Blog entries tagged ccgazette

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.06 (June 2016)

I have high respect for those who are so disciplined that they can work on a single creation, start to finish, before beginning a new project! I, typically, get about three-quarters through something and I start to get the itch to do something...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.05 (May 2016)

Life as a crocheter: for me, as with life in general, it has some ups and down, some highly creative times and some times when you just want to sit back and put your feet up. My crocheting, this past month, has come in spurts. Of course, that...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.04 (April 2016)

Spring is in the air – the birds are migrating, the flowers are flowering, the crochet hooks are whirling, as members prepare their entries for our Quarterly Awards (see below), and, at your place, , well, what is happening? When I think of...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.03 (March 2016)

oops… forgot to post this last month! Sorry about that. In like a LION and out like a LAMB — that’s what we are all hoping for, up here in Canada! (check out the links above for some adorable crocheted items!) Besides the weather, what else...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.02 (February 2016)

Ah yes – February: the month of groundhogs and hearts. For those of us in the northern part of the world, we get excited about groundhog because, well, for those of you who don’t know, if Mr. (or Ms.) Groundhog sees his/her shadow on Feb. 2nd,...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.01 (January 2016)

Happy New Year! A new year: new beginnings; new crochet projects; new possibilities. This is going to be an exciting year. Last year, we had a few Collaboration Creations taking place and that was a lot of fun. Currently, we only have the...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.12 (December 2015)

’Tis the season of “sharing the love” and, as crocheters, one of our methods of sharing and caring is through the gift of a hand-made item. As I write this, I think of the time and effort – and love – put into a crocheted gift. It is a...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.11 (November 2015)

Happy November everyone! With that special holiday fast approaching, I’m sure we are all busy thinking about, planning, and/or creating gifts for the loved ones in our lives! For me, in the past I’ve done hats and scarves and, although afghans...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.10 (October 2015)

Ah, yes, fall. It’s wonderful having beautiful warm weather in the summer but isn’t it, also, wonderful to pull out that snuggly sweater or curl up under a cozy blanket at night? And, isn’t it wonderful to be crocheting that cozy blanket at the...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.09 (September 2015)

Psst … it’s September, and just like on January 1st, we have “new beginnings”. This September, in our community, we have a NEW collaboration! The Collab-agon will be using hexagon squares to create an afghan, a huge afghan, as we will be...