free crochet patterns

I found this free crochet pattern for a Minion hat and just had to make one.  I admit I’ve never seen the movie but they look adorable.

I love the pattern I found but I wanted some blue on mine so I finished it off with 3 more rows of single crochet. 🙂

You can find the free pattern here!

minion hatWhat you need:

Yarn in yellow, black, white, gray *optional I used blue suede.
The pattern called for a 4.50mm crochet hook but I don’t have one so I used an H which is 5.0mm
Tapestry needle

What you need to know:

Magic circle
double crochet
single crochet
slip stitch

easiest crochet baby bootiesThese crocheted baby booties are so cute and so very easy!  They are one of the first things I crocheted.    I added cute polka-dot buttons and little flower embellishments I picked up at Walmart.

What you need:

J (6 mm) crochet hook
any worsted weight yarn ( I used Super Saver Turqua)
optional embellishments ribbon buttons etc and a needle and thread if you plan to use any of the aforementioned items.

What you need to know:

single crochet
slip stitch

***Here’s your sign – Buttons are a choking hazard!  Make sure they are secure and you tell the parents.

Here’s the video tutorial I used to make these:

crochet dishclothI had heard that crocheting dishcloths are a good way to practice for a newbie crocheter.   This crochet dishcloth pattern was easy to work and only took a couple of hours.

What you need:

G (4.0mm) Crochet Hook
Yarn Needle
1 Skein dk weight cotton yarn

What you need to know:

Half Double Crochet
Double Crochet


I used a 5 or an H hook on accident but it worked out nicely.   I used Peaches & Cream Yarn in Floral Bouquet that I picked up at Walmart.  I had bought it for another project but what they hey I had wanted to try to crochet a washcloth and knew I needed 100% cotton so I went ahead and used what I had on hand.  Below is the picture of the one I made.  The pattern gave directions on changing colors so I thought it would be fun to to buy two complimentary colors and crochet them up opposite so you have a nice set.  I will be sure to post when I do.

free crochet dishcloth pattern


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