Free crochet patterns for matching hat and cowl, by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio
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How to Crochet the Haileyville Hat & Cowl

I recently released free crochet patterns for the Haileyville Hat & Cowl! I've put together a two-part video tutorial for you so that you can get some instruction on the trickiest parts of the pattern! See the Haileyville Hat pattern here. See the Haileyville Cowl pattern here. Part one will show you how to make… Continue reading How to Crochet the Haileyville Hat & Cowl

How to crochet the bobble stitch, a video tutorial by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio
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How to Crochet a Bobble Stitch

What is a crochet bobble stitch? A bobble stitch is the kind of puffy stitch you see in the photo above. It looks like a little ball that sits on top of your crochet fabric.   Get 2 FREE patterns when you subscribe!   Why would I want to use a bobble stitch? Bobble stitches… Continue reading How to Crochet a Bobble Stitch

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How to do Tunisian Smock Stitch

Tunisian Crochet Smock Stitch Tunisian crochet smock stitch is the beautiful, textured stitch you see in the photo above. I used this pattern stitch in a Tunisian crochet pattern called Iridescent Cowl (click here for the pattern!). This is a free crochet pattern on my blog! It's a lovely cowl that uses Tunisian knit stitch… Continue reading How to do Tunisian Smock Stitch

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How to do Tunisian Knit Stitch; Crochet that Looks Like Knitting!

Tunisian Crochet Tunisian crochet is a specific variety of crochet. In Tunisian crochet you pick up loops all across your row in a "forward pass" and then work them off your hook in a "return pass." There are lots of different Tunisian crochet stitches, and they can produce some beautiful fabrics! Tunisian Crochet Cowl -… Continue reading How to do Tunisian Knit Stitch; Crochet that Looks Like Knitting!

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Tunisian Crochet Cowl Free Pattern, Featuring Tunisian Smock Stitch

    A Tunisian Crochet Cowl Hello friends! I'm so happy to share with you today, this lovely new cowl that I've designed using Tunisian crochet! This is Iridescent Cowl. The cowl is worked flat, and seamed at the end. You'll start on one long edge, and work up to the other long edge, changing… Continue reading Tunisian Crochet Cowl Free Pattern, Featuring Tunisian Smock Stitch