The Callie Crochet Horse Hat | Free Crochet Pattern | The Unraveled Mitten

The Callie Horse Hat: Free Crochet Pattern

The kids will love this fun crochet horse hat with stand-up ears and even a mane! Perfect for back to school, Halloween or just pretend play. As a mom, crocheting things for my kids is pretty much a given. My oldest daughter is already requesting one of these in about every horse color imaginable and …

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The Beach Cottage Pillow | Lakeside Pillow Collection | Free Crochet pattern | The Unraveled Mitten

Lakeside Crochet Pillow Collection Parts 3 and 4

You can find parts 1 and 2 here. We are going to be crocheting pillow number 2 today! The Beach Cottage pillow is made up of squares of double crochet stripes along with traditional granny squares. I love the contrast between the two. The double crochet stripes remind me of how the water changes color as …

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Lakeside Pillow Collection | The Lake Breeze Pillow | Part 2 | Free Crochet Pattern | The Unraveled Mitten

Lakeside Crochet Pillow Collection: Part 2

You can find the part 1 HERE: Parts 3 and 4 will be released next week. Today I am sharing Part 2 of the Lakeside Pillow Collection. After today you will have one of the two pillows done!  We are going to be crocheting the front panel of the Lake Breeze Pillow and joining the …

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Lake Breeze Pillow | Free Crochet Pattern | Part 1 | The Unraveled Mitten

Lakeside Crochet Pillow Collection: Part 1

These pillows were inspired by the many colors of the Great Lakes. Being that I am a Michigan girl, these waters run deep in my blood. We spent our summers playing in them and our winters dreaming of when we could go back to “the lake”. The town I grew up in was about 20 …

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Barn Quilt Inspired Crochet Wall Hanging | Free Pattern | The Unraveled Mitten

Quilt Square Inspired Crochet Wall Hanging

Lately I am having a love affair with barn quilts. Don’t know what a barn quilt is? It is essentially a big quilt square painted on a piece of wood and then hung on an old barn. There are quite a few in my area and actual “barn quilt trail” a couple counties south of …

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Very Berry Baby Blanket | The Unraveled Mitten | Free Easy Crochet Pattern

Very Berry Crochet Baby Blanket

This blanket was born after a few email requests for a crochet baby blanket using Bernat Pop yarn. I have been wanting to try this stitch for a while now and I decided a baby blanket was the perfect opportunity. To get the full effect of the optical illusion this  easy stitch creates I needed …

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Crochet Half Square Triangle | Free Pattern | Granny Square | Two Tones | The Unraveled Mitten

Learn to Crochet the Half Square Triangle Granny

I have a deep love for quilts. My grandma is an amazing quilter and for nearly my entire life I’ve had one of her creations adorn my bed and now my girls each have one too. Her and I even made one together. [Sigh] I love that blanket. I am actually cozied up in it …

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Crochet S'more Dishcloth pattern

The “I Need S’more Dishcloths” Free Crochet Pattern

Welcome friends from the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups! I am so excited to be a part of this fun Summer Activities Crochet-Along. Want to join in the fun? It’s not too late you can find more information here. My “theme” is camping. Growing up I camped with my family nearly every weekend of the …

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How to Crochet a Freeze Pop Cozy || The Unraveled Mitten

How to Crochet a Freeze Pop Cozy!

With three kids, Freeze Pops are a summer staple at our house. My girls always want me to wrap it up in a paper towel so their little hands don’t freeze. As a stay-at-home mom I am always on the hunt for ways we can save a little money. Paper towels are expensive people!! I …

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10 places to find color inspiration for your next crochet project

10 Places to Find Color Inspiration for Your Next Crochet Project!

So there you are staring at your yarn stash… again… trying to pick the PERFECT color for that awesome new pattern you want to crochet. Maybe you take a few out to see how they look together, maybe you even go as far as starting the pattern. But ultimately you just can’t commit. Sound familiar? …

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