Easter Crochet Cup Cozy set of free patterns

Easter Crochet Cup Cozy set of free patterns

Three Easter crochet cup cozy patterns are free crochet patterns by Nana's Crafty Home! These adorable cup cozy patterns make cute Easter gifts for friends and family! I have a little lamb, hatching baby chick and a cute little bunny cozy all free patterns. I so love...

Best Gifts For the Crocheter for 2023

Best Gifts For the Crocheter for 2023

This list of the best gifts for the crocheter is going to provide you with my very favorite products and my must-have items for every crocheter!  Perfect as a gift guide for a significant other or as a wish list for every crocheter!  These are a few of my...

Giveaway! Enter to win a mystery yarn stash!

Giveaway! Enter to win a mystery yarn stash!

Would you like to win some mystery yarn in my Mystery Yarn Giveaway? I am giving away yarn from my personal stash to a lucky someone! This yarn giveaway features some surprise skeins of yarn from my own personal yarn stash – gotta love free yarn! As a crochet pattern...

Join our Crochet Pattern Design Community!

Join our Crochet Pattern Design Community!

Would you like to have a guest post at Nana's Crafty Home? Are you a crochet pattern designer that would like to share your knowledge and creativity with Nana's vibrant community of crochet enthusiasts? We would love to invite you to contribute as a guest blogger on...

Crochet Pom Pom Border crochet pattern & tutorial

Crochet Pom Pom Border crochet pattern & tutorial

Learn how to add a crochet pom pom border with this complete photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! I just finished releasing a brand new crochet blanket pattern the Winter’s Night Rhapsody Blanket as a crochet a long and the pom pom border is the...

Crochet Fringe | How to Add Fringe to any Project!

Crochet Fringe | How to Add Fringe to any Project!

This crochet fringe tutorial will show you how to add fringe to any knit or crochet project including ponchos, scarves, blankets or really anything else begging for fringe! Fringe is a decorative element attached to the ends of scarves, shawls, garments, home decor or...

Easy Parquet Crochet Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Easy Parquet Crochet Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

The Parquet crochet Stitch is a free crochet stitch tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! The easy, beginner-friendly parquet crochet stitch is a simple two-row repeat that would be perfect for blankets and so much more. I will be releasing the Winter's Night Rhapsody...

Top Crochet Christmas Patterns Free

Top Crochet Christmas Patterns Free

Crochet Christmas Patterns free patterns by Nana's Crafty Home! I could design Christmas patterns all year round!  In fact, I will usually start designing new Christmas patterns for the next year right after Christmas is over.  So Christmas fun never really...

Interlocking Puff Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Interlocking Puff Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Interlocking Puff Crochet Stitch photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! The Interlocking Puff Crochet Stitch is a beautifully textured puff stitch pattern that creates a lovely fabric texture.  The puff stitches end up looking woven together creating a...

Crochet Spider Applique free crochet pattern

Crochet Spider Applique free crochet pattern

A quick and easy Crochet Spider Applique is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! I am working on a new design that will be released soon - the Black Cat Towel Topper - which incorporates a spider in the design.  I wanted an easy crochet spider pattern that...

Crab Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Crab Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Learn Crab Stitch Crochet with this complete photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! The Crab Stitch also known as the Reverse Single Crochet Stitch (rsc) is a stitch used frequently for decorative edging in crochet. Perfect for adding as your final touch to...

Crochet Reindeer Pattern free Hot Pad

Crochet Reindeer Pattern free Hot Pad

A Crochet Reindeer Pattern for a cute crochet reindeer hot pad by Nana's Crafty Home! This adorable crochet reindeer pattern works up quickly and easily - and makes a perfect addition to your kitchen holiday home decor. I had a cute sewn reindeer pot holder for...

C2C Crochet Rectangle Tutorial

C2C Crochet Rectangle Tutorial

Learn how to make C2C Crochet in a rectangle with this complete photo and video corner to corner (c2c) crochet tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! I design a lot of c2c crochet patterns and one of the questions I get asked the most is "How do I make a c2c crochet project...

Sunflower Crochet Patterns

Sunflower Crochet Patterns

Looking for the top sunflower crochet patterns at Nana's Crafty Home? Here is a list of my best free sunflower crochet patterns! If you love sunflowers as much as I do - you are in the right place! I have always loved sunflowers. They are such a bright and cheerful...

