Category Archives: Crochet

My First Crocheted Sweater!

Yesterday, I finished my first piece of crocheted clothing! I am ridiculously excited about it. I mean I was positively giddy this morning, trying to decide what to wear with my new shrug! That’s one of the things I love … Continue reading

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The Stockings Were Hung…

At last!  After beginning the quest to crochet stockings for all of my family members in 2005, I finished the last two stockings in time for our celebration of Christmas 2011.  I am so excited to have this project finished!  … Continue reading

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The Closer You Get, The Slower You Go

About four years ago (or halfway through my Christmas stocking project), I swore said to myself that when I was finished, I would never make a granny square afghan.  You see, each stocking requires thirteen squares, which means crocheting well … Continue reading

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One WIP Down, Two to Go

I have one less Work In Progress now.  I finished my niece’s birthday present! I made the coin purse and the kerchief  with Caron Spa, a light weight (3) acrylic and bamboo blend with a wonderfully silky texture.  (I really … Continue reading

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One of My Favorites

In my last post I mentioned Crochet Spot.  I don’t remember how I got to this website.  I think I was looking for light or lacy scarf patterns to make a summer scarf.  I know, I know–most people don’t consider … Continue reading

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CADD (Crochet Attention Deficit Disorder)

For a couple years, I had been doing very good about only having one WIP (Work In Progress) at a time, mainly because I had promised my family I would crochet each one a Christmas stocking. As I have many … Continue reading

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