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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The Mystic Cowl designed by ELK Studio #freecrochet #crochetpattern #cowl

Mystic Cowl!

If you loved the Mystic Beanie….the latest pattern is called Mystic Cowl is perfect for you because it matches the beanie.  It’s versatile and can easily be made into a long scarf if you wanted just be increasing the beginning chain stitches!  I also tried out a new yarn….If you’ve never used the Cascade Pacific, […]

Autumn Dew - A Free Crochet Beanie hat by ELK Studio

Autumn Dew – A Free Crochet Beanie Hat!

I know….I know….It’s still warm in so many parts of the country but when it hits you, you gotta roll with it. Autumn Dew looks great on the hubby, but I’m confident with the right colors it would look perfect on anyone! Don’t forget to Favorite or Queue Autumn Dew in Ravelry! Hint: If this […]

Morning Sky Free Crochet Summer Hat by ELK Studio

Morning Sky – A Free Crochet Summer Hat!

Here’s another free crochet hat called Morning Sky and it’s just in time for the summer months ahead. It’s open and airy which leaves room for the nice breeze to keep you cool while still protecting you from the sun. This was my first experience using a variegated yarn for a hat, and I must […]

Insanely Simple Slouchy Hat

Incredibly Simple Slouchy Hat – Free Pattern!

Are you ready for a simple slouchy hat pattern that’s quick and uses only one skein of yarn?  Yea, me too especially since the holidays are coming up so quickly! I haven’t played around with chunky yarn very much in my crochet experience but since having used it while making a free cowl pattern from […]

Perfectly Simple Elegance Shawl by ELK Studio #pattern #freepattern  #crochet

Perfectly Elegant Shawl!

Sometimes less is more……The Perfectly Simple Elegance Shawl is just that for you.  I’m like most of you and ready for some warmer weather, so I picked up my spring and summer yarn last week and starting crochet.  My intent when I sat down to start on the shawl was to work up something using […]