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My Latest Work #1: I am SO Frustrated!

You know, technology is wonderful – when it works. If you’ve been following my wondrous blog, you’ll know that my nephew and his wife are expecting a baby girl in December. So of course I have been in the process of making crocheted items for...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #55: Row 19: voting

my computer is not working, so this is short and sweet. It is time to vote, Options are found here. http://crochet.community/entries/366-row-19-brainstorming Monday morning the next row directions will be announced. Have a great weekend! ...

My Crocheting Journal #10: ... and Visions of Crocheted Creations Danced In My Head

My Mom and Aunt often say that they have so many quilts to make before they die that they will be quilting on their death beds …. I always just chuckled. Now that the crochet bug has hit me, I have so many ideas bouncing around in my head that...

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...

Journey Into Intarsia #1: Intarsia -- Not Woodworking?

I’ve been whipping up a lot of hats recently, it seems, and it’s fun to do quick projects, “but” I still love making afghans. A couple of weeks ago I purchased some $1 books from Amazon and, although there were some nice patterns, nothing was...

(Not So) Hidden Gems #1: Upload Multiple Pictures At Once

Do you ever get scared of posting a long blog with lots of pictures? They are ready to be posted on your computer but uploading them one by one seems like a tedious process. We make it easy for you. Just click on the Insert picture button and...

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 #33: Baby Blanket - I'm ready

Yesterday, I was heading to Len’s Mill Store, my yarn source, so I had to make a decision re: pattern and yarn. Or so I thought … I searched and searched and searched through patterns, trying to find that one that said “this is it”. Time was...