The X-capade Collection features 15+ crochet patterns from hats to size-inclusive women’s garments. Each crochet pattern showcases the x-stitch, which some may refer to as crossed treble stitches. The difference between the x-stitch and a crossed treble stitch is the x-stitch is connected.
You are sure to find a few patterns that you’ll love to make!
Don’t forget to check out the x-stitch tutorial. Each pattern features one of two options, with and without a treble stitch. If you’re inspired by any of these crochet patterns, and there will be more to come, don’t forget to tag #creationsbycourtney, so you can be shouted out on social media.
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X-capade Crochet Collection
From garments to accessories, each pattern features the x-stitch.
Another must have in your handmade closet! Heads will turn, compliments will offered, and questions will be asked when wearing this unique hem lined crochet cardigan. The overlapping body creates a fun silhouette, and the striping elongates the body. Whether you use scrap yarn, a striping yarn or a solid color, you’ll enjoy making and wearing this crochet cardigan.
From the office to dinner to the poolside, the X-capade Crochet Poncho is a one-size fits all garment that can be worn year-round. It features a simple repeat and uses foundation stitches to create the neck opening.
Wrap yourself in warmth and style with the X-capade Mobius Wrap and Ear Warmer Set. By using chunky yarn, this project works up quickly, and can be made to fit all sizes to be worn like a "sweater", cowl, or hood.
The Wrapped in Kisses Crochet Blanket features a slight modification in the stitch count for the x-stitch. This design was inspired by and made for my youngest nephew. The free pattern includes suggestions for the striping pattern, and how to make a blanket of any size from crib to king size.
Have you ever mixed yarn weights in one project? If you haven’t, consider giving it a try with the X-capade Crochet Shawl. This GIANT shawl features an alternating striping of color, lace and solid stitches to create a fun stair step edging.
Do you know the difference between a Ruana and a poncho? A ruana is open on the sides, and looks much like a blanket with a slit in the middle. The Crossroads Ruana was actually one of the first Creations by Courtney designs featuring the x-stitch. It’s perfect for layering in the spring and fall with POCKETS! Choose your favorite colors in worsted weight yarn to get started today.
Elevate your handmade style with the Syrah Swancho! By using a sport weight yarn, this sweater + poncho has amazing drape as the x-stitch is featured in the center on one side. You’ll want to wear this often, so make a few in your favorite colors.
With a variegated yarn, the colors of fall or other outdoor scenery can be captured in this crochet cowl and hat set. WIth two versions for the hat, create a bucket hat that fits your style and needs. Like to keep the look simple, choose a solid, chunky yarn with these free patterns.
For cool weather days, the Wandering through the Forest Cardigan is the perfect item to grab, as it’s cozy with a faux fur collar and an Aran weight yarn for warmth and style. The X-stitch creates a lacy section for the right amount of warmth and cooling.
Want to up your style and warmth with the Wandering through the Forest CarDugan? Add the Wandering the Forest Crochet Hood. This Hood is removable so you can determine how warm you need to be that day. With a button closure, you can wear this crochet hood with your favorite winter coat.
Have to have 5 of these patterns?
I’m hoping by this point that you are fascinated and enamored by the x-stitch like I am! If you love just 5 of the 16 patterns (and counting), then you can purchase the Complete X-capade Collection.
Yep, I have combined all of the patterns into an “interactive” ebook. If you participated in the X-capade Cardigan Crochet Along, then you know that the pattern format was updated into an “interactive” ebook. “Interactive” means that there is a Table of Contents that tells you what page each pattern starts on, and you can jump to the page when accessing the patterns from the computer, phone or tablet. The table of contents is also helpful if you prefer to print a crochet pattern to follow.
“Courtney, you haven’t told me how much the Complete X-capade Collection is.”
With a total of over 100 pages combined, including picture tutorials, and valued at $67, if each pattern were purchased separately, this bundle is a savings of over 60%!
By the way, this amazing pattern collection can only be purchased from My Shop. You will find the individual patterns in my Ravelry and Etsy shops though…
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These patterns are not to be duplicated or resold, and not to be reproduced commercially. You may sell finished products on Etsy, at farmers markets, and craft fairs, but please credit Creations By Courtney as the pattern’s author.
Courtney is an avid crocheter that first learned as a child. Her mother taught her crochet and knit, but crochet came more naturally. Like many crocheters, she attempted to sell completed items, but quickly discovered her passion for designing crochet garments and accessories.
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