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Tangerine Superstar

I’ve got a baby shower to attend coming up but the mom-to-be is waiting to be surprised by baby’s gender.  That makes sewing and crafting for baby a little more difficult.  A cute little dress in pink and frills just … Continue reading

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More Stash Busting Crochet

I’ve seen cute little mug sweaters in a couple of stores and thought, “I could make that!”  So when I saw the pattern for Grandma Mae’s Mug Cozy (by Danyel Pink, CrazySocks Crochet:  http://www.crazysockscrochet.com) in the 2013 Crochet Calendar that … Continue reading

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Some Quick Crochet

For Christmas my SIL gave me a 2013 Crochet Calendar — basically, you get about 100 crochet patterns spread out over the year.  The patterns are compiled by Susan Ripley and include everything from blankets to jewellery to sweaters. Since … Continue reading

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Do It Yourself: Crochet a Christmas Wreath

I’ve just returned from some really wonderful and much-needed time at my mom’s place.  I love to go and hang out, play card games, and catch up with my mom.  It’s so relaxing and the kidlets always have a great … Continue reading

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Autumn Wreath

This wreath was completely inspired by this pin.  Instructions can be found there. I used Loops & Threads Charisma in Copper (colour #27) and a 12 inch wreath form.  This is a bulky yarn (not super bulky like the one … Continue reading

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Crochet Pie Plate Cosy

I found this Bernat pattern a couple of months ago and decided to give it a try.  I made the multi-coloured (creamsicle ombre) one first as a kind of test run — because it’s ombre yarn, you can’t really see … Continue reading

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Crochet Dish Cloths

I figured since I already had the crochet hooks out, I might as well finish up this set of dish cloths I started in the summer.  I started them to keep my hands busy while the kidlets played in the … Continue reading

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