This isn't a pattern, but If you use RedHeart's Super Saver yarn (guilty as charged), you will want to read this article about matching the dye lots. I didn't realize it was a problem but now I know.
I do have free patterns for bunnies and ducks but my older son would probably prefer this
sock monkey pattern. I'm not sure why he is so fond of monkeys, but he is...
SPeaking of bunnies, here's a bunny in a basket (and a chance for you to use your furry yarn)
I do like PlanetM's website, especially the guinea pigs, but we do have a major difference in philosophy - she believes her guinea pig is the cutest when I _know_ my guinea pig Angie was the cutest;) However, I do agree this is a cute duck pattern
When I was a child, a lady at church would make these (I guess she sold them - I don't know) and I found them so cute. I've never made one for myself, but I think I will this year....
Here's a pattern for Jiji, the cat from "Kiki's Delivery Service" (great movie if you haven't seen it)
This is really cute - Curly Bear pattern from "Crochet World" 1993
I had promised myself I would learn to do this when I was out on medical leave. However, I did not. But now I found a crochet on the double with cro-hook tutorial
This motif is called "sunny day" but it could be a flower motif if you changed
Or if you want something more flower like, here's a motif for a blue flower
How about a mini chocolate bunny pattern
This project combines 2 of my favorite things - crochet and buttons, a button bedecked headband
Ready for a crochet egg pattern?
Again, buttons and crochet. I don't really care for a choker myself, but it could be adjusted for size.... the crochet button choker
A very long time ago, whne I had much smaller feet, little girls socks would be trimmed with embroidery or ruffles. This is not crochet, but just to give you an idea on how to spruce up your socks. You could buy premade socks and crochet on them.
The "crazy shell stitch" or I've also heard it called the "brick stitch"
And last but most certainly not least, a sunflower doily
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