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Inspirations #5: For the Paranormally Inclined

I realize that Halloween is coming up pretty fast, especially for those planning to create costumes and/or decorations for this annual “ode to spirits that have passed”. However, in my wanderings around the internet I discovered that there is a...

The Crazy Crochet Journey #1: Opened an Etsy Shop

First, I have been thinking about opening an Etsy shop for a long time, but I just couldn’t make myself do it – until today. I finally opened one. I don’t feel great about it and I don’t feel horrible about it. I’m just hoping that I can actually...

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...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #20: Row 7: Directions

well, that was exciting!! Voting kept going to a tie, but in the end we chose the following option. (post your version – we’d love to see your progress!) Row 7 Instructions = [Dc-cross: skip nxt st, dc in next, dc in skipped st. dc-cross...

New to the community & enjoying it

Hey All, I am new to the community and I am enjoying it so far, I get to chat with all you great people and looking forward to meeting more of you. For those of you who don’t know me I have been married 15 yrs as of Dec 1st and we have 6 great...

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...

Inspirations #1: Easter Blessings

I know that the first day of spring is designated as March 20th. However, March in the midwest where I was born doesn’t usually feel too much like spring. For me, Easter always seemed to be the more logical, fun, and yummy (mmmm, chocolate!)...

Hot & Humid ... again

It is so hot and so humid, the last thing I want to do is put an afghan on my lap - but I really want to do at least one round a day on my Deathflake afghan so I bit the bullet and got at it. To reduce the impact, I piled the now very large...

Crochet.Community Interview: JessieAtHome

This interview with JessieAtHome is from April 2016. 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a crochet and knit designer and blogger, a mother of 8 year old twin girls, and wife to a wonderful man. I love being creative and having a...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #9: hexagon 4: voting

Which pattern will be our next design? Here are the OPTIONS: http://crochet.community/entries/447-hexagon-pattern-options Make your vote, below. On Monday, I will posted the chosen pattern.