How to join Granny Squares: 4 methods

How to join Granny Squares: 4 methods. You've just completed your last Granny Square. Now, the fun part: join them all! Nothing easier if you'll be using one of the 4 methods described below. Keep reading! Note: we used a contrasting…

Crochet bottle holder: Free Pattern

Can a crochet bottle holder be useful? Yes, of course! Never again without a bottle and never again without a crochet accessory! Giulia, aka @Giulyandcrochet shared with us a free pattern to make a comfortable and eco-friendly crochet…

How to make Christmas crochet pot holders: Free Pattern!

Christmas crochet pot holders? Why not! A nice accessory and a fast and fun gift idea! The Nordic style crochet "Nordic Xmas" potholders were made for us by a passionate designer and maker who is very popular on Instagram: Mara Fornasier. The…

Free Pattern: Christmas crochet decoration!

Christmas is approaching, and the decorations to adorn our home are never enough! For you a Free Pattern, to create a Christmas crochet decoration: a cute stuffed tree, designed by Lily of @Knothing_Usual (do you remember? Lily had also…

Guest Post - Easter bunny candle holder!

Easter is approaching! I'm Maria Elisa from Needles and Skeins and you are probably wondering what am I doing here, on BettaKnit's blog...sometimes you will see me as a guest of these virtual pages actually, because this is the first in…

Free Pattern for Striped crochet coasters

A way to recycle leftover Fettuccine? Here is a Free Pattern written by Maria Elisa of The Llams Blog to make crochet coasters. What stitches are involved? The simplest ones, on our YouTube channel you can find them all! The most difficult…

Guest Post - Crochet Rug

Hi everyone!! This is Alessandra, from Almalu's Place and it's a great pleasure for me being here on BettaKnit blog as a guest blogger! On my blog (and on my Instagram and Facebook) I share bits and pieces of my and my son's everyday…

iPad Cover for your "back to school" - Free Pattern

Hello from Maria Elisa by Needles and Skeins! Here another Guest Post on Bettaknit’s blog! September is now arrived and for many of us this means only one thing: the end of summer holidays and... "back to school" or "back to work"! To make…

Arm Knitting: how to make a giant blanket with your arms

Would you like a giant blanket, you too? Yes, one of those that have been all the rage on the web for a few years ... Those giant, super-warm and enveloping blankets that, with their look make your home cozy and warm, creating a very welcoming…

Tutorial for Granny Square

The Grandma's tile, better known as Granny Square, is an evergreen ... which of you does not have at least one at home? It is very versatile and can be used to do anything, from super-colorful 70's blankets to gorgeous garments. In recent…

Color Block Crochet Bag - Free Pattern

The crochet bag in summer is really a must-have! There are various types, but they are always beautiful to wear and out of time. Here is a Free Pattern for you, designed exclusively for Bettaknit by Liliana Buce of @knothing_usual, to create…

How to use leftover yarns for Christmas: Christmas Charms

Have you made your presents by hand and you have leftover yarn balls? Do you need an idea on how to use leftover yarns for Christmas? Gaia Segattini, who has been working with Bettaknit for a long time (here you find some of her creations),…

Free Pattern: crochet tablemat!

It's now time for parties, for gold and stars! So, this is a Free Pattern for you, to make a crochet tablemat! It will be an extra touch on your tables for the holidays! Let's see! What stitches did we use? The pattern level is intermediate,…

How to make Bat Wings for Halloween

Are you late for the most scary night of the year? No fear, with the "Nightmare" Tutorial that Gaia Segattini has made for us, you'll have in no time Bat Wings for Halloween and thus renew a simple black sweater. The base is our Forever…

How to customize a Christmas Jumper

Wearing a Christmas jumper is a timeless classic, better if decorated with Christmas motifs such as snowflakes and snowmen. Do you remember the sweater worn by Colin Firth in the Bridget Jones's Diary? Memorable scene by now, as well as the…

How to make macramè fringes

Macramè is a technique based on the tying of decorative knots that produce a very romantic, arabeggish finish. You can make macramè fringes to decorate your handmade scarves, your shawls, but even the bottom of a handbag... Once you have…