Monthly Archives: September 2013

Annie’s Hook & Needle Club – Kit 9 – Metallic Scarves Review

Finished crocheting the second scarf in this month’s kit. I want to say that I really enjoyed crocheting the two Metallic Scarves. I found myself having a hard time walking away once I begin working on them. The kit arrived … Continue reading

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The Importance of Care for your Crochet Items

Imagined you have just finished a baby afghan for you first grandchild. You have worked on it for months, using every moment of free time to ensure it was finished before the blessed event happen. The day finally arrived and … Continue reading

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A Quick Project

Last week I decided to use up some of my spare yarn by crocheting a shawl. I picked one that was in the “The Crocheted Prayer Shawl” book. After looking through the book and looking at the amount of yarn … Continue reading

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Annie’s Hook & Needle Club – Kit 9 – Metallic Scarves

Yesterday, along with my daughter’s birthday gift, the mail brought the new kit from Annie’s Hook & Needle Club. This month I will be crocheting two Metallic Scarves. They have the beautiful snowflake design worked into the middle that I … Continue reading

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Making the Transition from Yarn to Thread

I grew up watching Little House on the Prairie so when I first started crocheting, my first desires were centered on crocheting dollies and table cloths just like those I had seen over the years of watching the show. I … Continue reading

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Half Double Crochet tutorial

The half double crochet was the third stitch that I learned. The stitch is in-between a single crochet and double crochet in height. It is made similar to a double crochet except instead of working off two loops at a … Continue reading

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

This was truly a fun pattern to crochet. I worked on this while I helped my daughter with her garage sale. The pattern is marked easy and consisted of chain stitches (The Chain Stitch), slip stitches (Slip Stitch), single crochet … Continue reading

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