Tag Archives: Thought

Dealing with Colour & Purchasing Remorse


Have you ever come to regret a project midway through? More times than I can count, I have regretted two things in a project. Not investing in a better yarn. Realizing the colours weren’t exactly what I was envisioning. As … 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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Crochet Blind Folded Verses Boucle


A viewer writes: “How does anyone use Boucle? I just can’t see my stitches!” Fun Fact: Boucle is pronounced as Boo-Clay. Until only a few years ago I would call this Bewsel. Don’t ask me why I thought the name … Continue reading

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What Trends Lay Ahead for Christmas 2013?


Each year, we tend to see a project, stitch technique or idea that is “Hawt Off The Hook!” I’m really not sure what types of projects will be really popular for Christmas 2013. Red Heart launched Vivid, a new neon … Continue reading

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Fear: Real or Psychological, Share Your Thoughts


Under my smile and excitement for crochet lies an undeniable fear. I used to listen to my grandmother comment about how bad life was getting. The 6 o’clock news wasn’t an information session but an hour long real life horror … Continue reading

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Hubby’s & BF’s Not Excited By Crochet


A viewer writes: I’m sorry but I have to bitch a little. I always get so excited with I’m about to end and project and start a new one! Well, tonight is one of those nights. I’m ending a project … Continue reading

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