Annie’s Autumn 2021 Crochet! Magazine Issue

Annie’s Autumn 2021 Crochet! Magazine Issue

I was so excited to get my Annie's Autumn Crochet Magazine in the mail - my Autumn Rhapsody Blanket was featured on the cover! I was approached by the amazing people at Annie's last winter about my Autumn Rhapsody Blanket wondering if I would be interested in having...

Crochet Cactus Blanket free pattern

Crochet Cactus Blanket free pattern

A crochet C2C Cactus Blanket is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! The Southwest Desert Sun & Cactus crochet blanket is just gorgeous - so vibrant, bold and bright! You can just feel how hot that sun is can't you? Several years ago my husband and I went...

Crochet Placemat Sunflower Pattern

Crochet Placemat Sunflower Pattern

The Gingham Crochet Placemat Sunflower Pattern is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! A sunflower pattern to add a bright and cheerful touch to your dining room home decor. This tapestry crochet pattern is so gorgeous with a modern gingham plaid border and...

Curling Waves Crochet Border tutorial

Curling Waves Crochet Border tutorial

The Curling Waves Crochet Border is a crochet border with a unique ocean wave-like appearance. An easy two row stitch pattern with a lot of wow factor! I recently finished up my Sea Life C2C Blanket series - a set of 12 different sea themed C2C (corner to corner)...

Seashell Crochet Pattern free C2C Graph

Seashell Crochet Pattern free C2C Graph

The Clam Seashell Crochet pattern is a free c2c graph by Nana's Crafty Home! The Clam Seashell Crochet Pattern square is the twelfth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous eleven – the Fish C2C Square, Whale C2C...

Shell Crochet Pattern free C2C graph

Shell Crochet Pattern free C2C graph

The Shell Crochet Pattern is a free C2C (corner to corner) graph by Nana's Crafty Home! The Conch Shell Crochet Pattern square is the eleventh square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous ten – the Fish C2C Square, Whale C2C...

Crochet Jellyfish Pattern free C2C Graph

Crochet Jellyfish Pattern free C2C Graph

The Crochet Jellyfish Pattern is a free C2C (corner to corner) graph by Nana's Crafty Home! The Crochet Jellyfish Pattern square is the tenth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous nine – the Fish C2C Square, Whale C2C...

Mermaid Pattern free crochet c2c graph

Mermaid Pattern free crochet c2c graph

The Mermaid Pattern is a free crochet c2c graph by Nana's Crafty Home! The Mermaid Pattern square is the ninth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous eight – the Fish C2C Square, Whale C2C Square, Crab C2C...

Crochet Turtle Pattern free C2C Graph

Crochet Turtle Pattern free C2C Graph

The Crochet Turtle Crochet pattern is a free c2c (corner to corner) graph by Nana's Crafty Home! The Sea Turtle Crochet Pattern square is the eighth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous seven – the Fish C2C Square, Whale...

Crochet Stingray C2C free pattern

Crochet Stingray C2C free pattern

This crochet Stingray C2C square is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! The crochet Stingray square is the seventh square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous six – the Fish C2C Square, Whale C2C Square, Crab C2C...

Crochet Octopus free C2C graph pattern

Crochet Octopus free C2C graph pattern

This Crochet Octopus is a free c2c (corner to corner) graph and a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! The crochet Octopus square is the fifth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous four – the Fish C2C Square, Whale...

Crochet Seahorse free c2c graph pattern

Crochet Seahorse free c2c graph pattern

The Crochet Seahorse pattern is a free crochet pattern for a crochet seahorse c2c square by Nana's Crafty Home! The crochet Seahorse square is the fourth square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous three – the Fish C2C...

Crochet Crab Pattern free c2c graph

Crochet Crab Pattern free c2c graph

The Crochet Crab pattern is a free corner to corner (c2c) crochet square pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! The Crab C2C square is the third square in the Sea Life C2C Blanket series. You can also find the previous two - the Fish C2C Square and the Whale C2C Squares on...

Our Sweet Nina

Our Sweet Nina

This post is the most difficult I have had to write and the most personal. Our dear, sweet and beloved granddaughter, Julianna "Nina" was recently diagnosed with aggressive, non-operable brain cancer. There aren't words to describe how quickly our lives became a...

