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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!)...

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...

Creation Challenge 3 - Temperature Afghan #1: The Idea

Hi everyone and happy new year! Last year, Ann mentioned her temperature blanket that she was making and I thought it was intriguing. The Temperature Afghan Basically, what you do is crochet a row each day with the yarn/colour that you have...

Creation Challenge 1 #1: Here Comes The Sun

It’s “FUN CHALLENGE” time!! See All Entries Here What is a “fun challenge”? Well, it’s a “friendly competition” with no prizes other than the personal satisfaction of having met the challenge; it’s an opportunity to perhaps fine-tune your...

"OH! This Shouldn't be Too Hard" #3: Oh, THAT'S How You Keep from Getting Discouraged!

So I accomplished about 3 percent of what I planned and expected to get done on my blanket this weekend. I wasn’t focused and kept getting distracted…although I did learn everyone should watch the “I Know That Voice” documentary on Netflix, it...

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...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.05 (May 2016)

Life as a crocheter: for me, as with life in general, it has some ups and down, some highly creative times and some times when you just want to sit back and put your feet up. My crocheting, this past month, has come in spurts. Of course, that...

You know you're an avid Knitter/crocheter, if ...

You know you’re an avid Knitter/crocheter, if: 1. You are looking at a Blanket in the store and you are thinking “where the hell could I get a pattern for this” :) Let’s hear yours :)

just a picture

Just a picture I thought some people might enjoy hehe