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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...

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...

Here's to New Beginings #1: Starting a Business

Here goes nothing… I have started a Facebook page, an Etsy shop, i have printed Business cards and started spreading the word about it. So far I have gotten several views, likes and favorites but no sales YET! I thought I would spread the...

Crochet.Community Interview: Manualnia - Magda Mucha

Bio My name is Magda Mucha. Manualnia (place where you “handmaking” something) was the name for my blog, which I set up to share with others. I am Polish living in Czech. I completed university studies (polish literature and language),...

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...

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...

Creation Challenge 3 - Temperature Afghan #3: JANUARY updates

rather than posting weekly updates, I thought we could post here, throughout the month. I’ll then post another one for February, etc. It will be nice to stay in touch, support each other, and share our stories as the year progresses.

PATTERNS

This is really just a personal rant because I need a place to release some frustration and not too many people around me understand this type of frustration. I am working on a really cute little baby sweater. As I get into the pattern, it...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #2 - Granny Squares #8: QUESTION ......

each week, we will be brainstorming and voting on the next granny square to be used. I think there was some confusion re: the process, last week. So …… Would you rather: A. create a list each week for brainstorming options or B. create and...

Crochet.Community Interview: Heather Macias

This interview, with http://crochet.community/sugarhiccupsboutique, is from January, 2015. 1. Tell us a little about yourself: I am married with six children, ages 24-7, and I love to crochet and knit. I think I actually love the idea of...