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Wedding Afghan 2.0

I know I didn’t post anything last month, but believe it or not, I have been busy! I spent 2 weeks visiting with my Mom at the end of September/beginning October, as well as going to my nephew’s wedding on 9/30. What a beautiful wedding! The...

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...

Hello.. My inspiration story and Baby dress

I crocheted this dress and accessories for my grand daughter. Gift wrapped in a cute box with her name for keepsake and storage! ( I am also a custom seamstress so I made purse and slip from her auntie’s wedding dress fabric) HELLO...

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...

A Lesson In Never Giving Up

I found this article while browsing my Facebook page, and I thought it would be a good one for this site. When I started crocheting, I wouldn’t use a hook less that 12mm and would usually make blankets with 5+ strands of yarn, because they were...

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...

My first blog

hi all, If you’re reading this, it’s official, I’m a blogger at last! Took up crochet 2 years ago when I gave up smoking, didn’t realise how addictive it would be, the smell and feel of a new ball of yarn, the dread when encountering a new...

Turkish Cuffs

Posted from Pinterest, designed by Turkish artist Sebahat at https://www.etsy.com/shop/irregularexpressions Sometime in the fall of last year I was rambling through crochet pages on Pinterest and happened upon “cuffs” (aka “cuff bracelets”,...

My Wish/To Do List #5: The List, 2017

I was doing a LIVE CHAT today, at our Facebook group and I was talking about my ever-growing “list”. The list is so ever-growing and never-ending and I will never get through all my “want to’s”. Even my list for this year tends to seem...