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Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #70: Row 24: DIRECTIONS

here we go: Row 24 Attach yarn in ch 5 space, * 2 dc, ch 2 , 2 dc, 4 dc in next 4 sts, ch 3, sc in between crossed tr in Row 21, ch 3, 4 dc in next 4 sts of row 23, Repeat around with sl st in first dc

Purple Butterfly - copying #3: Purple Butterfly finished

Yippie got it done yesterday. Have a black one in progress, ordered more Moss Green thread to make another copy of the Purple Butterfly, thankfully all have a home which makes my heart so happy. Working on the Mandala here, going to start the...

patiently waiting ...

Yarn and crochet hook, Oh how I love thee, let me count the ways… but, alas, life seems to be leaving us in a “long distance relationship”. Although I have been keeping up with the Mandala, that is about all the crocheting I have had time to...

My Latest Work #5: A Bad Case of the Doldrums

For whatever reason, I’ve been dealing with a rather long period of the “blahs”. It’s not often I get this way and usually after a couple weeks I snap out of it, but this time it’s lingering. This is how I felt by Christmas, and I ended up...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.03 (March 2015)

Collaboration Mandalas, Quarterly Awards … and we can’t forget the daily inspirations, your creations! We’d love to see your crocheted items – from the past and present! Share the pictures, share the stories. Tell us a bit about the...

To Granny or Not

Just the other day I received an email form Allcrochetpatterns.net describing their Granny Square Design Contest (find details here). I like granny squares. I have many granny square designs saved on my computer; I enjoy seeing posts with new...

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...