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Stitchopedia #3: Boye Flower Loom Flower

I recently found myself in possession of a Boye Flower Loom. I’d never used one before, but I’ve always been fond of the pretty little flowers they create, so I thought I’d give it a go. You know what? It was really easy and the results were...

Two Generations of Jersey Girl Crocheters #2: ' A True ' E ' Or Not A True ' E ' ... That Is The Ultimate Question.

Hello everyone! Between Mom and I, we decided to try and post about our crochet adventures at least once a week. Our past week has cut a bit short on available crochet time, because while we were last crocheting together, there was a loud...

My Wish/To Do List #1: Throw Blankets

I’m currently working on a blanket that I had started a decade ago and just recently found .. when I am done this, I want to make a blanket (something small for laps, I think) for each of my grandchildren… (2 girls and 1 boy). Some options...

Crochet.Community Interview: Emma Stone

Thanks to EMMA STONE for doing this interview for us!   1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a 31 yr old Married mum of 1 daughter and 4 sons aged 9 and under, I work for a local supermarket as the community champion and customer service...

My first blog :D

So I’ve never been a blogger (dis i get that word right?) Im 28 and i dont deal well with technology. Give me candles, books, wool and hooks any day of the week. However, i’m proud of my crochet skills and i’m still learning. I’m learning all the...

So here I am!

I thought I would say why it is I do what I do. First and foremost I crochet for escape, avoid depression a sense of accomplishment (insert any other self affirming reasons here). Sometimes I like to escape from the mundanity that is my...

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...

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...

My Crocheting Journal #32: Baby Blanket -- Beginnings

A baby blanket — beginnings, .. yes it is “beginnings” in more ways that one. First we have the little angel that will join us in the near future and then it is the beginning of a new crochet creation. I didn’t know this was going to be such a...

Spring Babies #1: Expecting :)

Along with my daughter and niece I have two other close friends of hers expecting in the Spring, I’d like to crochet for them all. I will start with my daughter (due March 23- grandson)...