extreme drop stitch hats

1 stitch = 4 unique hat designs!

In 2016 I discovered the extreme drop stitch and immediately fell in love. I saw so many possibilities by simply changing the color. I created my first crochet hat pattern using this stitch in 2016: the Frozen Winter (bun)…

Lionbrand traveling afghan project square 1, 2 and 3

Traveling Crochet Afghan Square #3

This crochet afghan square is part of the Traveling Crochet Afghan and I’m so excited to share the 3rd pattern! My design is inspired by my home country the Netherlands, aka Holland, and features the tulip crochet stitch. I…

Vela Flower Friend Shawl - free floral shawl pattern

Vela Flower Friend Shawl 3

Make this simple floral shawl with my free crochet pattern! After months of working on the Vela Flower Shawl, I decided to make another shawl that is completely made with only 1 of the 3 unique flower stitches from the…

Last Minute Gifts For Crocheters - gradient yarn

Last minute gifts for crocheters

Looking for last minute gifts for crocheters? Don’t worry, it’s not that hard to find a unique and affordable present for your fibre friend! Gradient yarn cakes have been a trend in Europe and Brazil for quite a while,…

Crochet shawl with flowers - Vela Flower Friend Shawl 2

Vela Flower Friend Shawl 2

Make this beautiful crochet shawl with flowers with my free pattern! After months of working on the Vela Flower Shawl, I decided to make another shawl that is completely made with only 1 of the 3 unique flower stitches…

Learn how to make invisible color changes while crocheting in the round

How to make an invisible color change – crochet tutorial

I don’t know about you, but I really dislike visible color changes. Many crochet projects require color changes, including some of my designs. This hat with little hearts for example. Each heart is 1 color change. I was never…

Free crochet flower shawl pattern - Vela Flower Friend Shawll

Vela Flower Friend Shawl 1

After months of working on the Vela Flower Shawl, I decided to make a shawl that’s completely made with only 1 of the 3 unique flower stitches that were used for the original design. The Vela Flower Shawl is…

The best crochet black friday deals for crocheters - cyber monday

Best Black Friday Sales for crocheters

If you’re looking to get some great deals on crochet patterns, now is the time! Black Friday has started and Etsy has a sale up to 60%. As there are so many deals out there you, it’s hard to keep…

Crochet poncho vest made with Lion Brand Scarfie yarn - free crochet pattern

Crochet Poncho Vest

This is probably one of the easiest and fastest garment patterns out there: crochet a sleeveless poncho vest with my free pattern and video tutorial! Perfect for yourself or as a gift for family and friends. All you need…

Granny square pattern - pillow by Wilmade

Love Your Granny Square Pillow

Crochet this colorful square pillow and change up the decor of your room! You can make the pillow as big as you want by simply repeating the rows. For this project you can use any yarn you like; I…

Shell Stitch Wave Shawl - Simple crochet shawl for beginners - free pattern

Shell Wave Shawl

Learn how to make your own Shell Wave Shawl, a simple shawl made with flowing raised shell stitches forming beautiful waves. After the big success of my Such Simple Shawl I decided to design another simple crochet shawl for beginners, but…

Vela Flower Shawl - free crochet shawl pattern with Hobbii yarn cake

Vela Flower Shawl

After months of working on this design, it’s finally here: the Vela Flower Shawl. It’s a triangle shawl worked top-down and full of visual texture. It features three different flower stitches which start with a tight weave of stitches close…

Love Your Granny Square pattern by Wilmade - FREE

Love Your Granny Square

It’s here, it’s here: my very first granny square! This simple granny square pattern is made with chains, single crochet, double crochet and post stitches. It can be used for many different projects, such as pillows, baby blankets, bags,…