crochet ideas

Post image for Tutorial: How to Add Pops of Color and Texture to your Crochet with Tulip

I was happy to participate recently in a project that allowed me to explore how to use Tulip Fabric Markers and Tulip Dimensional Mini 3 Packs Fabric Paint to enhance pieces of finished crochet with color and texture.


I’ve been noticing that there seems to be a trend towards combining crochet with needle-and-thread crafts including cross-stitch and embroidery.


Items I’ve Crocheted Recently

by Kathryn on July 19, 2013 · 6 comments

in My crochet work

Post image for Items I’ve Crocheted Recently

I’ve already shown you some of the crochet dishcloths I’ve made as well as the crochet items I upcycled into flowers for my window containers. Here I’m rounding up some of the other items I’ve crocheted recently. Hope you enjoy!


Post image for 20 More Pretty Examples of 1972 Retro Crochet

Here are 20 more crochet items that were featured in a 1972 issue of McCall’s Needlework & Craft Magazine


Post image for 20 Unique and Beautiful Free Crochet Dishcloth Patterns

I’ve been eyeing some of the most unique crochet cloth patterns online and wanted to share the twenty I think are must-see for anyone interested in following a crochet dishcloth pattern.


Many doilies put together can make an amazing dress. This post shows a roundup of some of the most eye-catching doily dresses from around the web.

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Post image for 15 Fun Project Ideas for Crocheters who Love Buttons

In these fifteen projects, we see crocheters celebrating buttons. They are an integral part to the crochet item if not actually the center stage of the piece. Beautiful stitch work and great buttons – what more could you ask for?