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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...

Crochet.Community Interview: MandaPanda

Thank-you to MandaPanda for taking the time to do this interview. 1. Tell us a little about yourself A little bit about myself? Let’s see. I have many, many, many interests. I love crafts, I love making things, I love writing…I arm, finger,...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 2.04 (April 2015)

March was “Crafters’ Month” and, now, here we are in the month of April. When I think of April, I think of Earth Day and April Showers. For me, here in Canada, things will be starting to turn green, spring flowers will be soon showing their...

My Crocheting Journal #35: yet another challenge - flower afghan

a friend messaged me and asked if I could help her make the flower afghan http://www.ladylifehacks.com/craft-pretty-flower-crochet-blanket/ (Photo from the site) and the discussion turned into a mini group activity. I think there will be a...

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...

Home & Living #1: Flower Coasters

Pattern by Bella Coco https://www.etsy.com/listing/253324977/crochet-coaster-pattern?ref=shop_home_active_2 All projects in this series consist of items that I made for my own use. If you find something here that you would like me to make...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #12: Hexagon 5: DIRECTIONS

Pattern #5 is… (drum roll) Option 11! http://i1.wp.com/speckless.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/puff-hex1.jpg?resize=600%2C617 puff hex To make a puff stitch: [Yo, insert hook in st indicated, yo, draw up a loop] 4 times. Yo and draw through...

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),...

Why Princessa Baby Crochet Blanket is so popular

This is just stunning design for a Baby Crochet Blanket, the success? can be so many factors, that can include the color combination used, the cute size I made and certanly you can easily made this baby blanket bigger or smaller, other factor is...

Hi all!

Hi everyone! I am so excited to be here on this site. I have been a crocheter since I was a very little girl. My grandmother always had a project she was working on when I visited her. I was enthralled at how she could move her hook (or...