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My First Attempt at Knitting a Sweater! (Progress)


I am pretty excited about this project!  My first attempt at something wearable.  I was a good girl and made a swatch first.  😛 Free Knitting Pattern: Classic Sparkling Sweater Lion Brand® Vanna’s Sequins Pattern #: L20329 Rating: 5.0 (based on 1 review) … Continue reading

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From T-shirt to scarf | anna • evers – DIY Fashion blog


Perhaps you have seen ideas like this before, but I think I might just have to give this a try!  I have nothing to lose but an old t-shirt which I was probably going to get rid of anyway!!! Fast and easy peezy!!! … Continue reading

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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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Whit’s Knits: Seed Stitch Mittens and Hand Warmers – The Purl Bee – Knitting Crochet Sewing Embroidery Crafts Patterns and Ideas!


  I know, you don’t want to hear it.  But, Old Man Winter will be here before you know it!  Best be prepared.  The Purl Bee, By Purl Soho is one of my favorite websites.  They often have picture tutorials. … 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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VOGUEknitting crochet 2013 Special Collector’s Issue


This was here waiting for me when I came home from work today!  Woo hoo! I am really drooling over some of these designs . . .   Better go out and get yours now!!  I’m sure they won’t last … 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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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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Ravelry: Crochet Lace Shell Wine Bag, Tote, Cozy PDF Pattern pattern by Ellen Mackler


I was inspired to post my wine tote pattern on Ravelry!  \o/  Finally! Ravelry: Crochet Lace Shell Wine Bag, Tote, Cozy PDF Pattern pattern by Ellen Mackler.

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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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