Instructables: exploring - living - crochet http://www.instructables.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:57:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Crochet Espion http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Hedgehog Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Hedgehog-Cat-Toy/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:32:09 PDT
My Long Forgotten Shawl... http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Long-Forgotten-Shawl/
My Long Forgotten Shawl... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/N6TF/HU1RW38J/FIDN6TFHU1RW38J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/N6TF/HU1RW38J/FIDN6TFHU1RW38J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/N6TF/HU1RW38J/FIDN6TFHU1RW38J.SMALL.jpg jelenamitic77 I crocheted this shawl a long time ago, and discovered it recently at my parents' home. I thought it was worth sharing it :) I used my mother's old woolen sweater to crochet this shawl wrap - first I unraveled the sweater and then started crocheting following a pattern from a local magazine. The sh...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:31:12 PDT
A Lil' Crocheted Bunny (Easy!) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Lil-Crocheted-Bunny-Easy/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:39:34 PDT
Wide Crocheted Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wide-Crocheted-Bracelet/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:18:08 PDT
Beaded Anklet http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Anklet/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:34:03 PDT
Crochainmaille http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochainmaille/
Crochainmaille - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DH2B/HTVICFU9/FK4DH2BHTVICFU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DH2B/HTVICFU9/FK4DH2BHTVICFU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DH2B/HTVICFU9/FK4DH2BHTVICFU9.SMALL.jpg durango421 Crochainmaille is a combination of crochet and chainmaille. Can be used for either decorative or thermal applications. This instructable shows a simple euro 4 in 1 chain / single stitch crochet. Stuff needed 3/8 inch jump ringspliers5 mm crochet hookyarn Chainmaille Using pliers(or wha...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:59:44 PDT
Forgotten woolen shawl http://www.instructables.com/id/Forgotten-woolen-shawl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SMALL.jpg jelenamitic77 I crocheted this shawl a long time ago, and discovered it recently at my parents' home. I thought it was worth sharing it :) I used my mother's old woolen sweater to crochet this shawl wrap - first I unraveled the sweater and then started crocheting following a pattern from a local magazine. The sh...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:53:20 PDT
Cute Little Spring Bunnies (Crochet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Little-Spring-Bunnies-Crochet/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 02:40:57 PDT
How to Finger Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finger-Crochet/
How to Finger Crochet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BQEZ/HTTMWNYD/FRWBQEZHTTMWNYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BQEZ/HTTMWNYD/FRWBQEZHTTMWNYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BQEZ/HTTMWNYD/FRWBQEZHTTMWNYD.SMALL.jpg amalkhan When working with a thicker yarn, you may want to try this technique of using your dominant hand's index finger as a crochet hook rather than an actual crochet hook. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to seamlessly utilize your good ol' pointy finger in creating chunky crochet stitches. Note: this ...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 23:24:15 PDT
Portable Crochet Hook Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Crochet-Hook-Case/
Portable Crochet Hook Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/HK6T/HSXOBSAW/FE9HK6THSXOBSAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/HK6T/HSXOBSAW/FE9HK6THSXOBSAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/HK6T/HSXOBSAW/FE9HK6THSXOBSAW.SMALL.jpg lakej I crochet a lot and I often run into to the problem of losing the hook I need.  I came up with this idea so I'd be able to keep track of all my crochet hooks easier and also so they would be more portable.  The problem with crochet hooks is that they are easily lost in yarn or bags when working from...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:47:15 PDT
Baby Pie Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Pie-Hat/
Baby Pie Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SMALL.jpg lakej A less messy way for a baby to wear their pie.  This hat has a hat crown diameter of 5 inches and a height of 7 inches. It should fit a baby around 5-6 months.  Stitches- double crochet, chain, bobble, slip stitch, joining colors Size hook- 5.50 mm  Yarn colors- red and light brown Other- scissors a...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:22:31 PDT
Crochet Shamrock Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Shamrock-Garland/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:48:24 PDT
Invisible begining in round crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-begining-in-round-crochet/
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:27:59 PDT
Bearded Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bearded-Hat/
Bearded Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SMALL.jpg lakej Winter may be coming to an end, but that doesn't mean the cold is.  This hat is a perfect idea for either men who have already shaved their beard they accumulated during the winter months and feel like they need a replacement, a funny gift for a friend,  or a hat for those cold spring days without h...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 21:37:12 PDT
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickly-Remove-Fabric-Pills/
