Tag Archives: Art

When Crochet Turns Abstract: Free Granny Afghan Pattern


Many crocheters write in about doing afghans like this. It’s a fabulous granny afghan that is so abstract. It will mess with your eyes. It’s an art form unto itself. This free pattern by Lion Brand Yarns is stunning. This … Continue reading

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30 Colorful Examples of Yarn Bombing


I’ve been thinking a lot about yarn bombing lately. It’s because we are working on our Crochet-Arium Exhibit. I find it’s a bit addictive because it’s creativity unleashed. The bike above is one of my ultimate crochet masterpieces and I … Continue reading

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Review of Neustadt’s Fibre Festival, July 13, 2013


Neustadt Ontario hosted their first annual Fibre Festival on July 13th, 2013. Most of the town was involved with numerous locations hosting an exhibit or sponsoring the event to some level. My review is based on attending several festivals. I’m … Continue reading

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Would you Like A Free Tutorial on This Top Down Shawl Pattern?


  Get this free pattern, Top-Down Shawl Crochet Pattern. I think this shawl is so fabulous and looks amazing. I think my fans would love to see this pattern… but I would prefer they vote just in case I am … Continue reading

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Cro’Chet’ Happens


“Gosh darnit, this pattern isn’t working for me, what is going on? I’ve read the directions 10 times already! Now I am reading word for word going as slow as I can and it still looks warped! That’s it, love … Continue reading

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Exciting New Crochet Shawl: 3 Balls of Yarn Only


Last week, I showed you my shawl. I didn’t tell you the pattern because I had detected two errors within the pattern. I reached out to Red Heart and they quickly realized my findings were accurate. With that, they did … Continue reading

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Mikey’s Technique Change, Video Demonstration


As announced, July 2013 brings in a new change for the way I crochet. I will be reversing direction on a portion of my stitches to meet the standard of crochet. Share with me in a comment what you think … Continue reading

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