Previews

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


Discover our collection of shawls and ponchos

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 head

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GASP! Jaw-Dropping Crochet Top

Lovely, lacy, and cool!

Freshen your look with this light and swingy Dancing Dolman Diamond Top. Pretty and flattering on just about everyone, this pattern combines two lace motifs you’ll love to crochet and wear.

The Dancing Dolman Diamond Top looks great worn over a tank or cami, as well as by itself. Worked in pima cotton,

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One-Skein Wonders!

Kick back and take five! Our new One-Skein Crochet Collection is packed with projects that pair fun with flair!

Yarn has such appeal. If you’re like me, you’re always on the lookout for a great new yarn (preferably at a great deal). Perhaps you, like me, find yourself with a growing pile of single skeins—some bought

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Get simple crochet patterns now

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Easy crochet patterns don’t have to be boring. Whether you’re a beginning crocheter or just looking for something relaxing and simple, we have a treasure trove of marvelous project ideas! Easy crochet patterns are available for a huge variety of accessories, garments, and home décor. How about starting off with a fabulous bag?

Amanda Saladin’s Allons-y

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Make this Dreamy Afghan with Freeform Crochet

Set your imagination free with the Dare to Dream afghan pattern

Blue skies! That’s what people say when anything is possible and there are no barriers. Can you imagine crocheting with no barriers, creating a design as you go? That’s what freeform crochet is all about, and this Dare to Dream Afghan project helps you make

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The PERFECT Crochet Bag for Fall

Inspired by floral granny squares

“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 vacation!

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

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The Tunisian Collection: 
5 Classic Crochet Patterns

Tunisian Crochet is a must-try for all crocheters. Thanks to a variety of stitches and techniques, you can create sturdy, warm, and versatile pieces that look great anywhere! Learn how to make all of them when you join the I Like Crochet Gold Club today!

As crochet made its way around the world, the craft picked

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Learn a New Stitch! Bavarian Crochet Tutorial

When you’re looking for a crochet stitch that has dimension, texture, and style, look no further than the beautiful Bavarian stitch. Traditionally worked in two or more colors, the Bavarian stitch is perfect for afghans, purses, shawls, baby blankets, table runners, and any other project that demands the “wow” factor.

Bavarian is a favorite among crocheters

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