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie A simple how-to for removing pills on your favorite sweater or piece of clothing with tools you already have at home. Clothes of all types, sizes, shapes, and fibers have pilled for all of time and will continue to pill into the future. While it's true that some sweaters or other woven garments tak...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:26:11 PST
Magic Circle Cast On http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Circle-Cast-On/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 17:17:27 PST
Mario Mushroom Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mushroom-Crochet/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 06:22:05 PST
Crochet Medals http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Medals/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:58:01 PST
Super Easy Ruffle Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Ruffle-Scarf/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:27:27 PST
Hard Slipper Soles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Slipper-Soles/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:50:00 PST
Crochet Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Roses/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:02:18 PST
Arrow Granny Square http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Granny-Square/
Arrow Granny Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/T4WE/HR9V9AHV/FAFT4WEHR9V9AHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/T4WE/HR9V9AHV/FAFT4WEHR9V9AHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/T4WE/HR9V9AHV/FAFT4WEHR9V9AHV.SMALL.jpg kayalishous This is the first in what I hope to be many granny square style designs. I love making granny squares because you can use whatever you have on hand. With projects like these it is more about the pattern than the materials you use so don't worry if yours is a little different. Use whatever you want t...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 06:15:21 PST
Crochet Valentines Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Valentines-Heart/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:10:46 PST
Sheet Yarn http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Yarn/
Sheet Yarn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/4IW7/HQV6IEQW/FW74IW7HQV6IEQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/4IW7/HQV6IEQW/FW74IW7HQV6IEQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/4IW7/HQV6IEQW/FW74IW7HQV6IEQW.SMALL.jpg Arrafel Recycle an old sheet into usable rag yarn - strips method Step 1: Cutting Your Sheet Cut sheet into roughly 2 inch strips. I used an old queen size jersey knit sheet. Step 2: Attaching the strips. 1. Cut a small slit in the end of two strips. I colored one end blue to make it easier to see. I...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 17:27:07 PST
Crochet Bow Necklace Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Bow-Necklace-Tutorial/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:10:46 PST
Crochet Dog Sweater from Old Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Dog-Sweater-from-Old-Socks/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 20:15:23 PST
Sweater for Mr. Turtle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweater-for-Mr-Turtle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SMALL.jpg shyanna05 I made this sweater for my little brother as a Christmas gift. It was a hit! I did not have a sewing machine at the time (I ended up getting one for Christmas), so I crocheted one instead. Without a pattern, and as a newbie to crochet, I expected this to be a difficult task. I just started it out li...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 14:43:37 PST
Basic Amigurumi Rabbit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Amigurumi-Rabbit/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 09:27:18 PST
Fillet Crochet Glasses Case From Cleaning Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Fillet-Crochet-Glasses-Case-From-Cleaning-Cloth/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 18:40:07 PST
Lacy Wire Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lacy-Wire-Bracelet/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:04:05 PST
Crochet Heart Money Locket http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Heart-Money-Locket/
Crochet Heart Money Locket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/7Q8C/HP0CRIXD/F1H7Q8CHP0CRIXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/7Q8C/HP0CRIXD/F1H7Q8CHP0CRIXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/7Q8C/HP0CRIXD/F1H7Q8CHP0CRIXD.SMALL.jpg heatherluvs Perfect place to stash your money when you're without a purse or wallet. What you'll need 2 different colors of yarn Crochet hook Tapestry needle Scissors Heart: Row 1 Ch 2,  SC 12 in 2nd ch from hook Join with sl st Row 2 Ch 2 1 DC in next 2 st DC 5 in next st skip next st sl st in next ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:07:45 PST
Crocheted Five-Swan Symphony Doily: A Perfect Holiday Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Five-Swan-Symphony-Doily-A-Perfect-Holid/
Crocheted Five-Swan Symphony Doily: A Perfect Holiday Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/2D6F/HOHYD7IH/F2S2D6FHOHYD7IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/2D6F/HOHYD7IH/F2S2D6FHOHYD7IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/2D6F/HOHYD7IH/F2S2D6FHOHYD7IH.SMALL.jpg antoniraj Crocheted Five-Swan Symphony Doily... we made it... Thanks to the pattern idea from this website... http://megan.cc/Swan/ I was searching for an idea for the Fiber Arts contest and stumbled upon the free pattern and instructions provided by the website for Swan Symphony Doilies. Based on the idea,...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 06:06:55 PST
Light-Up Christmas Tree Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Christmas-Tree-Hat/
