Category Archives: Creative Inspiration

Totally Stuck on Crocheted Triangle Fringe Scarves


Just taking some time to share what I have been working on. I pulled this book off the shelf the other day.  It’s funny how you can look at a thing a thousand times and not be receptive to any … 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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A World Through the Hands (Video) | On Being


Simply a wonderful, four-minute film about the value of handwork and experiencing the world. “To have the skill of knitting, to have the skill of crocheting, of felting, makes it possible for us not only to make something but it … Continue reading

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Malizia Scarf | Knitting Fever


      Isn’t this the most gorgeous ruffle scarf you have ever seen???  Well, I think it is… I am so excited about this project I can hardly sit still!  I came across this photo (really not sure where … Continue reading

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the Beaded Edge . . . the Video That Sparked My Love of Beaded Crochet ♥


If you didn’t already know . . . I love working with beads and crochet.  I thought perhaps I might just spark a love of beaded crochet for you too!  I purchased the book shown in the video, ‘the Beaded Edge’, … Continue reading

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Trying My Hand At Short Row Knitting . . . Spiral Scarf Beginnings


I have been wanting to learn to do ‘short rows’ in my knitting for awhile now.  I don’t know why I thought it would be too complicated! The most difficult thing about short rows is picking up the wraps around … Continue reading

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