Monday, September 1, 2014

Rosie's Classic Dog Dog Sweater Crochet Pattern

I have been working on up-dating 
this pattern for a while.
I am so happy it is ready for its 
It has been retested, reedited, 
 and LOTS of pictures added.
It is a complete photo tutorial.

This pattern is Named after my beautiful Dog
Rosie Bell
She has been modeling since we rescued her at 12 weeks.
She is a Chihuahua.
She is sweet, loving and loves to model.

You can find this pattern in my shops:

This pattern is  a complete photo tutorial to help you.
It has the sizes for:
Sizes : Note These Sizes are approximates.
M ( 11-15 lb dogs)
S (8-10 lb dogs)
XS (5-7 lb dogs)
XXS (2-4 lb dogs)
As well as info to measure you dogs.
It is stitched in all hdc for nice 
warm sweater for the cooler months.
If you made one for your pooch,
Please, feel free to post a pic to my face book page.
I love to see others designs with my patterns.

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Mini Hats - Crochet Pattern Collection of Mini Hats

This is a fun Collection of Mini Hat 
Free Crochet Patterns.
These are called "Mini Hats" 
Because the sit on top of the head.
You can add ties to keep them on.
 They are intended as photo props or 
for fun costumes, not for warmth.

The Model in this photograph is my Dog,
He is a professional Dog Model.
He loves to model and is paid a very high salary,
of  dog treats
for every modeling session.
He often" whines" for a raise, and I am so
 appreciative of his work that
 I  have been known to give him 
several "raises" in one photo session.

These fun Little Hats can be used for 
human photo props too!
They are perfect for setting on a baby's head,  
or even as on a adults head for fun!

All these crochet patterns 
are written by me,
Sara Sach of

Just Click the name of the Pattern You want,
And it will take you to the blog 
where the Free pattern is located.

I think These Little Mini Hats 
are so much fun.
I several more ideas in my head
 for some more.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Design our own Wig Contest!!

Design Your Own Crochet Wig Contest!!!

Come join us in a fun Contest!
Please, Comment below 
if you are planning on participating!

1. You must use my Free Crochet pattern 
as the base of your Wig.
You can find it here: 

You can make it any color or
 combination of colors, 
and you can add any 
embellishments you like.
(You do not have to use the bow.)

2. You must submit a picture of your
 entry by Sept.19th.
Winner will be chosen on
Sept 30th

How to submit a picture:
You can post to my
 facebook page at 
or you can email it to me 
by using the contact tab
 here on the blog.

You can submit as a many entries as you want!!

What prize?
You want a prize for the winner?

Winner Will Receive......

Wait for it....
Wait for it......

yes!!!!!  That's right!!!!



The Style and Colors
 have yet to be announced.
I mean, does it really matter?
It's yarn!!!
So go ahead and get
 started on your wig,
and keep checking back!!!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Mini Elf Hat Crochet Pattern

Are you ready for Christmas?
And Christmas Pictures?
Here is a little Elf Hat to get you started.

This is such a cute little hat.
 I was inspired by the hat
Will Ferrell Wore in
It is my all time favorite 
Christmas movie.
And The fun thing 
about this hat ,
 is you can make it in
 any color combination, 
and use it for a photo prop, 
or party hat!

Please, hop over to
and add this pattern
 to your favorites.
Mini Elf Hat Crochet Pattern
By Sara Sach

Skill: Easy

Materials :
Yarn - Red Heart - Super saver (4)
 Spring greenC1, Golden rod C2,  Red C3

Chain ( ch)
Single crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
half Double crochet ( hdc)

 Note : The Top of the hat is worked in rounds.

R : 1 - With C1, Ch 3, 4 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook. 
Mark your rounds with a stitch marker.
R : 2 - *1 sc in the next st, 2 sc in the next st, repeat from *  .
R : 3 - 1 sc in the next st, *2 sc in the next, 
1 sc in the next 2 sts, repeat from *
R : 4 - 1 sc in the next 3 sts, 2 sc in the st, repeat
R : 5 - 1 sc in the next 2 sts, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around hat,
R : 6 - 1 sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, repeat around,
R : 7 - Repeat R: 6
R : 8 - 1 sc in the next 4 sts, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around
R : 9 - 1 sc in next 5 sts, 2 sc in the next st, repeat
R : 10 - 1 sc in each sc around,
R : 11-13 - Repeat R : 10
R : 14  - change to C2, ch 2, 1 hdc in each sc around,
 join to 1st hdc with a sl st, ch 2
R : 15 - 1 hdc in each sc around, join to 1st hdc with a sl st, ch 1
R : 16 - Change  to C1, 1 sc in each hdc, join, ch 1
R : 17- 1 sc in each sc, join, ch 1
R : 18 - 1 sc in each sc, join, tie off, weave in ends.

