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Free Crochet Pattern – Chunky Puff Hat

This is one of my favorite patterns for gift making. Everyone can use a cute beanie, right?  And it’s hard to find anything more classic than a puff stitch hat. This design was born of necessity…I wanted to make a puff stitch hat for my daughter, Emma, and the only cream colored yarn I had… Continue reading Free Crochet Pattern – Chunky Puff Hat

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Best Shawl In A Ball Crochet Patterns

I just purchased my first ball of Lion Brand’s Shawl In A Ball. I went to my local JoAnn expecting to find it there, but the sales staff seemed unfamiliar with this yarn. \What?  So I called A.C. Moore. They had some in the back that had just come in. They had not set up… Continue reading Best Shawl In A Ball Crochet Patterns

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Free Crochet Pattern Candle Cozy

There’s something about candles I just love!  They are a zen experience for me.  The warm glow and flickering of the flame are calming, somehow.  Last year, my son Ian gave me a wonderful gift for Mother’s Day…a WoodWick Candle! I adore these because I love the crackling noise they make as they burn along… Continue reading Free Crochet Pattern Candle Cozy

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New Pattern: Ogle House Throw

I have a new pattern coming out in the February 2014 issue of Crochet World.  It’s called the Ogle House Throw. This issue is available now in digital format, only. But, my pattern is currently featured at Crochet World and is a free download!  Each square is approximately 9.5″ across and they are joined with single… Continue reading New Pattern: Ogle House Throw

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Merry Gift – A – Long

Well, my friends, gift making has begun in earnest.  I have spent the last couple of months working on shawl patterns and now find myself mixing in the annual Christmas/Birthday gift making with my design business.  Works out nicely when the designs can be gifted….. Blue Ridge Shawlette Becky loved it and I think it… Continue reading Merry Gift – A – Long

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The Big Mag Project Reveal

Here is the part of The Big Mag Project I’ve been keeping from you…..Ta-da! My Reader’s Shawl at Crochet World Magazine, February 2013 Issue! I am pleased as punch (and that’s putting it mildly) that my shawl made the cover! I didn’t know!But, what a wonderful surprise it is! I really enjoyed designing and making… Continue reading The Big Mag Project Reveal