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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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handknit socks on homemade sock blockers

Home Made Sock Blockers

Yep, I block my socks! Not every time I wear them, but when they're fresh off the needles. Before now, I've just patted them out…
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A giant granny square work in progress

A Giant Granny Square – WIP Wednesday

I've had this beautiful ball of lace weight yarn for a couple of years now. I'm turning it into a giant granny square. I'm using…
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April knitting, crochet, and more.

April Inventory

April is over and done! I wanted to share April knitting, plus a few of my favourite things from this month. April was a delight…
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A wall full of modern macrame plant hangers

That 70s Plant: Modern Macrame Plant Hangers Tutorial

Does "modern macrame plant hangers" sound like a contradiction in terms? Well it shouldn't, because macrame is back in a big way. Is it just…
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Knit a brain hat for science march

A One-of-a-Kind Knit Brain Hat for the Science March

Hey brainiacs, show the world you're proud of your smarts with a handmade knit brain hat for the science march. The pattern was designed for…
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Kind of loose ears on my knitted cat socks

Knitting Kitty Socks – WIP Wednesday

This week I've been knitting kitty socks. This WIP traveled with me to Prague. We had a wonderful trip, with not much time for knitting.…
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Some of WOOLN's offerings

Hipster Fashion, Knit By Grandma – Fashion Friday

WOOLN is embracing the handmade look with items knit by grandmas. The "knit by grandma" thing seems a little gimmicky (do they really only accept…
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Baby boom bear beanie stuffed and standing up

The Fastest Baby Knit in the West

It's official. Everyone I know is having a baby. This time it's an old colleague of my husband and I. We all worked together in New…
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A striped child's sweater before wet blocking acrylic yarn - blocking makes a huge difference even to acrylics.

A Sweater in a Week and Why Blocking Acrylic is a Great Idea

I did it - the little colourblock sweater for my niece was completed in a week! But with yarn, nothing's really done until it's blocked.…
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