Light-Up Christmas Tree Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AU4H/HOHYOQE3/F1VAU4HHOHYOQE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AU4H/HOHYOQE3/F1VAU4HHOHYOQE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AU4H/HOHYOQE3/F1VAU4HHOHYOQE3.SMALL.jpg Teisha Who hasn’t ever wanted to wear a lit-up Christmas tree on their head? It’s definitely an attention-getter and you’ll receive lots of comments at any holiday party you wear this hat to. So if you’d like to crochet your own light-up Christmas tree hat for yourself, a family member, or a close friend y...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 22:20:26 PST
The 'easy challenge' Chain Mail Snood http://www.instructables.com/id/The-easy-challenge-Chain-Mail-Snood/
The 'easy challenge' Chain Mail Snood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/4XHS/HOHYD5TR/FAC4XHSHOHYD5TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/4XHS/HOHYD5TR/FAC4XHSHOHYD5TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/4XHS/HOHYD5TR/FAC4XHSHOHYD5TR.SMALL.jpg Ponchos For Chickens I call this an ‘easy challenge’ because it only takes a few minutes to learn the skills to make the snood, but the project can (and will) be time consuming. Putting the 'chain' in chain mail We start by creating a long chain of stitches.  If you have never crocheted before, here’s a basic instruc...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 18:06:12 PST
Easy crochet bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crochet-bag/
Easy crochet bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/1ZSC/HOHYHZGS/FDA1ZSCHOHYHZGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/1ZSC/HOHYHZGS/FDA1ZSCHOHYHZGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/1ZSC/HOHYHZGS/FDA1ZSCHOHYHZGS.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bag is inspired by a bag I saw at my local craft story. When I got home I immediately searched my big crocheting hook and my t-shirt yarn and started crocheting! This project is really easy, if you have never crochet before this may just be that first time! Materials To make one bag you wil...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 05:47:01 PST
Crochet Tissue Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Pouch/
Crochet Tissue Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/EZ1S/HOHYMVI1/FJNEZ1SHOHYMVI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/EZ1S/HOHYMVI1/FJNEZ1SHOHYMVI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/EZ1S/HOHYMVI1/FJNEZ1SHOHYMVI1.SMALL.jpg 786Ayesha Crochet and knitting is some thing that I have been always wanting to learn.I found so many nice Ibles explaining for the biginners.I kept on viewing and watching the videos over and over again and tried  out for months,made so many mistakes and was so frustrating at the biginning and finally learnt...
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 12:54:19 PST
Crochet Mask and beanie http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Mask/
Crochet Mask and beanie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/TLXM/HOHYDIOD/FXUTLXMHOHYDIOD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/TLXM/HOHYDIOD/FXUTLXMHOHYDIOD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/TLXM/HOHYDIOD/FXUTLXMHOHYDIOD.SMALL.jpg MaguadaGear This mask and beanie I made for a 3yr old You and of course modify it by adding stitches to the mask and to the beanie. First part of mask -ch 23 and join in first ch to make a loop. ch 23 again and join in first ch again to make second loop. be sure not to twist. -HDC in first ch on first loop ...
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 12:03:16 PST
Red Riding Hood Hooded Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Ridding-Hood-Hooded-Scarf/
Red Riding Hood Hooded Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DL6X/HOHYI8SP/F96DL6XHOHYI8SP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DL6X/HOHYI8SP/F96DL6XHOHYI8SP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DL6X/HOHYI8SP/F96DL6XHOHYI8SP.SMALL.jpg MaguadaGear This is My version of a sweet and Simple Red Riding hood Hooded scarf. You will need to know how to do a slip stitch, chain, single crochet, double crochet, Front Post Double Crochet (FPdc), and a Back Post Double Crochet (BPdc). Shopping List I know the picture shows 2 skeins of yarn but I onl...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 23:58:20 PST
Mouse Mitten - a mitten for your mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Mitten-a-mitten-for-your-mouse/
Mouse Mitten - a mitten for your mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 As the cold weather comes, hands can get pretty cold even when you are warm at home. Staying in front of the computer for a long time is one of the activities that make hands colder, especially the one that you use the mouse with...I am sure this happened to all of you! Plus if your hands are cold m...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:53:04 PST
Crochet Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Christmas-Tree/
Crochet Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7CC7/HO7XQJD2/F3S7CC7HO7XQJD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7CC7/HO7XQJD2/F3S7CC7HO7XQJD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7CC7/HO7XQJD2/F3S7CC7HO7XQJD2.SMALL.jpg ChrysN In this instructable I will show you how to crochet a little Christmas tree, complete with a star tree topper and coloured lights.  The tree sits about 18 inches tall, great for a table top.  The branches are crocheted around bamboo skewers and has a wood dowel for a trunk so it is nice and sturdy. ...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:03:41 PST
Fuzzy Crochet Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuzzy-Crochet-Bags/
Fuzzy Crochet Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/VQFM/HO7XQESN/FC4VQFMHO7XQESN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/VQFM/HO7XQESN/FC4VQFMHO7XQESN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/VQFM/HO7XQESN/FC4VQFMHO7XQESN.SMALL.jpg loangb These fuzzy chalk bags are all constructed basically the same.  The instructions will detail  mostly the red elmo bag, but there will be short instructions for creating the detail on the other 3 at the end as well. These were created as chalk bags but I have added a zipper and long purse straps (in...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 18:24:32 PST
