Saturday, 10 September 2016

What kind of patterns or projects would you like to see more on this Blog?

If there is a type of craft that you would like to see more patterns or projects here like knitting, cross stitch, woodworking crochet etc.. or any type of patterns or projects for holidays, clothes, soft toys etc.. let me know by commenting below.  I would be happy to know what you like.
Thanks.
Diane

Crochet a Baby Bath Set

Crochet this baby bath set for your child or to give as a gift.

Baby Crochet Bath Set Patterns | www.petalstopicots.com |#crochet #patterns #baby #bath #washcloth
Here is the link:
http://www.petalstopicots.com/2015/07/baby-crochet-bath-set-patterns/

Make a Whale Applique for an Onesie

Make and sew this beautiful whale to a baby's plain onesie.  You can add this applique to other projects like shirts, bags etc...



Here is the link:
http://sewingbarefoot.blogspot.com.mt/2012/03/whale-onesie.html




Crochet a Book Cover

Make your own crocheted book or notebook covers.  Make them in any color you like and maybe add some applique to it to.


Here is the link:
http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-pattern-book-cover/

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Monday, 15 August 2016

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Crochet a Modern Baby Blanket

Here is a lovely baby blanket to make for your own baby or for a gift, you can mix your own colors.


Here is the link:
http://sewingbarefoot.blogspot.com.mt/2013/10/modern-baby-blanket.html


Crochet Thumb Wrestlers

Do you know any wrestling fans?  Then you can crochet for them these crocheted thumb wrestlers and make a challenge for the world thumb championship. 

World Champion Thumb Wrestlers by Squirrel Picnic
Here is the link:
https://squirrelpicnic.com/2015/02/12/make-it-challenge-11-thumb-wrestling-world-championship/

Sew an Insulated 'Keep Warm' Baby Bottle Cover

A lovely baby bottle cover to keep his/her milk warm.  The site has step by step instructions and photos and also a video tutorial.

I love these for baby shower gifts.  Practical but pretty 'keep warm' insulated feeding bottle bags.
Here is the link:
http://so-sew-easy.com/insulated-baby-bottle-cover/

Sew a Summer Outfit for an 18" inch Doll

Here is a lovely summer outfit to sew for an 18" inch doll.

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Here is the link:
http://funthreads.blogspot.com.mt/2013/05/doll-summer-outfit.html

No-Sew Fleece Lion Pillow

A step by step tutorial to make this cute lion pillow without sewing.  It has crochet eyes, nose and mouth.


Here is the link:
http://www.repeatcrafterme.com/2015/03/no-sew-fleece-lion-pillow-using-skip.html

Monday, 1 August 2016

Crochet a Pencil Pouch

Crochet this pencil pouch for your kids or give it as a gift for back to school, and if you have your crochet hooks laying around all the house you can keep them in place in it.

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Here is the link:
http://www.repeatcrafterme.com/2016/07/crochet-pencil-pouch.html

Crochet a Fried Egg

If your kids like pretending to cook, here is a fried egg to crochet for them.

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Here is the link:

Monday, 25 July 2016

Sew a Summer Vacation Set for an 18 inch Dolls

On this site you will find step by step photos and instructions to make lots of lovely things for an 18 inch dolls.  These are: Beach Towel, Grass skirt, Flower Lei and a Beach tote.


Here is the link:
http://funthreads.blogspot.com.mt/2011/09/summer-another-easy-peezy-favorite.html

Crochet Your Own Dryer Balls

Keep your clothes soft and less wrinkled and save money by crocheting your own dryer balls instead of buying them.  You can also add some essential oils to make your clothes smell nicer.

Free Crochet Pattern: DIY a set of wool dryer balls for softer, fresher smelling wrinkle free laundry.
Here is the link:
http://www.thechillydog.com/2016/06/crochet-pattern-dryer-balls.html

Monday, 4 July 2016

Sorry for taking long to post

Hi to All
Sorry for taking long to post, I was a bit busy with the boys and their annual exams, I hope now I have more time.
I hope you can find something from the posts I posted today.  Thanks for checking my blog.

