Knitting and Crocheting Projects
How to Knit a Cable Stitch
A scarf is a good project for beginner knitters; for this classic design, the main body is worked in stockinette stitch, the most common of all stitch patterns, which is formed by alternating knit rows and purl rows.
Garter-Stitch Headband and Mittens
Have you seen these cuddly little creations? Learn about the trend of teeny-tiny toys known as amigurumi.
Knitted Catnip Delight
There isn't a kitten that wouldn't purr over a catnip-filled knitted pillow.
A knit hat is comfortable, warm, cozy, and surprisingly easy to make.
Knitted Neck Scarf
Knit a smart accessory to keep you both warm and stylish this winter.
Knit yourself a pair of fingerless mittens, one of winter's trendiest accessories.
Follow our pattern and knit cozy socks for everyone in your family.
This pliable 10-inch-tall knitting basket -- fit for storing all your yarn and knitting supplies -- was made from a snowy Aran sweater.
How to Crochet
Learn the basic crochet stitches (the chain stitch and the single crochet) and as you become more comfortable, advance to the double-crochet stitch.
Crocheted Summer Bags
Crochet one of these open-stitched bags -- perfect for the beach or a picnic.
The Peanuts as Crocheted Toys
Good grief, these are cute! The figures come from "Peanuts by Schulz Crochet," which is an all-inclusive kit that includes a book of patterns with step-by-step instructions to create 12 characters from the classic comic strip, plus a bonus paper doghouse for Snoopy.
One of nature's best decorating ideas is the snowflake: It adds sparkle to upturned eyelashes and embellishment to bare tree branches. With crocheted versions of this seasonal icon, you can bring its frosty filigree indoors.
Crocheted Baby Booties
These adorable ruby-red booties are an excellent project for an experienced crocheter.
Get creative with these iconic blocks of color and turn them not only into afghans but also bookmarks, pot holders, baby blocks, and scarves.