Welcome to the I Like Crochet Previews. Here you can find free crochet patterns, CALS, and other helpful crochet tips.

27+ Irresistible Shawls and Ponchos

Dear Crocheter,

Wrapping up in a handmade shawl or poncho is one of the perks of being a crocheter: not only can we enjoy creating the project, but also we can showcase our special creations by wearing them! Crocheted ponchos and shawls are a cold weather staple because of the versatility: dress them up when you

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Too Precious! Corner-to-Corner Baby Blanket

Nothing welcomes a new baby better than a cuddly, snuggly crochet baby blanket. So when there’s a baby on the way, reach for the Baby Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket pattern. Not only is this pattern easy to make, but also the corner-to-corner crochet design allows you to adjust the blanket’s size.

The corner-to-corner stitch pattern

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Spring Cozies You Can Crochet Today

Longer days and warmer nights can only mean that it’s time for spring crochet projects. Get 45 perfectly spring patterns when you join the I Like Crochet Gold Club today!

Dear Crochet Crafter,

As I write this, the sun is shining and it’s a beautiful, mild day. But March and April are nothing if not fickle; just

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Learn to Crochet with Beginner Patterns


Learning to crochet will open up a world of creativity, and I Like Crochet is here to help! We have a wonderful collection of beginner patterns that will help you develop skills as you become comfortable with the craft.

Create beautiful things as you discover the joy of crochet!

Why not practice your stitches on the

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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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4+ Paw-sitively Cute Patterns for Your Furry Friend

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We Can’t Keep Our Paws Off This NEW Collection of Dog Patterns!

We LOVE our canine companions. They go on walks with us, enjoy picnics in the park, romp through the woods on winter hikes, and cuddle with us on the couch waiting patiently while we crochet the perfect accessory to keep them warm on those

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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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We Love ❤ This Country Basket Pattern

“I love this pattern!” is what crocheters say when they see the Checkered Country Basket design. And who wouldn’t love this fabulous checkerboard basket?

Use this graphic bag at the beach, the farmer’s market, or to store your yarn stash. You’ll want to show it off wherever you go.

The Checkered Country Basket starts off with the

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The PERFECT Crochet Bag for Spring

“Allons-y” is French for “let’s go,” which is what you’ll want to do when you finish this bag. It’s large enough to be an overnight bag, your new crochet bag, or even a carry on for your Spring Break trip!

Amanda Saladin’s Allons-y Bag pairs two-color granny square trim with single and double crochet to make

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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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