Mini-Mystery Crochet Along #4 – Guest Designer

Hello & Welcome to our 4th Mini-Mystery Crochet Along! If you haven’t already done so, please make sure to sign-up for our newsletter so that you don’t miss out on future mini-mystery crochet alongs! I always send out a newsletter a couple days before the next MMCAL begins so you have time to choose yarn from your stash and get everything ready. 




If you’re new to our Mini-Mystery Crochet Alongs, please read our Information Guide in this blog post HERE so you know how to join along!


Free Mini-Mystery Crochet Alongs hosted by A Crocheted Simplicity


Guest Designer Introduction

I’m so excited to announce that we have our very first guest designer joining us for this MMCAL,  Sonya from Blackstone Designs!!! Sonya has over 300 designs in her Ravelry shop (both paid & free). Designs ranging from home decor and character baskets to garments & accessories for kids, adults, and dolls, you’re sure to find something that catches your eye! Here are 2 of my favorites for fall (photos below): Lady Scarecrow Gift Basket (premium crochet pattern)  and  Granite Stitch Hat & Cowl Set (free crochet pattern)


Crochet Pattern - Lady Scarecrow Basket by Blackstone DesignsFree Crochet Pattern - Granite Stitch Hat & Cowl Set by Blackstone Designs

While you’re patiently waiting for the MMCAL to begin, pop on over and visit Sonya on her blog where she shares free patterns, tips, and techniques (Click HERE to visit her blog).

You’ll also want to stop by Sonya’s Ravelry shop where she has generously set up a code for all of us for 50% off our total purchase through Sunday, 9/23/18. Use Coupon Code: ACS-CAL   (Click here to visit her Ravelry Shop)


Mini-Mystery Crochet Along #4 Schedule, Material List & Prizes

Free Crochet Pattern - Halloween Pumpkin Treat Bags by Blackstone Designs

These cute Halloween Pumpkin Treat Bags, designed by Sonya from Blackstone Designs, were our project from the 4th Mini-Mystery Crochet Along. Now that the MMCAL has ended, you can find the Free Crochet Pattern on her blog HERE.


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  • Yarn:  Worsted Weight Yarn / 4 / Suggested Colors listed below
    • White (50 yards)
    • Orange (10 yards)
    • Green (20 yards)
    • Black (20 yards)
  • Crochet Hook: H/8/5.00mm (My favorite crochet hooks are the Clover Amour Hooks, I’ve never had an ache in my hand since switching)
  • Scissors
  • Yarn Needle
  • Needle & Thread or Hot Glue Gun / Glue Stick
  • Black Felt (scraps) or Black Fabric Paint


Many of these materials are available for purchase through our affiliates below:

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  • (1) Winner will receive a pattern of choice from both A Crocheted Simplicity & Blackstone Designs AND a yarn prize from A Crocheted Simplicity
  • (3) Winners will each receive a pattern of choice from both A Crocheted Simplicity & Blackstone Designs
  • Each photo you post will receive a number throughout the MMCAL. Please keep track of your numbers as we use these numbers to draw winners! 


Make sure you’ve joined us in the A Crocheted Simplicity Facebook Group or the A Crocheted Simplicity Ravelry Group so you don’t miss out on entering to win the prizes! Once in the group, simply look for the MMCAL post or the black & white MMCAL graphic and you’ll find us!

Hope to see you there!




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