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Wish Lists #3: Clothing

There is sooooooooo much I want to do with clothing! So much so, I don’t know where to start! I have various cardigans, tops, skirts, shorts and even a bikini on my to-do list! Not sure if I’d actually wear it! Crochet clothing to me, always...

Amigurimi #1: sister's

Wish Lists #2: Blankets

There’s nothing nicer than wrapping yourself in a hand-made crochet blanket. Whether it be a big snuggly one in the winter, or a light ‘wrap style’ one in the cool summer breeze. (infact, that’s exactly what I did the other night whilst...

Wish Lists #1: Amigurumi

Amigurumi is one of my personal fave’s of Crochet! I love how cute the various animals turn out, and how you can give them such a different look by changing up the yarn. I don’t however, find myself having enough time to get any done recently....

How I found crochet.

Ok, so ive never blogged before. I thought a good start would be to explain how i first experienced crochet. So here goes… The first time i ever attempted crochet was with my maternal grandmother. I was roughly 8 yrs old i think. I can’t...

My Wish/To Do List #1: Throw Blankets

I’m currently working on a blanket that I had started a decade ago and just recently found .. when I am done this, I want to make a blanket (something small for laps, I think) for each of my grandchildren… (2 girls and 1 boy). Some options...

My Crocheting Journal #3: Look What I Found!!!

now that the crocheting bug has hit me again … I rather enjoyed making those little sandals… I went searching for my yarn that I had stashed away. When looking for yarn for the sandals I only found a few balls of yarn and I knew I had lots more...

My Crocheting Journal #2: Baby Sandals

My daughter, knowing that I’m now part of this community, has asked that I pull out my crochet hooks and make a pair of sandals for my grand-daughter. These sandals, to be exact: Fortunately “whistleandivy” provides not only the pattern but...

Crochet.Community Interview: mobilecrafts

Thank-you to mobilecrafts for doing this interview! 1. Tell us a little about yourself My name is Lauraine and I have knitted and done craft things all my life and when I was 19 I went and trained to become a master kiltmaker and was the...

Crochet.Community Theme: BLANKET / AFGHAN

Is there anything more comforting than wrapping up in a crocheted blanket on a cool summer’s night or a chilly winter evening? Well, maybe the arms of a loved one, but the next best thing is a crocheted blanket, especially if it is handmade. ...