Instructables: exploring - living - yarn - crochet - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 23:56:34 PST BLOX v1.01 Minion Hat W/ a Mouth That Zips http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Hat-W-a-Mouth-That-Zips/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 19:54:37 PDT
DIY Crochet Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Crochet-Phone-Case/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 23:40:54 PDT
Crochet Lego Baby Scarf (With Beginners Tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Lego-Baby-Scarf-With-Beginners-Tutorial/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 01:43:12 PDT
Infinite circles crochet bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-circles-crochet-bracelet/
Infinite circles crochet bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet consists of three circles that have been crochet together. I used the same principle as used for mobius weaving, but normally seven rings are joined this way by weaving it in each other once. For this bracelet, I wove the circles together three times. It's quite a simple project, but t...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:05:48 PDT
The Little Crochet Mermaid http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Little-Crochet-Mermaid/
The Little Crochet Mermaid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZKP2/HV9FVN3X/FDPZKP2HV9FVN3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZKP2/HV9FVN3X/FDPZKP2HV9FVN3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZKP2/HV9FVN3X/FDPZKP2HV9FVN3X.SMALL.jpg AlligatorCreator Have you ever wanted a palm-sized mermaid? Well, I'll show you how to crochet one here!Note that I designed this mermaid to be small enough to fit in your hand. If you want a larger mermaid, you will have to use a thicker yarn and a larger hook.Materials: (items used in this tutorial)- You will need...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 01:38:51 PDT
Crochet Espeon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
How to Finger Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finger-Crochet/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 23:24:15 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
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/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:26:11 PST
No-Knit Scarf (Super Fast! Super Easy!) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Knit-Scarf-Super-Fast-Super-Easy/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2009 13:32:00 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 Bow Necklace Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Bow-Necklace-Tutorial/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:10:46 PST
Easy crochet bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crochet-bag/
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 05:47:01 PST
Crochet Tissue Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Pouch/
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 12:54:19 PST
Red Riding Hood Hooded Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Ridding-Hood-Hooded-Scarf/
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 23:58:20 PST
Crochet Flower Wreath! http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Flower-Wreath/
Crochet Flower Wreath! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/DBBC/HN46IU4U/FVZDBBCHN46IU4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/DBBC/HN46IU4U/FVZDBBCHN46IU4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/DBBC/HN46IU4U/FVZDBBCHN46IU4U.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Make a gorgeous crocheted wreath! Supplies You'll need yarn and a crochet hook! I used the bon-bon package on the right...all 8 of those mini skeins to make my wreath. I also used a bright green ball of yarn...just for chain stitching. For the hook, I used a J. I'm not the expert at explaining...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 22:14:56 PDT
Fingerless crochet mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Fingerless-crochet-mittens/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 09:49:21 PDT
Crocheted Elephant Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Elephant-Mobile/
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:15:58 PDT
Farscape Moya Starship Crochet Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Farscape-Moya-Starship-Crochet-Pattern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/3PYI/HJKBZWSP/FLR3PYIHJKBZWSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/3PYI/HJKBZWSP/FLR3PYIHJKBZWSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/3PYI/HJKBZWSP/FLR3PYIHJKBZWSP.SMALL.jpg janawhitley You can crochet a soft-sculpture version of the spaceship/leviathan Moya from the sci-fi series, "Farscape." Moya is an organic starship, like Star Trek's Enterprise crossed with a sea creature. I am offering my pattern as a labor of love for the small, loyal fan base of the cancelled TV series. FO...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 06:17:23 PDT
Dress Hack: Crochet Bodice http://www.instructables.com/id/Dress-Hack-Crochet-Bodice/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 21:03:08 PDT
Crochet Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Bracelets/
Crochet Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/0PE3/HHS9RAFE/FWV0PE3HHS9RAFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/0PE3/HHS9RAFE/FWV0PE3HHS9RAFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/0PE3/HHS9RAFE/FWV0PE3HHS9RAFE.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput So, I was thinking: How can I make nice bracelets that are like, really fast to make? Then I thought of crocheting. I tried it, and it worked. Hope you like them! Another intro This instructable contains five bracelets: - The simple two coloured crochet bracelet - Two parts, one bracelet - Get...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:20:34 PDT