Doily Flap Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Doily-Flap-Pouch/
Doily Flap Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/NNVQ/HO7XGBGJ/FNFNNVQHO7XGBGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/NNVQ/HO7XGBGJ/FNFNNVQHO7XGBGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/NNVQ/HO7XGBGJ/FNFNNVQHO7XGBGJ.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy I've seen pictures of these around the internet, and I loved the idea of using a hole in the doily as part of the closure. I finally got around to making one for myself so here's how I did it. These would be perfect little presents for the holidays, and you could even use one of your grandmother's o...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 15:38:53 PST
Reindeer Napkin Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Reindeer-Napkin-Ring/
Reindeer Napkin Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MSE8/HO7XJTN1/FFHMSE8HO7XJTN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MSE8/HO7XJTN1/FFHMSE8HO7XJTN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MSE8/HO7XJTN1/FFHMSE8HO7XJTN1.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 In this Instructable I am going to show you how to make a cute napkin ring for your Christmas table :) Lately I've been making a lot of crocheted Christmas decorations for my Etsy shop. One of my favorite ones was a reindeer I made with a little pocket on its back. In the meantime, I was thinking a...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 10:15:40 PST
Carlitto's Hat/Scarf (I call it a Schat though lol XD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carlittos-HatScarf-I-call-it-a-Schat-though-lol-XD/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/11MA/HO7XFCST/F8711MAHO7XFCST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/11MA/HO7XFCST/F8711MAHO7XFCST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/11MA/HO7XFCST/F8711MAHO7XFCST.SMALL.jpg Kenpo4eva I learned this pattern from youtube's Mrs. Hectanooga1. a carlitto's pattern she made...I just put my own little touch to it...i changed the number of rounds and used front post and back post for the mixed colored area on the hat.
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 03:01:12 PST
Crocheted Candy Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Candy-Cane/
Crocheted Candy Cane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/U5NT/HO22Z7ZC/FXYU5NTHO22Z7ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/U5NT/HO22Z7ZC/FXYU5NTHO22Z7ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/U5NT/HO22Z7ZC/FXYU5NTHO22Z7ZC.SMALL.jpg indywave Happy holidays everyone! So the holidays are coming up and I wanted to share these fast,cute and easy candy canes and you can put them on you christmas tree hand them out as gifts and so on. Please leave a comment on what your going to use your candy canes for. What Y'all Need You will needSico...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 05:59:17 PST
Crocheted Blessing Gown http://www.instructables.com/id/Blessed/
Crocheted Blessing Gown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/EPL4/HO2374KA/FEZEPL4HO2374KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/EPL4/HO2374KA/FEZEPL4HO2374KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/EPL4/HO2374KA/FEZEPL4HO2374KA.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I made this gown for my daughter right before she was born. I knew I wanted to create her blessing dress, but imagined I would sew one for her. I had never crocheted any article of clothing like this before, but with a little ambition, patience, and handy YouTube tutorials, I found myself holding my...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 22:11:04 PST
Gym Gear Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Gym-Gear-Bag/
Gym Gear Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/ZL9Z/HO238W8N/FASZL9ZHO238W8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/ZL9Z/HO238W8N/FASZL9ZHO238W8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/ZL9Z/HO238W8N/FASZL9ZHO238W8N.SMALL.jpg loangb The drawstring bag I was using to hold my gear would get smelly after a while. I wanted a bag that would let my gym accessories breathe. I selected Nylon thread because it is sturdier than regular yarn. If you enjoy this instructables, please don't forget to vote. Also, let me know if I need to dra...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 17:44:55 PST
Soul Eater- Death the Kid Beanie http://www.instructables.com/id/Soul-Eater-Death-the-Kid-Beanie/
Soul Eater- Death the Kid Beanie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V3OI/HNKGH8R8/FJMV3OIHNKGH8R8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V3OI/HNKGH8R8/FJMV3OIHNKGH8R8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V3OI/HNKGH8R8/FJMV3OIHNKGH8R8.SMALL.jpg gwenif After watching Soul Eater and laughing at all of Death the Kid's rage fit, pity crys I just had to make this hat. For someone who loves symmetry Kid is asymmetrical himself with only three stripes on one side of his hair and not the other. (_ Soul Eater- Death the Kid Beanie I used this pattern ...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:27:36 PST
newborn blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/newborn-blanket/
newborn blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2J2R/HNSDZY22/F8O2J2RHNSDZY22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2J2R/HNSDZY22/F8O2J2RHNSDZY22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2J2R/HNSDZY22/F8O2J2RHNSDZY22.SMALL.jpg sara m. her is a blanket for your baby my size is 0-3 old baby (80*80 cm) you can add more units to make it larger till it be yours blanket bring 50 gm white cotton yarn, 30 gm pink cotton yarn, and your needle. -with white make 5ch and close them to form a circle -then make 3ch as a dc then 1 dc then 1 c...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:13:10 PST