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Tips & Techniques

How to Spot Clean a Stuffed Animal

If you crocheted a stuffed animal using a hand wash-only yarn, then you can't just throw the little guy into the washing machine. ...

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3 Ways to Join Yarn without Tying a Knot

Today, I'm going to show you my 3 favorite ways for joining a new yarn without tying a knot. These techniques can be ...

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How to Care for your Craft Scissors

I have three pairs of scissors: a pair for cutting fabric, a pair for cutting tape and an all-purpose pair (that happen to ...

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Video: How to knit socks on 9″ circulars

If you read this blog, you may know that the 9" circular is my favorite way to knit socks. They're compact and great ...

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Video: Learn the Wiggle Stitch

One of my favorite patterns in Modern Baby Crochet is the Colorful Wiggle Pillow... and my publishers must agree, because they decided to ...

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How to single crochet 2 together (sc2tog)…neatly!

A question I get asked very often is: when I sc2tog, that decrease looks all big and loose. How do I fix it? Today, ...

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The Secret to Crocheting Easier

I've heard it all before. Crocheting makes your wrists hurt. It's too hard to put your hook into the next stitch. Attaching pieces ...

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Crochet an adorable Sock Monkey!

We've been crocheting together for the Sock Monkey CAL, and I've been giving you clues! Today, I'll put all that handy information in ...

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FREE Amigurumi Tips E-book!

How would you like a free download of some of my favorite amigurumi crochet tips? Okie dokie! Download the Amigurumi e-book! Whether you're new to ...

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How to Measure Yarn

Last week, I showed you how to calculate how much yarn you'll need for a project. But calculating the yardage is only half ...

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