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(Not So) Hidden Gems #1: Upload Multiple Pictures At Once

Do you ever get scared of posting a long blog with lots of pictures? They are ready to be posted on your computer but uploading them one by one seems like a tedious process. We make it easy for you. Just click on the Insert picture button and...

14 Stitches in 14 Weeks #1: The Challenge

There are just 14 weeks left in the year and I love challenges — so why not mix the two? [EDIT: Just because 2014 has come to an end doesn’t mean that you can’t take on the challenge!!!] The 14/14/14 Challenge 14 weeks 14 creations ...

My Crocheting Journal #2: Baby Sandals

My daughter, knowing that I’m now part of this community, has asked that I pull out my crochet hooks and make a pair of sandals for my grand-daughter. These sandals, to be exact: Fortunately “whistleandivy” provides not only the pattern but...

Knitting and Crochet Patterns Forums

Good news everyone – we’ve launched new Knitting and Crochet Patterns forum categories and thanks to Petra, there are 3 patterns uploaded already. Thank you Petra! Feel free to check them out and add some of your favorite patterns as well.

Pattern Review / Product for Sale #1: Slight Change of Plans

As much as I love designing crochet items, I just have to give myself one long cold hard look in the mirror and be honest with myself. I love crocheting much more than I like having to write the patterns out. There, I said it. So I have decided...

Journey Into Intarsia #9: Did I mention my counting?

Oh my goodness — somewhere along the line I really messed up the pattern for my afghan. It is so “off track” that I am basically making up my own pattern at this point. So where did things go wrong? As I mentioned, I only have 120 stitches...

Crochet.Community Collaboration #3 - Collab-agon #60: FINAL HEXAGON: design

here we go. Thanks to everyone who has participated!! Can’t wait to see the finished creations. FINAL HEXAGON Option 8 http://mumbles-mummy.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Hexifan-Mandala-3.pdf

My Story #2: A small gap and then.....

In the early summer of 2014 I was on the hunt for glass wear for the center pieces for the wedding (yes, Mark and I are newlyweds) and there was an estate sale across the street from our house. I had decided not to go because it was sad that the...