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The "Simple" Scarf

A little while ago I spotted a crescent-shaped scarf/shawl and fell in love; ever since I have been chomping at the bit to design one. This couldn’t be all that difficult, could it? Little did I realize what I was getting myself into! This...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #1: Announcement

Theme – Scarf Time to WRAP IT UP….with a scarf! Create a scarf, any size and any design, for this Awards event. The scarf may be a long rectangle, a triangle, or joined to form a circle. In the description of your creation tell is about the...

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...

CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS

We invite you to the exciting world of crocheting. In our series of Tutorials for Beginners you will find everything you need to start your very first project and to create a masterpiece by yourself. You will learn the basic stitches, learn how...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #2: Call For Entries

Entry period of the Crochet.Community Awards – Scarf is now officially open and will close on October 24. Theme: Scarf Time to WRAP IT UP….with a scarf! Create a scarf, any size and any design, for this Awards event. The scarf may be a long...

The Scarf #1: The Scarf ...

The Quarterly Awards sounds so simple — crochet a scarf! Well, yes, that can be simple — but picking the pattern, picking a good pattern, picking a good pattern that you like — well, that has turned out to be quite complicated!!! The Pattern...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #4: And the Winners Are ...

Our Scarf Awards are behind us and we ended with 25 beautiful entries. I would like to thank you all who participated – I was really surprised how many entries you submitted. This time it was really tight – only 1 point difference between Winner...

Crochet.Community Awards: Scarf #3: Cast Your Votes

Scarf Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 25 amazing entries. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on October 30, 2014 at 6 PM GMT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you...

My Crocheting Journal #8: "Can't You Count?"

Inspired by the Crochet.Community Quarterly Awards, I have selected my first scarf to crochet (and then decide if it is worthy of showcasing). So far, it is a rather simple design - just do an increase in each stitch. How easy it that -- well,...

My Little Valentine

Last year I posted several fantastic crocheted hearts for Valentine’s Day (see “For the Sweethearts” at https://thecrochetedbutterfly.wordpress.com/2016/02/14/for-the-sweethearts/), but I didn’t really want to repeat that, lovely as it was. So...