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Summer Crafting

Going back to my childhood, summer has always been a time for crafting. Making stuff filled the days and staved off boredom. As an adult crafting is a mini-vacation from all the chores and duties of life. I recently tested … Continue reading

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Coaster mania

Recently I visited friends who have a beautiful burl wood table. When the drinks came out I noticed they had no coasters. This sent me on the quest for the perfect coaster. I settled on the Springtime Coasters pattern by … Continue reading

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Tunisian Crochet TriTone Cowls

Just in time for fall I have designed a new Tunisian Crochet pattern, the TriTone Tunisian Cowl. Since we still have a few flowers along with the fall leaves I thought I’d go to our front yard for some photos. … Continue reading

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Summer Crafting: Getting Scrappy

This summer I’m getting scrappy and using up leftover yarn from my stash. Above is a project I made using the leftovers from many of my lace shawl projects. I was fortunate to test the new Kotobuki pattern by designer … Continue reading

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Tunisian Crochet at YarnCon

Ok, I am just too excited about teaching Tunisian Crochet at YarnCon in Chicago. This year the indie fiber fair will be on April 18 & 19 2015. I’ll be teaching a class on Tunisian crochet in the round on … Continue reading

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Tunisian Crochet, try it!

If you are interested in trying Tunisian crochet for the first time, or want to give Tunisian lace crochet a try, I will be teaching two classes on Tunisian crochet at YarnCon in Chicago on April 5 & 6. The … Continue reading

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A Passion for Purple

In February the blues had me turning to purple. Here is one of my favorite purple projects, the Crochet Goodin Cowl by designer Margaret Kendall. When I saw Margaret’s knit Slipped Stitch Goodin Cowl I asked, could this be done … Continue reading

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