Category Archives: crochet book

Crochet Doodles. By . . . GMa Ellen


I have had a request to see an enlargement of the banner photo of my blog. ¬†ūüėĬ† I am having a little trouble with that.¬† But, here are a few photos I found in my blog gallery for starters. ¬†Oh, … Continue reading

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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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Two Ruffle Scarves, Knitting Works In Progress . . .


This has been some really good practice doing short rows, including the ‘wrap & turn’. ¬†I have actually been having a lot of fun with it! ¬†Not sure if you can tell, but it is still on the needles. ¬†I … Continue reading

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Finally. Completed Crochet Neckerchief, in Leaf Green


I am very happy to have finally completed this beautiful neckerchief. ¬†Of course, I had to put my own finish on the pattern with a fabulous ruffle. ¬†I think it finishes it off very well. ¬†I had contemplated putting some … Continue reading

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Woo Hoo! New Books In My Library . . .


I received two new books in the mail the other day. ¬†I just couldn’t resist! ¬†I am always looking for new sources of inspiration, but I find I must choose new books very carefully, as my library is quite extensive. … Continue reading

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Just Sharing Some Inspiration: Ravelry: ellemac’s library


These are just a few of my favorites. ¬†My “Go-To’s” ¬† Click here to see everything I have been able to find on Ravelry: ¬†Ravelry: ellemac’s library. ¬†(You must be a registered member of Ravelry. ¬†But, it is free and … Continue reading

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Crafting + Health | Crochet Saved My Life


I hadn’t opened one article and decided I must share. ¬†A ton of articles on the health (and¬†wellbeing) benefits of crochet: ¬†Crafting + Health | Crochet Saved My Life. As for me? ¬†Crochet is my passion, my obsession! My therapist, … Continue reading

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From My Library – the Beaded Edge 2, “Spring Mimosa” in Pink, with Pearly White Beads


I was¬†very¬†excited when I received my new book¬†the Beaded Edge 2, by Midori Nishida. I have been studying it for weeks now. ¬†(I purchased my copy from Amazon.com) I kept coming back to this design, so today . . . … Continue reading

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New Crochet Books . . . \o/


I swear . . . no matter how long I live, it will never be long enough to do all the fabulous things I want to do with crochet (and/or knitting!). So, to add to that challenge, I have purchased … Continue reading

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Two Down! Completed Chakra Neckerchief. (I am SUPER happy!)


Well what do you know . . . I finished another project! ¬†This pattern for “Chakra Neckerchiefs” has become one of my all-time favorites I think. This one is done in yellow size 3 cotton crochet thread for the body … Continue reading

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