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Super Hero Crochet Patterns * 10 FREE and a few cute paid ones

I was pleasantly surprised to soo so many liked the Iron Man Square pattern this week I asked my fellow designer friends if they had any fun free crochet patterns and YES they do so here is a collection for you! Comment below and tell me the super hero you want to add to your projects.

Anyone remember my Batman square?
CLICK HERE FOR FREE PATTERN

For the Star Wars Lovers Debie Dearest Has 2 amazing patterns!
I know this pattern is on my must make lists for Christmas, My 7 year loves Bobba Fett!


What child wouldn't love this pencil case... I think it would make a great hook case too!! An look how she changed her logo to match the theme super cute!

If your little Super hero needs a Crochet Cape or MaskCalleigh's Clips and Crochet has you covered with these free patterns in one!Doesn't she have the most adorable models?
Last year when my now almost 5 year old turned 4 he wanted a super hero party and he asked me to crochet everyone capes.... Now I am a fast crocheter but now …

The square I didn't make!

Saturday night my boyfriend asked me if I wanted to go to Michaels and or Joann's before we watch a movie together.... Generally I would jump at the chance but just this past week  I got a LOVELY shipment from Lion Brand and more yarn would just be distractions! He then said well I want to help you with your granny square inspriation blanket but I will not use a pink hook....
So off to the craft store we week! My first thought was lets get him a Crochet Dude Hook... those are manly right? He went for one of my favorites A soft touch by Clover. ( pattern is at the bottom )

off kilter Granny

This Granny was inspired my amazing 7 year old! He was sick all weekend so I made a square in his favorite color!

I used a I hook and Vanna's Choice
in Sapphire

I really like this square and I think it would be a fun one to do 50 rounds or so in for a baby blanket or a lap blanket. 

For those of you that can read Crochet charts you can see my notes on how to create this awesome square!
I am writing this pattern out the way i used to teach it in my classes at Michaels

Black out

So on April 3rd I had no power and I was pretty stressed!
 I made a Basic 4 round dc granny using a J hook and Black Vanna's choice then I did a solid hdc border.


Help me name this square!

The inspiration behind this square was having no power for the 3 days in less than 9 days!!!!!!!!!! ( thank you power company for not realizing  that my house would be affected by the outage even though your workers had to be in my yard to work on the poles..... okay end rant....  )

Dew on my leggings Granny square

Here is my inspiration for my 2nd square! My leggings were the same shade as dusty rose and I knew they needed to be represented in a square. If you can't tell I really love pinks and these are currently my favorite leggings. It was very damp and I Dew was everywhere so I wanted to get a bit creative with a basic granny square.

Grapes and Vine Granny Square

Supplies:
I used Lion Brands Vanna's Choice in
Olive and Purple
I a size J hook but use any size you prefer

Using purple make a magic circle
Round 1

April Inspiration

Good Morning everyone!!!!
I am super excited to tell you about the next 30 days here at Crochet Chiq! I am been watching #moodblanket posts on my twitter and instagram feed and I have been inspired, For those that don't know mood blankets are made by crocheting 1 square a day depending on you mood and at the end of the year you have an awesome blanket!!! 
I want to do something quicker than that :) I am going to be making 6-7 inch squares Monday-Saturday this month and then add an edging and joining on Sundays! I will be using colors in Lion Brand's Vanna's Choice line. I will use all sorts of hook sizes to get which ever stitch to the size I need. I also want to do more of a inspiration type square for example below is a photo of my first day's square
When my boyfriend wanted to go out for pasta I knew I had these exact shades!