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My Latest Work #3: I'm Baaack!

Yes, I know. I kind of fell off the map for awhile, but before I go visit my Mom for her 92nd birthday, I felt I should throw a post together – just to make sure you all don’t think I’ve retired to some remote island somewhere. So, this is what...

Pattern Review / Product for Sale #3: I've Been Busy

I have totally fallen off the track with posting as I had promised myself at New Year’s. I went to a wonderful 4th of July/family reunion party and had a great time, but within a couple days the weather went to 112 degrees and I didn’t handle it...

CrochetCommunity Awards: Yarn-cuddles #2: Cast Your Votes

Yarn-cuddles Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 39 amazing entries. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on July 30, 2014 at 6 PM GMT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you...

Crochet.Community Interview: Farida Cahyaning Ati

This interview, with Farida, is from July, 2015. 1. Tell us a little about yourself My friends call me Ida, I’m 29 years old. I live in Kediri-Indonesia. I teach English as a second language here and love working with children and teenagers....

Crochet.Community Theme: Dolls

This month, we are taking a look at dolls — those beautiful handmade treasures with personalities. Check out these crocheted “people” – they definitely have personalities!!   Your turn: Share your DOLLS tips, strategies and...

Two Generations of Jersey Girl Crocheters #1: Stepping Back to the Future with Granny Squares - Intro

Thanking Debbie Pribele for this great idea and opportunity ! Hi everyone! I’m blessed to have the best crochet teacher worldwide; none other than my Mom, Rose Marie Mahaydik. She taught me basics when I was around 7 and I will be turning the...

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 Theme: BLANKET / AFGHAN

Is there anything more comforting than wrapping up in a crocheted blanket on a cool summer’s night or a chilly winter evening? Well, maybe the arms of a loved one, but the next best thing is a crocheted blanket, especially if it is handmade. ...

Crochet.Community Theme: TOYS and Amigurumi

Soft toys are treasures! They are cuddly, soothing, gentle, wonderful to look at, AND are such good listeners! Crochet Tags: TOYS TOY Amigurumi: What is Amigurumi? Thanks to JacKnits, we know that it is the Japanese art of knitting or...

Crochet.Community Interview: Mencantoo

This interview, with mencantoo, is from February 2016. Before we get into the interview, let’s chat about your Valentino Happy Frog_ — you designed this yourself?!!! You just sat down and drew a picture, and voila, off you went? That’s...