Crocodile Stitch Car Seat Cover

crochet pattern, Free Patterns

Crocodile Stitch Car Seat Cover Designed by Lianka Azulay 2016          Materials: 5 skeins of Bonita Yarns Dream Baby in Summer Flowers colorway (Baby weight, #3, 100% acrylic), 331m/362 yds per skein. You can purchase this yarn at Yardage: approximately 1500 yds/1400 m US size H (5.00 mm) hook 2 One […]

September 15, 2016

Top 10 French Crochet Blogs


Top 10 Crochet Blogs in France By Gaelle Gonzales, French correspondent. Not only the word Crochet derived from the French term “crochet”, meaning small hook, France has a long history with producing great works of fashion and art. Our international correspondent, crochet lover and translator, Gaelle Gonzales, is guiding us through what’s popular among Franco-crocheters. Gaelle […]

September 9, 2016

Welcome to Dick’s Knots


Hello and welcome! I am Richard Hookinloop. I’ve been crocheting off and on for over 50 years, and I’m not about to stop now! I’ve made hats, vests, rope, bathmats, pictures and all sorts of other things using yarn, seine twine, sisal, string, copper wire, rope, rubber bands and much else. I’ve used hooks made […]

September 9, 2016

Fall 2016 Fashion Trends

Article, Fashion

By Luanna Azulay, New York Correspondent As I wandered around the streets of New York City, fall collections are everywhere. There are lot of distinct fashions that are here to stay in this new season to come, while others slightly modified. Cullote pants – Those that you might have seen around for the past couple […]

September 9, 2016

Flamenco Shawl

crochet pattern, DIY Tutorials, Free Patterns

Flamenco Shawl Designed by Lianka Azulay Copyright 2011 Materials: 2 ball of Bonita Yarns Angora Cloud in Turquoise (fingering weight; 20% Angora, 20% Wool, 60% Acrylic, Yds: 601 m: 550 per skein). You can purchase this yarn at US size G (4.00 mm) hook Furls Fiberarts Candy Shop used. Yardage: approximately 750 yds Gauge: Gauge is not […]

September 9, 2016

Form vs. Function in Crochet Design

Article, Crochet News, Fashion

Form vs. Function in Crochet Design Do We Have To Choose? By Stacy Vaka of Crochet Kitten, special Contributor to Bonita Patterns Blog. Here’s a common musing every crocheter has heard at some point in their lives: “I know you can do more with crochet, but knitting is just so much prettier.” And another: “I […]

September 6, 2016