Crochet Whale Pattern free c2c graph

Crochet Whale Pattern free c2c graph

This crochet whale pattern is a free c2c (corner to corner) crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! The crochet whale pattern is the second square in my Sea Life C2C graph series. If you missed the first one - go check out the Fish C2C Square which is also a free...

Crochet Fish Pattern free c2c pattern

Crochet Fish Pattern free c2c pattern

A fish crochet pattern that is quick & easy with corner to corner (c2c) crochet! A free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home. One of our favorite things to do is go to the Omaha's Zoo in Omaha, Nebraska. The Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium is one of our very...

Crochet Viking Gnome Towel Topper

Crochet Viking Gnome Towel Topper

The Crochet Viking Gnome Towel Topper is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! Do you know a man that has everything? How about an adorable yet fierce crochet nordic viking gnome towel topper that they can add to their bbq grill or add to the wet bar in their...

Crochet Bag Pattern

Crochet Bag Pattern

This crochet bag pattern is easy and fun to make. A boho retro style with a unique twist on the granny crochet stitch!  A free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This crochet bag pattern works up quickly with the fun modern stacked granny stitch and...

C2C Crochet Scarf Tutorial

C2C Crochet Scarf Tutorial

A C2C Scarf Tutorial for a lacy corner to corner (c2c) crochet scarf pattern. The Lavender Garden C2C Scarf Tutorial will show you how to crochet this beginner friendly one cake crochet scarf! This C2C crochet scarf is so easy - really beginner friendly. Especially if...

Granny Stripe Crochet Blanket

Granny Stripe Crochet Blanket

A modern beginner friendly granny stripe crochet blanket and free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This free crochet granny block blanket pattern is for a lovely afghan made with the crochet block stitch.  This blanket is fun to make and so pretty to look at!...

Easy Crochet Baby Blanket

Easy Crochet Baby Blanket

This easy crochet baby blanket is a free crochet pattern for a beginner friendly & a beautifully textured unisex baby blanket.  Combining a textured stitch for the main body of the blanket using front and back post double crochets and a flat faux knit stitch for...

Bunny C2C Crochet Throw free crochet pattern

Bunny C2C Crochet Throw free crochet pattern

The Bunny C2C crochet blanket is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This cute and cuddly bunny c2c throw is so soft and squishy! The kiddos are going to love this blanket for Easter or any time of the year. I wanted to crochet a blanket for Easter for my...

Crochet Lamb Cup Basket free crochet pattern

Crochet Lamb Cup Basket free crochet pattern

The Lamb Cup is a free crochet pattern for an adorable miniature lamb basket by Nana's Crafty Home! I mentioned my love of all things lamb when I designed the Sheep Granny Square Blanket. And probably because I have always loved them, one of my (I mean my grandkid's...

Gnome Bunny Egg Cozy Free Crochet Pattern

Gnome Bunny Egg Cozy Free Crochet Pattern

The adorable Gnome Bunny Egg Cozy is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This Gnome Bunny Egg Cozy is so cute and is the perfect last minute make for Easter. Works up so quickly in scrap yarn - you'll be able to add at least one to everyone's basket this...

Offset V-Stitch Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Offset V-Stitch Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Learn how to crochet the Offset V-stitch with this complete photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! While designing the Bijou Asymmetrical Poncho, I wanted a light and lacy stitch for a lighter warmer weather option. I wanted an open stitch with a lot of drape...

24 Crochet Hats Book Review

24 Crochet Hats Book Review

I recently had the honor and pleasure of reviewing the book, "24 Crochet Hats" by Kristin Omdahl!* This book of 24 crochet hats has something for everyone! With interesting techniques and inclusive sizing for men, women, children & babies. *This post contains...

Flower Easter Basket Free Crochet Pattern

Flower Easter Basket Free Crochet Pattern

The Flower Easter Basket is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This cute little Easter basket is easy to make and is sure to be a hit with the littles this Easter! The basket works up quickly in bulky yarn with beginner friendly stitches - you only need to...

Spring Style Crochet Pattern Bundle Sale!

Spring Style Crochet Pattern Bundle Sale!

The Spring Style Crochet Pattern Bundle Sale and Blog Hop is almost here! Are you ready for some great news? I have teamed up with several pattern designers to provide the ultimate in Spring Style crochet patterns all in one crochet pattern bundle! There will be a...

How to Crochet Picot Crochet Stitch Tutorial

How to Crochet Picot Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Learn how to crochet the Picot Crochet Stitch with this complete photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home. The Picot Crochet Stitch is a great way to add a little bit of "extra" to a crochet project - a bump of texture that can add just the right finishing touch...

