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Adventures in the "New Age" of Crochet

I learned to crochet when I was 10, about 50 years ago. At that time, my exposure to crochet was somewhat limited to grannysquare afgans, doilies and runners, and pillow slip edgings. For a few years, as an adult, I stopped crafting. Working 12...

Crochet a Father's Day

I certainly can’t speak for anyone else, but Father’s Day gifts were always a problem for me. My two siblings and I did the best we could, but I’m sure my father inwardly groaned at some of the presents we gave him! Anyway, I decided to check...

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Crochet.Community Interview: Manualnia - Magda Mucha

Bio My name is Magda Mucha. Manualnia (place where you “handmaking” something) was the name for my blog, which I set up to share with others. I am Polish living in Czech. I completed university studies (polish literature and language),...

Tips Crochet #1: 10 Present Thoughts For Crochet Darlings

*10 Present Thoughts For Sew Darlings * Being a sew darling for both an interest and a business, I have attempted many sew contraptions, books, examples, and whatever else related with stitch. My loved ones incidentally approach me what I...

Crochet long jacket with hexagonal motif

I’m going to share a crochet pattern I like this week. This is a wonderful crochet jacket pattern made of hexagonal motifs. In fact, we can wear this cardigan every season, but the colors and the fact that it is a crochet can cause you to chill...

Nova55's New Patterns #1: Whorled Crochet Hook Organizer

While perusing the internet, I saw the concept of using a crochet-covered can for a hook holder/organizer and I thought I’d give it a “whirl” (sorry, I couldn’t resist!). Anyway, I decided on a spiral design so that a person could put their...

Crochet.Community Interview: BarbS

This interview, with BarbS, is from December 2014 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a retired bookstore owner, writer, tour bus driver and woodworker, now trying to eke out a living by doing my woodworking while staying home to care for...

My 2015 Mystery Afghan CAL (Crochet Along)

It has been suggested that I start a blog about my Mystery Afghan CAL. I’ve never bogged before so I thought “why not”! So blogging and doing a Mystery Afghan are both new adventures for me to do together. So, the Mystery Afghan is a project...

The Learning Curve #1: Your First "Ah-ha" Crochet Moment

Think back…. way back …. What was the FIRST thing that you learned about crocheting, as you worked on your first creation?