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Icy Snowflake Afghan & Pillow – Free Crochet Pattern

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  The Icy Snowflake Afghan is based off of a pattern I designed years ago – The Christmas Wrapping Afghan.   The Christmas Wrapping Afghan uses three different colors of worsted weight yarn and

Ripples and Chevrons and Zig-Zags, Oh My!

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A major trend in fashion and decor right now is Chevrons – a zig-zag stripe that’s being used in everything from fabric to painting techniques, but crocheters have been creating chevrons for years!  Here

Seven Free Covers Crochet Patterns

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This week’s seven free patterns have a loose theme – they all cover something. All of these projects are an easy skill level and would make great gifts as well.  Follow the links below to

White Mason Jar Cover Free Crochet Pattern

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Mason jars make great home decor items. They can be used to store small items, or even just as a simple vase. The White Mason Jar Cover is a great way to dress up

TP Topper Free Crochet Pattern

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My grandmother had a cute little sign in her bathroom that said, “Happiness is an extra roll of toilet paper.” While I fully agree with that statement, I don’t always want to see said

Soap Dispenser Cover Free Crochet Pattern

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Brighten up your bathroom with this adorable Cherry Soap Dispenser Cover. This project was crocheted with a size I-9 hook and worsted weight yarn. The unique texture of this soap cover is made by

Jar Lid Free Crochet Pattern

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Here in the south, Mason jars are as common as sweet tea – sometimes you’ll even get your sweet tea in a Mason jar. The Mason Jar Lid Cover is a pretty way to display your

Lace Doily Recycling

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Lace doilies are beautiful, time-consuming pieces of art.  Whether you have heirloom pieces, some you made yourself, or just a few you picked up at a yard sale, here are a few ideas to

Modular Squares Throw Free Crochet Pattern

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 Isn’t this Modular Squares Throw just stunning! From the gorgeous colors to the unique join-as-you-go construction, this intermediate skill level throw will definitely become one of your favorites.   Deborah Norville’s Everyday Soft Worsted

Cafe Curtain Free Crochet Pattern

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Cafe curtains are perhaps the most basic type of curtain there is. Typically a cafe curtain is nothing more than a straight panel hung from loops or rings from a simple curtain rod. Another

Patriotic Oven Mitt Free Crochet Pattern

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One of our favorite things to do on Independence Day is to grill out, and Americans love to grill hot dogs. Did you know that Americans consume about 155 million hot dogs on Independence

Game Day Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

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It’s never too early to teach our youngsters what’s what when it comes to favorite sports teams. Now you can show off your crochet skills at the same time when you make this Game

Five Freebies – Seed Stitch Free Crochet Patterns

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This “Five Freebies” features Seed Stitch Free Crochet Patterns. Seed Stitch, also knows as “moss stitch” or “tweed stitch”, is an easy stitch that adds texture to your crochet work. Some of the crochet

Antique Elegance Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

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Have you enjoyed learning the seed stitch this week? Great! Now it’s time for a big project, but don’t worry. It’s easy and quick. The Antique Elegance Afghan Free Crochet Pattern features the seed

Five Friday Freebies – Free Patriotic Crochet Patterns

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Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. It’s also the unofficial start of summer fun. This week we introduced five

Mother’s Day – Five Free Crochet Flower Patterns

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What would we do without our moms? They have always been there for us, and Mother’s Day is the perfect time to show moms how much we love and care about them. Flowers are

Macra-Made Plant Holder

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  Premier® Macra-Made is a polyester and acrylic yarn that is perfect for home decor projects like this Plant Cover, pattern found here. This cover is perfect for holding potted plants and can be

Anytime is Tea Time

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There is never a bad time for tea time. Did you know that different types of tea have great health benefits for you?  For example, green tea boosts your metabolism and contains antioxidants.  Black

Puppy Prints Throw

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Everyone who knows Maggie’s Crochet know that the real star of the company is Annabelle the Cheagle. Annabelle is full of personality, as you can see in these photos. We all love our dogs.They

Everyday Easter Eggs

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Have you crocheted your Easter Basket yet? Now you need Easter eggs to fill your basket, so why not make them too? These cute little eggs can be crocheted using any yarn you like

Baby Squares Blanket Crochet Challenge Sponsored by Maggie’s Crochet and Premier Yarns

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Enter the Baby Squares Blanket Crochet Challenge by April 23, 2014 11:59PM EST. Please join me in our next Crochet Challenge sponsored by Maggie’s Crochet and Premier® Yarns. To join the fun, crochet a

Yarn Style Spring Cleaning

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Springtime has been associated with cleaning.  It’s a time to open the windows, let the fresh air in and create some clean, organized spaces inside our homes.  Let’s get started organizing yarn style. First

Eversoft Baby Squares Blanket

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Ever Soft® Yarn from Premier® is a light-worsted weight oh-so-soft acrylic perfect for a wide range of projects. With its multiple solids and multi-colors, this brilliant and lustrous yarn offers great tonal ranges ideal

Spring Crochet Patterns

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Crochet isn’t just about keeping warm in the winter and fall months, there are plenty of cute Spring and Summer crochet patterns for everyone.  Before you know it the flowers will be blooming so

What’s New at Maggie’s Crochet?

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2014 has been a busy year so far for Maggie’s Crochet! We’ve survived multiple snowstorms, quite unusual for our part of the country here in North Carolina. We even had a couple of “snow

Serenity Chunky Easter Basket

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Easter is just around the corner, and your little ones will love this crocheted Easter basket for collecting their eggs. Crocheted in Serenity Chunky® by Premier, this lovely basket could also serve as a

Crochet Crazy: Chevron and Owls

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(This was written by Trish Clarke for Maggie Weldon) Everyone at the office knows that I am in love with two things: chevron and owls.  Recently, I relocated and as a birthday/housewarming gift, my