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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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Crochet Inspiration Pattern Book Review by Mikey


  Lots of value come inside this book of over 250 pages to ensnare the imagination with this creative montage of ideas for crochet. For those who haven’t crocheted in a while, this book can pick up old pros and … Continue reading

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10 Best Crochet Blogs Worth Following


In the world of crochet, there are 1000’s of us inspiring people each day. These people are mini celebrities within themselves. You know them as bloggers. Blogging is something that took me a long time to develop the skills. My … Continue reading

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Are Yarn Trimmings for The Birds or Is That An Environmental Problem?


I was thinking about something I read, as well as people I know about yarn trimmings. It occurred to me as I walked by my bedroom and I seen a trimming of yarn from my latest project on the floor. … Continue reading

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Yarn Discovery: Fluormania by Regia


You will not believe your eyes on the Schachenmayr Regia Yarn. This is called Fluormania. Diva Dan has been bugging me about this yarn. He’s been raving about the colourlines of being bold, beautiful and florescent. To satisfy his curiousity, … Continue reading

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It’s Pretty ‘Unique’! It’s Lion Brand Unique Yarn


I was playing with a yarn called Unique by Lion Brand. The colour used in the scarf I crocheted was called Garden. Colour transitioning yarns are one of my favourite yarns to work with. The continual transitioning of colours feels … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Craft Bloggers Event to Find New Craft Bloggers


On January 11th, 2014, Prime Publishing LLC, responsible for FaveCrafts.com, AllFreeCrochet.com with 20 more websites in the crafting biz hosted the CHA Blogger Networking Event in Anaheim, California. I had been to a ‘get together two years ago and was … Continue reading

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