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Inspirations #2: 10+ Ways to Use Doilies

Some of us have been blessed to inherit vintage doilies. Some of us still adore the delicate patterns so lovingly hand crocheted. Some of us just love all things lace! No matter what category you fall in, most of us succumb to the allure of these...

Adventures in the "New Age" of Crochet

I learned to crochet when I was 10, about 50 years ago. At that time, my exposure to crochet was somewhat limited to grannysquare afgans, doilies and runners, and pillow slip edgings. For a few years, as an adult, I stopped crafting. Working 12...

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 #11: Post-Awards Entry

Now that the scarf is done for the Crochet.Community Awards (and the waiting begins) I can now turn to my list of other ideas and projects. My Scarf Entry The research for “the scarf” provided LOTS of inspirations and items for my dream...

So many ideas, so little time

Last week, I was looking for a certain item to crochet and, as you can imagine, I found a zillion other things to add to my list! So many things on my “to do” list and so little time (especially now that spring is here). As I was finishing up...

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...

Inspirations #3: Perchance to Dream

I’m still in the process of making the afghan for my nephew and his soon-to-be new wife – I think I’m safe to say that because I don’t believe either one of them follow this blog! – and so I thought that doing a piece on dreamcatchers would be...

Flower Coasters Giveaway

UPDATE: I was busy for my driver’s written exam last week so didn’t have a chance to be here as promised. Anyway, everyone is invited to join this promo to get this free giveaway. TO JOIN: 1) Just go to my Creations and look for my post...

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...