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Snowflakes 2016 in review

This year my sister gave me an old magazine called “Favorite Classics Christmas Crochet” from 1992. This set of snowflakes if from the article Snowflake Fancy. The magazine doesn’t credit the designer which is a shame because I’d love to … Continue reading

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A little octagon flower purse

March is National Crochet Month (NatCroMo). I’m happy to be part of Crochetville’s NatCroMo Designer Blog Tour. Each day in March they’ll be profiling two crochet designers with links to their blogs. Thanks to Amy and Donna for including me … Continue reading

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Summer crafting, Pattern: Felted Noro Eyeglass Case

Lately I’ve made some felted eyeglass cases using Noro Kureyon yarn. Felting is an adventure I enjoy. Since I never know exactly how a crocheted item will look after felting I have to take a deep breath before I sacrifice … Continue reading

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Tackling a tricky project

When I started this hat I was up for a challenge. After realizing that it required undivided attention to complete I set it aside for several months. With the Ravellenic Games as my inspiration I decided to tackle this project … Continue reading

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City of Triangles

I’m making a felted purse and have started with a pattern that’s available on Ravelry, Felted Crochet Mitered-Square Tote Bag. Instead of making it a square tote bag I want to make a rectangular purse, which requires some alteration of … 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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African Flower Hexagon

While looking for ideas for a crocheted purse I found a photo tutorial by Heidi Bears on the African Flower Hexagon. It’s a great how to, but not exactly the kind of instructions one can put in a project bag … Continue reading

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