Look At What I Made http://www.lookatwhatimade.net Crochet: If it can be made with these two hands... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:48:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 V-eekender Scarfhttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/veekender-scarf/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/veekender-scarf/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:01:50 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9868

This Veekender Scarf is the perfect take-along project. Instructions are clear and easy to follow, and the pattern includes an optional photo tutorial.

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Block 29: Mystery Anticipation Squarehttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-29-mystery-anticipation-square/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-29-mystery-anticipation-square/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:06:52 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9837

Block 29 of the Block a Week CAL 2014 is Margaret MacInnis' Mystery Anticipation Square. This is an excellent chance to practice your surface crochet!

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How to Crochet: Increase with Front Post Stitcheshttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/crochet-tutorials/crochet-increase-front-post-stitches/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/crochet-tutorials/crochet-increase-front-post-stitches/#comments Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:23:56 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9692

Learn how to increase with front post stitches. This technique yields a lovely, textured "fabric" and lends itself well to spiral detail.

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Cable Stitch Dishcloth { 2 Free Patterns}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/cable-stitch-dishcloth-2-free-patterns/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/cable-stitch-dishcloth-2-free-patterns/#comments Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:27:10 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9798

These cable stitch dishcloths work up quickly and are textured, yet dainty. The cable stitch is easy to master and one of my favourite stitches so far.

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How to Crochet: Cable Stitchhttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/how-to-crochet-cable-stitch/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/how-to-crochet-cable-stitch/#comments Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:34:22 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9779

Learn how to crochet the cable stitch, also known as the 3-dc cross-over. It is a gorgeous, dainty stitch. It is also completely reversible.

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Block 28: Katharine’s Rose {Photo Tutorial}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-28-katharines-rose-photo-tutorial/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-28-katharines-rose-photo-tutorial/#comments Sun, 20 Jul 2014 09:21:24 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9760

Block 28 of the Block a Week CAL (hosted by Kimberly Slifer) is Melinda Miller’s Katharine’s Rose Square.  The central flower is beautiful and textured and the cable stitches give it such a delicate air.  I love how this square is constructed and how simply it is designed.

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Sophie’s Mandala – Part 3 {Large}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-mandala-part-3-large/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-mandala-part-3-large/#comments Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:20:55 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9730

This is the third and final part of the photo tutorial for Sophie's Mandala, inspired by Chris Simon's Lace Petals Square.

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Sophie’s Mandala – Part 2 {Medium}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-mandala-part-2-medium/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-mandala-part-2-medium/#comments Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:21:09 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9667

This is part 2 (of 3) of Sophie's Mandala, inspired by Chris Simon's Lace Petals Square. This photo tutorial is for the medium version.

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Block 27: Dalliance Squarehttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-27-dalliance-square/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-27-dalliance-square/#comments Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:14:55 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9306

Block 27 of the Block a Week CAL 2014 is Margaret MacInnis' Dalliance Square. I have not done a photo tutorial as the pattern already comes with one.

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How to Crochet: Puff Stitchhttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/crochet-puff-stitch/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/crochet-puff-stitch/#comments Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:05:51 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9643

This is a quick photo tutorial for the crochet puff stitch. The puff stitch is a fluffy (puffy) stitch that works really well for flowers and blankets.

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