Crochet projects Upcycled crochet baubles Fancy making some pretty crochet baubles to coordinate with your colour scheme? Full tutorial here! Crochet legwarmers My Craftsy pattern and tutorial for '80s throw back legwarmers. Remember them? So retro now! Mega mug cosy My Craftsy tutorial on how to make a super efficient mug cosy for a BIG mug. Its big enough to be a cowl! Rainbow crochet tote bag using Stylecraft Limited Edition The rainbow crochet tote bag - the design made for the Stylecraft Yarns blog tour September 2015 Simple crochet rosette decorations The colourful rosettes used to decorate the rainbow crochet tote bag - useful for decorating any bag. Strong yet sophisticated crochet bag handles Strong bag handles made from coordinating cotton yarn made for the rainbow crochet tote bag Crochet daisy applique A simple crochet daisy applique made to decorate the summer ripple cushion. Can be made any size Bright summer ripple cushion Adapting the neat ripple pattern to make a cushion cover to fit a 40cm square cushion pad. With crochet button side fastenings Attaching a daisy applique Easy method of sewing on a crochet applique. Technique used to attach the daisies to the summer ripple cushion Crafternoon Treats large flower A larger four layer Crafternoon Treats flower for the new crochet pennant flower bunting pattern Pennant flower bunting How to make the neat half treble triangles that form the basis of the crochet pennant flower bunting Crochet buttons in minutes My Craftsy tutorial showing how to crochet simple cotton buttons in minutes in so many gorgeous jewel colours Crafternoon Treats flower Step-by-step photo tutorial for this simple flower - ideal for this year's Yarndale project: flowers for memories Crochet a granny stripe Hints, tips, tricks and and a free pattern to get you crocheting a granny stripe for a blanket or wrap Making a crochet tulip My Craftsy tutorial showing how to crochet and construct a bunch of realistic crochet tulips using DK yarn and craft wire Retro project bag Small project bag based on the retro granny stash bag. Ideal for taking your crochet hooks and tools and projects out on-the-go Granny envelope bag Small granny square bag with a simple strap, perfect for taking your mobile phone, credit card and keys. Ideal for festivals Fat bottomed bag Made with the Facebook Bagalong group, this is a tribute to the late blogger Wink in thanks for her inspiration Retro granny square Free tutorial with lots of photos and clear instructions and a downloadable and printable pdf patterm Granny stash bag Free photo tutorials, downloadable and printable pdf pattern, overview - click to access the quick start guide Granny stash box Detailed free photo tutorial showing how to construct this stash box using an Ikea drawer divider Rope bag handles Crocheted rope-like handles that can be made any length for a strong handle to your crochet bag Seaside stash bag A larger version of the original retro granny stash bag made in coordinating golds, creams and blues of the seaside Big bag box lining I'm no sewing expert but I had to learn how to make a box lining for my stash bags! This is the detailed tutorial Granny mandala Free tutorial on making a perfect granny mandala circle as a table centre piece, a table cloth or a baby blanket Retro chunky hexagon blanket Detailed free tutorial showing how to make this retro chunky hexagon blanket, including the motifs and join-as-you-go method Chunky hexagon motif Free tutorial with lots of photos and clear instructions on how to make a chunky hexagon motif as used in the chunky hexagon blanket Crochet techniques Make a magic circle A magic circle is an alternative to chains to start off a square or circular crochet motif without an obvious hole in the centre Join granny squares You can sew or crochet granny squares together to make larger items - learn more about joining techniques Perfect circles Understanding how to make a perfect crochet circle whether using trebles, half trebles or double crochet stitches A neat joining trick for crochet circles A quick and easy technique for closing rounds when making crochet circles or working in the round. No more seams! Crochet stitches: the half treble/hdc Detailed step-by-step tutorial on making a half treble (UK crochet terms). This is the half double crochet (hdc) in US terms. Crochet tricks with the half treble/hdc My Craftsy tutorial on just what you can do with a half treble (UK crochet terms). This is the half double crochet (hdc) in US terms. How to crochet a crab stitch edging Crab stitch is a neat and firm edging to blankets, bags and more. An easy stitch once you get the hang of it! How to crochet waistcoat stitch Waistcoat stitch is a dense form of double crochet that looks a lot like knitting! Used in the rainbow tote bag. Troubleshooting guide - the neat ripple pattern Common problems you might face when crocheting a neat ripple - and how to solve them.