Tag Archives: crochet

The Great Mystery of…Round

One of my friends taught me how to knit when I was 12 and we knitted and knitted. Mostly hot pads and bookmarks. Then came the 7th grade and knitting was forgotten. Completely and utterly. Until…another friend inspired me to … Continue reading

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Frosty gets crocheted…Day 7

Notice: To wind the week up, here are the featured ornaments: Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6     Second Notice: This is not an official ornament.  I’m pushing the legal description and definition … Continue reading

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Gallery of Ointments: #4

Since I was one post behind, I’ll get 2 in today and will sleep well tonight! I hope. Last night was hopeless. The entire night found me chasing around in my dreamworld trying to find a piece of music. Couldn’t … Continue reading

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Something Borrowed, Something Blue

I know it’s not spring.  I know it IS the beginning of fall. But during my last trip to Texas, I found something new. Something blue. Something handy. Something with bluebonnets!!!! I had to share. Because I can’t be the … Continue reading

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I want one of these.

The question is…who can make one of these?  Not me, that’s for sure.   I crochet only lopsided potholders.  Any ideas out there???!!

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Art Appreciation 101 Continues…

So, we’ve talked about Chihuly’s blown glass art, as featured here. One of these days, I WILL get to see his displays at the Dallas Arboretum!? And textile art has been discussed several times on this blog: here, here and here … Continue reading

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Crochet: It’s not for sissies!

Baby booties have fascinated me for years. How somebody could make essentially shoes with no more than a crochet hook and some thread amazed me to no end! I can crochet, using the term VERY loosely, but all of my … Continue reading

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