All posts tagged: Blocks

Vibrant Vintage Crochet Blanket Reboot – Main Info Page (2018 VVCAL)

Hi, y’all! This is going to be a long post, so please kindly make your way to the bottom, taking in all the information. The answer to your burning question just might get answered in this very post! I promise I’ve hammered everything into neat bullet lists for quick reading. Let’s jump right in! Advertisements

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One Love: A free pattern for Granny Square Day

Happy Granny Square Day 2017! If you’ve been under a rock, and aren’t sure what this is, peruse the IG hashtag and you won’t be disappointed. Susan of  IG @suregal27 has coordinated this wonderful opportunity for everyone to make a virtual granny square blanket via the hashtag. If you have a favorite square pattern, make one, take a pic, and post it under the tag! Join in on the fun! I have some free patterns over in my Ravelry store, like my faves from the Vibrant Vintage Blanket CAL. Or try the Perfect Granny Square if you’re looking for something more traditional. And if you’re still looking for something, I couldn’t resist the opportunity to write up this free square pattern, the One Love Granny Square ❤️ I used Scheepjes Stone Washed XL and a size 5.5mm hook for this sample, but I’ve tried it with a few other weights and hooks, and it’s wonderful! Find Stonewashed and its XL buddy at LoveKnitting* (US), WoolWarehouse* (UK), and KnottyHouse* (CA), and other Scheepjes retailers. Trust me, …

Crochet Motif – Amanda and Crystal Squares

Amanda and Crystal Squares Related Links Vibrant Vintage main info page (2016) Quick-download Vibrant Vintage Blanket PDF (Etsy) – The entire VVCAL 33-squares collection, condensed and updated for clarity, in a tidy 20-page PDF, along with my preferred joining method and the updated wide lace VVCAL border. Yes, all of these patterns are available separately for free linked below, but the updated and condensed printable PDF has everything for the Vibrant Vintage Blanket in one easy-to-print place for a small fee of $4. (Includes charts and written instruction.) You may also find this PDF on Craftsy, if you prefer. VVCAL Ravelry ebook – Neat photos of all 33 squares, each with a link to its blog post. Favorite the patterns, add them to your queue, see others’ projects, and more! VVCAL Facebook Group – Vibrant Vintage CAL (official) My main FB group – CypressTextiles Tree Huggers This CAL has been rebooted! (2018) Here is a link to the VVCAL Reboot Main info page. Have fun! Those squares coordinate with these. Go wild! Recommended Yarns Try …

Crochet Motif – Teresa and Carolyn Squares

Teresa and Carolyn Squares Related Links Vibrant Vintage main info page (2016) Quick-download Vibrant Vintage Blanket PDF (Etsy) – The entire VVCAL 33-squares collection, condensed and updated for clarity, in a tidy 20-page PDF, along with my preferred joining method and the updated wide lace VVCAL border. Yes, all of these patterns are available separately for free linked below, but the updated and condensed printable PDF has everything for the Vibrant Vintage Blanket in one easy-to-print place for a small fee of $4. (Includes charts and written instruction.) You may also find this PDF on Craftsy, if you prefer. VVCAL Ravelry ebook – Neat photos of all 33 squares, each with a link to its blog post. Favorite the patterns, add them to your queue, see others’ projects, and more! VVCAL Facebook Group – Vibrant Vintage CAL (official) My main FB group – CypressTextiles Tree Huggers This CAL has been rebooted! (2018) Here is a link to the VVCAL Reboot Main info page. Have fun! Those squares coordinate with these. Go wild! Recommended Yarns Try …

Crochet Motif – Sarah and Rose Squares

Sarah and Rose Squares Related Links Vibrant Vintage main info page (2016) Quick-download Vibrant Vintage Blanket PDF (Etsy) – The entire VVCAL 33-squares collection, condensed and updated for clarity, in a tidy 20-page PDF, along with my preferred joining method and the updated wide lace VVCAL border. Yes, all of these patterns are available separately for free linked below, but the updated and condensed printable PDF has everything for the Vibrant Vintage Blanket in one easy-to-print place for a small fee of $4. (Includes charts and written instruction.) You may also find this PDF on Craftsy, if you prefer. VVCAL Ravelry ebook – Neat photos of all 33 squares, each with a link to its blog post. Favorite the patterns, add them to your queue, see others’ projects, and more! VVCAL Facebook Group – Vibrant Vintage CAL (official) My main FB group – CypressTextiles Tree Huggers This CAL has been rebooted! (2018) Here is a link to the VVCAL Reboot Main info page. Have fun! Those squares coordinate with these. Go wild! Recommended Yarns Try …

Crochet Motif – Wanda and Emily Squares

Wanda and Emily Squares Related Links Vibrant Vintage main info page (2016) Quick-download Vibrant Vintage Blanket PDF (Etsy) – The entire VVCAL 33-squares collection, condensed and updated for clarity, in a tidy 20-page PDF, along with my preferred joining method and the updated wide lace VVCAL border. Yes, all of these patterns are available separately for free linked below, but the updated and condensed printable PDF has everything for the Vibrant Vintage Blanket in one easy-to-print place for a small fee of $4. (Includes charts and written instruction.) You may also find this PDF on Craftsy, if you prefer. VVCAL Ravelry ebook – Neat photos of all 33 squares, each with a link to its blog post. Favorite the patterns, add them to your queue, see others’ projects, and more! VVCAL Facebook Group – Vibrant Vintage CAL (official) My main FB group – CypressTextiles Tree Huggers This CAL has been rebooted! (2018) Here is a link to the VVCAL Reboot Main info page. Have fun! Those squares coordinate with these. Go wild! Recommended Yarns Try …