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Funky + Fun! DIY Granny Square Blanket

easy granny blanket

What can you crochet that’s easy, colorful, and classic? One of our absolute favorites that fits all three of these requirements in the New Easy Granny Blanket. This blanket has it all: the cozy comfort you expect from a visit to granny’s house, and the vivid colors you want to chase away the chill on

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Don’t Miss This Easy Sock Pattern

Socks are so much fun to make—and wear—and the Relaxing Socks pattern delivers on both. If you’ve never crocheted socks before, you’ll love it. If socks are already part of your crochet repertoire, this will become one of your favorite patterns.

The pretty stitches and sassy stripes will make you want to show off these socks—and

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20 Cute Crochet Ornament Patterns

Join the I Like Crochet Gold Club today and get our newest collection, hand-picked by our editors. These 20 ornament patterns are sure to take you for a wistful walk through the days of Christmas past.

Dear Christmas Crocheter,

Christmas is the perfect crochet holiday. Is there anything more adorable than crocheted decorations around your home and

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Just your Cup of Tea! Make This Crochet Sweater Pattern


A little spicy, a little sweet, and very warm! That’s the Herbal Tea Cardi, and it will have you looking and feeling great. Wear this sweater when you want to get a second look—or even a third. Its eye-catching combination of stripes, variegated yarn, and buttons will certainly attract attention. And when people find out

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Don’t Delay! This Baby Crochet Pattern is a Hoot

Owl Hooded Baby Blanket



A new little one is on the way or has already arrived, and you’re wondering “what can I make to show my love for this new bundle of joy?” Owl you’ll need is your trusty crochet hook and some baby yarn to make something truly special!

This “hoot-i-ful” hooded blanket features a hood with big owl

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Crochet this stylish jacket today

The Flying Geese Jacket is a cozy crocheted cardigan-style jacket that will keep off the chill all season. With its striking slanted shell pattern, this jacket is a show-stopper you’ll reach for again and again!

Your hook will fly through this project; the stitch pattern is addicting and rhythmic. “Just one more row…” will become your

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Stitch the Stunning Denver Sunset Shawl


There’s a reason why people stand in awe of sunsets. The changing colors—from blues, to purples, to pinks, oranges, and golds—never cease to amaze. Well, you can capture the wondrous colors of a sunset—and wear them, too—with the Denver Sunset Shawl.

Sunsets on the mountains, like the stately Rockies, are even more spectacular because the colors

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This Criss Cross Crochet Shells Throw is SO Popular!

Criss Cross Crochet Shells Throw

“Beautiful!” “Easy!” and “Very pretty!”—that’s what people who’ve made the Criss Cross Crochet Shells Throw say. And, can you blame them? Not only does this afghan pattern feature delicate shells and pretty shades of pink, but it’s a cinch to create!

If you’ve never tried the shell crochet stitch, this is your chance to learn. It’s

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