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Infinite Spring

In celebration National Crochet Month (NatCroMo) I am participating in Crochetville’s Designer Blog Crawl. This is my new pattern, Infinite Spring Scarf, an infinity scarf in 3 colors of DK weight yarn. It could easily be adapted to another weight … Continue reading

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A Crazy Scarf pattern for Marled Yarn

I am a sucker for marled yarn, the kind of yarn that has two or more different colored strands twisted together. Beautiful as it is, I usually have trouble deciding what to do with marled yarn. It doesn’t show stitch … Continue reading

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Snowflake roundup 2015

In December I made many snowflakes to give as gifts and tried out a lot of  snowflake patterns. This is my roundup of favorite snowflakes of 2015. Above you see the first snowflake in a collection of patterns, 9001 Snowflakes … Continue reading

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Snowflake roundup, my favorite flakes to make without using stiffener

Here is a review of my favorite snowflakes to make when you don’t want to use starch or glue as a stiffener. This year I am all excited about re-imagining the traditional crochet snowflake. Rather than use cotton thread, I … Continue reading

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End of Summer crafting, scarves

I recently finished a couple of cute scarves that were fun and easy to make. The scarf above is made from a free pattern called Windowpane Scarf by Adrienne Lash. The pattern is available for free on Ravelry. My scarf … Continue reading

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It’s Official!

I’m excited to announce that I am now a crochet teacher at Mosaic Yarn Studio in Des Plaines Illinois! I’ll be teaching private lessons, beginning crochet and various project classes. The African Flower purse above is one of the one … Continue reading

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Chi-Town Crochet Cowl

Chi-Town Crochet Cowl by Kathy Kelly Yarn: 1 skein Lamb’s Pride Worsted 190 yards Size K 6.5 mm hook, or size to achieve a relaxed stitch and flexible fabric, gauge is not important. darning needle This pattern uses a multiple … Continue reading

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