Sock Monkey Finger Puppet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sock-Monkey-Finger-Puppet/
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Sat, 4 May 2013 17:28:54 PDT
How to Wind a Center-Pull Ball of Yarn by Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wind-a-Center-Pull-Ball-of-Yarn-by-Hand/
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:08:55 PDT
Clover Clips! http://www.instructables.com/id/Clover-Clips/
Clover Clips! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/N65Z/HDOVYU43/F2JN65ZHDOVYU43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/N65Z/HDOVYU43/F2JN65ZHDOVYU43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/N65Z/HDOVYU43/F2JN65ZHDOVYU43.SMALL.jpg VickieHowell As the mother of a child named, "Clover" I have a soft spot for shamrocks. With St. Patrick's Day coming up though, what little lass couldn't use a pair of Clover Hair Clips? Enjoy! --Vickie Materials & Info 1 ball (or scraps) of Sheep(ish) by Vickie Howell, in color: Chartreuse(ish) -- ...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 13:02:28 PST
Fun With Yarn http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-With-Yarn/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PM0P/GN1I61UO/FR3PM0PGN1I61UO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PM0P/GN1I61UO/FR3PM0PGN1I61UO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PM0P/GN1I61UO/FR3PM0PGN1I61UO.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo "Fun With Yarn" is a collection of 15 whimsical projects for all levels of yarn crafting skill.  Whether you're into knitting, crochet, or felting, you're sure to find something fun and inspiring!  Learn how to knit a giant lego, crochet the Starship Enterprise, or felt an adorable bird in a nest. ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 16:27:50 PDT
Just Ducky http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-Ducky/
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 19:52:13 PST
Crocheted Nesting Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Nesting-Boxes/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 18:13:45 PST
Awesome Stash-Busting Owl Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Stash-Busting-Owl-Scarf/
Awesome Stash-Busting Owl Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SMALL.jpg Sharilee Foertch This scarf is so cute, and anyone with basic crochet skills will be able to create it.  Also, it's great to use up your remnants of yarn because you really don't need that much of any one color.  It's really easy and it doesn't take too long.   For this project you will need: Scissors Crochet hook ...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 21:06:21 PST
Crocheted Flower Case for Kindle eReaders http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Flower-Case-for-Kindle-eReaders/
Crocheted Flower Case for Kindle eReaders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany I got my mom a Kindle as an early Christmas gift and decided to make a case to go with it.  My mom has a thing for 'butter yellow', but a plain yellow case was too boring so I added some flowers for a bit of color.  It has a cute spring-y look about it in the end.  The case is designed to be use wi...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 12:32:03 PST
Yarn Covered Hangers http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Covered-Hangers/
Yarn Covered Hangers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/RC6Y/H6S4GKH1/FLNRC6YH6S4GKH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/RC6Y/H6S4GKH1/FLNRC6YH6S4GKH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/RC6Y/H6S4GKH1/FLNRC6YH6S4GKH1.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick So, you know all of those ugly wire hangers you get from the drycleaners?  What do you do with them?  Do you just use them and try to ignore their ugliness, or perhaps just throw them away?  Dont' do either!  Here is a fun and easy way to jazz up those old boring hangers! Supplies Now that you ha...
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Mon, 10 Sep 2012 21:07:09 PDT
Binky the Bubbly Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Binky-the-Bubbly-Monster/
Binky the Bubbly Monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/KG7D/H401VS1P/F1ZKG7DH401VS1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/KG7D/H401VS1P/F1ZKG7DH401VS1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/KG7D/H401VS1P/F1ZKG7DH401VS1P.SMALL.jpg HanakoHeals Binky the Bubbly Monster isn't really much of a monster. He really just likes to sit around and smile all day long. He's kind of lazy, but that's okay for an adorable would- be monster like Binky! This step by step instructable will show you how to crochet your very own Binky! Materials Needed...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 13:05:28 PDT
Curly Q Headband and Hair Scrunchies to Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/Curly-Q-Headband-and-Hair-Scrunchies-to-Crochet/
Curly Q Headband and Hair Scrunchies to Crochet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/2CQC/H337JXL8/F922CQCH337JXL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/2CQC/H337JXL8/F922CQCH337JXL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/2CQC/H337JXL8/F922CQCH337JXL8.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts I work out in the field, and I have really long hair.  Subsequently, I use headbands, ponytail holders and scrunchies to keep my hair in place and out of my face.  (Scrunchies are a fancy name for decorated ponytail holders, just in case you didn’t know.) During the winter time when I have my hair ...
