Red Heart Lovers Group on Ravelry Knit and Crochet Along

Ravelry logoWe at Red Heart are so proud to know that there are groups formed to come together and support each other through tough projects, offer encouragement, share their knowledge and even their yarn stashes. One of those groups is the Red Heart Lovers Group on Ravelry. They have been busy putting together an exciting Knit and Crochet Along for the month of October. If you are a beginner or just need some knit and crochet friends you should check out this group. See below for more information:

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How to Crochet V-Stitch

How to Crochet Classic DC V-Stitch (Plus 3 Variations)

The V-stitch seems to be taking the crochet world by storm right now. It is a classic crochet stitch that is very easy to work. If you can crochet chains and double crochet stitches, then you can create scarves, blankets, and other items using this stitch. Perhaps the reason it’s so trendy right now is because it’s simple to crochet but has a textured, detailed look that appears overly complex to others. This guide will show you how to work a classic double crochet V-stitch, as well as several variations.
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Mystery Crochet Along with Mikey Who’s in Your Closet: Week 3

For the past 2 weeks, we have been doing a mystery crochet along. Today, the mystery gets solved and you get to finish off your creature. This week we are doing the main body to wrapping our character up! In cooperation with Mikey of The Crochet Crowd, we have Red Heart Yarns and Fresh Stitches participating. Continue reading “Mystery Crochet Along with Mikey Who’s in Your Closet: Week 3”

Mystery Crochet Along with Mikey Who’s in Your Closet: Week 2

Last week, we started a mystery adventure where crocheters has an opportunity to get started by making the feet and legs. This week, we are moving up the character to create two sets of components. In cooperation with Mikey of The Crochet Crowd, we have Red Heart Yarns and Fresh Stitches participating. Continue reading “Mystery Crochet Along with Mikey Who’s in Your Closet: Week 2”

Mystery Crochet Along with Mikey Who’s in Your Closet: Week 1

Back by popular demand is another mystery challenge hosted by Mikey of The Crochet Crowd. Crocheters loved the Crochet Mystery Adventure which ended up being Love My Giraffe Toy. Crocheters from around the world created over 550 giraffes and were encouraging each other during the mystery. It was a lot of fun to watch crocheters try to guess and crochet something without knowing the final results.

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Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square for Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along

Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square (LW4132-10), which you can find here. This is the final square posted for this challenge; the links to the previous weeks are listed at the bottom of this post. After you complete this square you just have to assemble the throw and add the border! Continue reading “Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square for Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along”

Shells with Front & Back Post Stitches Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along

Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Shells with Front & Back Post Stitches Square (LW4132-9), which you can find here. This is the 10th square posted for this challenge; the links to the previous weeks are listed at the bottom of this post. Only one more square and finishing left to do!

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Front Post Double Crochet around Single Crochet Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along

Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Front Post Double Crochet around Single Crochet Square (LW4132-8), which you can find here. This is the 9th square posted for this challenge; the links to the previous weeks are listed at the bottom of this post. We have two more square patterns to post before the pattern is complete! Continue reading “Front Post Double Crochet around Single Crochet Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along”