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Some Things Are Worth Repeating


If you are like me, many of you haven’t been with The Crochet Crowd since the beginning. By some stroke of luck, you happened on and joined with the utmost enthusiasm. And why wouldn’t you, the resources here are seemingly … Continue reading

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Where In the World Are You?


Let me tell you about a new challenge that will get your camera phone busy! Firstly, I am so excited about this. I was privy to this back many months ago and I loved the idea. I don’t mind crocheting … Continue reading

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Instructions Overwhelm Me: Crochet Patterns


One of my personal barriers in life is the ability to read and comprehend instructions. I share this information freely because I know I am not alone. I would describe myself as ‘monkey see, monkey do’, in my case, ‘Mike … Continue reading

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In Love With Colour Afghan with Video Tutorials


That crazy fun design I have been crocheting this week is nearly complete. Lots of fans are wanting the video tutorial for it. Firstly, here is the free pattern, In Love With Colour Afghan. Secondly, the best teacher for this … Continue reading

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Live Interview with Mikey, Hosted by Bryan Allen of CKNX Radio


I’m heading to CKNX Radio on Monday for a live interview. Hosted by Bryan Allen. Mikey’s live to air interview will start around 11:05 am and go to about 11:30 am, eastern standard time. You can listen live from any … Continue reading

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Organization Makes for Hyper Speed Crochet


Many people comment that I crochet fast. I’m not really a fast crocheter as I have seen women totally bulldoze me over with their speed. My friend, Onzelle from Pennsylvania who I met on the crochet cruise, is the fastest … Continue reading

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Five Additional Awards for Mad Hatter Challenge


Diva Dan and I have decided to offer 5 additional prizes for the hats that really stood out. The hats chosen were based on reactions when opening up the boxes, a bit of sly humour and/or something about the hat … Continue reading

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