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The Scarf #1: The Scarf ...

The Quarterly Awards sounds so simple — crochet a scarf! Well, yes, that can be simple — but picking the pattern, picking a good pattern, picking a good pattern that you like — well, that has turned out to be quite complicated!!! The Pattern...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #1: Announcement

Theme – Scarf Time to WRAP IT UP….with a scarf! Create a scarf, any size and any design, for this Awards event. The scarf may be a long rectangle, a triangle, or joined to form a circle. In the description of your creation tell is about the...

The Scarf #3: Finished!

The Quarterly Awards journey for me .. is closer to the end but I don’t think I’m there yet! I said that this was version #3 but it’s actually #4. First one.. well, that just isn’t even worth discussing (although, for some reason, Rick likes...

TUNISIAN Pfeilraupe Scarf #2: Row Increases

Here is attempt two for the row increases, eliminating the holes at the end. This is how I have been doing it – remember that regardless of HOW you do the increase, if you are consistent you will create a pattern!! ...

TUNISIAN Pfeilraupe Scarf #3: Second Version

I finished my first scarf yesterday and now have reflected on how I would do it differently. Now I’m starting version #2 and I thought I’d share what I have learned. First of all, I did a “LIVE CHAT” on Facebook (or attempted to – until “nature...

TUNISIAN Pfeilraupe Scarf #1: First attempt

The arrow caterpillar shawl by Allie Aplenrose (TUNISIAN Crochet Simple Stitch with increase on one end, every other row.) I started the Pfeilraupe Scarf and didn’t like how I was doing the increases, although it would have made a lovely...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #4: And the Winners Are ...

Our Scarf Awards are behind us and we ended with 25 beautiful entries. I would like to thank you all who participated – I was really surprised how many entries you submitted. This time it was really tight – only 1 point difference between Winner...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #3: Cast Your Votes

Scarf Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 25 amazing entries. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on October 30, 2014 at 6 PM GMT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you...

The Scarf #4: The Dud

The first try at making a scarf for the Awards event was going really well, until I tried it on and, oh my,.. it looked ridiculous. WAY TOO MUCH SCARF. I had followed the pattern, (a spiral scarf) but apparently the yarn was too big for the...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #2: Call For Entries

Entry period of the Crochet.Community Awards – Scarf is now officially open and will close on October 24. Theme: Scarf Time to WRAP IT UP….with a scarf! Create a scarf, any size and any design, for this Awards event. The scarf may be a long...