I has such a good time checking my own Top 5 Posts of 2017 that I wondered what worked really well for other bloggers... So I asked them! If you are looking for some awesome patterns for 2018 (or maybe you made on of these?) this post should be a great place to start! Also, make sure you follow these bloggers, too! They are all so talented and put out so much amazing content.
The Friendly Red Fox's top post is this Friendly Mermaid! This is a great free pattern for someone who wants to try a doll because it is very beginner friendly. Make sure you sign up for The Friendly Newsletter and join The Friendly Crochet Club if you want to keep following along for more free patterns and tip!
Whistle and Ivy's top post is this super amazing, very versatile Crochet Snowfall hat! I have seen A LOT of these in the crochet groups I am in! Be sure to join Whistle and Ivy's group here.