Tag Archives: crochet

Crochet Hat Patterns: crochet-hats

Hats and caps to crochet: hats with floppy brims, hats with rolled brims or hats with no brims.

Chemo Hats
Crocheted and knitted hats done by our Forum members.

Crocheted Brimmed “Straw” Hat
Crochet this wide brimmed hat with thick cotton yarns or even hemp.

Thick and Quick Chenille Scarf
This crochet scarf uses bulky weight Chenille yarn.

Crochet Doll Kits
Craftown Hats
Craftown has a nice selection of crochet hats: pompon hats, Amish, Ruffled and more.

Lion Brand Patterns
Hat patterns from Lion Brand yarns include floppy brims, rolled brims, hat & scarf sets.

Hats and Tams
A couple of free crochet patterns for roll-brimmed hats and tams.

Crochet Projects

Crochet Water Bottle
Crochet Hats
Filet Crochet
Crochet Edgings
Baby Crochet
Crochet Afghans
Crochet Accessories

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Crochet Edging Patterns: crochet-edging

Crochet Like Crazy
A scalloped edging to trim a tablecloth.

Pansies Flower Pots
A pattern to crochet pansy flower pots for the corner of a piece.

Linen Bun Warmer Edging
A filet crochet edging – this would make a lovely crochet border for handwoven linens.

Carnival Edging
A tutorial on how to crochet an edging onto a coffee warmer.

Skirt Edging
A crochet pattern for a skirt border.

Crochet Projects

Crochet Water Bottle
Crochet Hats
Filet Crochet
Crochet Edgings
Baby Crochet
Crochet Afghans
Crochet Accessories
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Easter Crochet Patterns: crochet-easter

Jelly Bean Duck
An Easter duck crocheted with 3 ply baby yarn.

Easter Candy Basket
Crochet this basket in cheery Easter colours.

Spring Crochet

Spring Coverup
Crochet this sweater for spring, with worsted weight yarn and single and double crochet.

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Easter Crafts and Patterns:

Easter Basketry

Easter Beadwork

Easter Knitting Patterns

Easter Crochet Patterns

Easter Cross Stitch & Needlework Patterns

Easter Clipart

Easter Weaving, Dyeing and Spinning Crafts

Natural Easter Egg Dyes
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Crochet Patterns

Crochet Water Bottle Bag

Crochet Patterns – Accessories


Crochet Patterns – Afghans and Blankets

Dr Who Crochet Doll
Crochet Doll Kits

Crochet Patterns – Bags

Crochet Patterns – Baby Items

Crochet Patterns – Filet Crochet Charts

Crochet Patterns – Edgings

Crochet Patterns – Hats

Crochet Patterns – Dolls and Toys

Holidays Crochet

Hallowe’en Crochet
Easter Crochet
St Patricks Day Crochet
Thanksgiving Crochet
Valentine Crochet
Christmas Crochet

Crochet Books: Beginner Crochet

The Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs: 500 Classic & Original Patterns
Showcases 500 crochet stitch designs—from traditional favorites to originals found nowhere else.
UK: Complete book of Crochet Stitch Designs

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet (Teach Yourself VISUALLY Consumer)
UK: Teach Yourself Visually Crochet

The Crochet Stitch Bible
UK: Crochet Stitch Bible

..more Crochet pattern books..
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Hemp

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Hemp, is making a comeback in Canada.
Hemp and Leno Lace
A project using hemp yarns, woven in leno and huck lace.

Hemp Rep Weave
A free weaving pattern for making rep weave placemats with hemp and cotton chenille.

Hemp Tea Towels
Hemp tea towels woven with natural and bleached hemp.
Twill and Tabby Towels
A weaving project for tea towels using cotton warp and hemp weft.

Visit to a Hemp Farm
I was fortunate to be able to visit one of the first hemp crops grown in Canada.

Hemp Tapestry Pillows

CryptoMeria: Time & Devotion Korean Women & The Sacred Hemp
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Bioregional Development Group – Hemp Textiles
Experimental growing of hemp for use as a textile fibre in the UK.

Canadian Hemp Corp
CHC is part of a consortium of hemp growers and manufacturers who are committed to promoting the education and use of this important textile resource.

Golden Troll
Hemp yarns and twine for weaving, macrame, jewellery making, knitting or crochet.

Hemp Active
Hemp Active is an Australian wholesale supplier of hemp yarns, fibres and fabrics.

Hemp in Cumbria
A history of flax and hemp in Cumbria.

Hempline
Hempline has 60/40 hemp/polyester and 40/40/20 hemp/wool/polyester blends or yarn suitable for upholstery weaving.

