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Yarnology: What Is Viscose Yarn?

Pin me! If you've ever looked at a yarn label wondered what viscose or rayon was, then you're in the...
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Furls Streamline Zodiac Crochet Hook Review

Pin Me! Hey, yall remember when I Bought Missized Furls Crochet Hooks…On Purpose? Well, I also bought a regular one...
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Furls Odyssey Crochet Hook Review

Furls Odyssey Crochet Hook Review Pin While scrolling through Instagram a few years ago, I came across Furls crochet, a...
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O’Go Yarn Review, Are They Worth It?

O'go yarn by Yarnspiration, has been out for about 9ish months now (it's June 2022 as I write this) ....
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The Crochet Basics: The Extended Half Double Crochet Stitch

The Extended Half Double Crochet Stitch I made tutorials for the Extended Double Crochet  and The Extended Single Crochet, so...
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The Crochet Basics: The Extended Single Crochet Stitch

The Extended Single Crochet Stitch Whilst making the Extended Double Crochet post, I found out about the extended single crochet...
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The Crochet Basics: Extended Double Crochet

The Crochet Basics: Extended Double Crochet Pin me! Have you ever heard of the extended double crochet? If not, I'd...
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5 Ways To Store Your Yarn Stash

Pin Me! Let's face it, when you get hooked on choose to do yarn craft you get a second hobby...
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How To Make An Invisible Crochet Decrease And Increase

How To Make An Invisible Crochet Decrease And Increase Pin me! If you've ever seen a pattern with the abbreviation...
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Just Yarn Price Increase, Is It Still Worth It?

Just Yarn Price Increase Is It Still Worth It? Pin me! Oh, Just Yarn Worsted, I started out loving this...
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The Small Spooky Crochet Cauldron Pattern

Crochet Cauldron Pattern Why a Crochet Cauldron Pattern for the May newsletter? Because it's Friday the 13th! Besides, I'm already...
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DIY Wooden Crate Storage For Yarn On A Budget

pin me! Yarn storage can be a bit difficult. Especially when buying yarn becomes a bit of a hobby all...
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Protected: “Little Skelly” Crochet Skull Motif Pattern

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Audiobooks Crochet Reviews

Audiobook Review: Stockings And Spells

I think it's time for another audiobook review! So, let's do Stockings and Spells. This is the 4th book in...
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Audiobook Review: Crochet And Cauldrons

Crochet and Cauldrons is the third book in the Vampire Knitting Club Series. I was super excited to read/listen to...
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My Crochet Tutorials: Tips & Stitches

Whether you’re a veteran or are just learning how to crochet, you’ll love my easy to follow crochet tutorials! My tutorials are in-depth, full of pictures, and have easy to read written instructions.

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The Extended Stitches Vs. The Normal Stitches.

The extended stitches vs. the normal stitches. Pin me! I'd like to take you on a little experiment that I did recently. I made tutorials for The Extended Double Crochet, The Extended Half Double Crochet, and The Extended Single Crochet...
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The Crochet Basics: The Extended Half Double Crochet Stitch

The Extended Half Double Crochet Stitch I made tutorials for the Extended Double Crochet  and The Extended Single Crochet, so it's only right that I make a post for the extended half double crochet stitch too. You might say I'm...
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The Crochet Basics: The Extended Single Crochet Stitch

The Extended Single Crochet Stitch Whilst making the Extended Double Crochet post, I found out about the extended single crochet stitch. After seeing how much I love the extended double crochet, I knew I had to give the single crochet...
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The Crochet Basics: Extended Double Crochet

The Crochet Basics: Extended Double Crochet Pin me! Have you ever heard of the extended double crochet? If not, I'd say it's time you learned about this interesting stitch. This stitch is often used for things like cable work. It...
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Crochet On The Cheap: Crochet Facial Scrubby Pattern

Crochet On The Cheap: Crochet Facial Scrubby Pattern Pin Me! It's time for another Crochet On The Cheap and this time we're working on a crochet facial scrubby pattern! We're sticking with the toiletries for the moment, there's a reason...
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5 Basic Crochet Stitches You Should Know

