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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...

The Crazy Crochet Journey #2: Etsy Shop Update

Thanks to everyone who has helped me reach this milestone! My Etsy shop has gotten over 1,000 views in less than a month. That is huge for a new Etsy shop! On top of that, I’ve made 6 sales, and gotten 900+ favorites! I’m really excited about how...

The Dog Days of Summer

I remember as a kid I would kind of dread August. First it meant that I only had one month of summer vacation left before school started (in Chicago school starts the day after Labor day). But second, August usually had the worst weeks of summer...

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...

Crochet.Community Awards: The Joys of Toys #1: Announcement

The Joys of Toys … of building them, giving them, and receiving them. This Awards celebrates the child in each of us by creating a crocheted toy. Big or small, any yarn, any style. Along with your creation post, we would love to hear about...

Crochet.Community Awards: The Joys of Toys #3: And the Winners Are ...

Our Joys of Toys Awards are behind us and we ended with 42 beautiful entries. I would like to thank you all who participated – I was really surprised how many entries you submitted. Here are the winning creations: Winner $50 Cash Prize...

Crochet.Community Awards: The Joys of Toys #2: Cast Your Votes

The Joys of Toys Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 42 amazing entries. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on January 30, 2015 at 6 PM GMT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards...

Crochet.Community Interview: Kristi

Thanks to Kristi for taking the time to do this interview! 1. Tell us a little about yourself 1. I am disabled and spend my days with my husband and our 3 cats – Blue Moon (7), Henrietta Sprout (2) and Midnight Special (3) and 2 mini doxies...

crochet new and old.

When I was 14 my little sister was taught by my elder sister to crochet a granny square and my first make was a pink and white baby blanket for my first niece. Unfortunately the extent of the families knowledge of crochet. I really did enjoy...

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...