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Crocheting unique animals

Hi everyone! I am looking for ideas on crocheting unique animals…any ideas? Right now am working off and on crocheting a Loris. What animal do you think is unique?

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...

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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),...

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?

Crochet.Community Theme: Mandala

Mandalas .. what are they? Well, let’s head to Wikipedia to find out! “[it] is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism, representing the Universe. […] a spiritual guidance tool, for establishing a sacred space, and as an aid to...

Easy way to help animal shelter.... crocheted kitty blankets!

I have been making kitty blankets for my local animal shelters. They asked for blankets measuring 17inches square. They work up pretty quickly while watching tv. The animal shelters near me don’t really have any more requirements beyond the...

Crochet.Community Theme: Flags & More

National Pride Celebrate and honour the different countries around the world – flags, traditions, and more.   Your turn: Share your FLAG tips, strategies and stories here in the comments section (and embed photos of your...