Tamara Kelly


Tamara Kelly

Tamara Kelly designs and blogs about crochet almost every day at Moogly. Yarn, crafting, art, design, and her kids all inspire her and keep her busy, if not quite completely sane. Award winning tutorials and new designs can be found on mooglyblog.com.

You can find her on her website, on Facebook and on Twitter.

Projects by Tamara Kelly


Snowberry Pillow

Bold clusters of bobbles bring texture and life to this living room staple. Its oversize pillow form and fluffy super bulky yarn is exactly what you will want to lay your head on after a long day.

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Denver Sunset Shawl

Go strolling to appreciate nature’s beautiful change, and wrap up in this eye-catching, warm shawl while you go. It’s worked from the bottom up in a repeating shell stitch that will fly off your hook.

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Road Trip Throw

Inspired by iconic drives down Route 66 with the top down, this blanket recalls the colors of the era, as well as the need to keep warm when it gets chilly. You’ll whip this up quickly thanks to the join-as-you-go design, and it’s easy to adjust the size by adding or subtracting hexagons.

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Marsala and Cream Set

This hat and infinity scarf set features a unique and modern-looking stitch pattern, made without breaking off yarn. Crochet this luxurious, high-end set in the Pantone color of the year, marsala, and see how the cream highlights the rich red tones and makes it even more delicious. Designed to fit most adults, this hat and infinity scarf look fantastic together or worn separately.

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Playtime Picnic Set

This three-piece baby set includes a juice bottle stuffy that rattles, a sandwich stuffy that crinkles and a cozy playmat that’s perfect for playing on. Plus, it doubles as a blanket to cuddle under for a nap when playtime is done! Best of all, you only need one skein of each color to make all three items.

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V is for Victory Tote

This V-stitch crochet bag in vintage-inspired patriotic colors is perfect for toting anywhere you go: the beach, the park, the carnival, the store and even your favorite fireworks display. The V-stitch pattern makes it expandable and breathable, so you can take everything you need in style.

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Garden Arches Babyghan

This vibrant blanket is the perfect breath of fresh summer air. It’s worked in quick motifs – make it a baby blanket, as shown, or go as big as you like and add more squares with the easy join-as-you-go rounds! A simple textured border adds the perfect finishing touch.

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Stitch School: Your Go-To Guide for Broomstick Lace

Broomstick lace is a distinct crochet technique that uses a large knitting needle or dowel in addition to the usual crochet hook. The knitting needle is used to create uniform large loops of yarn, which are then connected with crochet stitches to create a stable, lacy fabric. There are many variations on this technique, but

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