- Video Library of Hand Embroidery Stitches - video tutorial for all the basic embroidery stitches
- Crochet stitches Video Tutorial -Video tutorial of Crochet Stitches
- Hoop Love -tons of patterns, join the group using your flickr account.
- Vintage Patterns by Maria - again in flickr,I have bookmarked/used many patterns from her stream.
- NeedleCrafter - this website offers vintage free patterns,categorised neatly, no log in needed
- Needle n' Thread - for some great hand embroidery patterns, the perfect site for Embroidery lovers
- Ravelry - they have a good database for Crochet/Knit Patterns
- Free Patterns.com - where you get some good patterns on many crafts, I love their doily patterns especially.
- Crochet-Mania. - everything about Crochet.
- French-Knots.com -free embroidery/applique patterns and they have a sticth library too.