Giant, squishy, octopus

Almofada Polvo…❤


I absolutely love Bernat Blanket Yarn, and the new brights are so beautiful, I wanted to make something with them. Since I was already having fun with my smaller octopus pattern, I decided a giant octopus would be perfect. My daughter wanted me to make her one too, so I got to play around with the pattern a bit and came up with these soft, squishy friends.


ch: chain

sc: single crochet

sl st: slip stitch

inc: increase (2 single crochets in one loop)

dec: decrease (pull yarn through loop, pull yarn through second loop, yarn over and pull through all loops)

Materials needed:

L (8mm) crochet hook

Bernat Blanket yarn – 10.5 ounce size (2 balls of main color, 1 ball of vintage white)

30mm safety eyes

Black worsted weight yarn

Yarn needle

Poly-fil (I used a full 50 oz bag for each of them)


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A is for apple, B is for bowl

Carina's Crafts

spaghetti yarn fruit bowl

Fruit Bowl – spaghetti yarn pattern

Finished size: 9 cm x 30 cm [3 ½ in x 12 in]


Spaghetti yarn [I used Lincraft brand]

Crochet hook: size 10 mm [USA size P]



Abbreviations: ch= chain, sc = single crochet st=stitch rnd=round

Notes: American crochet abbreviations used {sc [USA] = dc [UK/Australian]

This bowl is crocheted in the round, i.e. the rows or rounds are not joined it is worked in a spiral form.

Rnd 1: Ch 2, 8 sc in second ch from hook. Do not join, place marker.

Rnd 2: 2 Sc in each sc around. [16 sc total] Do not join, place marker.

Rnd 3: [2 Sc in the next sc, sc in the next sc] around. [24 sc total]. Do not join, place marker.

Rnd 4: [2 Sc in the next sc, sc in the next 2 sc] around. [32 sc total]. Do…

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Super TED Free Amigurumi Pattern

Tales of Twisted Fibers

Super TED - free amigurumi pattern by Tales of Twisted Fibers Hiya all! This is Super TED, a tiny little superhero teddy bear.

Super TED - free amigurumi pattern by Tales of Twisted Fibers During the day, he’s like just any other sweet little teddy bear, a friend to little kids. But once the lullabies are sung and the little ones drift into the dream world, Super TED turns into a warrior—a deadly 4-inch foe to monsters hiding under the bed. POW!

Super TED is a super simple—and free!—amigurumi pattern, perfect for beginners. For the more experienced, it’s still a fun and quick stash busting project.


Super TED - free amigurumi pattern by Tales of Twisted FibersIf you liked this free amigurumi pattern, would you please consider making a small donation to an organization that works for animal welfare in Nepal?

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Free Pattern: Double Strapped Slippers

Ideia quentinha para esquentar os pés…
está em inglês, e tem um video para nos ajudar =D


The first ever YouTube tutorial that I created was for these slippers. I had so many requests for a pattern from countless Instagram crochet buddies. I really don’t like writing patterns but it is something that I need to get use to. Instead of writing a pattern I made a video which seemed like it would be much more fun. I loved making it, but I know a written pattern needs to be made. It’s time to stop putting this off! I receive a lot of emails and questions about this pattern, so I will make it as informative as I can.

IMG_9606KEEP IN MIND… These slippers can be customized to fit any shoe size. You’ll need to figure out how many stitches fit around the widest part of the toe box area of your foot. If you’re not sure, you can take the size hook you are using and…

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Manta em crochê zigzag

Boa noite… Hoje trago um post especial, de uma manta infantil que fiz. Utilizei o gráfico disponível pela Sônia Maria do blog “Falando de crochet”. Um super blog pra quem quer aprender crochê. Altas dicas, passo a passo, receitas, e … Continuar a ler