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Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #10: Row 4: Voting

Time to vote, everyone!!! This was an interesting week, wasn’t it? We kind of got stuck after the first suggestion, but we ended up with 4, so here you go: Option 1: Puff Stitch: yarn over, reach hook into the low-V single crochet in previous...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #19: Row 7: VOTING

We have all had a busy week, apparently, with brainstorming ideas not appearing until last night/this morning. But we still have options!! Try them out and pick your fave. OPTION 1 [a thick round of popcorn stitches. YouTube has several...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #25: Row 9: voting

Row 9 — last of the single digits. Things are moving along! This weekend we decide what our next row will look like, via your votes – and we have FIVE options to choose from this week!! NICE. Thanks, everyone. Option 1 Join yarn in hdc next...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #16: Row 6: voting

we had 130 views of our brainstorming for Row 6 .. now it is time to put those “looks” to work and vote on our next row. OPTION 1 Single crochet in next 4 stitches, (single crochet, half double crochet, and single crochet) in the 3 chain...

Shopping Bag #2 #1: The Bag Pattern

My daughter loves my shopping bag (shown below) … unfortunately, I didn’t provide the link to the pattern that I used nor did I save it … what?? Really?? Sigh. Shopping Bag #1 So now I have to make my own pattern, based on how I think I...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #40: Row 14: voting

It’s time to vote for our “row 14” … Option 1 cluster on either side of the clusters in previous row; chain 3; sc in top stitch of the fan; chain 3; repeat Option 2 cluster on either side of clusters in previous row; chain 7; repeat ...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #20: Row 7: Directions

well, that was exciting!! Voting kept going to a tie, but in the end we chose the following option. (post your version – we’d love to see your progress!) Row 7 Instructions = [Dc-cross: skip nxt st, dc in next, dc in skipped st. dc-cross...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #62: Row 21: voting

Here we go …. which is your favourite? Option 1 Attach with sc to 2nd trc; ch 3; skip 3rd trc; 5dc cluster closed with sl st (should incorperate 2 dc, sc, 2 dc of row 20); ch 3; skip 1st fcc. Repeat around. Finish with sl st in beginning sc. ...

My Crocheting Journal #20: Guess Who!

Oh the joys of crocheting an afghan .. so relaxing… zen-like.. And then came amigurumi … the focus, the details… phew A tad stressful, as I strained over the details but rewarding? Yah. The adaptation: I crocheted the eyes rather than using...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #75: Row 26: voting

ok, crocheters….. let’s choose our next row Option 1 Join yarn in ch 2 sp, ch 2, dc. Hdc, *(sc next 2 sts, hdc next 2 sts, dc next 2 sts, tr next 4 sts, dc next 2 sts, hdc next 2 sts, sc next 2 sts, hdc, dc, hdc in ch 2 sp) repeat from *...