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Breast Cancer Cowl – Crochet Pattern for a Cause

In the United States, October brings cooler temperatures, pumpkin spice lattes and a renewed focus on breast cancer awareness. According to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in NY, a woman in the US is diagnosed with breast cancer every 2 minutes. That is…

Modern Mug Wrap-Free Crochet Pattern

Need a quick and fun gift to make?  This is the perfect project for all of your worsted weight scraps and mismatched buttons. The moss stitch is easy to do and can create color pooling when using variegated yarns.   Whip one up…

Heirloom Crochet

Heirloom Crochet-Artsy Daisy Crochet

As a maker, I know how much time, work, love and energy goes into creating items by hand.  Each stitch is an expression of love; love for the craft and love for the recipient.  That is why handmade items that are made by…

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…

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…

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…

Blankets Galore!

Scattered Squares afghan

Like most of you, I love sharing photos of my finished items.  Here are a few blankets that I have completed in the last year or so that I have not shared yet.  Making baby and lap blankets is great because they allow…