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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 Knitting Pattern Blue Ridge Shawl

Hello, my Friends! I hope you are looking forward to a happy weekend ahead! Today I want to share one of my paid patterns, Blue Ridge Shawl, free of charge! As you know, I love to crochet, but I also love to knit. Blue Ridge is a great pattern to make as a gift because… Continue reading Free Knitting Pattern Blue Ridge Shawl

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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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Paycheck

Small, though it is, here’s my first paycheck for designing…I’m very excited! I sold one pattern for September and two more in October, so I suppose I’ll get my next check in January, as Knit Picks now pays somewhat quarterly vs. monthly. It’s nice to be paid for doing something I love so much! Ornamental… Continue reading Paycheck