Crochet Patterns, Tips & Inspiration

Tree of Life Pillow featured in Happily Hooked Magazine

Happily Hooked - April 2017

I am so excited to announce my first published pattern! I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to work with the lovely folks at Happily Hooked Magazine. It was a great experience and I even landed the inset photo on the cover.…

Rhinebeck Shawl: Free Crochet Pattern

Artsy Daisy Crochet Rhineback Shaw

Hello Friends! This is a pattern that I have had in my notebook for a while. It has been my go-to for prayer shawls and for using yarns that I want to wrap myself in (you know the feeling, right?). Like many of…

Adventures in Crocheted Color Pooling

Crochet Color Pooling-Artsy Daisy Crochet

Have you seen this yet? Color pooling is a newer technique to the crochet world.  You can create beautiful patterns with variegated yarns that really show off the colors.  Just Google it and you will see what I mean.  One day I opened…

French Press Cozy: Free Crochet Pattern

Free Crochet Pattern French Press Cozy Back

Hi all!  Here is a fabulous new crochet pattern for all those coffee lovers out there.  Have you tried making coffee with a French Press? I would recommend a French Press to anyone.  After years of using drip coffee machines and then a…

Welcome to the New Artsy Daisy Crochet Website!

Happy New Year and welcome to Artsy Daisy Crochet’s new home.  Thanks for coming by! Why I left Blogger for Word Press: My old site was easy to use, but it was time to update and organize.  I wanted more control over the…

Connie Cowl: Free Crochet Pattern

Dianna Judge- Artsy Daisy Crochet

Connie Cowl By Artsy Daisy Designs Written in American Crochet Terminology This cozy cowl is made with a self-striping yarn that creates beautiful colors with only one skein.  With this pattern you will learn how to use the foundation single crochet to create…

5 Essential Notions You Need for Your Crochet Tool Kit

1. Hook Organizer You are a crocheter, right? (of course you are or you wouldn’t be reading this, lol) So you probably have a few crochet hooks…ok maybe a ton of them. So how do you keep them organized? There are many options…

Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival 2016

Rhinebeck 2016

  Did you get to go to the NY State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck?  If not, you missed an amazing experience.  If you did, you know what I mean.  It was my first time and it was magnificent. Inside one of…

The Henrietta Headband: Free Crochet Pattern

Henrietta Headband-Free Crochet Pattern

Free Crochet Pattern HENRIETTA HEADBAND Some of my followers may remember hearing of Henrietta. She is a dear friend that also happens to be my crochet pattern tester.  She and I both love wearing wide fabric headbands in our short hair.  A while…