Some good crochet patterns for double-thickness potholders include the double thick diagonal potholder at, the best crocheted potholder at and the shells and stripes potholders ... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting has 23 patterns for making potholders in multiple shapes and designs, and has more than 40 different designs for potholders. Pinterest is useful for finding websites with do-it-yourself craft... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing

Two free online resources for crochet patterns are New Stitch a Day and Ravelry. These two websites combined have hundreds of thousands of free patterns for hats, blankets, booties, scarves and animals. The popular yarn ... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

To make a 5-by-5 inch square double-thick potholder, single chain 26, turn as usual and single chain along the back row to the end of the original chain. At the end of the row, single chain two, turn and chain to the end... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

Tissue box cover patterns are easy to find online; at, users can find thousands of different patterns, including a sewing pattern for a tissue box cover. Crafters who prefer crocheting can find crochet t... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

To do a double crochet, hold the yarn over the hook and place it though the stitch. There are three loops in a hook. To begin, choose the hole that is closest to the crochet hook. More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

The amount of yarn needed for a crochet pattern depends on many factors, such as the dimensions of the finished product, the thickness of the yarn and the size of the crochet hook. Most crochet patterns come with instruc... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting