Crochet Andrea 12″ Square

  I’m pleased to present Andrea, square #15 in the CAL Crochet A Long’s Friends Around the World CAL. If this is the first you’ve heard of the CAL, you can find everything you need to know on their blog here. I’m so honored to have been asked to be a part of this project with includes simple, elegant squares from many of my favorite designers around the world. Andrea is named after another dear friend I met on Instagram, just {Read More}

Bullseye 6″ Crochet Square

  Hope you enjoy this sweet little 6″ square design. It’s uncomplicated enough for new crocheters and a relaxing and enjoyable make for those with experience. It starts with a a circle which gets squared off after two rounds for a pretty littls circle-in-a-square variation. I thought it was a perfect starter square for the Cheerful Child Blanket CAL! Cheerful Child is a baby blanket CAL here on pinkmambo.com that appears every Monday and Thursday January 7-February 18, 2016. It features granny-style {Read More}

Posy Wheel 6″ Crochet Square

Here’s  a pretty little 6″ square for you to start off the Cheerful Child CAL. I’ve called it Posy Wheel, because the cluster stitches form a flower design within a wheel. I hope you enjoy making Posy Wheel! Cheerful Child is a baby blanket CAL here on pinkmambo.com that appears every Monday and Thursday January 7-February 18, 2016. It features granny-style blocks in a variety of designs, all on the easy side. Its skill level is adventurous beginner, which means the crocheter {Read More}

Margaret 10″ Crochet Square

  This pretty 10” block makes use of treble cluster stitches for texture and appeal. It can be made 12” square by repeating the last round as needed. Margaret 10” Crochet Square by Carolyn Christmas Size 10” x 10”   Materials Worsted-weight yarn in three colors A, B and C H (5.00mm) hook   Instructions Rnd 1: Ch 7 with A, join with sl st in first ch to form ring, ch 4 (counts as tr), (yo twice, insert hook {Read More}