Free Crochet Pattern: Back Loop Ridge Dishcloth / Washcloth - this wonderful, textured dishcloth is a super quick crochet project with a fun twist, every row is worked in the back loops of the previous. Beginner friendly, it’s an easy choice for a take-along or work up a gift set tonight while watching your favorite TV show!
Free knitting pattern: Basketweave Baby Blanket - lightweight smaller baby blanket in a washable acrylic, has a lovely drape. The pattern is mid-level easy for the advanced beginner who has practiced and gained confidence in un-knitting a few stitches backwards, can drop stitches and fix a few rows back if needed, and can read their work along the way.
Free knitting pattern: Charcoal Charm Hat One of my very favorite hats, this neutral tri-color beanie is a classic. So many colors could be spun together to make other combinations. It's such fun to see these quick makes come together.
Knitting pattern: Double brim cozy warm winter hat in chunky Lion Brand Thick and Quick yarn, easy beginner pattern with variations for multiple yarn choices, includes tips and advice too
Free Crochet Pattern: Farmhouse Chunky Baskets, easy beginner pattern using Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick, simple handmade decor, farmhouse charm
Crochet: 5 Tips When Working With Black Yarn. I love black and dark gray and lots of dark colors, but working with it can be challenging...
Knitting - Cinnamon Swirl Beanie, super bulky and squishy with awesome texture. This pattern is beginner-friendly.