Free Pattern – Business Card Pouch

Business card pouch square

My old business card pouch is falling apart. It’s starting to look scruffy, and the button is loose. It seemed like the perfect time for a new one, so here it is! This little pouch holds standard sized business cards, and features a button flap. The pattern includes instructions for a crocheted button. It’s is made all in one piece, without any … Continue reading →

A box from Red Heart

A box from Red Heart - StitchesNScraps.com

Look what I got in the mail! This post contains affiliate links. If you click one of these links and make a purchase, I may be compensated. I love getting boxes from Red Heart, there’s always something fun and unexpected in them. Want to see inside this one? It’s a package highlighting their new Baby Hugs yarn! I’ve seen some … Continue reading →

Free Pattern – Linen Stitch Scrap Rug

Linen Stitch Scrap Rug - A free crochet pattern on StitchesNScraps.com

This linen stitch rug is thick, soft, and squishy. It uses 5 strands of yarn at a time and does use up a lot of yarn. It was specifically designed to use up scrap yarns, with this method of combining scraps together. For my rug, I used mostly Red Heart Super Saver, with a few other yarns mixed in. The stitch pattern … Continue reading →

Tutorial – Combining scraps

Tub of yarn scraps - StitchesNScraps.com

If you’re like me, you have a LOT of little bits of leftover yarn. They’re too small to make much of anything with, and too big to just throw away or cut up for stuffing. This particular box is mostly Red Heart Super Saver, with some other worsted weight yarns well, such as Red Heart Kids (discontinued), and Red Heart Soft. Many … Continue reading →

Free Pattern – Bow-Tie Bracelet

Bow Tie Bracelet - A free crochet pattern on StitchesNScraps.com

This pretty bow-tie bracelet works up in a snap! The lightly ribbed band stretches for a perfect fit, and the big bow looks oh so cute on little wrists. The pattern is adjustable to fit anyone, so this would make a great “mommy & me” design. This pattern is protected by copyright. Please do not distribute or share this pattern … Continue reading →

Knitting Along 3 – Anthology Blanket by the Underground Crafter

Squares 11-15 - Anthology Blanket KAL

We’re a little more than halfway through the Anthology Blanket Knit Along on Underground Crafter! We’ve finished 16 out of the 30 squares. I showed you my first 5 squares, and squares 6-10. I’m a little late in showing you squares 11-15, but here they are: From left to right, top to bottom, there’s Diagonal Broken Rib, Diagonal Rib, Tiny Triangles, Garter Stripes, and Purled … Continue reading →

Scrappy Stitchers Link Party #19

Super Easy and Quick Slipper - Posh Pooch Designs

Congrats to Posh Pooch Designs for May’s most clicked link – Super Easy and Quick Crochet Slipper! Remember to link up your projects this month, so you can be featured next month! Remember, it doesn’t have to be a pattern – just a picture of something you made!   Now it’s your turn – link up your projects and show us what … Continue reading →