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The "Simple" Scarf

A little while ago I spotted a crescent-shaped scarf/shawl and fell in love; ever since I have been chomping at the bit to design one. This couldn’t be all that difficult, could it? Little did I realize what I was getting myself into! This...

Weekend Wonders: Granny-Square Challenge

Here’s a fun challenge for everyone: crochet a granny square, approximately 4" square, in any colour, any design, and post it as a new creation. Along with the finished picture, provide the pattern so that it can be duplicated...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #6: Row 3: Suggestions

Row 2 has been chosen (http://crochet.community/entries/226-row-2-directions) and now we are looking for suggestions for row 3. I really liked having a sample picture posted along with the suggestion. So… try something out… at least 4 or 5...

Tunisian Rugs #2: Tunisian Autumn Rug

Well I have begun my first tunisian rug project I have finished the first block and im thinking its turning out well so far. My Aunt was quite interested in it as she had never seen the tunisian stitch before. The basic block and boarder design i...

Deathflake Tunisian "In the Round" Afghan #2: Section 2

Now that we have the centre section of the afghan complete, we move into the actual Deathflake design! This is exciting. Before we get to that, just a personal note: As I said, this is for my granddaughter’s birthday, which is in September....

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #12: Row 5: Suggestions

Row 4 √ … and now it is time to design row 5. Suggestions will be posted today through Thursday and voting will start on Friday. Experiment with some options, take some photos and post your ideas (and let us know the total number of...

The Crazy Crochet Journey #4: Celebrating The 10 Sales Mark!

Hello, everyone! As you know, I started an Etsy shop about 3 months ago. It has taken a lot of work and support (from lovely people like yourselves) for me to get it to where it is today! Am I making daily sells? Well, no. Am I even making daily...

Crochet.Community Interview: SRO-AUSTIN

This interview, with SRO-AUSTIN is from January, 2016 First, let’s talk about your owl hat: Did you design it? And how did you make those eyes? Thank you. I designed the owl. The owl is made as an applique and stitch onto the hat. I use...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #99: Row 35: brainstorming

What is the next design to be added to our mandala? Brainstorming ideas can be posted today through Thursday and voting will start on Friday. Experiment with some options, take some photos and post your ideas Experiment with the...

Crochet.Community Interview: Heather Macias

This interview, with http://crochet.community/sugarhiccupsboutique, is from January, 2015. 1. Tell us a little about yourself: I am married with six children, ages 24-7, and I love to crochet and knit. I think I actually love the idea of...