I’m back with more crochet projects from 2019! This first project is one that I’ve made several of over the years. The pattern is available on By Jenni Designs. This is also the project that helped me finally understand how to crochet cables. The yarn I used was Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn, so… Read More More Crochet Projects from 2019
It’s a new year, and I’ve got lots of projects I want to tackle! But, it is nice to look back at some projects I’ve finished. This week I’m going to share my progress on 4 projects from the past year, some that I’ve completed and some that I want to finish this year. Next… Read More My Crochet Projects from 2019
In today’s TuTu, I show how to crochet a Christmas tree motif working from a graph. If you would like a picture of the graph, I’ve posted it below! Happy Crafting! -Amanda Like what you see? Share it!
This free crochet snowman pattern works up surprisingly quick because it uses US double crochet stitches instead of single crochet stitches. Now, if you’ve done crochet amigurumi before, you might be thinking, “Ummmm Amanda… won’t the stuffing show???” Yes, but i’ve got a secret hack to get around this! The trick is to stuff your… Read More Double Crochet Snowman – Crochet Amigurumi Hack
If you keep up with my YouTube channel, you probably know that I recently opened an Etsy shop! My shop features downloadable pdf crochet patterns. Right now, I only have two items listed, but I hope to get more patterns posted as time goes on. The first is the Not Your Granny’s Headband pattern. I… Read More Crafters Autonomous is on Etsy!
Hey Crafters! Here in the US, we just had Memorial Day Weekend to honor those who paid the ultimate price for our country. To get in the patriotic spirit, I decided to wear a newly completed crochet project. I’m a member of a couple crochet-themed FaceBook groups. They’re a great place to find inspiration! Another… Read More Patriotic Crochet Tank Top
Hey peeps! I haven’t blogged in a while, so I thought I would share a personal project I completed within the last few months. Technically, it’s not my project; it was my sister’s project. But, she got stuck because she ran out of yarn. So, she asked me for some help, and we were able… Read More Easy Crochet Rectangle Cardigan
Ugly Christmas Sweater parties are a blast. There’s food, maybe a white elephant gift exchange, and of course the most outrageous festive apparel! Last year, I DIY’d (is that even a word???🤔) my sweater into a Christmas tree. Other years, I’ve gone the GoodWill route to find the silliest clothing pieces secondhand. This year, I… Read More Ugly Christmas Sweater Crochet Along | Join the Journey!
If you’ve ever had doubts about crocheting in public… Let me set the scene. I’m in the waiting room of a doctor’s office, waiting for my mom’s appointment to finish. Since it’s a chiropractic office, I’m one of the youngest there. Patients come and go: a middle aged lady with sparkly flip flops, an older… Read More To Crochet or Not Crochet: A Story of Crocheting in Public
I’m back with another Tutorial Tuesday! This week, I decided to share a new skill I’ve acquired: Tunisian Crochet Cables. I picked up Tunisian Crochet both because it easily creates complex textures and because it mimics knit. Fortunately, Tunisian crochet only requires one hook, so it’s much easier to learn than knitting (imo anyways 😉).… Read More Filming Tunisian Crochet Cables Tutorial: Behind the Scenes