Diane

Crochet a Fluffy Bear

Crochet these cute little fluffy bears.

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Here is the link:
http://www.allaboutami.com/post/66252326494/fluffbearspattern

Crochet a Lion Baby Blanket

Crochet this lovely baby blanket, I am sure it would make a great gift.

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Here is the link:
http://www.repeatcrafterme.com/2015/11/little-lion-lovey-crochet-blanket.html

Crochet a Mesh Bag

Crochet a useful mesh bag to do your shopping.  

Crochet Mesh Bag Pattern for Beginners
Here is the link:
http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/crochet-mesh-bag-from-t-shirt-yarn/

Crochet a Loopy Six Petal Flower

Crochet this lovely loopy flower and use it for your projects.  It is easy to make and you can use your scraps of yarn.


Here is the link:
http://allicrafts.blogspot.com.mt/2011/09/free-pattern-loopy-six-petal-flower.html

Crochet a Knit like Cowl

Crochet this lovely cowl with a knit like look.

Easily achieve a knit look with basic crochet stitches ... Free "Knit" Crochet Cowl Pattern.
Here is the link:
http://www.petalstopicots.com/2016/04/knit-crochet-cowl-pattern/

Crochet a Fashion Doll Sun Dress

Crochet this lovely sun dress for a fashion doll.

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Here is the link:
http://beacrafter.com/crochet-fashion-doll-sun-dress/

Crochet a Sea Penny Bracelet

Crochet these lovely and easy to make bracelets.

Crochet Sea Penny Bracelet
Here is the link:
http://www.growcreativeblog.com/2013/02/sea-penny-bracelet-tutorial.html

Make a custom cover for power tools

Make custom covers to keep power tools safe from dust, etc..

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Here is the link:
http://designsbystudioc.com/how-to-make-custom-covers-for-your-power-tools/

Make a crochet and sewn dress for little girls

This beautiful dress has a crocheted top and a sewn skirt.  You can make lots of variations.


Here is the link:
http://www.thepinktoque.com/sew-sweet-crochet-fabric-toddler-dress-free-pattern

Crochet a Groot Plant Poke

This site has a video pattern to make a cute Groot plants poke.

 Dancing Groot Plant Poke
Here is the link:
http://madcrochetlab.com/free-groot-plant-poke-video-pattern/

How to make a lining for a crocheted bag

On this site you will find instructions to make a lining for crocheted bags.  The site has step by step photos to make you understand better.

How to make a lining to crocheted bag
Here is the link:
http://www.vendulkam.com/2014/10/how-to-make-lining-to-crocheted-bag.html

Crochet a BMO Tablet Case

If you are or know someone who is a fan of Adventure Time, then crochet this case for tablets inspired from BMO.

Crochet BMO Tablet Sleeve - Pops de Milk
Here is the link:
http://popsdemilk.com/crochet-bmo-tablet-case/

Crochet a Large Hello Kitty

Any fans of Hello Kitty that you know of?  Then crochet for them this cute large Hello Kitty Doll.

Here is the link:

Crochet Beachy Bookmarks

Crochet these easy and beautiful bookmarks for you young readers.

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Here is the link:
http://www.repeatcrafterme.com/2016/07/crochet-beachy-bookmarks.html

Make a Felt Hanging Bedside Organizer

Make this easy and cute bedside organizer to keep your stuff or children's stuff in place.


Here is the link:
http://www.whimsy-love.com/2009/07/hanging-bedside-organizer.html

Crochet a Tiny Cable Stitch Basket

Crochet this basket to store things in it like crochet hooks, pencils etc...

Crochet Cable Stitch Basket Pattern
Here is the link:
http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/tiny-cable-stitch-basket/

Crochet Animal Pillows

If you need to crochet some pillows for your children's room, then you can crochet these cute Bear, Pig and Cat pillows.


Here is the link:
http://members.optusnet.com.au/we2/animalpillows.html

Crochet a Pocket Purse

Crochet this beautiful pocket purse to carry your small needs with you.

