May 082018
How to crochet The Half Double Crochet Stitch

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , Welcome once again to a new photo tutorial that my sister , Ana Maria , and I put together for you . Today’s written instructions follow the series of photo tutorials for the most basic crochet stitches which , if mastered , will allow you to experiment all sorts of […]

Apr 302018
How To Crochet The Shell Stitch

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , Glad to meet you once again for a catch up on my crochet blog . I’ve been abusing the crocodile stitch quite a lot lately to make baby blankets , pillow cases , shawls , hats , scarves and mittens . Up until the moment my inner voice whispered to […]

Mar 232018
Photo Tutorial - How To Crochet The Single Crochet Stitch

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , The photo tutorial on how to crochet the single crochet stitch was originally published in late 2013 , but the written instructions were lost during the time spent in the hospital , when I did not renew the hosting for this website . So the photos have been pending and […]

Feb 272018
How to crochet a combination of single crochet, double crochet and cluster stitches

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I am so glad you came across my new pattern that will show you how to crochet a combination of single crochet stitches , double crochet stitches , chain spaces and clusters . Please note that the following instructions do not teach you how to crochet an actual pattern for […]

Feb 222018
How To Make Tassels And Attach Them To A Project

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I decided to put together a few steps and instructions on how to make tassels and attach them to any type of shawl in a separate article rather then write them down in a pattern that can get lost in the dozens that I dream to write in the future […]

Feb 092018
How to Crochet The Crocodile Shawl

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , There are many variations to the crocodile crochet stitch and even more applications and ways to use it to make all sorts of items , from blankets , pillow cases , hats , mittens , shawls , cardigans and so many more . I am currently experimenting with these variations […]

Jan 182018
How to crochet a pillow case for a baby blanket or home decor

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I am so happy you are showing interest in following my instructions on how to crochet a pillow case for a baby or child using the crocodile stitch that I re-learned recently and that I love so much since it gives me the opportunity to crochet more complicated patterns and […]

Jan 132018
How to crochet a Crocodile Baby Blanket

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I admit I grew very fond of the granny on the straight stitch that I used since I began crocheting again in March 2016 . To those of you who are reading my blog for the first time , I should repeat this bit of information about my life . […]

Dec 222017
How to Crochet a Slouchy Crocodile  Beret

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends , I admit that I only began writing instructions for my crochet projects recently , after resuming my hand made hobby last year , in March . Putting these instructions together is a great adventure for me , since I still am unable to see , which means that I have […]

Nov 252017
How to crochet a super colorful sweater with a solid Granny square

Dear Artsy&Crafts Friends, In today’s photo tutorial I am going to show you how to crochet a colorful sweater using the Traditional Solid Granny Square, as shown in the picture below. You might think it is hard, but that’s not the case. So let’s get started. Abbreviations: ch- – chain ch-X-sp – chain X space […]