Textured Crochet Hat free pattern

Textured Crochet Hat free pattern

The Marjorie Hat is a textured stitch sampler crochet hat and a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! Once I completed the Marjorie Pocket Scarf I knew that these stitches would look fantastic in a hat and wanted to share that design with you as well. And I had...

How to Sew the Top of a Crochet or Knit Hat Closed

How to Sew the Top of a Crochet or Knit Hat Closed

Learn how to sew the top of a crochet or knit hat closed with this complete tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! Several of the free hat patterns I have on my blog are either worked from the bottom up or worked as flat rectangles which are folded, seamed and then sewn shut...

Infinity Scarf Crochet Pattern

Infinity Scarf Crochet Pattern

The Uptown Infinity Scarf crochet pattern is a crochet pattern for a brioche knit look infinity scarf by Nana's Crafty Home! 1. Uptown Infinity Scarf Originally seen in the Crochet for Me Bundle which is no longer available, I am now making this crochet pattern...

Crochet Bobble Headband or Cowl  Tutorial

Crochet Bobble Headband or Cowl Tutorial

Learn how to crochet a crochet bobble headband - the Bodacious Bobbles Headband with this complete video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! The Bodacious Bobbles Headband works up really quickly in super bulky yarn - just in time for Christmas! So much amazing texture...

Crochet Bobble Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Bobble Stitch Tutorial

Learn how to crochet the Bobble Crochet Stitch with this complete photo and video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! I love how textured this stitch is and you are only using single & double crochet stitches to create it! I have a brand new free crochet pattern...

Shabby Chic Fur Christmas Tree Yarn Craft Tutorial

Shabby Chic Fur Christmas Tree Yarn Craft Tutorial

Learn how to make a shabby chic faux fur Christmas Tree yarn craft for your holiday home decor with this tutorial! I have been seeing fancy tree displays all over the place this year and I knew this would be the perfect way to use up some of my fur yarn stash! And it...

Snow Globe Towel Topper Free Crochet Pattern

Snow Globe Towel Topper Free Crochet Pattern

This Snow Globe Towel Topper is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! I have been designing towel toppers over the last year that use a 3" ring crocheted inside so you can remove the towel for easy washing. This theme began with my Gnome Towel Topper which was...

Gnome Tissue Box Cover Free Crochet Pattern

Gnome Tissue Box Cover Free Crochet Pattern

The Gnome Tissue Box Cover is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! My Gnome Towel Topper crochet pattern was such a BIG hit last year I just knew I had to design another gnome pattern this year. And I think you are going to love this adorable Gnome Tissue Box...

Highland Twist Headband Free Crochet Video Tutorial

Highland Twist Headband Free Crochet Video Tutorial

A crochet headband video tutorial for the Highland Twist Headband which is a free crochet pattern at Nana's Crafty Home! Learn how to make this 30-minute bulky modern twist head band that has beautiful texture! Made with simple half double crochet stitches worked in...

Tunisian Crochet Ribbing Photo & Video Tutorial

Tunisian Crochet Ribbing Photo & Video Tutorial

Learn how to crochet Tunisian Crochet Ribbing with this complete tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! Tunisian Crochet Ribbing is created by combining the Tunisian Knit Stitch with the Tunisian Purl Stitch. The end result looks like standard knit ribbing! I will be showing...

Tunisian Crochet Purl Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Tunisian Crochet Purl Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Learn how to crochet the Tunisian Purl Stitch with this complete photo & video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! With my first Tunisian Crochet pattern releasing soon, I wanted to get some tutorials out so you can practice and learn before the pattern releases. And...

Tunisian Crochet Knit Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Tunisian Crochet Knit Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

Learn how to crochet the Tunisian Knit Stitch with this complete photo & video tutorial by Nana's Crafty Home! With my first Tunisian Crochet pattern releasing soon, I wanted to get some tutorials out so you can practice and learn before the pattern releases. And...

Granny Square Scarf free crochet pattern

Granny Square Scarf free crochet pattern

The Ferris Wheel Boho Granny Square Scarf is a free crochet pattern by Nana's Crafty Home! This granny square scarf is a match to the Ferris wheel Granny Square Hat which is also a free pattern on the blog. Featuring simple granny squares at the bottom edges of the...