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Inspirations #9: Happy Mother's Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers, including mothers-to-be, mothers to fur-babies, and mothers in spirit! I believe most women have a nurturing aspect to their personalities, and I like to take Mother’s Day to celebrate this. I know this is a...

Mother's Day Flop

About a month ago I found a beautiful Ice yarn, Air Baby Alpaca. It’s a mix of alpaca, extrafine merino wool, viscose, and polyamide, and it’s so soft. It has been made into a chain, and since I’ve enjoyed working with other chained yarns, I...

Crochet.Community Theme: Mom

What do you think of when you think of the month of May? Well, flowers and gardening perhaps … and, of course, “Mother’s Day”. The theme this month is all about mom, whether it is a gift that you have made for her, something that reminds you of...

Crochet.Community Interview: BarbS

This interview, with BarbS, is from December 2014 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a retired bookstore owner, writer, tour bus driver and woodworker, now trying to eke out a living by doing my woodworking while staying home to care for...

My Story #3: The Mysterious Item

I was in the process of finishing up my bouquet of flowers that I was crocheting for my wedding and it occurred to me that I had absolutely no plans for what I would be doing with my hair. I had 3 days left to figure it out. In the search for...

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...

Crochet.Community Interview: JessieAtHome

This interview with JessieAtHome is from April 2016. 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a crochet and knit designer and blogger, a mother of 8 year old twin girls, and wife to a wonderful man. I love being creative and having a...

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 Interview: Nicole

This interview, with Nicole, is from August, 2015. 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’m a newly single mother of 3 wonderful boys, ages 8, 3, and 8 months old. My middle son has Down Syndrome, but its more of a typical boy than most would...

Two Generations of Jersey Girl Crocheters #3 - final update

Hello all, about two years ago, my mother and I had very briefly agreed to try and blog together on crocheting. We only had two posts done and her health, which had been declining, continued to do so rapidly. In addition, I had gone thru losing...