Category Archives: completed projects

Sharing . . . A Few Recent Projects


Sooo, today you will get a double whammy.  Since I haven’t been a-blogging in a good long while, I’ll just post some pics of recently (or not-so-recently as the case may be…) finished projects I am most happy with. In … Continue reading

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Finished Project: the Mirth Cardi, from Interweave Crochet


Firstly, let me share the original blog post where I had started this beautiful project.  You will find all the information needed to make one yourself! I used some 100% mercerized, combed cotton thread I had stashed away waiting for the … Continue reading

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Off the Needles…My Blanket of Many Colors!


I am so happy with the end result of this beautiful and simple knit blanket!  In fact, I am in love.  I successfully went through a bit of my cotton yarn stash…although, I am fairly certain that I could easily make several … Continue reading

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v e r y p i n k . c o m » Learn to Knit a Spiral Scarf


This is another of my very favorite things to do!  This super cute scarf is a very easy knit.  And Staci at verypink.com has the most wonderful tutorial to help you learn how to knit short rows.  Follow the link … Continue reading

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Ravelry: Crochet Shark Hat pattern by Sarah Zimmerman


I came across this cute, easy little pattern one day when my grandson Killian was watching over my shoulder.  🙂 He said, “Gramma, you have to make one of those for me!” (or, something to that effect) Ravelry: Crochet Shark … Continue reading

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Beaded Crochet – ‘Dancing Fans’ Edging on Lime T-Top


This project was pretty fun.  My daughter brought me these cute little tank tops the other day, and I was immediately inspired. I went straight for my beads and thread, my book, and picked my favorite color . . . Next step … Continue reading

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New Crochet Basket, Using “Navajo Knitting”. ♥ Cotton Yarn ♥


As promised, I said I would share my adventures with “Navajo Knitting”/Crochet.  As soon as I watched the video, I went straight to my overabundant cotton stash and found this beautiful Rose color.  I must have had about 2 lbs, … Continue reading

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A-Tisket, A-Tasket . . . A New Crochet (Rag) Basket


I was going through my cabinet of supplies, which also houses the un-finished and forgotten . . . There were a couple of things I completely forgot about.  This one was still in its circular infancy.  I have no idea … Continue reading

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Finished (Destash) Project . . . Crochet Throw


I guess I took my sweet time with this one . . . but, here ya go: I hope everyone has had a splendid Easter Sunday . . . we’ll be hanging out with family later on today.  

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Lavender Crochet Beaded Rose, take 2.


I’ll just keep going until I get bored I guess!  😀  I like this one too . .

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