5 Basic Crochet Stitches You Should Know! Pin Me! In the world of crochet, there are thousands of stitches, with more being created all the time. But, there are five that are the building blocks of all the others. As...
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The Crochet Basics: How To Do A Treble Crochet

Like this post? Pin me! The treble crochet, also called the triple crochet, is the longest of the basic stitches. Because of it's height, your project will definitely work up way quicker. Like its double crochet cousin, it works wonderfully...
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The Crochet Basics: How To Make A Double Crochet

Like this post? Pin me! The double crochet is probably the most popular of the basic stitches. It's longer than the others so your project reaches it's proper height way quicker. It works wonderfully for just about any project, from...
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How To: Decrease & Increase The Diamond Mesh Stitch

You might know that the diamond mesh stitch is a beautiful open work stitch, but did you know how easy it is to decrease and increase the diamond mesh stitch? How do you decrease and increase in the diamond mesh...
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The Crochet Basics: How To Make A Half Double Crochet

The half double crochet is probably my favorite of the basic stitches. It has a simple elegance to it that makes it great for just about any project, from blankets to infinity scarfs. This classic stitch is especially easy to...
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Crochet Grannies Galore!

A granny square just finished by Becka Hons Grannies are great for small, quick projects. Whether you use them as stand alone pieces or connect them together to make garments, blankets, stuffed animals, and much more. Grannies are amazingly simple...
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How To: Make A Magic Circle Crochet Tutorial (Or An Alternative)

Pin me! Also referred to as a magic loop, the magic circle is a great way to start a project in the round. I know some people absolutely hate magic circles, but stick around because I also have some variations....
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The Crochet Basics: How To Make A Single Crochet Stitch

Whether you're brushing up or brand new to crochet, the single crochet stitch is one of the basic stitches and it's a great one to know. It's crazy how much you can do using just this stitch. In my opinion,...
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The Crochet Popcorn Stitch Tutorial

The popcorn stitch by Becka Hons Get the popcorn, stitch! Sorry, I couldn't resist the pun... You've probably seen these prominent bubbles of yarn on a project or two, but have you ever wondered how to do them? Well, look...
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Learn How To Crochet A Starting Knot

Photo by Becka Hons In this post I'm literally going to teach you how to crochet a starting knot. I'm going to show you the easiest way to crochet a a starting knot that I've ever seen. Something I've heard...
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Learn To Make The Granny Circle Square

Grannies are awesome in any shape. For me personally, I think that the granny circle square is my second favorite granny. The granny hexagon is always number one in my book. If you've never heard about the granny circle, I...
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The Triangle Granny Square Tutorial

My stack of triangle grannies by Becka Hons Warning: Once you start crocheting these triangles, you won't want to stop! The triangle granny square is not only an interesting shape to work with, it's also easy to do. Yes, I...
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How To Crochet The Tulip Stitch

The elegant looking crochet tulip stitch is easy to learn and make. If you're into using crochet as therapy or just want a stitch you can get lost in, then this is definitely the one for you! It's amazing how...
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How to Crochet The Elizabeth Stitch

This adorable stitch is beautiful, easy, and uses less yarn then it's sister stitch How To Make The Bean Stitch. If you want to add a woven, puffy texture to your project then the crochet Elizabeth stitch is a great...
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How To Make The Crochet Bean Stitch

By now you should know that I love a good texture stitch, that the crochet bean stitch is so pretty, and easy to make, just seals the deal on it being a favorite of mine. I can't resist a woven...
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In The Round Diamond Mesh Stitch

If you liked the Diamond Mesh stitch in rows, then you'll love this in the round version! This stitch pattern is awesome for just about any decor you favor and because it's amazingly easy to make, it can work for...
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How To Crochet The Granny Hexagon

Grannies are awesome for all skill levels and because they're so customizable and easy to make, they tend to be some of the first projects for a crocheter. We're not making the traditional square today though. Instead I'm going to...
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How To Crochet The Diamond Mesh Stitch

