Polka Dot Cottage Category Archive for : crochet

Archive for crochet

Blues and greens, and bluish greens

Spring Poncho at Polka Dot Cottage

I am in love with these colors. Whether or not I will like them on my person in the form of a poncho is unclear. But I do really love these colors…

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Granny Square Sampler Revisited

Granny Square Sampler Revisited, at Polka Dot Cottage

Wherein I dig an unfinished project out of the basement and make some progress on it.

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Better late than never

Neutral Squares crochet blanket, at Polka Dot Cottage

Nine shades of worsted-weight brown yarn, a G hook, and I are pleased to present Neil’s blanket.

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That’s a wrap.

Scrap clay buttons from Polka Dot Cottage

I crocheted a nearly instant-gratification shawl, and made polymer clay buttons to go with it. Come take a look!

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Crochet Blanket #4

Afghan in progress, at Polka Dot Cottage

As I sit here in my cozy family room enjoying my Mod Floral Blanket, it strikes me as the perfect time to tell you about the other Christmas gift I was working on. I was unable to talk about it, since it was a surprise for Neil. Of course, it’s hard to surprise someone you […]

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Just the Patterns

Striped prototype, at Polka Dot Cottage

Good news! Now you can get some of my patterns by themselves (i.e. without tutorials). This is great, if you don’t need the hand-holding and just want the instructions. Save some moolah!

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Lakeside Forest Blanket – UPGRADED!

Lakeside Forest Blanket, pattern and step-by-step tutorial at Polka Dot Cottage

The Lakeside Forest Blanket pattern and tutorial PDF has been upgraded! It’s newly-formatted for a more pleasant reading experience. Come learn to make a straight-sided granny hexagon blanket even a teenager could love :-)

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Tackling the BIG Project: Crocheted Blankets

Tackling the BIG Project: challenges and strategies, a blog hop topic hosted by Polka Dot Cottage and CraftyPod

Polka Dot Cottage and CraftyPod are teaming up to bring you the Tackling the BIG Project Blog Hop! For my part, I talk about crocheting a blanket and tell you how an instant-gratification junkie like me, meets the challenges of dealing with a long-term project like the Mod Floral Blanket

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Crochet basics demonstrated, plus a winner!

Polka Dot Cottage Video Blog Episode 4: Crochet Basics for the Mod Floral Blanket

I made a video for you: learn how to do all of the crochet stitches necessary to make a Mod Floral Blanket! Also, a winner is announced for the blanket eBook giveaway.

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Mod Floral Blanket: coupon + giveaway!

Mod Floral Blanket eBook: crochet pattern + photo tutorial by Lisa Clarke

To celebrate the publication of my new crochet pattern and tutorial (The Mod Floral Blanket) I am giving away a copy to one lucky winner, and giving away 50% off coupons to the first 20 people to make a purchase. Come join the party!

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