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Indian Summer Crochet

Grey, cream and white has been my crochet yarn of choice for some time now. After all, those are my favorite colors. Suddenly, just as summer was turning to fall, I wanted something that was more colorful and bold to crochet. Hence the total departure of my usual scheme. Crocheted wave pattern afghan. I started… Continue reading Indian Summer Crochet

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Free Downloadable Crochet Pattern for Snowflake Afghan

Here is another adorable and free crochet pattern from Red Heart Yarns. The pattern looks complicated, but once you get the rhythm down, you can move right along and have fun making it. I used a variegated aqua blue yarn for the body and white for the snowflakes. The afghan was a Christmas present for… Continue reading Free Downloadable Crochet Pattern for Snowflake Afghan

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Celtic Style Crocheted Afghan

The cooler weather is an exciting time to once again bring out my yarn and crochet hooks. What could be better than making something that keeps you warm while you are working on it? Here is my last finished piece; a chunky crocheted afghan with crossed cables. I made it a little larger than the… Continue reading Celtic Style Crocheted Afghan

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Free Tutorial on the Ribbed Stitch Crochet Infinity Cowl

I think that it must be the cold weather that has made me pick up a crochet hook after all these years. Or maybe it is all of the gorgeous cowls and scarves that I have been seeing in the stores this season. It could be because my niece asked me to teach her to… Continue reading Free Tutorial on the Ribbed Stitch Crochet Infinity Cowl