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 14:21:17 PDT
Easy Crocheted Miniature Granny Square Baby Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Crocheted-Miniature-Granny-Square-Baby-Blanke/
Easy Crocheted Miniature Granny Square Baby Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/Z47E/H0OJ18GZ/FK5Z47EH0OJ18GZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/Z47E/H0OJ18GZ/FK5Z47EH0OJ18GZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/Z47E/H0OJ18GZ/FK5Z47EH0OJ18GZ.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts I am a member of a charity organization called the Threads of Love.   Threads of Love is a sewing ministry meeting the needs of tiny premature infants and newborns who struggle to survive or who die due to stillbirth, miscarriage or infant death. The ministry is about healing and binding the hearts...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 09:28:18 PDT
Crochet: Magic Ring (Adjustable Ring for Amigurumi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Magic-Ring-Adjustable-Ring/
Crochet: Magic Ring (Adjustable Ring for Amigurumi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/59H8/H01N5UV5/FW059H8H01N5UV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/59H8/H01N5UV5/FW059H8H01N5UV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/59H8/H01N5UV5/FW059H8H01N5UV5.SMALL.jpg canucksgirl The Magic Ring (or Adjustable Ring) is used when crocheting in rounds, and should be used for Amigurumi projects. The advantages of using the Magic Ring, is that once tightened, it leaves no hole in the center of your work. It replaces the step of "Ch 2 and single crochet x in the 2nd chain from the...
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 20:35:15 PDT
Crochet Sushi Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Sushi-Set/
Crochet Sushi Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/CCNG/H0FLNLB1/FPDCCNGH0FLNLB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/CCNG/H0FLNLB1/FPDCCNGH0FLNLB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/CCNG/H0FLNLB1/FPDCCNGH0FLNLB1.SMALL.jpg VACH. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 ...
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 07:15:21 PDT
Amigurumi Adventure Time Jake http://www.instructables.com/id/Amigurumi-Adventure-Time-Jake/
Amigurumi Adventure Time Jake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/UC6Q/H0A2883W/FJVUC6QH0A2883W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/UC6Q/H0A2883W/FJVUC6QH0A2883W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/UC6Q/H0A2883W/FJVUC6QH0A2883W.SMALL.jpg VACH. Jake the dog is from the cartoon adventure time. I created this pattern because I wanted a Jake toy and could not find a free pattern online. Final body measurement is 6 inches tall and 4 inches wide plus long 5 inch legs. Supplies: Golden yarn http://www.lionbrand.com/6030/PictPage/1922241078.html...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 16:01:08 PDT
Little Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Puppy/
Little Puppy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/FYTT/H01N61VX/F5XFYTTH01N61VX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/FYTT/H01N61VX/F5XFYTTH01N61VX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/FYTT/H01N61VX/F5XFYTTH01N61VX.SMALL.jpg Yarnabees I crocheted a Red and Purple Puppy for my daughter's little friend who broke both her wrist :(  I liked it so much that I wrote the pattern. This cute little Puppy can be crocheted in two days or less.  I used two colors that compliment each other. You will need the following materials: Crochet Hook...
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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 15:33:06 PDT
Amigurumi: Voodoo Doll (Pin Cushion) http://www.instructables.com/id/Amigurumi-Voodoo-Doll-Pin-Cushion/
Amigurumi: Voodoo Doll (Pin Cushion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/NMPC/H026JA80/FIANMPCH026JA80.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/NMPC/H026JA80/FIANMPCH026JA80.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/NMPC/H026JA80/FIANMPCH026JA80.SMALL.jpg canucksgirl Make your own Amigurumi Voodoo Doll and use it as a pin cushion, or in your next ritual to bring misery to your mortal enemy. This is my own, original crochet pattern, and is suitable for beginner crocheters. I have included a photo for each round in the pattern, so you should find it very easy to f...
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 20:41:48 PDT
How To Crochet: Amigurumi Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-Amigurumi-Basics/
How To Crochet: Amigurumi Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/61LV/H01NA7T4/F0S61LVH01NA7T4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/61LV/H01NA7T4/F0S61LVH01NA7T4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/61LV/H01NA7T4/F0S61LVH01NA7T4.SMALL.jpg canucksgirl Amigurumi projects are cute and fun to make, but if you don't know how to crochet, you need to learn the basics. In this instructable, I will show you How To: read a pattern, select yarn and understand the labels select the right crochet hook (conversion chart included) and, comple...
