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Crochet.Community Awards - Trick or Treat #2: And the Winners Are ...

Trick or Treat Awards are behind us and we ended with 9 beautiful entries. I’m pleased to announce the winners. Here are the winning creations: Winner $50 Cash Prize Crochet.Community T-Shirt Boo Buddies by Lisa – 39 points ...

Inspirations #5: For the Paranormally Inclined

I realize that Halloween is coming up pretty fast, especially for those planning to create costumes and/or decorations for this annual “ode to spirits that have passed”. However, in my wanderings around the internet I discovered that there is a...

Not What You'd Expect

Normally I’d have a post with some wonderful photos of inspiration or links to patterns, especially for the holiday season. However, it seems that there is an overload of those types of posts, so I decided to do something a little different. I...

Crochet.Community Theme: Hallowe'en

How can you have a theme in October and not “hook” it into Hallowe’en?!!! (TAG: Halloween) Check out these fun creations   Your turn: Share your HALLOWEEN tips, strategies and stories here in the comments section (and embed...

Crochet.Community Awards - Trick or Treat #1: Announcement

Theme: Trick or Treat Fall is here and all of us, especially kids, look forward to Halloween. Trick-or-treating, attending costume parties, decorating, carving pumpkins into jack-o’-lanterns, lighting bonfires, apple bobbing, visiting haunted...

I Have a Cold

In fact, I have one of the worst colds I’ve had in years. I do not recommend this as a way to bring in a new year! It’s partially my fault because holiday goodies won out over proper nutrition and it seems I’m paying for it now. It’s back on...

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...

Inspirations #6: It's Turkey Time!

Now that we’ve all settled ourselves from our Halloween-induced sugar highs, it is time to turn our thoughts to that most delicious of holidays, Thanksgiving. As MentalFloss.com states, “Since [William] Bradford wrote of how the colonists had...