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Crochet.Community Theme: SHAWL

This week’s theme is the SHAWL. What exactly is a SHAWL? Well, Wikipedia helps us with that: shawl (Persian: شال‎, Shāl,1 from Sanskrit: शाटी śāṭī2) is a simple item of clothing, loosely worn over the shoulders, upper body and arms, and...

Shawl - what do you all think

Finished this tonight, there will be better pictures later but was wondering what you all thought

The "Simple" Scarf

A little while ago I spotted a crescent-shaped scarf/shawl and fell in love; ever since I have been chomping at the bit to design one. This couldn’t be all that difficult, could it? Little did I realize what I was getting myself into! This...

Purple Butterfly - copying #3: Purple Butterfly finished

Yippie got it done yesterday. Have a black one in progress, ordered more Moss Green thread to make another copy of the Purple Butterfly, thankfully all have a home which makes my heart so happy. Working on the Mandala here, going to start the...

My Wish/To Do List #1: Throw Blankets

I’m currently working on a blanket that I had started a decade ago and just recently found .. when I am done this, I want to make a blanket (something small for laps, I think) for each of my grandchildren… (2 girls and 1 boy). Some options...

Finally!

Yes, it took me a while to screw up my courage and attempt to work out the problems with this “simple” scarf/shawl. If you remember, I was lamenting a bit ago about the neckline of this project (The “Simple” Scarf) and how I wasn’t sure how I...

Crochet.Community Interview: Kristi

Thanks to Kristi for taking the time to do this interview! 1. Tell us a little about yourself 1. I am disabled and spend my days with my husband and our 3 cats – Blue Moon (7), Henrietta Sprout (2) and Midnight Special (3) and 2 mini doxies...

Crochet.Community Interview: MandaPanda

Thank-you to MandaPanda for taking the time to do this interview. 1. Tell us a little about yourself A little bit about myself? Let’s see. I have many, many, many interests. I love crafts, I love making things, I love writing…I arm, finger,...

new

Hi I am new at this so have patience with me. I have no patterns or pictures to share. So do you have a site where there is free patterns for large capes & shawls

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...