My Top Five Unusual Christmas Crochet

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Upcycle the most ordinary things to create holiday beauty.  This cool ornament is composed of six soda can pop tops and some crochet thread.  Doesn’t come much cheaper or easier than this.  Consider embellishing it by stringing on some pretty … Read More ...

Let’s Dish Crochet

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I will begin teaching crochet to the middle schoolers where I volunteer in a couple of weeks.  So, I have been on the look out for dish cloth patterns that I could use to teach the basic crochet stitches.  … Read More ...

Alien Vs Lovey Crochet

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Is this an Alien or a Lovey?  Depends on your status as an Earthling or a kid, I guess.  I love the simplicity of this pattern and how it could work up to make a very special huggable gift … Read More ...

A Wonderful Crochet Blanket

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Check out this stunning blanket!  Sheri LB pointed it out to me.  I have such great crochet friends who point out online lovelies to me.  This one offers both a free pattern, a picture tutorial, as well as video help.  … Read More ...

Spinning Your Crochet

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While this lovely and exciting piece of crochet is not exactly meant to spin, it certainly has the look of a spinning wheel to me.  It’s a mandala themed piece of which this is the central motif.  Isn’t it stunning?… Read More ...

Crochet Fix

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If this isn’t the cleverest use of a simple crochet motif, I must be a monkey’s uncle (or aunt)!  As a tot, my daughter yearned deeply for the Converse high tops her older brothers wore.  She got them as hand-me-downs … Read More ...

10 baby mobiles to crochet

10 baby mobiles to crochet   There’s a new baby on the way and you aren’t inspired by anything on the mom-to-be’s  shower registry.  Instead, you want to make a fun, yet practical handcrafted gift.  How about one of these whimsical crocheted mobiles to decorate … Read More ...

More Crochet Flowers – A Round UP

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It has become common knowledge that I love crochet flowers.  So, people send me links to many beauties.  There are not enough hours in the day for me to find all these goodies.  Thanks to all who send them.  … Read More ...