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30+ Dinosaur Crochet Patterns

30+ Dinosaur Crochet Patterns

Dinosaurs are always a kid favorite, and these dinosaur crochet patterns are perfect gifts for little ones or those who never gave up on having a favorite dino! These patterns are fun, and easy, and include mini dinos, larger animals, blankets, wearables, and more....

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20 Free Crochet Dragon Patterns

20 Free Crochet Dragon Patterns

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced crocheter, practicing your crochet techniques with these free crochet dragon patterns will guarantee some fun and a conversation starter in your home or office. These 20 dragon crochet patterns are great to make for...

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30+ Crochet Octopus Patterns

30+ Crochet Octopus Patterns

Crochet octopus patterns are so fun to stitch and are a popular choice for gifts for babies and others. These adorable little guys will steal your heart right out of the ocean. An octopus is a great project for a beginner and mastering the octopus can be the...

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40 Baby Boy Crochet Hat Patterns

40 Baby Boy Crochet Hat Patterns

Hats are extremely important to babies! Whether they're going outdoors or not, a hat is a good accessory that keeps their head warm and safe from sunburns. Read on about these baby boy crochet hat patterns to learn more about crochet baby hat sizing, choosing the best...

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55 Unique Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

55 Unique Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

Introduction to Crochet Baby Blankets Blankets are of paramount importance for babies. Not only do unique baby blanket crochet patterns provide warmth and comfort, but they also serve as a soft spot for the baby to lie down.  Handmade blankets are a special touch...

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Mermaids and Monkeys is all about the kids! With whimsical patterns and silly new toys, this blog is made for fun and creativity.

It’s the perfect blog if you’re looking for gift ideas for a new expectant mother or for your grandbabies! From baby accessories to elegant little clothes, you’ll never be short on a gift idea again. And with all the dreamy homeware projects, you can create the bedroom of any child’s dreams.

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30+ Dinosaur Crochet Patterns

Dinosaurs are always a kid favorite, and these dinosaur crochet patterns are perfect gifts for little ones or those who never gave up on having a favorite dino! These patterns are fun, and easy, and include mini dinos, larger animals,…

20 Free Crochet Dragon Patterns

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced crocheter, practicing your crochet techniques with these free crochet dragon patterns will guarantee some fun and a conversation starter in your home or office. These 20 dragon crochet patterns are great to…

30+ Crochet Octopus Patterns

Crochet octopus patterns are so fun to stitch and are a popular choice for gifts for babies and others. These adorable little guys will steal your heart right out of the ocean. An octopus is a great project for a…

33 Free and Easy Small Crochet Flower Patterns

Introduction to Crochet Flower Patterns Small crochet flowers are a great way to finish a project that needs a little extra something. They make the perfect embellishment when added to headbands, blankets, sweaters, and more, and can even be used…

30+ Easy Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns

Introduction to Crochet Baby Blankets Here is a collection of some simple patterns for easy and crochet baby blankets. These unique baby blanket crochet patterns are easy to follow and with the right yarn can create a very cute baby…

40 Baby Boy Crochet Hat Patterns

Hats are extremely important to babies! Whether they’re going outdoors or not, a hat is a good accessory that keeps their head warm and safe from sunburns. Read on about these baby boy crochet hat patterns to learn more about…

55 Unique Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

Introduction to Crochet Baby Blankets Blankets are of paramount importance for babies. Not only do unique baby blanket crochet patterns provide warmth and comfort, but they also serve as a soft spot for the baby to lie down.  Handmade blankets…

25 Fun Christmas Crochet Hat Patterns for Kids

25 Fun Christmas Crochet Hat Patterns for Kids With Christmas comes the cold, which requires warmer layers and warming accessories. Rather than gifting the children in your life with regular hats this holiday season, why not give them something festive…

26 Fun Crochet Toys for the Holidays

26 Fun Crochet Toys for the Holidays What’s Christmas without fun and adventurous crochet projects? Fill this holiday season with crochet toy projects that will fill your home with more joy than ever before.  Below you’ll find a fun selection…

