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CrochetCommunity Awards: Yarn-cuddles #2: Cast Your Votes

Yarn-cuddles Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 39 amazing entries. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on July 30, 2014 at 6 PM GMT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you...

Crochet.Community Interview: Farida Cahyaning Ati

This interview, with Farida, is from July, 2015. 1. Tell us a little about yourself My friends call me Ida, I’m 29 years old. I live in Kediri-Indonesia. I teach English as a second language here and love working with children and teenagers....

Crochet.Community Theme: Dolls

This month, we are taking a look at dolls — those beautiful handmade treasures with personalities. Check out these crocheted “people” – they definitely have personalities!!   Your turn: Share your DOLLS tips, strategies and...

Two Generations of Jersey Girl Crocheters #1: Stepping Back to the Future with Granny Squares - Intro

Thanking Debbie Pribele for this great idea and opportunity ! Hi everyone! I’m blessed to have the best crochet teacher worldwide; none other than my Mom, Rose Marie Mahaydik. She taught me basics when I was around 7 and I will be turning the...

Crochet.Community Interview: SRO-AUSTIN

This interview, with SRO-AUSTIN is from January, 2016 First, let’s talk about your owl hat: Did you design it? And how did you make those eyes? Thank you. I designed the owl. The owl is made as an applique and stitch onto the hat. I use...

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...

My Story #1: Hi, Nice to meet you

My name is Andria, Thanks for choosing to read my blog post. I’ll start from the beginning of my crocheting life. If you have read the blurb “about me” in my profile then you already know that I am a stay at home Mom and I am married to Mark and...

Crochet.Community Theme: BLANKET / AFGHAN

Is there anything more comforting than wrapping up in a crocheted blanket on a cool summer’s night or a chilly winter evening? Well, maybe the arms of a loved one, but the next best thing is a crocheted blanket, especially if it is handmade. ...

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...

Tool, Hook Storage

Here is my solution to storing my most used crochet items. I’ve used a simple leather wallet, eight inches long and 3-1/2" wide when snapped closed. I took a seam ripper to the stitching inside it, so it opened up two more pockets length-wise...