NEW + trending patterns you'll want to make right now

Published on 30 July 2021 By Milly Youngs 2 min read

Cook ups with friends, dancing at your niece’s wedding, real freakin’ life hugs, the IRL (in real life) season has begun! With that comes more occasions to gift loved ones, more netflix and knitting downtime needed to recharge, and a whole lotta DIY home decor to play hostess with the mostess. Of course, we’re taking heed, we’re still sewing facemasks aplenty, finding cute ways to carry our essentials - hello sausage dog sanitizer cover, and lots of us, including the LoveCrafts crew, are working from home if we can (rocking the WFH wardrobe, naturally). Read on for the best of the new in knitting patterns and latest crochet patterns.

    Chic & comfy is the new cool

    Bouvardia Top by MissBananaCrafts

    "You only need to master single crochet and slip stitch to make this crochet top! The combination of your favorite colors with the puffy sleeves and sporty V-neck is so perfect for lounging around or going out. Have I mentioned it is also reversible? Grab your hook now! A cute yet comfortable crochet top is coming right up!"

    Bouvardia Top
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    Bouvardia Top

    By Missbananacrafts

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    The coolest crop on the block

    Lindsey at justtheworsted has designed this retro cool, crochet cropped tee in sizes XS-5X. Made in cotton or acrylic DK yarn, the pattern includes instructions for colour changing charts that even confident beginners can follow along with!

    Shop the Block Party Tee

    The Block Party Tee is a playful design that conjures up the colorful festivity of a city coming to life in the summertime — with the jangle of ice cream trucks, the sensation of an ice cold drink in your hand, and balmy evenings on the stoop." Lindsey of justtheworsted

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    About the author

    Milly Youngs

    Milly is Digital Content Editor at LoveCrafts. Milly’s mission is to bring people everyday moments of joy through craft. Have an idea for a post? Send your idea to Milly, she loves receiving new submissions! When Milly’s not editing you’ll find her with a freshly ground coffee, sewing or collaging in her craft nook.

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