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What attracts you to learned something new, to enhance your skills & design?

Being a student at High School of Fashion Industries, as Art major, not a fashion designer. I wanted to do something within the art field, but not sure how to grow from it. Over a period of time, my art took a stand -off and went into another...

Creating design's #1: What inspired you creating your own design when you are crocheting?

Hello ! :) For me its my children personality, and their expressive free spirit of who they like on this week topic. I have three very younf children, they are a lot fun they are my go to helper’s.

Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #58: hexagon 28 DESIGN

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Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #60: FINAL HEXAGON: design

here we go. Thanks to everyone who has participated!! Can’t wait to see the finished creations. FINAL HEXAGON Option 8 http://mumbles-mummy.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Hexifan-Mandala-3.pdf

Inspirations #4: It's National Teddy Bear Day!

We love teddy bears. I don’t believe I have ever known someone who didn’t at least like teddies, and many people had one as a “best friend” as a child (me included!). Ever since the shopkeeper Morris Michtom and his wife Rose made a stuffed...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #1: Granny Square Sampler Blanket -- Collaboration Style

I found some interest in another collaboration project …. so, here we go again!!! The Creation We will be creating a queen-size blanket/bedspread, designing it together! The Process each week, we will select one 5" granny square pattern...

Creation Challenge 3 - Temperature Afghan #1: The Idea

Hi everyone and happy new year! Last year, Ann mentioned her temperature blanket that she was making and I thought it was intriguing. The Temperature Afghan Basically, what you do is crochet a row each day with the yarn/colour that you have...

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...

Weekend Wonders: Granny-Square Challenge

Here’s a fun challenge for everyone: crochet a granny square, approximately 4" square, in any colour, any design, and post it as a new creation. Along with the finished picture, provide the pattern so that it can be duplicated...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #6: Row 3: Suggestions

Row 2 has been chosen (http://crochet.community/entries/226-row-2-directions) and now we are looking for suggestions for row 3. I really liked having a sample picture posted along with the suggestion. So… try something out… at least 4 or 5...