12 Crochet Sweater Patterns for Kids

12 Crochet Sweater Patterns for Kids One of the cutest things is a kid in a sweater. I personally love kids sweaters because they’re always so colorful and fun, and authentically represent the imagination and playfulness of children.  Whether the…

13 Spooky Crochet Hat Patterns for Kids

13 Spooky Crochet Hat Patterns for Kids It may still be a couple of months away, but Halloween is definitely near! Which is why this is the right time to start (if you haven’t already started) to make some Halloween-inspired…

15 Adorable Crochet Baby Mobiles

15 Adorable Crochet Baby Mobiles If you’re looking for some crochet projects that are outside the box, look no further. Crochet baby mobiles are colorful, fun and creative. If you’re an expectant parent or know one, you can whip a…

12 Kid’s Summer Crochet Hat Patterns

12 Kid’s Summer Crochet Hat Patterns These crochet hat patterns for beginners are the perfect way to keep your kids safe this summer. Warm weather keeps getting hotter every year and the sun’s rays are more and more dangerous. You…

20 Newborn Crochet Hat Patterns

20 Newborn Crochet Hat Patterns What’s almost as precious as a tiny little newborn baby? A newborn crochet hat to fit their head! If you’re looking for free crochet baby patterns, this list is here for you. If you haven’t…

10 Fedora Hat Crochet Patterns for Kids

10 Fedora Hat Crochet Patterns for Kids Fedoras are timeless and quirky. They’re the type of crochet hat that requires style and confidence. And kids love them. These free crochet hat patterns are perfect for sparking smiles and joy into…

Baby Moss Stitch Mittens Crochet Pattern

Winter is still lingering around and I’m sure all of us are growing tired of the chilly weather. If you’re looking for a soft, cozy pattern to warm up winter, make these crochet baby mittens. These crochet mittens are adorable…

16 Free Crochet Doll Patterns

16 Free Crochet Doll Patterns Are you getting bored crocheting hats and scarves? Or maybe you’re just in a creative slump, in need of some inspiration. Crochet doll patterns are creative, fun and unique. The perfect project you excited to…

30 Crochet Pillow Patterns for Kid’s Rooms

30 Crochet Pillow Patterns for Kid’s Rooms Do you love your kids and want some crochet patterns that will really excite them? You’re in luck because the new toys of the season are crochet pillows. They’re snuggly and fun to…

17 Crochet Baby Girl Headbands

17 Crochet Baby Girl Headbands There are plenty of small projects out there to occupy your time. But one of the cutest crochet projects that get overlooked is the crochet headband. Specifically baby headbands. That’s why I’ve gathered up all…

Kid’s Heart Mittens Crochet Pattern

Download the ad-free pattern here. I’m so excited to share these crochet mittens with you. This mitten pattern is so sweet and creative, just like kids. These mittens are made in a silver color with a lavender crochet heart in…

Children’s Heart Sweater Crochet Pattern

If you’re looking for a sweet crochet sweater to make for your kids, this children’s sweater is perfect – it has a big crochet heart in the center of it. This falls into the list of great crochet top patterns…

17 Crochet Baby Hat Patterns

17 Crochet Baby Hat Patterns One of the greatest joys in life is welcoming a new baby into the world. Being there when they’re just beginning their little lives. It’s always nice to show up to the hospital with a…

15 Easy Crochet Flower Patterns

15 Easy Crochet Flower Patterns You’re about to learn how to crochet a flower today with one of these amazing yet easy crochet flower patterns. Once you find your favorite pattern, you’ll end up making them over and over again….

