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Crochet.Community Theme: Dad

The month of May is about Mom and June is all Dad’s. Here are some creations made for the special man in our life.   Your turn: Share your tips, strategies and stories here in the comments section (and embed photos of your...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #4: square 1: voting

dadadaDA!! Here we go… let’s choose the first square for our Collaboration Granny Square Bedspread! (post your choice in the comments below) Option 1 (photo from this site) Option 2 (photo from this site) Option 3 (photo from...

Crochet a Father's Day

I certainly can’t speak for anyone else, but Father’s Day gifts were always a problem for me. My two siblings and I did the best we could, but I’m sure my father inwardly groaned at some of the presents we gave him! Anyway, I decided to check...

$100 Christmas Giveaway 2014 #2: Only 1 Day Left!

Post any kind of your crochet creation (+Add → New Creation) for a chance to win a $100 online gift card from your favorite online shop. RULES Post a creation (older creations are welcome) between December 10 and December 20, 6:00 pm...

Journey Into Intarsia #7: A Couple Days Away

My son has been home for a visit, so needless to say — the crocheting took a back seat and I didn’t touch my “intarsia afghan” for a couple of days. There was a bit of a withdrawal process and now it is hard to get back into the swing of things....

My Crocheting Journal #10: ... and Visions of Crocheted Creations Danced In My Head

My Mom and Aunt often say that they have so many quilts to make before they die that they will be quilting on their death beds …. I always just chuckled. Now that the crochet bug has hit me, I have so many ideas bouncing around in my head that...

Mother's Day Flop

About a month ago I found a beautiful Ice yarn, Air Baby Alpaca. It’s a mix of alpaca, extrafine merino wool, viscose, and polyamide, and it’s so soft. It has been made into a chain, and since I’ve enjoyed working with other chained yarns, I...

Hexagon a day #3: Day 31

So, the last day of January is almost over! God it’s gone slow! Here is my hexagon blanket complete for January…. And here is my ‘add as many as I like’ blanket, which has just over 40(I think)

Hexagon a day #2: Day 8 and Day 16 photos

Here’s what it looks like on Day 8 - And here’s Day 16 ( a little early I know!)

My 2015 Mystery Afghan CAL (Crochet Along), the up-date

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything about my CAL. Most of that has been because I’ve been sick for the past 12 days so just getting my crocheting done was hard enough let alone blogging about it. But oh how I’m loving this project! We...