Crochet Water Lily Flower

Crochet Water Lily Flower

I was in the mood to make flowers- only I didn't want to make just any flower. I wanted to crochet a flower that I have never seen crocheted before. The Water Lily looks a lot like the Water Lotus, but when you really research you will see the difference between the two easily.  I decided ...

Weight Set for Toddlers

Free Toy Weight Set Crochet Pattern

If you have ever had children, you will understand why I crocheted this weight set. Every-single-time I try to work out, my toddler wants to climb over, under and around me. She does her best to trip me... even if it means using her head. Recently, she discovered my small weights. I told her she isn't ...

8 Free Crochet Easter Basket Fillers

8 Free Crochet Easter Basket Fillers

Add a personal touch {made with love} to each of the Easter baskets you are giving this Spring. Also, check out the free Easter basket crochet patterns linked in TheYarnBox! Royal Crown Minnie Mouse Bow Huggy Bunny Airplane Baby Duck Snake Puppet Puppy Puppet Mini Bunny For more Easter ideas check out these round ups! The 10 ...

Boutique Bow

Boutique Bow - Free Crochet Pattern

For the longest time I have been wanting to make a bow that looks like a Minnie Mouse bow. Finally today, I broke out my graph paper and drew her bow the best I could... Then I tried to draw it as a flat piece and realized it would be a lot simpler to put ...

Huggy Bunny

Huggy Bunny - Free Crochet Pattern

A couple months ago, my daughter asked me to make her a bunny that would fit in the palm of her hands (check out the free Mini Bunny pattern). It wasn't long before she started telling me she wanted a REALLY big bunny that she could hug. So here she is, Mrs. Huggy Bunny! She ...

Drawstring Backpack to Care-A-Lot

Free Drawsting Backpack Crochet Pattern

I am so excited- my daughter loves Care Bears as much as I did when I was her age.... and even loves watching the same movie over and over that I used to torture my older sisters with! This pattern was inspired by my daughters imagination. About a month ago, she started playing with invisible Care ...

Crochet Baby Duck

Crochet Baby Duck - Free Crochet Pattern - Stitch11

  Baby ducks- Who doesn't adore them? They are great all year round and for all ages! Make this to fill your Easter baskets, for baby showers, and to make the kiddos happy after leaving all the farm animals at your local fair behind. This cute little guy measures about 4.5 inches tall. Supplies Red Heart Super Saver Yarn (Medium-Worsted ...

Stitch11 Square Crochet Washcloth

Stitch11 Crochet Square Washlcloth

I have made many other washcloths. Each time, I try to improve them for my own liking. First I had to learn about the importance of sizing (all purpose cleaning), hook size/holes in the washcloth, and the direction you stitch = the direction it stretches and stretches. Although I love all of my washcloths from the past... ...

Mustache Mug Cozy

Mustache Mug Cozy

The Mustache Mug Cozy is a fun project to work up when needing to take a break from those many other WIP's you have been working on. The free crochet Mug Cozy pattern (designed by Three Beans in a Pod) is perfect for custom orders and gifting. I chose to use this pattern because after testing ...

XS Dog Sweater

XS Dog Sweater

Since the cold temperatures are on their way to Indiana, I thought it would be best to make my Avis a new sweater. I went to follow my old dog sweater pattern and was horrified from how poorly it was written. So last night I rewrote the pattern :) Hoping this one will be a ...

Free Stitch11 Patterns from 2013

2013 Stitch11 Free Patterns

    The year 2013 has been an amazing experience here at Stitch11. From learning new techniques and stitches to making new friends in the ever growing crochet world... this has been a year to remember. I wanted to make a round up of my patterns from the last year- what I didn't realize was how many patters ...

6-12 Month Leg Warmers

6-12 month leg warmers

The 6-12 month leg warmers are designed for my cousins baby Nora. I thought it was time to learn the crocodile stitch to add a beautiful touch to the bottom. I was shocked when I realized how easy the stitch was to catch on to! This will probably be my last pattern for 2013... but we ...

Child Size Pom Pom Beanie

Pom Pom Beanie - Free Crochet Pattern

I have been trying to come up with something unique, beautiful, and fun for my 3 nieces. Just as I was starting to panic, the idea of this texturized double pom pom beanie came to mind. Since you will be using a mix of the front post double crochet and the cross over double crochet, this hat ...

Crochet Beanie Patterns For Men

Crochet Beanie Patterns For Men

Each of these 5 hats were inspired by one of the patterns linked below. I say they are "inspired" because I changed each one to be custom and unique for each person I am gifting them to. I have discovered a new way I like to edge my beanie's and that is with a Front Post ...