Children’s One Button Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Some of my favorite crochet projects are patterns for kids. They’re easy to make and really creative. And while I know Easter is a ways away, this children’s crochet cardigan pattern is perfect for it. The whole crochet sweater is…

25 Crochet Baby Bootie Patterns

25 Crochet Baby Bootie Patterns Babies are adorable and it can be really fun to crochet things for them. Out of all the crochet projects out there, I enjoy crocheting baby booties the most. They’re fast, easy to follow and…

Baby Bunny Comforter Crochet Pattern

Vamp up your baby blankets game by adding this cute baby bunny to it! It serves with a dual purpose as a stuffed toy that your baby would love to cuddle on, while keeping them warm throughout. Perfect for gifting,…

15 Adorable Animal Themed Crochet Baby Blanket

15 Adorable Animal Themed Crochet Baby Blanket With so many patterns out there for crochet baby blankets, it can be hard to make a choice. What color do you want, and what texture? How big? Is this crochet pattern special…

Mrs Fox Toy Crochet Pattern

This is sure to be a hit with any little one! Heck, I think I might even make one for myself! Scroll down for the complete free pattern or get the ad-free, printable PDF pattern here. Waking up on Christmas morning…

Mr Fox Toy Crochet Pattern

I mean is there anything cuter than Mr. Fox?! What is even better is there is a Mrs. Fox too! Scroll down for the complete free pattern or get the ad-free, printable PDF here. If you’re looking for a youthful, fun…

Pom Pom Slippers Crochet Pattern

A gift that only takes a short time and will be treasured for a lifetime? Yes, please! And this pom pom crochet slippers will be just that. It’s soft, comfortable, and cozy for the little ones. Not to mention, it’s…

Baby Pom Pom Hat Crochet Pattern

We’re coming in hot with this pom pom hat pattern you would surely adore! Why not? It keeps your little one warm and adds an extra dash of cuteness to their get up. Try this pattern now or get the…

Bobble Stitch Blanket Crochet Pattern

Prefer an ad-free, printable version? Download it here. If you’re looking for a whimsical crochet pattern to flex your creativity, you’ve found it. The Bobble Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket is an incredible pattern that is easy to follow and really…

Pretty Witch Hat Crochet Pattern

Who knew you could stay cute during Halloween? This pattern is great for a momma and me set, that you could partner up with your little ones. You can try different color combos for the hat and the edges to…

Girls Pom Pom Storage Basket Crochet Pattern

What’s the best crochet project if not something that’s both functional AND cute? That’s exactly why we love this basket. It’ll add a pop of color to your little girl’s room while keeping her toys away. So stitch one fast…

Girls Sleepy Teddy Pillow Crochet Pattern

When you’re little you can never have too many sweet, snuggly friends. Especially when it comes to bedtime.  If your child has trouble falling asleep, the Sleepy Bear Crochet Pillow is the perfect companion. This cozy crochet pillow is the…

Children’s Pastel Stripes Sweater Crochet Pattern

Children have a wild, creative imagination. Open their closet and it’s full of bright beautiful colors and patterns. That’s why I absolutely love this Pastel Stripe Crochet Sweater Pattern! It’s so colorful and exciting that any child would love it!…

Peter Pan Collar Crochet Pattern

If you’re feeling motivated and are looking for the perfect crochet project to start off this season, look no further than the Crochet Peter Pan Collar.  It’s simple and fun, and the perfect way to get that creative energy flowing!…

Primrose Stitch Sun Hat Crochet Pattern

As the sun’s rays beam down hotter every day, your child is in need of some protection from the heat. And while sunscreen is a necessity, why not stitch them the Primrose Stitch Sun Crochet Hat as an added measure!…

Bow Tie Teddy Crochet Pattern

I’m a firm believer that a child can never have too many stuffed animals. When I was little, my room was filled to the brim with bunnies and dolls, and teddy bears. So, keeping with that tradition here’s the Bow…

17 Simple Crochet Patterns for Kid’s Hats

17 Simple Crochet Patterns for Kid’s Hats I’ve been on a crochet hat kick lately, so I’ve been making a lot of them.  This is due partly to the fact that they can be made in large volumes—hey, the holiday…