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 20:38:33 PDT
Rainy Day Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainy-Day-Mobile/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/TDJE/H006CH13/FXQTDJEH006CH13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/TDJE/H006CH13/FXQTDJEH006CH13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/TDJE/H006CH13/FXQTDJEH006CH13.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo As soon as I saw this picture online, I knew I had to make this adorable amigurumi mobile for my friend's baby!   The original pattern is from the Crochet Today magazine, May/June 2010 issue.  I found it for free via this link, but of course I modified it some to fit my own needs. I used Lion Brand...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 15:26:16 PDT
Basic Teddy Bear http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Teddy-Bear/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/9WHG/GZQR3J8G/FLT9WHGGZQR3J8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/9WHG/GZQR3J8G/FLT9WHGGZQR3J8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/9WHG/GZQR3J8G/FLT9WHGGZQR3J8G.SMALL.jpg HanakoHeals When I first learned to create my own amigurumi, I was really obsessed with crocheting into the back loops only to create a "bend" in each shape.  I also wanted to create something quick and easy and instantly gratifying. Don't you just love the feeling of accomplishment you get when you finish some...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 12:53:22 PDT
Amigurumi Gameboy Color http://www.instructables.com/id/Amigurumi-Gameboy-Color/
Amigurumi Gameboy Color - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/15C5/GZKGLW77/FRV15C5GZKGLW77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/15C5/GZKGLW77/FRV15C5GZKGLW77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/15C5/GZKGLW77/FRV15C5GZKGLW77.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany Way back in 2001 my siblings and I received our first hand held, the wonderful Nintendo Gameboy Color, which was probably used and abused more than it deserved by four eager children.  While our original gameboy is now long gone, I’ve tried my hand at making a cuddly, cutesy version of it, and here’...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 12:04:59 PDT
First Beginner Crochet Project: Single Crochet Square http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-A-Small-Square/
First Beginner Crochet Project: Single Crochet Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SMALL.jpg enuscher This is what I would suggest for a beginner at crocheting. Just start making small squares until you're comfortable with starting, ending, and everything between. Later these squares can be sewn together to make a washcloth, baby blanket, scarf, etc. Size doesn't matter. I would suggest using a hook...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 18:25:30 PST
Crochet White Kitten Doll : "Mao Mao" http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-White-Kitten-Doll-Mao-Mao/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/A0TD/GZHJZCO7/FAGA0TDGZHJZCO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/A0TD/GZHJZCO7/FAGA0TDGZHJZCO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/A0TD/GZHJZCO7/FAGA0TDGZHJZCO7.SMALL.jpg rebornng These are instructions for an adorable kitty with a seperate dress. She was based on a character from an old old tale, the matchstick girl. I hope you enjoy this simple tutorial! The dress is removable, but I highly suggest you sew the neckline of the dress to the body's opening to prevent the dres...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2012 11:07:33 PST
Amigurumi Master Yoda http://www.instructables.com/id/Amigurumi-Master-Yoda/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/F80R/GZB3BS5V/FWAF80RGZB3BS5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/F80R/GZB3BS5V/FWAF80RGZB3BS5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/F80R/GZB3BS5V/FWAF80RGZB3BS5V.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany So here’s my latest crochet project – a little master Yoda!  I made the body, arms and ears using sage green cotton yarn.  The under shirt and robe were made from brown and cream acrylic yarn to provide a slight texture difference, I liked how it looked a little more rough than the body. He stands ...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2012 11:29:51 PST
Basic Crochet Yarn and Chain Bracelet Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Crochet-Yarn-and-Chain-Bracelet-Tutorial/
Basic Crochet Yarn and Chain Bracelet Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/W4C2/GXDWS27S/FN2W4C2GXDWS27S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/W4C2/GXDWS27S/FN2W4C2GXDWS27S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/W4C2/GXDWS27S/FN2W4C2GXDWS27S.SMALL.jpg beadinggem Make this easy mixed media crochet bracelet in next to no time using metal chain as the foundation row.  It only requires basic single crochet. Even if you don't know how to crochet, the following steps will show you how to get started.  This project is  a great yarn stash buster!  You are not limi...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2012 07:17:30 PST
How to Dye Wool Yarn with Coffee, Tea, and Turmeric http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dye-Wool-Yarn-with-Coffee-Tea-and-Turmeri/
How to Dye Wool Yarn with Coffee, Tea, and Turmeric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/NDSB/GX5XK8UU/F85NDSBGX5XK8UU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/NDSB/GX5XK8UU/F85NDSBGX5XK8UU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/NDSB/GX5XK8UU/F85NDSBGX5XK8UU.SMALL.jpg iamkeebler I recently came into possession of a white ball of wool yarn, and I thought to myself, "Huh, how boring!" So I decided I would try my own attempt at dying yarn. I've never dyed yarn before so I started to do a lot of internet research, and what I found included a lot of crazy toxic dyes, all of whic...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2012 12:47:32 PST