Hemp Textiles Int.
Hemp Textiles Int. is a wholesale supplier of hemp spinning fibres and yarns. They have recently developed a 50% hemp/50% wool blend of yarn.

Lanaknits
Lanaknits has some wonderful knitting kits using hemp yarns.

Paivatar

Hemp and cotton blend handwovens.

Hemp Traders
Hemp Traders provides the public with information pertaining to hemp textiles, including properties of hemp and wash and care instructions.

Louet
Louet has a selection of bast fibres for handspinning, water or dew-retted flax, ramie and Chinese hemp.

The Mannings
The Mannings has hemp in 2 ply: fine at 1200 ypp and medium at 2400 ypp.

Mendel’s Hemp
Mendel’s believes in the greatness of hemp and have a selection of hemp products including dyed yarns and twine.

Textiles from Hemp Fibers
The growing of hemp was legalized in Germany in 1996. This article explains the state of hemp textiles at the current time stating that “the weaving of hemp textiles still is more an art than a science.”

Textura Trading
Textura Trading has a light honey-coloured hemp imported from Europe.

Weaving Books: Handwoven Lace

Handwoven Laces
Hand weavers can use a loom to quickly produce lovely lacy fabrics.

A Joy Forever: Latvian Weaving
Historic Latvian household textiles along with contemporary projects.

Huck Lace
All about Huck lace weave structure.

Lace and Lacey Weaves
86 Lace & Lacey Weave projects.

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Crochet Hook Conversion: blcrochet

Convert Crochet Hook sizes in UK UK metric

US UK Metric
B1 14 2
B1 13 2.25
C2 12 2.75
D3 10 3.25
E4 9 3.5
F5 9 3.75
G6 8 4.25
H8 7 4.5
H8 6 5
I9 5 5.5
J10 4 6
10 1/4 3 6.5
K 10 1/2 2 7

Dr Who Crochet Doll
Crochet Doll Kits

Other Conversion Charts

Table of Setts

Crochet Hook Sizes
A table for conversion of crochet hook sizes: metric, US and UK.

Knitting Needles
A conversion table for UK, US and Metric knitting needles.

Reed Conversions
Table of metric and Imperial measurements for reed sizes.

Crochet Hooks

Susan Bates Silvalume Crochet Hook Set in Pouch Sizes F, G, H, I, J, K
Each gift set contains six crochet hooks in us sizes 3.75-mm, 4-mm, 5-mm, 5.5-mm, 6-mm and 6.5-mm

Boye Crochet Master Steel and Aluminum Crochet Hook Set
This set comes in a durable vinyl case zippered on three sides to lay open flat. Set contains one of each: steel: 00 (3.5mm), 0 (3.25mm), 1 (2.75mm), 2 (2.5mm), 3 (2.10mm), 4 (2.00mm), 5 (1.9mm), 6 (1.8mm), 7 (1.65mm), 8 (1.5mm), 9 (1.4mm), 10 (1.3mm), 11 (1.1mm), 12 (1.0mm), 13 (.85mm), and 14 (.75mm), and Aluminum: D-3 (3.25mm), E-4 (3.50mm), F-5 (3.75mm), G-6 (4.25mm), H-8 (5.0mm), I-9 (5.5mm), J-10 (6.0mm), K-10.5 (6.5mm). Case measures approximately 6 by 4 by 1 inch closed and is made of durable canvas.

Clover Takumi Getaway Soft Touch Crochet Hooks Gift Set, 8 Sizes
The set contains one Each of crochet hook sizes C, D, E, F, G, H, I, and J. Soft touch crochet hook is ergonomic and it’s perfect for long hours of crocheting. The case is stylish, portable and easy to carry

ThinkBamboo 15cm (6″) Bamboo Crochet Hooks – 11 sizes 3mm – 10mm, Carbonized Brown
Set of 6″ Bamboo Crochet Hooks, 11 sizes. 1 hook per size. Carbonized brown finish.
The following sizes are included: 3mm(US3), 3.5mm(US4), 4mm(US6), 4.5mm(US7), 5mm(US8), 5.5mm(US9), 6mm(US10), 6.5mm(US10.5), 8mm(US11), 9mm(US13), 10mm(US15)

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Handspun Yarns: handspun

Angora Scarf Project
Weave yourself an angora scarf with your handspun. This article also describes a core spinning technique.

Handspun Knitting Patterns
A collection of knitting patterns that would be suitable for your unique handspun yarns.

Paivatar Yarns
Handspun yarns: pure merino wool hand-dyed with natural and organic dyes and handknit sweaters made in the Sami tradition.

