A circular strip of joined pentagon granny motifs becomes a completed tree skirt by adding deep crochet borders to the inside and outside edges. The result is pure vintage charm! Includes written instructions only, plus an assembly diagram. This e-pattern was originally published in Crochet Comfort & Joy. Size: 32" in diameter, from point to point. Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and size I/9/5.5mm hook. Skill Level: Easy
Free Knitting Pattern for Twiddle Muffs or Mitts - Twiddle muffs have a calming effect for people with dementia and other cognitivie difficulties. The muffs provide simple stimulation that has been shown to reduce agitation and restlessness. Twiddle muffs have also been used as a sensory comfort aid for autism, ADHD, and anxiety. Knit the muffs or mitts with colorful textured yarn from your stash and then add buttons, ribbons, beads, toys, anything that would be fun to fidget with!