Photo by Becka Hons Want to learn how to make a beautiful open work, lacy stitch? Look no further then the crochet diamond mesh stitch! This beginner friendly stitch only uses 3 stitches, which makes it great for any skill...
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How To Make The Crochet Brick Stitch

This idea hit me like a ton of bricks! Okay, so it just kinda popped into my brain more than it hit me, but I think you'll agree that the crochet brick stitch is a seriously cool stitch to have...
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How To Make The Lemon Peel Stitch

If you've never heard of the lemon peel stitch, do yourself a favor and add it to your crochet stitch arsenal. So named for the slightly bumpy texture that looks like a lemon peel, this stitch is great for everything!...
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If you’re not sure where to start, then here are some crochet tutorial posts that I suggest for you based on your skill level

Beginner?

If you’re an absolute beginner then these crochet tutorials might be the best place for you to start.

Betwixt the two?

Passed the basics, but not quite ready to say you’re a Vet? These are great stitches & tutorials to get into.

Crochet Veteran?

You know all the things already? Well, here are some stitches you may not have heard of, but I personally think are beautiful!

Crochet Patterns From Magic Owl Studios

These are all of the crochet patterns I have in post form at the moment*. I love how all of these patterns came out! Please be sure to tell me what you think of them in the comment section!

(*including the newsletter patterns)

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The Small Spooky Crochet Cauldron Pattern

Crochet Cauldron Pattern Why a Crochet Cauldron Pattern for the May newsletter? Because it's Friday the 13th! Besides, I'm already rooting for fall and it's not even summer yet. I like bringing the spooky patterns all year long, and I...
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How To: Make An Easy Cute Crochet Heart pattern

Pin me! The little crochet heart pattern I have here makes adorable and super easy heart motifs! This is a beginner friendly project that's great for using scraps of yarn. I love how this pattern came out because it gives...
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5 Quick Crochet Christmas Ornaments To Make Now!

Pin me! 📌 Tis the season to crochet all the things! There is nothing like the smell of fresh baked cookies while you're crocheting, so to keep your hands busy (and off those cookies) here are some crochet Christmas ornaments....
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5 Quick Crochet Projects For Fall!

Thanksgiving is upon us! So whether you're looking for quick patterns to help you deal with stress or you want to have a few more homemade decorations around the house. I have 5 quick crochet projects for fall! Let's get...
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Crochet On The Cheap: A Wonderful Washcloth Pattern

Crocheting can be expensive if you're not careful about what you buy...Trust me I know. So, whether you're new to crochet, and don't want to make a big investment, or you're an old hat, and just don't have a big...
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11th Day Of Halloween: Crochet Halloween Candy

Pin me 📌 Happy Halloween!! What's Halloween day without some candy? Crochet Halloween Candy may not taste very sweet, but it also never goes bad.. or gives you cavities. I can't believe Halloween is finally here... I can feel Christmas...
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9th Day Of Halloween: Crochet Ghost Light Pattern

Pin me! 📌 Welcome to day 9 of our spooky crochet journey, today we'll be making a crochet ghost light. What is a crochet ghost light you may ask? It's a wee crochet ghost that you put over a LED...
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8th Day Of Halloween: Crochet Skull Motif

Welcome back to day 8 of our happy crochet haunt-fest. Skulls are a girl best friend, which is why I made this awesome looking crochet skull motif! You can put this skelly just about anywhere you want, but I have...
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7th Day Of Halloween: Upcycled Bottle Ring Crochet Pumpkin Ornament Pattern

Welcome to day 7, today we'll be making an upcycled crochet pumpkin ornament! These look amazing around the house, but I will admit they aren't very spooky. I like to have a few things out for the harvest part of...
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6th Day Of Halloween: Small Crochet Witch’s Hat Pattern

Pin me 📌 Welcome foolish mortals... I mean, welcome back to day 6, were making a small crochet witch's hat. This essential Halloween icon is the perfect decoration to add a touch of magic to your home this time of...
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5th Day Of Halloween: Spooky Crochet Striped Scarf Pattern

My lovely husband wearing the spooky crochet striped scarf Welcome to day 5 of our spooky crochet pattern jamboree, we're making a spooky crochet striped scarf pattern! This pattern is the perfect example of everything you could want in a...
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4th Day Of Halloween: Crochet Spider Web Garland Pattern

Pin me! Welcome to the 4th day of Halloween, today we're hooking up some spooky crochet spider web garland! Spider webs in your home are usually frowned upon. But this time of the year, they are perfectly acceptable and even...
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3rd Day Of Halloween: Crochet Pumpkin Scrubby

Greetings my dears, the bathroom can not be neglected when decorating ones home, as such, we will be making a crochet pumpkin scrubby. Ideally you'll make more than one, but the journey of a thousand grannies begins with a single...
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2nd Day Of Halloween: Crochet Apple Pattern

Welcome to day 2 of the 13 Day's Of Halloween! I've got a sweet treat today in the form of a crochet apple. So you should probably be on the look out for a trick... But not today so you...
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1st Day Of Halloween: Make A Crochet Eyeball

13 day's Of Halloween on Magic Owl Studios! 📌 me! Greetings my dears, and welcome to day 1 of the 13 day's of Halloween! If you've been around a while, you know I'm into Halloween all year round. However there's...
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Crochet Grannies Galore!

A granny square just finished by Becka Hons Grannies are great for small, quick projects. Whether you use them as stand alone pieces or connect them together to make garments, blankets, stuffed animals, and much more. Grannies are amazingly simple...
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Learn To Make The Granny Circle Square

Grannies are awesome in any shape. For me personally, I think that the granny circle square is my second favorite granny. The granny hexagon is always number one in my book. If you've never heard about the granny circle, I...
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The Triangle Granny Square Tutorial

My stack of triangle grannies by Becka Hons Warning: Once you start crocheting these triangles, you won't want to stop! The triangle granny square is not only an interesting shape to work with, it's also easy to do. Yes, I...
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How To Crochet The Granny Hexagon

Grannies are awesome for all skill levels and because they're so customizable and easy to make, they tend to be some of the first projects for a crocheter. We're not making the traditional square today though. Instead I'm going to...
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3 Easy Crochet Flower Patterns

I love seeing flowers outside in the spring and summer. They attract beautiful butterflies, buzzing bumble bees, wee honey bees, and if I'm lucky a humming bird or two! However their time ends and scent fades over the course of...
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How To Crochet The Yoyo Puff

Also known as the Macron puff for it's 3 dimensional shape, this motif has a beautiful texture and squish to it. Let's learn how to crochet the yoyo puff! Best known for it's use in blankets, it's lovely to use...
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Crochet Angel Ornament

These little angel ornaments are adorable and don't take very long at all to make. I'm especially proud of the wings on this ornament. There were quite a few remakes to get this shape. For this pattern I was inspired...
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Candy Cane or Wreath Ornament

It's not a Christmas tree without a couple of candy canes on it am I right? I love this springy looking candy cane and wreath, because they're not only easy to make, but they're quick, and easily customized with color...
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Crochet Snowflake Ornament

Real snowflakes shape are determined by their fall through atmospheric layers. The shapes can range from the iconic 6 sided fractiles to capped columns like the picture below. Snowflake 300um LTSEM, 13368, Rime frost on both ends of a "capped column" snowflake...
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Crochet Spiral Wreath Ornament

Wreaths are everywhere this time of year and your tree should be no exception! But, instead of leafy branches, how about some colorful curls? These curly wreath ornaments are easy to do and can be customized by changing the colors....
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The Small Spooky Crochet Cauldron Pattern

Crochet Cauldron Pattern Why a Crochet Cauldron Pattern for the May newsletter? Because it's Friday the 13th! Besides, I'm already rooting for fall and it's not even summer yet. I like bringing the spooky patterns all year long, and I...
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