FREE Patterns

Welcome to my FREE patterns. I hope you enjoy making them as much as I did creating them. I’m always here to help so if you need me, send me an email to Happy Crocheting xo

The Sunshine Cushion

A beautiful cushion to fill any room with happiness. Well here it is! My first blog post and free crochet pattern.  I’m usually not one for many words and when I do try to write, I feel that it either isn’t going to be good enough or I’m just rambling on. So keep this in … Continue reading The Sunshine Cushion

Crochet Minecraft Blanket

As promised here is the pattern for the Minecraft Blanket that I made my Mr A.  It’s an easy to pattern to follow as it’s just made up of placing the granny squares in the appropriate positions to get the picture you want to portray. And lucky for me, Minecraft is a pixel game made … Continue reading Crochet Minecraft Blanket

Wheel Of Hope Mandala

Here is my first mandala pattern. I think I have caught the bug making these beautiful designs. I already have another pattern in the works and hope to share that with you once it’s finished.   So here it is… Materials: Your choice of yarn Appropriate size hook for yarn Scissors Yarn needle Notes: This … Continue reading Wheel Of Hope Mandala

Sunny Snowflake Pattern

Hey there! ‘Tis the season to be jolly fa la la la laa la la la laa, okay I don’t want to get too carried away. So with that in mind, I came up with a snowflake pattern and here it is… Materials: Crochet yarn of your choosing Hook size to correspond with yarn Scissors … Continue reading Sunny Snowflake Pattern

Kaleidoscope Granny Square

As promised I’m trying to catch up with writing out my patterns in order to share them with you. Here is one I did today and I hope you like it, I really look forward to seeing the creations you come up with, all the different colour combinations, colours etc and what you actually make … Continue reading Kaleidoscope Granny Square

Spinosa Square Pattern

I have a plan, a dream, a desire.  Call it what you will but I want to see this through till the end… if there ever is an end. I want to design different granny squares and then make one awesome blanket (or more) from all of them. So in saying that, here is the … Continue reading Spinosa Square Pattern

Little Lacey Square

Good evening! As promised here is the pattern for my little lacey square. I’m only going to give instructions for the actual square and a border around it, joining it together is a little tricky for me to word so that will be another post (sorry, I’m not very good with describing how to do … Continue reading Little Lacey Square

Easy Crochet Hearts

‘Crochet Heart’, two words which I have searched many times over and over, never really falling for any designs 😉 get it? lol ok, enough lame jokes.  Last week I offered my services to Mr A’s teacher to make some hearts for Mother’s Day, and once again searched those two little words for inspiration or … Continue reading Easy Crochet Hearts

Crown Pattern

Hello fellow hookers! I’ve been meaning to post this pattern for a long time.  I had even taken a photo of the pattern I’d previously written, which I searched everywhere for to not avail… one of my pattern books is MIA lol. There are many variations for this easy pattern and every time I crochet … Continue reading Crown Pattern

Crochet Dream Catcher

Happy Friday! It’s a lovely day for crochet, well any day is ending in ‘y’ isn’t it 😆. I was going through my patterns and thought it best time I updated this one with some step-by-step photos and some new colours 🌈. I do have a thing for colour. So below, you will find  the updated version … Continue reading Crochet Dream Catcher

A Bobble-0-fun Mandala

I almost always start off my posts by saying ‘as promised’. I went to do the same for this one. Then I thought I make a lot of promises and am slow on keeping them, but life is busy with 3 boys and a household to run and sometimes I don’t even get an unbroken … Continue reading A Bobble-0-fun Mandala


I just love this pattern and how amazing it looks in different colours.  A great quick and easy pattern that would make a stunning garland or Christmas tree decorations, even centrepieces on the dining table for Christmas lunch. Whatever you decide to make with it, I know you’ll love it as much as I do. … Continue reading Starflake

Betty – Squared up

Good morning. Did you know that there’s a competition where you can win yarn, hook and crochet books 😮😮😮. I know it’s a pretty darn cool prize!! is hosting a granny square design contest! The rules are simple and if you’d like to enter, just click the link to find out more. Any sane (are … Continue reading Betty – Squared up

Nurturing Octagons

It is such an honour to be a brand rep for Nurturing Fibres, beautiful hand-dyed yarns from South Africa.  Here is the free pattern for this cute little octagon.  Notes: * This pattern is written in US terms with UK within parenthesis (  )* Each round is started using a different colour and with a … Continue reading Nurturing Octagons