A table-top Christmas tree for a holiday table. This tree is suitable for small homes or apartments, where space will not accommodate a larger Christmas tree. Easy to crochet, directions come with two different tops: a star or a cone. The tree stands 15 inches high (conical top) or 18 inches high (star top). Directions include bead ornaments for the branches, but can be changed for any other
Four Christmas ornaments for your tree with a Sweet Theme: a Candy Cane (also can be used as an appliqué), an Ice Cream Cone, a Lollipop, and a piece of Ribbon Candy. These four projects are easy to crochet and work up quickly. Attach to a Christmas package for a special treat or use as favors at a Christmas Party.
Three Christmas Ornaments: Gingerbread Man, Gingerbread Woman, and Gingerbread House. Decorate a Christmas Tree or use in windows or a fireplace mantle. Also excellent as an extra treat on Christmas packages. Easy to crochet, these three ornaments work up quickly.
Crochet a spider and her web and captured prey (fly) for a Halloween decoration. An easy to crochet pattern which includes directions for making sugar starch to stiffen the web, upon which the spider and fly will sit. The spider can also be made without the web, with a crocheted chain for a silk strand from which to hang her on the wall (legs need be stiffened with the sugar starch solution).
Crochet a Butterfly, and its larval form, a Caterpillar. Easy to crochet and quick to do, be sure to make several of each in different brilliant colors. The Butterfly is about 5 inches in length and the Caterpillar can be as long or short as one wishes, depending on how many sections are added.
An easy to crochet Bird for children. This Bird is about 6 inches long from head to tail. Crochet in any brilliant color, or make several in different colors. This Bird would make a great gift for special occasions, or for charity donations.
A cute little doll, Corncoblin (resembles a Corn Cob!), that is simple, fast and fun to crochet. A great item to crochet for children and babies. This adorable Corncoblin is 10 inches in height from head to bottom. Make several in different colors for a colorful variety. A fast and easy pattern for crocheting for charities.
A cat toy for cat lover's everywhere! A cute and cuddly toy for children, this cat is easy and quick to crochet. This lovable cat stands about 8 inches tall from head to bottom. He would make a great gift for birthdays or holidays for children or adults who love cats and kittens!
A dachshund dog that is cute and lovable for children or babies. Easy to crochet and fun to create, this pattern works up quickly. Use colorful yarns or go for a more natural color of brown for this adorable dachshund.
Crochet a large and colorful school of fish with this easy to do pattern! Children will delight in playing a "fishing" game with this cute and lovable fish. A fish pattern that works up quickly, fun to create, and cute when completed.
A cute horse toy for children or babies. Easy to crochet and fun to create, this horse works up quickly. Crochet the horse in different brilliant colors or stay with the natural shades of brown, gray, white, etc. for a more natural look.
An adorable kangaroo with a pouch that is easy and fun to crochet. This kangaroo would make a great toy for children. Or fill the pouch with a small gift and give it to someone for a special occasion. The kangaroo is approximately 14 inches from nose to tail. Make several kangaroos in different vibrant colors or use a "natural" (brown) color.
Straight from the continent of Antartica, a cute little penguin to crochet. A toy for children, this little penguin is easy to crochet. He stands about 7.5 inches from head to foot. This penguin can also be used as a cute decoration on tables, desks, mantles or any other suitable place in the home.
Crochet an owl toy for babies or children. An easy to do crochet pattern, this owl stand approximately 5.5 inches from head to foot. Be creative and make a nest of artificial grass for a home for this adorable creature or make one to stand guard over a desk at work or home.
A cute frog that is easy to crochet and fun to make. Construct this pattern in green for a frog or use brown for a toad. Size of the frog from head to toe is about 9 inches. A great toy for children or babies.
A Doll with a Belt and Hat that is fun to crochet. An easy crochet pattern to make for children or babies, this doll stands about 14.5 inches tall. A fun project to do with this pattern is to make the front and back pieces (finished with ears, arms, hands and hat) and sew to the front and back of a T-shirt or sweatshirt.
A soft ball to play with in the home or outdoors. This ball is constructed of easy to crochet pentagons that can be many different colors, sewn together and filled with a soft interior. The circumference of the ball is approximately 23 inches measured where the two halves are sewn together (depending on how tight one crochets and how stiffly the ball is filled).
Crochet a tic tac toe game board and piece. Pattern also includes a bag that will hold all the pieces and the board for easy storage and transportation. An easy to crochet project. Kids can place the board on a table or floor for easy play.