Five Bags Full
Karen Pfundtner is the proud recipient of 5 bags of llama. Lots of socks to spin and knit.

Knitting with Handspun
Some tips on knitting with your handspun yarns.

Kool-aid Mittens
Linda dyed some wool in kool-aid, then spun and Navajo-plied the yarn. This made some very vibrant mittens.

Romney & Blue Leicester
Stella spun some beautiful Romney dyed in colorful magenta and purples.

Handspun Silk Top
Do you have some handspun silk but don’t know what to do with it? Here is a summer top that I knitted using rainbow-dyed silk.

Variegated Handspun Socks
Do you have bits of fibre left over in your stash? Blend them together and knit up some socks.

Etsy
Look for some of my handspun yarn specials on Etsy.

Blue Heaven Dreams
Blue Heaven Dreams offers custom spinning services for your pet fur. It can be spun into yarn and woven or crocheted into a lasting keepsake.

Caroline’s Yarns
Caroline produces custom yarns from hand picked fleece for both knitters and weavers.

Family Handspun
Gigi Matthews likes to spin unique yarns with unusual fibres such as jute, flax, and soy as well as with eco friendly fibres like recycled denim, sari silk, and plastic bottles.

Horsedancer Designs
Yarns spun by a warm, cozy fire. Navajo plied, drop spindle, hand-dyed, Navajo Churro, wool, llama, mohair, silk, cotton or blends of silver and gold metallic.

ISeeSpots Farm
Mary Ellen’s handspun yarns feature fluffy angora and wool from Jacob sheep.

Marian’s Fiber Items
Marian’s Fiber specializes in blending llama with wool for their unique handspun yarns.

Merriwinds Farm
Merriwinds Farm raises Cheviots, Shetlands and angora bunnies, for your spinning pleasure.

The Mohair Connection
Mohair fleece, roving, yarns for weaving and handspun mohair for the knitter.

Oriental Carpet Pile Yarns
Handspun long staple wool Ghazni from the northwest frontier highlands of Pakistan.

Pam’s Yarn @ Hatchtown Farm
Beautiful, colourful handspun yarns can be ordered to your custom requirements.

Sugar Bush Hollow
Sugar Bush Hollow is a mother and daughter cottage industry that caters to all fiber enthusiasts. You can get Angora wool, Cormo fleece, and llama fiber or if you don’t spin yourself, they can spin it for you.

Handspinning Books

The Knitter’s Book of Wool: The Ultimate Guide to Understanding, Using, and Loving this Most Fabulous Fiber
The vast world of sheep and their wool into the language and context of knitting.
UK: Knitters Book of Wool

The Intentional Spinner
Offering a blend of technical knowledge, history, and easy-to-use tips, this inspiring collection of spinning wisdom deftly explores the three fundamental areas of yarn production: understanding fibers, managing yarn structure, and making yarns that precisely meet the spinner’s needs.
UK: Intentional Spinner

..more Handspinning books

Knitting with Handspun Yarns

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Family Fun Crafts: familyfun

Spears Loom
How to weave a small tapestry on a Spears childs loom.

Felt Necklace
How to make a felted necklace.

Felted Eggs
How to make felted Easter eggs.

Cardboard Box Loom Project
You don’t need expensive equipment to weave. A flat piece of cardboard or a cardboard box can easily turn into a loom that you can weave mug rugs, placemats or intricate tapestries on.

Coiled Wool Baskets
An easy basket to make from Fantti wool yarn using a coiled basket technique.

Fairy Tales
Fairy tales often feature weavers and spinners who possess powers of wisdom and ingenuity.

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Felted Placemat
Your kids will have fun making their own felt placemat. Here’s how.

Felting
Patterns, instructions, and other ideas for making your own felt projects.

Hand Spindles
Even the younger ones can learn to spin yarn using a drop spindle.

Kool-Aid Colours
Kool-Aid dyeing is an interesting way to add colour to yarn.

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
Have fun making dyes using foods found in your kitchen.

Papermaking
Instructions and projects for making your own handmade paper.

Paper Wall Hanging
Don’t throw out your gift wrap. Save it for weaving a wall hanging or a placemat.

Pop Goes the Weasel
What is this song about? Is it a spinning song?

Small Looms
Here is a collection of articles and places to find small looms for weaving with beads, making belts and other small items.

Trivia: Mad as a Hatter
What does “Mad as a Hatter” mean?

Weaving and Spinning Stories
Links to tales, poetry and stories about weaving and spinning.

Weaving Demonstration
I had the privilege to give a weaving demonstration to some children and let them try their hand at weaving at Mudchute Farm in central London.
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