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G-Ma Ellen’s Favorites on Etsy. Just the Tip of the Iceberg!


These are all links to purchase/view the actual merchandise. Ellen Mackler’s Favorites on Etsy.   Click here to see all my personal favorites.  The list is becoming quite extensive!       And . . . if you have a mind … 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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Linen Grocery Tote – the purl bee


Just in case you hadn’t noticed . . . this is definitely one of my very favorite websites!  And here is a really nice pattern for one of my very favorite things . . . This is pretty close to … Continue reading

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Feeling ‘Bookish’ . . . Crochet Lace Bookmarks From My Etsy


Are you a bibliophile???  Do you love to read?, that is. (Just a little bit of shameless self-promotion.  I need to get busy and make more . . . )     Sometimes, it’s the little things that make you … Continue reading

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Handmade Crochet HeavyDuty Mesh Market Bag by GMaEllenCrochetGifts


New Etsy listing: Handmade Crochet HeavyDuty Mesh Market Bag by GMaEllenCrochetGifts. (Another thing I really need to ‘write’ a pattern for . . . *sigh*)

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Sharing Some Vintage Crochet Books, and A Bird’s Eye View of My Library.


While I was busy getting my crochet and knitting books all put nicely on a relocated shelf the other day, I came across a few books I had totally forgotten about!  It was like Christmas all over!  So, I thought … Continue reading

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I Resolve . . . ???


As a general rule I resolve to never make New Years’ Resolutions.  But I got this in a Knit-N-Purl newsletter and I just had to share.  This is awesome!  I would like to amend this list to add “crochet” along with every … 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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A Look at the Different Properties of Wool Yarns: Facts to Know In Selecting The Right Yarn for Your Project | Lion Brand Notebook


I thought I would share this blog post this from http://blog.lionbrand.com because I feel the need to broaden my horizons.  In all the years I have been crocheting, and now knitting, I have very rarely ever worked with wool yarn.  I am not … Continue reading

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