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Queen Anne’s Lace Vintage Potholder

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  While most needlework originated out of necessity, it flourishes out of a need to create something beautiful and a need to share that beauty with loved ones. Judging by the

Jen’s Hugly Scarf – Beginner Crochet Free Pattern

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        Here at Maggie’s Crochet we have an amazing team.  One of the amazing team members is Jen.  Jen works here full time and builds pottery, takes care

Poinsettia Granny Christmas Ornament

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According to Mexican folklore the poinsettia was an ordinary green weed until two children, not so fortunate as their friends to have enough money to do what their hearts yearn for,

Striped Bell Ornament

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  Over the years bells have played a big part in the celebration of Christmas. Ringing of the bells symbolizes celebration and good news.  Many churches have bells.  When something important

Camille Rose Vintage Potholder

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While most needlework originated out of necessity, it flourishes out of a need to create something beautiful and a need to share that beauty with loved ones. Judging by the great

Hexagon Flowers Afghan

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  One of the first afghans I made was in the seventies.  Orange, kelly green and yellow was a good color combination back then.  It was months before my brother’s wedding

Vintage Daisy Potholder

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  While most needlework originated out of necessity, it flourishes out of a need to create something beautiful and a need to share that beauty with loved ones. Judging by the

Green and White Rug

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  The bedroom and bathroom are the most intimate areas of the home.  Here, dreams are nurtured, beauty enhanced and a steaming scented bath beckons to soothe away the stresses of

Pretty Pink Pen Holder

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  Whether you are a beginner or an experienced crocheter the Pretty Pink Pen Holder is for you.   This is also a great project for a young child just learning to

Snowflake Christmas Ornament

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  Sometimes it is fun to choose crochet cotton thread in unusual colors that will make your creation a stunning beauty! One of the tricks I have found useful when working

Starry Snowflake Christmas Ornament

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    Sometimes it is fun to choose crochet cotton thread in unusual colors that will make your creation a stunning beauty! One of the tricks I have found useful when

Red Granny Square Christmas Stocking

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Although there are many variations of the granny square the typical one includes groups of three double crochet stitches worked in a continuous round.  Add a touch of vintage charm to

Little Capelet Throw

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What never ceases to amaze me is the wide variety of designs in crochet.  That is one of the things I like best about it.  Crochet is so versatile.  With crochet

Granny Square Green Christmas Stocking

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  Although there are many variations of the granny square the typical one includes groups of three double crochet stitches worked in a continuous round. Add a touch of vintage charm

Ruffled Rose Hot Mat Doilies

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Years ago while shopping in an antique store I found what I thought was a doily but it had several rounds of crochet along the back of the piece that formed

Purple Popcorn Afghan

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Crocheters know that popcorn is not just for eating! Popcorns have long been a traditional stitch in the art of crochet. They are fairly easy to create by working a multiple

Bottle Cap Magic! Rolling River Trivet

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Years ago yarn companies published a lot of Bottle Cap Trivet crochet patterns.  Luckily we are able to create an archive of vintage crochet patterns here on this site.  Not only

Bottle Top Magic! Autumn Trivets

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  These unique trivet patterns are easy to crochet using sport weight cotton yarn and steel crochet hook size 0.  Gauge is not super important while crafting this project as long as

Santa Pillow Crochet Along – Finished Pattern!!!

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  Santa Pillow Close Up Crochet Pattern   Finally the day you have been waiting for – the Santa Pillow is finished!  Here is the complete finished version of the Santa Pillow crochet pattern. 

Baby Doll Afghan & Pillow

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  Baby Doll Afghan & Pillow Free Crochet Pattern Your little one’s baby doll will be wrapped up in style with this crochet pink & white checked miniature afghan.  This crochet project is

Pebbly Popcorn Easy Crochet Mats

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  Pebbly Popcorn Mats – Free Crochet Pattern   These Pebbly Popcorn Mats are very versatile for use in your kitchen.  They are easy to crochet using a double stand of

Baby Doll Puff Shell Afghan

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  Baby Doll Puff Shell Crochet Afghan   Years ago when living in Michigan my best friends daughter had the most beautiful baby layette made with the puff shell stitch shown

Ruffled Rose Doily

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  Ruffled Rose Doily – Maggie Weldon Crochet This beautiful doily came from a vintage crochet pattern book called “Suggestions for Fairs and Bazaars”  Just guessing at the amount of time

Crochet Along – Santa Pillow Part 2 – Assembly of Front

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In this You Tube video you will learn how to assemble the front of the Santa Pillow Assembly of Front Directions With right sides of Top Strip and top of Body of

Indian Summer Shawl

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Shawls are the handiest of all accessories.They make you feel relaxed, secure, comfortable and sometimes very fashion savvy!When the weather forecast predicts wind and cool temperatures, consider a warm shawl.When the

Calla Lily Doily

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Calla Lily Doily – Free Crochet Pattern   Calla lilies are unique and elegant flowering plants that make a spectacular addition to the home or garden. White calla lilies are quite

Granny Basket Potholder

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  Granny Basket Potholder – Free Crochet Pattern Colorful hand crochet potholders became a creative kitchen staple during the 1940’s and 1950’s. I think they used designs like this more for decoration than