Crochet A New Stitch

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Have you discovered the site that sends you an email every day to teach you a new crochet stitch?  I think it’s totally amazing!  While I do not necessarily have time every single day to practice a new stitch, I … Read More ...

Crochet Free Patterns

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Are you familiar with this site for oodles of free patterns?  Since crochetpatterncentral.com disappeared, I have not really found a reliable aggregate site for finding free crochet patterns online.  This site seems to have a lot of the same features … Read More ...

An Adventurous Crocheter

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I feel compelled to give a shout out to a fairly new crocheter who seems fearless in attempting new projects and even better at making the adaptations she finds suitable.  I certainly admire beautiful crochet work done by anyone.  … Read More ...

Crochet Your African Violets

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My mother has a magic way of growing African Violets.  She has pots and pots full of the little beauties.  Sometimes I call them little ‘buggers’ since I can’t keep the darn things alive for two weeks!  But, here I … Read More ...

Lacy Afghan

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http://lacycrochet.blogspot.com/2013/02/lacy-baby-blanket-free-pattern.html

 

This site has become one of my go-to blogs for crochet inspiration.  Olga does such exquisite work and has a nice selection of free patterns offered.  This particular afghan is crocheted using a stitch pattern invented by her … Read More ...

Frugalista At Work

yarn winder

 

Maybe you don’t have one of these (yarn winder)

 

nostepinne yarn winder

 

of even one of these (nostepinne).  Maybe you’re a frugal crocheter who is always looking for cost effective ways to improvise, make-do, improve, and create.

paper cup yarn winder

Wish I was … Read More ...

Sweet Bunny

crochet washcloth bunny

 

 

What could be easier or sweeter than these little bunnies?  I’ve been making a bunch of face cloths.  This just might be how I gift them!  Annabelle has the details on her blog!

crocheted ribbon bangles

While you’re at her … Read More ...