Skill Level: Intermediate


Tree Full of Friends Wall Hanging Part 1

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“Tree Full of Friends” is the perfect toy for busy little hands. Children will enjoy popping flower petals onto oversized buttons and tucking an amigurumi owl, bluebird and squirrel into the tree’s cozy little pockets. This colorful toy, which also doubles as a children’s room decoration, offers a great opportunity to use up stash yarn.

We’ll be making this wall hanging over the course of three issues, and in this first installment, we will cover crocheting the background, including the tree.

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Flyaway Feathered Vest

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You’ll be ready to spread your wings and fly when you start working up the feathery edges of this breezy vest. Once you’re finished, enjoy the endless style options: pin one or both sides to your shoulder, wear it open, tie the fronts together or wear it as a scarf.

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Postcard from Spring T-shirt

Postcard from Spring T-shirt

Granny squares are quick to make and always add a dash of fashion to your spring wardrobe. This simple tee is designed so that each color is a slight variation on the traditional granny and its join-as-you-go technique ensures there is not a lot of sewing up to do at the end.

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Retro Bookstore Tee

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Everything about this tee makes us fall back in love with the retro style of the 60s. The flutter sleeves, shaped waist and high lace neckline are irresistible. Really make this piece your own by working up the join-as-you-go motifs.

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Era of Vinyl Dress

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This vintage dress will inspire you to get out your record player and revisit your favorite hits from days gone by. Make this light, sleeveless piece for your next spring outing by working in rounds from the top down.

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Café Sunshine Cardigan

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Timelessly classy, this short-sleeved cardigan is perfect for those invigorating spring days spent at a café or strolling through the park. The yoke is a simple lace pattern worked with interval chain space rows, and the whole piece is worked from the top down.

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Spell-binding Scarlet Stole

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If you need a wrap that can stand up to your adventurous soul, then this is it. Once you start working up this piece, the delicate flowers rounding out the wrap will put you under its spell. Now you’ll finally have a wrap to go with that new dress you’ve been waiting to wear.

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Once Upon a Wrap

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Anyone will feel like a princess wearing this regal design. Its intricate trim of V-stitch fans has just the right amount of detail to accentuate an evening gown without overpowering it. This pattern is worked all in one piece end to end.

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