19 Ingenious Uses for DIY Doilies

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I love learning how to crochet charming and stunning crochet doily patterns. They easily add texture to surfaces all over your home and can really protect your more expensive wooden surfaces from the bumps and bruises of glass tchotchkes or knick knacks. The problem is too many doilies on too many surfaces starts too look […]

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Hook Ahead: 12 Crochet Cardigans You’ll Want This Fall

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While it might seem like it is too early to start thinking about your fall wardrobe, every crocheter knows that a quality crochet cardigan pattern can take some time to crochet. Since cardigan patterns to crochet can be extra complicated and are much larger than smaller fall accessories like crochet scarves or mittens, you want to […]

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6 Knitting and Crochet Techniques for Aging Hands

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As you age, your body changes. This is especially true for your vision, hands, and overall coordination, some of the most essential parts of knitting and crocheting. While you may have learned how to crochet years ago, the truth is that sometimes with age you have to relearn how to crochet or how to knit […]

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Seashore Solutions: 23 Crochet Tote Bag Patterns

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So, summer is almost officially here, but you have at least a month before it is actually beach season. The weather isn’t quite as warm as you need it to be to truly enjoy a warm and wonderful day in the sun, sand, and surf. At least, that’s the case for us here in Chicago. […]

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Your Top 10 Favorite Crochet Patterns of All Time

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Do you want the best of the best crochet patterns?  We thought so!  We looked back at ALL our crochet patterns from the beginning of FaveCrafts and assembled our list of The Top 10 Crochet Patterns of All Time!  With a little something for everyone, this collection gives you the most well-loved patterns all in […]

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20 Baby Blanket Patterns

20 Baby Blanket Patterns

You never know when it will happen: that time in your life when it seems like all of your friends are having babies. And while it may seem like that’s crazy and time is just flying, you can’t even focus on how scary it all is because you have to get your gifts ready for […]

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The Latest Trend in DIY Christmas Gifts You HAVE to See

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Are you familiar with the fun and quirky ugly Christmas sweaters that have been all the rage the last couple years? Well, there’s a new trend in DIY Christmas gifts you HAVE to see: Ugly Christmas Socks! This DIY gift idea is just as fun and unique as that homemade ugly Christmas sweater. What’s more, […]

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The BEST DIY Gift Ideas: Knit and Crochet Baby Patterns

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Looking for the best DIY gift ideas? The holidays will soon be upon us, so it’s time to start making all of your handmade gifts. These knit and crochet baby patterns are the perfect gift for the little one in your life. There’s love and care put into every stitch, so these baby patterns are […]

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‘Tis the Season to Crochet Christmas Ornaments: 12 Free Patterns

'Tis the Season to Crochet Christmas Ornaments: 12 Free Patterns

Ho Ho Ho! We’d love to receive any of these DIY Christmas ornaments in our stockings this year! Why? Homemade Christmas ornaments are so unique and each one is different from the rest. You’re guaranteed to have a unique, extra-special Christmas decoration when your own creativity is put into the mix. Let’s be honest, DIY […]

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