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Crochet.Community Theme: Leaves

Pssst .. Fall is around the corner … and what better time than this to start creating leaf creations! You can see all of our LEAVES creations here.   Your turn: Share your LEAVES tips, strategies and stories here in the comments...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #59: ROW 20: voting

Here we go… which row do you want to be next? NOTE: Not sure if I got Sandy’s correct …. let me know and I’ll fix it up today Option 1 Attach to sc at 1st dc of row 18; ch 4 (equal 1dc and ch); skip next sc; dc in next sc, ch 1; 3dc cluster...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #40: Row 14: voting

It’s time to vote for our “row 14” … Option 1 cluster on either side of the clusters in previous row; chain 3; sc in top stitch of the fan; chain 3; repeat Option 2 cluster on either side of clusters in previous row; chain 7; repeat ...

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...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #20: Hexagon 9: DIRECTIONS

OOPS … I made a mistake and posted the wrong directions. I will leave this here, for those who have already started it. The correct pattern, the voted pattern, is in the comments section below. Again, my apologies. puff hex To make a puff...

My Story #3: The Mysterious Item

I was in the process of finishing up my bouquet of flowers that I was crocheting for my wedding and it occurred to me that I had absolutely no plans for what I would be doing with my hair. I had 3 days left to figure it out. In the search for...

My Crocheting Journal #41: Trying Entrelac

with the sweater/vest off my list, the next experiment is using entrelac crochet. Here is my first try. Lots of errors but I haves started getting into the swing of things….working with black, as you can imagine, was a poor choice to begin...

Two Generations of Jersey Girl Crocheters #2: ' A True ' E ' Or Not A True ' E ' ... That Is The Ultimate Question.

Hello everyone! Between Mom and I, we decided to try and post about our crochet adventures at least once a week. Our past week has cut a bit short on available crochet time, because while we were last crocheting together, there was a loud...

Pattern Review / Product for Sale #3: I've Been Busy

I have totally fallen off the track with posting as I had promised myself at New Year’s. I went to a wonderful 4th of July/family reunion party and had a great time, but within a couple days the weather went to 112 degrees and I didn’t handle it...

Inspirations #8: Pretty in Pink

I’m late. As some of you that follow me may have noticed, I have done several blog posts using a “national day” as a theme. Well, March 1st was National Pig Day and I missed it. The reason this is a big deal is that my mom loves pigs (Hi, Mom!)...