Pantone announced the color of 2020 just in time for the new year. Classic Blue, according to Pantone, instills calm, confidence and connection. They describe it as a color that “highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation … as we cross the threshold into a new era.” At I Like Crochet, we have always loved blue, and over the years, designers have gravitated towards this color naturally, creating an array of beautiful blue designs.Read More
Articles and Interviews
Learn more about the craft you love with these crochet articles and interviews.
It’s that time of year again: we’ve looked through all our data and compiled the most popular crochet patterns from 2019, and this year’s list will not disappoint. Full of projects for the bold hearted, this roundup boasts daring designs packed with fearless color choices and adventurous accents. From classic pillows and cozy cardigans, to beautiful hats, scarves and tees, this list covers it all.Read More
Don’t be intimidated by amigurumi! Even beginners can master this adorable technique using Super-Cute Amigurumi as their guide. Designed with simplicity at the forefront, this book boasts toys that are made with only the easiest of stitches. Featuring a selection of toys inspired by Japanese culture, each project comes with a charming back story, makingRead More
Who doesn’t love a crocheted baby blanket? Featuring 20 new sweet and cozy projects, Lion Brand Yarn delivers an exciting collection of ultra-cute patterns for little ones. Whether you’re in the mood for working up some flowers, stitching up, or creating a timeless lacey design, you’ll find everything you’re looking for in this selection ofRead More
Quirkiness meets comfort in this is upcoming release from Bernat Yarns.Whether you want to enjoy a quiet evening on the sofa or curl up with a good book in bed, snuggle sacks are the perfect crochet accessory for staying warm and cozy. With 14 designs to choose from — mermaid tail, slice of pizza slice,Read More
Available in custom colors, this yarn ball cup is cute in size and concept. Whether you use it for your tea, coffee, water or even to old your crochet notions, this handmade mug is made with love from start to finish.Read More
This sassy crochet bag will make you chuckle every time you head out the door. If you’re a gauge rebel, you know that there just isn’t enough time in the day to gauge every project. The message is loud and clear and applied (screen printed) to the front and back of the bag. Use theRead More
Now you can enjoy your favorite hot beverage while you crochet, while ALSO having some crochet basics right on hand (literally!).
This insulated tumbler (BPA free, lifetime guarantee) is great for both hot and cold liquids for year-round crocheting. With info like chart symbols, yarn weights and respective hooks and a crochet stitch counting guide, this
Settle into your favorite crochet nook with a mug of coffee, your latest WIP, and an adorable yarn ball candle to set a calming mood. Made of palm wax and adorable in size, each candle has a minimum of 8 hours burn time. That’s an epic crochet session! Scented with lavender essential oil (and availableRead More