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Happy New Year!

Yes, I know the title isn’t exactly that original, but I do want to wish all of you a wondrous new year full of all good things – health, fortune, beautiful yarn, and of course crochet! Arthur wishes you a happy new year also, but he enjoyed...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #1- Mandala 2015 #1: Mandala 2015

What better way to kick off the new year than with a new crocheting event!!! This Crochet.Community Creation will be a joint effort, with members voting on “the next row”, the next stitch pattern, to be used. The process will go like this:...

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 #2: Update - Week 1

It’s a new year with new beginnings and, hopefully, everyone has had a chance to begin their temperature afghan for the year. In the comments section, below, share you updates, questions, tips, and weather conditions, if you’d like – or...

My Crocheting Journal #19: Tool Storage

This morning (really early), after letting the cat out, I was contemplating what I would accomplish today… and “bam” — and idea popped into my head and, well, my day began and I was up and making the idea happen. A few years ago my niece gave...

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...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone and happy new year! May your 2016 be filled with hooks & stitches … and finished projects haha

R2D2's Crochet Blanket Journey #1: Why I Am Making My First Pixel Afghan

While I was finishing off my The Art of Crochet Throw – Click To View My middle child, who is 6, who is obsessed with Star Wars, asked me to make him a blanket, as his younger brother has had one made and so had his older sister. Before anyone...

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

To all my wonderful followers and those people who visit one of my social sites throughout the year, I thank you for all your attention to and well-wishes for my efforts. All of you are the reason I’m still plugging along! I hope you all had a...

Crochet.Community Gazette: Issue 3.01 (January 2016)

Happy New Year! A new year: new beginnings; new crochet projects; new possibilities. This is going to be an exciting year. Last year, we had a few Collaboration Creations taking place and that was a lot of fun. Currently, we only have the...