Free Crochet Pattern: Pink Sands Pocket Purse to carry just the essentials (wallet, keys, phone) when you are on the go.
Here is the link:
http://www.thechillydog.com/2016/06/crochet-pattern-pink-sands-pocket-purse.html

Landscaping Ideas for DIY Deck Design

If you love gardening or want a lovely deck, on this site you will find some ideas and DIY.



Here is the link:
http://www.anestforallseasons.com/2013/07/landscaping-ideas-for-diy-deck-design.html

Crochet a Newborn Minion Inspired Hat

Crochet this cute hat for a cute little baby.


Here is the link:
http://www.hopefulhoney.com/2014/06/newborn-minion-inspired-hat-crochet.html

Sew Hot Pads to protect your Countertops.

Protect your countertops from hot pans or pots with this easy to make hot pad.

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Here is the link:
http://thecraftalternative.com/hot-pad-using-birdseed/

Crochet a Cat House

Keep your cat warm and cozy with this cat house.

Crochet Cat House Pattern
Here is the link:
http://www.petalstopicots.com/2016/06/crochet-cat-house-pattern/

Crochet a Bookworm Bookmark

Are you an avid reader or know who is one, then you can crochet this bookmark.  You can also use up your scraps of yarn.  Skill level: easy.


Here is the link:
http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-pattern-bookworm-bookmark/

Monday, 16 May 2016

Crochet a Simple Frog

Crochet this cute frog to keep you company while surfing the net or give out as gift.  The site has a pattern and a video to make this frog.


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Here is the link:
http://madcrochetlab.com/free-simple-frog-video-pattern/

Crochet lots of Small Cars

Crochet lots of these tiny cars for lots of traffic in the city.  You can use your scraps of wool.  Skill level: intermediate.


Tiny Crochet Cars
Here is the link:
http://www.lookatwhatimade.net/crafts/yarn/crochet/free-crochet-patterns/tiny-crochet-car-crochet-pattern/


Crochet a Happy Bunny

Crochet this cute little bunny with a carrot.  It will sure be a beautiful gift.



Here is the link:
http://beacrafter.com/happy-bunny-amigurumi/

Crochet Lacy Diamond Earrings

If you like making jewellery or know someone who likes wearing jewellery, why not make these pair of elegant earrings.  Skill level: easy.

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Here is the link:
http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-pattern-lacy-diamond-earrings/

Monday, 11 April 2016

A pretend lantern from toilet paper roll

Make these pretend lanterns to decorate your house for Christmas or for a party.  They are easy to make and ideal for a craft for children.  You can also recycle gift wrapping paper.



Upcycled Denim Backpack Tutorial

Got some old or ripped jeans, don't throw them, upcycle them in this beautiful backpack.  The site has step by step instructions with photos.

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Here is the link:
http://funthreads.blogspot.com.mt/2014/08/denim-back-pack-tutorial.html

Crochet a Freckled Baby Monster Hat

Crochet this lovely little hat for your baby or give it as a gift.  You can use blue if you want or any colour you like.


Here is the link:
http://www.hopefulhoney.com/2015/10/freckled-baby-monster-hat-free-crochet.html

Crochet an Easy Bookmark

If you are a beginner crocheter or want to teach others, this bookmark is ideal for you.  It is easy to make and you can use any colour you like.  Skill level: easy.

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Here is the link:
http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-pattern-easy-bookmark/

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Thanks

Thanks for checking my blog and thanks to those who continue coming back, even if I take long to write a post.  This means alot to me and gives me more courage to continue with this directory.

If you have a blog or website and have free patterns or crafts and want me to post them here, contact me by email crafterborg@gmail.com

Thanks to you All again.

Diane Borg

Crochet an Elaborate Spring Beanie

Crochet this beautiful beanie the size is for 3- 6 babies.  It would be a beautiful gift.

Elaborate Spring Beanie free crochet pattern
Here is the link:
http://www.ideaivana.com/2015/03/elaborate-spring-beanie-3-6-months-free.html

Crochet a Cookie Monster Hat

Hide all the cookies, cookie monster is here.  Crochet this Cookie Monster hat for all fans, the pattern has different sizes from babies to adults.

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Here is the link:
http://www.repeatcrafterme.com/2016/02/crochet-cookie-monster-hat.html