Look At What I Made http://www.lookatwhatimade.net Crochet: If it can be made with these two hands... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:39:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Colour List for Sophie’s Gardenhttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/colour-list-sophies-garden/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/colour-list-sophies-garden/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:19:14 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=10073

I have had quite a few requests for the exact colours I used for both versions of Sophie’s Garden (the bright one and the more subdued one in the step-by-step photos).

For some reason, I am just not able to capture the true depth of [...]

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Block 32: The Crocodile Flower {Photo Tutorial}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-32-crocodile-flower-photo-tutorial/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-32-crocodile-flower-photo-tutorial/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 11:08:34 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=10043

This beautiful Crocodile Flower square by Joyce Lewis is number 32 of our Block a Week CAL 2014. Fall headlong into the world of crocodile stitches!

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Simple Flower Crochet Face Scrubbiehttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/simple-flower-crochet-face-scrubbie/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/simple-flower-crochet-face-scrubbie/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:36:28 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9994

Make these crochet face scrubbies using my Simple Crochet Flower pattern. Use a thick, soft cotton that will be gentle on your skin.

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Sophie’s Garden {Photo Tutorial}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-garden-large-crochet-square-photo-tutorial/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/sophies-garden-large-crochet-square-photo-tutorial/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:19:36 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=10012

Sophie's Garden is an extension of Sophie's Mandala. This photo tutorial is only for the "squaring up" part of the square.

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Block 31: Water Lily Square {Photo Tutorial}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-31-water-lily-square-photo-tutorial/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-31-water-lily-square-photo-tutorial/#comments Sun, 10 Aug 2014 08:53:00 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9960

Block 31 of the Block a Week CAL is Julie Yeager's gorgeous Water Lily Square. Photo tutorial done with kind permission.

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Front Post Frenzie Crochet Potholderhttp://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/front-post-frenzie-crochet-potholder/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/front-post-frenzie-crochet-potholder/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:28:06 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9943

This crochet potholder would also work really well as a trivet. The use of front post stitches yields a lovely, dense fabric with tons of texture.

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Block 30: Cygnus Square {Photo Tutorial}http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-30-cygnus-square-photo-tutorial/ http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/block-a-week-cal-2014/block-30-cygnus-square-photo-tutorial/#comments Sun, 03 Aug 2014 08:55:52 +0000 http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/?p=9910

This cygnus square is number 30 in our Block a Week CAL 2014. The delicacy of the design lends itself really well to a single-colour square.

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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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