Stay Strong Beanie by ELK Studio #crochet #freepattern #craft #DIY

Stay Strong Beanie!

For any of you that follow me, you know that giving my hats away for charity or to someone in need is very important to me. I have a friend whose brother is going through chemotherapy right now and while there isn’t much I can do for him…..the Stay Strong Beanie will hopefully put a […]

ELK Studio's Saturday Crochet Show!  #freepatterns #crochetpatterns

ELK Studio’s Saturday Crochet Show #22

It’s time for another ELK Studio’s Saturday Crochet Show! I found some beautiful patterns that are sure to make a fashion statement for you this Spring and Summer! I hope you find some beautiful crochet inspiration! This Southern Comfort Hat by Elk Studio will keep the sun off your face in an elegant way.  The Rosaline Kimono by Kim Guzman absolutely […]

It’s Time for Summer!

Vintage Violet

Vintage Violet Shawl

How can you love one project more than the other? It’s getting really tough because I’m in love with this shawl. It’s my first “lacy” type of project, and it turned out just how I had in my mind.  If you know how to use the single crochet and double crochet stitches… can make this […]

Just to be Cute Slouchy Beanie by ELK Studio

“Just to be Cute” Slouchy Beanie

Please place in your Queue or Favorite on Ravelry! Some of the things women go through just to be cute.  I mean…. we wax our eyebrows, upper lips and other various places that I won’t even mention!  We wear high heel shoes that after 2 hours are killing our feet.  We spend countless amounts of […]

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It’s Time for Summer!

Ocean Splash Wrap

Ocean Splash Wrap!

Hello everyone!  I hope you’ll love my latest pattern called Ocean Splash!  The wonderful yarn is Cascade Ultra Pima Cotton!  You’ll love the softness and it really has a great shimmer too.  The yarn allows for great stitch definition and there are certainly enough different stitches in this pattern to keep you on your toes […]


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“Making it thru Monday” Crochet Review #88

Hello all!  I’ve done some thinking on how I could jazz up “Making it thru Monday”, and I wanted to make some changes.  You can see the “new rules” below. You will have 2 weeks to add your project to the latest “Making it thru Monday”. The top 5 in most clicks will be featured on […]

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Seasonal Bliss Beanie

Seasonal Bliss Beanie and Headband Patterns are Now Available!

After coordinating with my testers, multiple edits of the patterns, scheduling the photo shoot, editing the photos and loading it up to the store, I can finally breath again.  Whew!  It makes me exhausted just to think about it, but there’s no replacing the feeling of accomplishment to finally get a pattern ready to go! […]

Lines by ELK – Free Crochet Hat Pattern

I love when I get a new order from a customer and get free reign on the design.  I sat down a few nights ago and started working on a new design.  I had created the cross stitch boot cuffs a month or so ago and really loved that stitch, so I just tweaked around […]

Fresh Air Summer Scarf

Fresh Air – A Free Crochet Summer Scarf

Another fun summer scarf but this time I used Cascade ultra pima cotton and oh….. it’s so soft and the sheen  to the yarn is incredible.  I’ve made a couple of things using this yarn with one being this jacket.  It turned out fabulous too.  You simply can’t go wrong using this yarn. Queue or Favorite […]

ELK Studio Summer Shawl

Dixie Charm – A Free Summer Crochet Shawl Pattern

     Please Favorite or Queue in Ravelry! You know that I have to really love this Dixie Charm shawl for me to take a picture of myself and stick it on the blog!  I attended my granddaughter’s dedication yesterday and went to the closest to choose something to wear.  I bought the dress in […]

Just to be Cute Free Crochet Scarf by ELK Studio

“Just to be Cute” Free Crochet Scarf!

Please Queue or Favorite in Ravelry! When I made the “Just to be Cute” slouchy beanie, I already had in mind a matching scarf.  I loved using the Cascade ultra pima cotton and had a little of the skein left over from the hat with another full skein.  Yep, I used it ALL!  There isn’t […]