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 […]

Jul 062016
 
How to crochet a shawl in a triangle shape

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, I thought I should tell you that I’ve finally managed to overcome the lethargy after the stroke. In fact, even my sister, Ana-Maria, is feeling much better. We were both struck with apathy and with this sense of futility. But for the past few months I’ve started crocheting again and my […]

May 032016
 
Crocheting a Black & White Granny on the Straight Blanket

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, After nearly 2 years and a half break from crocheting, I began practicing the art once again on a beginners level. I started crocheting a blanket using the Granny on the Straight Stitch. It will be given as a gift to my bioenergy therapist, who is treating me free of charge. […]

Dec 182014
 
How to crochet an Urban Slouchy Beanie

Dear Artsy Craftsy Friends, Winter has come and my mom was looking to make a few beanies for me and my sister and she didn’t know where to start. She used to be an avid crocheter, but since taking a break for a few years, she doesn’t remember patterns and things like that. I remembered […]