Crochet directions to construct a pair of dice. These dice are rather large, 5 inches by 5 inches by 5 inches, and are NOT intended for game play or to hang from car mirrors. They are soft and squishy and would make a nice toy for children. Easy to crochet, the dice work up fast.
An easy to crochet project for a checker board, checker pieces and bag that will hold all the checker pieces. Checker pieces can be crocheted in two different formats (reversible or separate king pieces). The checker board is approximately 21 inches square. The project includes rules for playing the game.
A bag with outside pockets that can be used to hold craft-making items (crocheting and knitting supplies for a project). The handle and top portion of the bag can be folded in before placing items inside, enabling the bag to sit neatly on a table for use at home. This bag is easy to crochet and stands fully extended about 12 inches high. Each pocket is 7 inches high by 4 inches wide.
A string of crocheted Christmas light bulbs that can be used for doorways, windows, staircases, or other places in your home. Crochet the string as long or as short as needed for any particular area that you wish to decorate.
Five large snowflakes (5+ inches in diameter) made of yarn suitable for placing in windows. These snowflakes are fast and easy to crochet. Allow ample time for starching, as the snowflakes may take a while to dry thoroughly.
A basic Christmas stocking to hang on the mantle and fill with gifts. Easy to crochet, but a rather large stocking (18 inches long) so plan plenty of time for crocheting before the Christmas holiday. This project can be decorated with bows, bells, or other things for a fancier stocking.
Three Christmas ornaments, Mittens, Ice Skates, and a Santa Hat, for a tree, mantle, windows or to add to a gift package. These are easy to crochet projects that work up quickly for those who need fast last-minute items for the holiday.
Easy-to-crochet patterns for two Stars for use as decorations at Christmas time. These are larger than regular ornaments (although, if you wish, can be used on large Christmas trees) and are suitable for use in windows or decorations on doors during the holiday season.
A small crocheted snowman Christmas ornament to dress up a Christmas tree, a hanging ornament for windows or mantles, or a nice decoration for gift packages. This cute, easy to crochet, snowman is ready for the winter weather with his shovel, scarf, hat, and boots.
Four easy-to-crochet Christmas ornaments in the shape of Christmas Trees. Use these decorations for trees, mantles, windows or on packages. One ornament uses beads that are crocheted into the pattern. One is a plain tree to be decorated with bows, sequins, appliqués or any other decorative item.
Fifteen flowers to crochet and use as Christmas decorations on a tree, in windows or on packages. Most of these flowers can also be used as appliqués on other crocheted, knitted or sewn projects. These flowers are easy and quick to crochet and good projects for instructing others in the art of crochet.
Three small Baskets to hold treats or gifts. Easy to crochet. These baskets can be made in various color combinations for special occasions, holidays or celebrations. The smallest version of these is great as a favor for each person at a dinner table.
An easy-to-crochet pattern to make an Acorn Decoration for the Autumn Season. This Acorn can be used as a decoration on an Autumn Dinner Table or as a hanging decoration. This is also a safe toy for children to play with.
A pumpkin or Jack O'Lantern to crochet for Halloween or Thanksgiving. Easy to crochet, a small pumpkin to sit on holiday tables or give away to children as a gift or favor. Crochet with or without a mouth, eyes, and nose for a general autumn decoration.
Two small containers suitable for sitting on a table or desk and holding items such as candy, paper clips, pens or other useful things. Great for filling up and giving as a gift. These containers are constructed with an Entrelac technique (a form of Tunisian crochet) using a regular straight crochet hook and yarn.
A cute Llama Toy to crochet for a child or for someone who LOVES llamas! An easy crochet pattern but challenging enough for those who are more experienced. Crochet several in different colors for your very own llama herd. Variegated yarn can be used to crochet an appaloosa llama.
A Ring Toss game that can be played indoors or outdoors. Easy to crochet. Safe, contains only yarn and soft filling, so there is no hard target post to fall on. Includes crochet pattern directions for target post and tossing rings and game rule suggestions.
A handbag with a spiral pattern to crochet. An easy pattern to follow, this handbag is constructed of different colors and can be crocheted with yarn to complement holidays (red, green and white for Christmas, red, white and blue for July 4th, pastels for Easter, etc.). The button closure on top is optional.
An easy crochet pattern for a gym bag with beads. The closure on top of the bag has buttons and is somewhat smaller than traditional gym bags. A decorative bag that can be used at the gym, for carrying extra clothing or items in your vehicle, or for any other use. Versatile for children, teens, or adults.
Two cute dolls, Marcie and Mickie, to crochet. These dolls complement each other and would be great toys for children. Easy patterns for beginning crocheters, yet challenging for those more experienced. These dolls can be made in different color combinations.