Crochet Patterns

Reusable Swiffer Cloth

For earth day this week I decided to make a reusable alternative to the disposable Swiffer clothes. The crochet part is beginner, but you do need to know how to sew elastic on with a sewing machine This pattern is property of Left-handed Crochet, you may not sell the finished product or pattern online. The yarn… Continue reading Reusable Swiffer Cloth

Crochet Patterns

Turtle Pattern

You will need: Small amounts of green, brown and beige yarn. Safety eyes beg = beginning  stitch     ch = chain      sc = single crochet   sl st = slip stitch   sc2tog= single crochet decrease    st = stitch      Rnd = Round        Shell top: Rnd 1: with green:… Continue reading Turtle Pattern

Crochet Patterns

Water-bottle Holder Pattern

Four years ago I made a water-bottle holder up as I went along, and it turned out looking terrible. I was still getting the hang of crocheting, even though I had been crocheting for 4 years already. Water-bottle holder 4 years ago, crocheted at age 9. The problem with this holder was that it was… Continue reading Water-bottle Holder Pattern

Crochet Tutorials

Beginning Crochet Tutorial (For Lefties)

We will start with the very basics of crochet- the slip knot, chain stitch and single crochet. You will need: A ball of yarn, preferably acrylic (it slides better on the hook than cotton does) A size G/4.5 or size H/5.00 crochet hook Slip knot: Leaving about a six inch tail, position your yarn like… Continue reading Beginning Crochet Tutorial (For Lefties)