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Chudames Craft Tutorials #1: Triangle Cowl - Tutorial

Interested in making this for yourself? Check out my Free tutorial on Cut Out + Keep: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/triangle-cowl-2 Favorite on Cut Out + Keep: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/triangle-cowl-2 Add it to your...

Pattern Review / Product for Sale #1: Slight Change of Plans

As much as I love designing crochet items, I just have to give myself one long cold hard look in the mirror and be honest with myself. I love crocheting much more than I like having to write the patterns out. There, I said it. So I have decided...

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 Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #1: Mandala 2015

What better way to kick off the new year than with a new crocheting event!!! This Crochet.Community Creation will be a joint effort, with members voting on “the next row”, the next stitch pattern, to be used. The process will go like this:...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #2: Suggestions For Yarns and Hook Sizes

There is already a big buzz about the Collaboration Mandala.. and lots of questions about yarn and hook sizes. Perhaps you would like to share your plans and/or your questions here in this discussion — for easy reference for others, especially...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #1: Granny Square Sampler Blanket -- Collaboration Style

I found some interest in another collaboration project …. so, here we go again!!! The Creation We will be creating a queen-size blanket/bedspread, designing it together! The Process each week, we will select one 5" granny square pattern...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #5: square 1: DIRECTIONS

Isn’t this exciting?! Here we go … 1. The square any colours you choose the pattern is located here   2. Join As You Go now we need your input – some of us have never done a “join as you go” creation before. So,...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #18: Square 5: DIRECTIONS

Here we go — square #5 of our collaboration Granny Square bedspread photo and pattern: http://www.craftown.com/cropat9.htm Keep us posted as to how challenging this one is … and remember to add your pattern ideas to our list here:...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #10: Row 4: Voting

Time to vote, everyone!!! This was an interesting week, wasn’t it? We kind of got stuck after the first suggestion, but we ended up with 4, so here you go: Option 1: Puff Stitch: yarn over, reach hook into the low-V single crochet in previous...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #57: Row 20: brainstorming

row 19 √ (don’t forget to show us your progress photo!!!) And, now, we are looking for ideas for “the next row”. Brainstorming will take place today through Thursday and voting time is Friday-Sun. Experiment with some options, take some...