Monthly Archives: July 2013

Forgotten Draft: Thank You Krafty Kitty!


Oh my goodness gracious!!!  I began this post May 25.  Then, life (and my husband’s illness and passing) happened.  So, it’s high-time . . . Just a quick post to thank Krafty Kitty for the beautiful potholders I won from her blog … Continue reading

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Crochet 8-petal 3D Flower Tutorial 5 – YouTube


Hey all!  I must share this video tutorial I came across while browsing Pinterest… I don’t know if there is a written pattern or diagram for this beautiful flower motif, but I am not sure if I would have been … Continue reading

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Why I’m preparing for the fall of Facebook… « FreshStitches


This looks like a very nice website.  I plan on taking a good look around: This article really gives one some food for thought.  Take a look and tell me what you think.  I tend to have to agree! As a designer … Continue reading

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Open Shell Crochet Cowl PDF Pattern by GMaEllenCrochetGifts


Originally posted on G-Ma Ellen's Hands – Adventures in Crochet and Knit:
WOO HOO!!!!! With the help of a new friend, my first published pattern on Etsy: Open Shell Crochet Cowl PDF Pattern by GMaEllenCrochetGifts.

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Photo Journal of the Game, In Loving Memory . . .


I thought it high time I did some sharing today.  Hoping for a little closure. One month ago today my Husband of 36 years passed away, quietly, at home surrounded by family and a few close friends. His illness progressed … Continue reading

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