Leaf - With C4. ch 7, 1 sc in the 2nd and 3rd ch, 1 hdc in the next 2 chs, 
1 sc in the next 2 chs, 
1 sc in the 1st 2 chs, 1 hdc in the next 2 chs, 1 sc in the next 2 chs,
 join to the 1st sc, tie off leaving a 10 inch yarn tail.

Place Leaf on the hat at the band line, and sew in place.
I think this hat would 
look great in Purple and silver, 
with a pink leaf!

What color Combination
 do you like?

Maximo is ready for 
his Christmas Pictures.
Early Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Frankenstein Tuesday Treasury Crochet Pattern Collection

10 fun Frankenstein 
Crochet Patterns 

Just click the Name of the pattern,
 and it will take you to the pattern.

The Designer is listed
 under the pattern name.

Jennifer Hatch

Snappy Tots

Posh Pooch Designs

Manda Lynn's Crochet

Articles of a Domestic Goddess

Tera Kulling

Carolina Guzman

Manda Lynn's Crochet

Snappy Tots

Red Heart

These crochet patterns
are all So fun!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Lace Pumpkin Wrap Shawl Crochet Pattern

I have been working on this 
Wrap For about 3 weeks.
I wanted it to be elegant, classy 
and yet casual all at the same time.

I decided to go with a fall color,
 but this wrap can be worked
 in any colors and be wonderful to wear.
I absolutely love how it turned out.
I used the open wave pattern,
 but stair stepped the rows to
make a fun design.

Please pop over to
and add this pattern 
to your favorites.

Lace Pumpkin Wrap Shawl Crochet pattern
By Sara Sach

Skill - intermediate
(I put the skill at intermediate, but there are no tricky stitches or techniques)

 Hook- J
Yarn- Caron Simply Soft (4) - Pumpkin 6 oz
Other yarns that will work -
I Love This yarn (4)  or Red Heart Soft, also Vanna's Choice

Chain: (ch)
Single Crochet ( sc)
Half Double Crochet ( hdc)
Double Crochet ( dc)
Triple Crochet ( tr)
Skip a stitch ( sk)

Note: Ch1 at end  of rows is a turning ch, does not count as a st.

R : 1 - Ch 172, 1 hdc in the 2nd ch and in each ch across, ch 1, turn
( 171 hdc  )

R : 2 - 1sc in the 1st 3 hdc,
*ch1, sk 1, 1hdc, ch1, sk1,   1 dc, ch1, sk1,    1tr, ch1, sk1,   1dc, ch1, sk1,
 1hdc, ch1, sk1,    1sc in the next 3 hdc*

Repeat From * to * across Row, ch 1, turn
(12 wave patterns, 3 sc)

R : 3- 1 hdc in each st across, ch 1, turn ( 171 hdc)

R : 4 - 1 tr in the 1st 3 hdc, ch1, sk1,   1dc, ch1, sk1,   1hdc, ch1, sk1,

*1 sc in the next 3 hdc, ch1, sk 1,    1hdc, ch1, sk1,   1dc, ch1, sk1,
1tr, ch1, sk 1,   dc, ch1,sk1,  1 hdc, ch1, sk1 *

Repeat From * to * across row 11 times,

ending row with  3 sc, ch1, sk1,    1hdc, ch1 sk1,    1dc, ch1 sk1,  3 tr, ch1 turn

( 11 wave patterns, 2 half waves - 1 on each end)

R : 5 - 1 hdc in each st across, ch 1, turn ( 171 hdc)

R : 6 - 1 hdc in each st across, ch 15, turn ( 171 hdc, 15 chs)

R : 7 - 1 hdc in the 2nd ch and in each ch, 1 hdc in the next 157 sts,
 leaving the last 14 sts unworked, ch1 turn.  ( 171 hdc)

Repeat R : 2-7 - 8 more times, for 9 stair steps.

You can do more repeats for larger wrap is desired.

For finished edge - sc evenly around all the edges. 
 Front of Wrap
Back of wrap when worn.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Apples! Crochet Pattern Round-up

Fun Assortment of 
Apple Crochet patterns!
The Pattern is listed below the picture, 
with the designer's name underneath.

Just click the name of the Pattern
 you want to see.

Petals to Pecots

By Posh Pooch Designs

Baca Creations

My Sweet Potato 3

Jocelyn Sass

Crochet Cauldron

You Drive me Crafty

Repeat Crafter me 

Carolina Guzman

Pattern Paradise

Micah Makes

Isn't This a Fun collection 
of Apples to Crochet?

For Even More Apple 
Crochet patterns,
Check out this Round- Up
From Moogly

Have fun and remember..
"An Apple A Day, 
keeps the Doctor away."