern has a story I am sure many of you crocheters will be able to relate to.  When I first decided to start this blog and design crochet patterns this was actually the very first pattern I started… Continue reading Cascading Colors Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

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Alpine Ridges Crochet Hat Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Welcome to the first in a series of patterns I will doing in the Caron Cupcakes yarn.  Every month I will feature a new crochet pattern featuring a Caron Cupcake so be sure to check back for more! This… Continue reading Alpine Ridges Crochet Hat Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

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Be Weaving Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here is my free crochet pattern for a single crochet cowl with woven details.  Truly a “Wow!” piece. I saw a really lovely knit sweater with woven details and I thought, “Why can’t I make that in crochet?”  This… Continue reading Be Weaving Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

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Carry Me Away Crochet Tote Bag Free Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Oh, this bag! This may be my favorite pattern so far!  This pattern actually took shape in my mind while working on another pattern, the Knitty Pretty Reversible Cowl.  I love the faux knit stitch and thought this stitch would… Continue reading Carry Me Away Crochet Tote Bag Free Pattern

Week in Review

Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 09/24/2017

  Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home September 24, 2017 Another busy week here at Nana’s Crafty Home!  I have a new record of 4 posts this week!  I am trying to get into a pattern of working away from home, working at home, keeping my life and home together and still being crochet… Continue reading Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 09/24/2017

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Grapevine Crochet Lap Afghan Free Pattern with Fringe Video Tutorial

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. This free crochet pattern is for a lovely afghan made with the block stitch.  This blanket is fun to make and so pretty to look at!  The violet color of the yarn is so vibrant and a very deep… Continue reading Grapevine Crochet Lap Afghan Free Pattern with Fringe Video Tutorial

Tutorials

Add Fringe to Any Project Step by Step Photo and Video Tutorial

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. This tutorial is to help you add fringe to any project — crochet or knit, poncho, scarf, blanket or anything else begging for fringe!  If you would like to have the pattern for the afghan shown in the tutorial… Continue reading Add Fringe to Any Project Step by Step Photo and Video Tutorial

Week in Review

Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 09/17/2017

Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home September 17, 2017 It has been a busy week here at Nana’s Crafty Home!  Youngest grand baby had surgery on Friday and is doing well.  Consequently, life has been a little more hectic than normal.  Always so scary and nerve wracking any time the babies (no matter how… Continue reading Week in Review at Nana’s Crafty Home: 09/17/2017

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Aurora Skies Ribbed Crochet Baby Blanket Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here is a free pattern for a lovely baby blanket.  I love the ribbed crochet stitch as you can see with my earlier design the Sassy Autumn Cowl as well as the faux knit stitch of the Knitty Pretty Reversible… Continue reading Aurora Skies Ribbed Crochet Baby Blanket Free Pattern with Video Tutorials

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Knitty Pretty Reversible Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorial

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. My “Aunt” Dorothy taught me to crochet close to 40 years ago.  A wonderful woman who spent many a patient hour with me teaching me all she knew about crochet, knit and sewing.  Unfortunately, I didn’t quite “take” to… Continue reading Knitty Pretty Reversible Crochet Cowl Free Pattern with Video Tutorial

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Sassy Autumn Ribbed Cowl Free Crochet Pattern with Video Tutorials

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. August has been unusually cool here in Kansas which has been wonderful!  In fact, we have only had a few weeks this entire summer of really hot weather and have been blessed with cooler temperatures and lower humidity.  Since I… Continue reading Sassy Autumn Ribbed Cowl Free Crochet Pattern with Video Tutorials

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Boho Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern Kid Size Version

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here is the free crochet pattern for the kid version of my popular Boho Market Bag!  My granddaughter fell in love with my original version of this market bag. She loves it and I am sure there are other girls… Continue reading Boho Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern Kid Size Version

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Boho Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Here is my free crochet pattern for a Boho market bag!  Since I made my Duster Vest pattern and first used the Caron Cotton cakes I have become obsessed with them and couldn’t wait to design another pattern for… Continue reading Boho Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern

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Retro Duster Vest Free Crochet Pattern

This post contains affiliate links.  You can click on any yarn or material highlighted to purchase. Welcome to Nana’s Crafty Home! I am very excited to share this journey with you. I am a wife, mother, a Nana, an avid crocheter, a lover of yarns, baking, movies, board games, time with my very large family… Continue reading Retro Duster Vest Free Crochet Pattern