Monthly Archives: August 2013

Tips About Turning Chains

I have read many tutorials and have talked to a lot of people and it seems that everyone has their own opinion on the best way to achieve a good turning chain. Today I am going to share with you … Continue reading

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Crochet Projects in the Works

  I know it has been a while since I have mentioned the “Crochet Master Class Book” I have been so busy with crocheting gifts I have been away from it. Now is the time to start thinking about it … Continue reading

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Newbie Crocheting Mistakes:

We all know that crocheting can be a truly enjoyable craft, but many times not as enjoyable when learning the art. If most people can only get past the first few stitches they would discover how enjoyable crocheting can really … Continue reading

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Annie’s Hook & Needle Club: Kit 8 – A Basket of Sunflower Coasters

The new kit from Annie’s Hook & Needle Club arrived over the weekend and my first thoughts was “how cute”. The pattern is for four sunflower coasters with a crochet basket to contain them.  I have always loved sunflowers. The … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Pot Holders

Several years ago a friend brought a little Slow Cooker pot holder at a craft fair and give it to me as a gift. I really loved the idea and immediately duplicated the pattern and have been making them ever … Continue reading

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Why I should learn the foundation single crochet ? (Fsc)

This month’s Annie’s Hook and Needle club kit came with enough yarn for two placemats; the pattern started with a Chainless Foundation stitch. So this weeks tutorial will be one of the three ways I am aware of for a … Continue reading

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Annie’s Hook & Needle Club – Kit 8: Pacific Place Settings Review

Before I begin my review, I would like to take this time to apologize for taking so long in responding to some of your comments. My husband and I took a holiday to Tennessee with my daughter and two grand … Continue reading

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