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Crochet amigurumi is the cutest dang thing in the entire world (imo). This section rounds up free amigurumi crochet patterns, tips, tricks, and more. Whether you're getting started with amigurumi, or you're almost-an-expert, there's sure to be something to delight!

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Looking to learn something new? I've rounded up some of the best crochet tutorials, tricks and tips! And if you're looking for knitting tutorials, I have those too. 

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I'm Rachel, and this is where I write about crochet and knitting! You can read a little more about me, or find out about working with me.  

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swatching for a knit gansey

Let’s knit a gansey

Gansey, guernsey, jersey. What on earth am I talking about? A sweater, of course. You know the sort I'm talking about. A deliciously cabled, blue…
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Multimodal split bike mittens (free knitting pattern)

I'm so excited to share a new free knitting pattern - multimodal split bike mitts. This split mittens pattern is designed with biking in mind.…
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70+ gifts for knitters and crocheters

It shouldn't be hard to find gifts for knitters and crocheters, right? After all, you can always buy them yarn, right? Wrong. Knitters and crocheters…
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Keeping warm in a knitted hat

Lining a hat: the warmest winter beanie!

Why bother lining a hat? After all, any knitted hat is probably plenty warm, right? Usually, but not always. Jesse requested a new winter beanie,…
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View of the fluffy pompom on my handknit beanie

Cable knit beanie with fur pompom (+ the free knitting pattern I used)

For the longest time, I've wanted a chunky cable knit beanie topped with a big faux fur pompom. I stared at other women's densely cabled…
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Close up of beanie with leaf like lace

Knitting gifts: fingerless mitts and a lace beanie

Living far from family means missing things. We’ve missed weddings, births, birthdays, hospital stays, a funeral. That’s part of the deal: we choose to live…
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Might be Marcame Crochet plant hanger pattern

Might Be Macrame Crochet Plant Hanger – My First Published Pattern!

I'm so excited to share my first published pattern: Might Be Macrame Crochet Plant Hangers in Crochet Now Magazine Issue 28. The team at Crochet…
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A sweet and cabled blue baby aran sweater

Baby Aran Sweater

When my niece was little (well, littler), my sister dressed her in a sweet baby Aran sweater. It was densely cabled and handknit by some…
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Granny Hexagon Crochet Blanket in progress

The Big Ugly: My Granny Hexagon Crochet Blanket

I last updated you on my granny hexagon crochet blanket (AKA The Big Ugly) almost two years ago. Since then, I've been chipping away at…
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