Category Archives: thread

I Have Been Absent, of Late . . .


True confessions.  I don’t know exactly why it is, but, I just have not been taking the time to blog as much as I would like to, or used to anyway.  Maybe because I just don’t feel inspired enough???  Or, heaven forbid, … 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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Starting the Mirth Cardi. Crochet project. From Interweave Crochet; Summer 2014


I have been searching for one of these circular type patterns for the longest time.  I am going to give this one a shot.  It really is beautiful.  The pattern says it is an Intermediate level.  (3 of 4).  It … Continue reading

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Stitch Diva Blog – Learning to Lucet


Hellooo…I do hope this blog post finds you all doing well!  Happy Saturday! I got a fabulous newsletter this morning in an email.  It immediately intrigued me!  I think I have seen this tool somewhere before, and I remember that it … 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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Handcrafted Crochet Rich Red Ruffle Flower by GMaEllenCrochetGifts


These earrings are quite lovely. Romantic vintage style crochet lace flower, made in a beautiful rich red, with yellow centers. They actually look a bit realistic! They are a three dimensional lace pattern which I have stiffened so that they … Continue reading

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Crochet – Shamrock Edging Pattern Link


As promised, I said I would try to find out where I got the patterns for my previous post Happy St. Patrick’s Day, with some “Irish” Crochet This website, called mypicot.com has a ton of beautiful pattern links.  Knit as well … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day, with some “Irish” Crochet


Happy St Patrick’s Day!!! I am quite surprised I didn’t share these bits of lace last year when I made them.  But, in my defense, they were for my Daughter’s wedding, so I imagine I was pretty busy with that. … Continue reading

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Playing with Drop Shell Beads in Crochet Bracelets . . .


I really really . . . really love these shell beads!  Putting them in bracelets or necklaces is just too much fun.  Fun to make, and very fun to wear.  They make the loveliest sound when they bounce off each … Continue reading

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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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