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Crochet Cruises Panama Pattern eBook

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Cruises Panama Pattern Book In this crochet cruise, our main theme was a Mystery Creature to benefit children’s charities. The mystery creature was not provided inside this book as it was presented as an 8 part hand out series on the ship. Those creatures are scheduled to be a free pattern in 2020. We […]

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Crochet Lovely Leftovers Blanket

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Lovely Leftovers Blanket Crochet my Lovely Leftovers Blanket and use up some of your stashes!  When I purchase yarn, I quite often am not sure what I am going to crochet with it.  To make sure that I will have enough, I often purchase 10 skeins of whatever particular colour catches my eye.  I […]

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Crochet Cool Beans Hat

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Cool Beans Hat Crochet my Cool Beans Hat to keep your head nice and warm this winter! I am in the process of crocheting hats and scarves for all of my kidlets in my school age child care class, and am trying to make each one different than the next — a tall order […]

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Crochet Study of Texture Afghan Rectangle Version

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Study of Texture Afghan Rectangle Version Donna Bondy, our guest designer, has adapted my original Study of Texture Afghan to be a rectangle instead. Her adaptation didn’t take away any of the texture in the original. The afghan is a different shape and takes approximately the same amount of yarn to do as a […]

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Crochet Study of Texture Afghan: Extra Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Study of Texture Afghan Our guest designer, Donna Bondy, has mathematically figured out how to add an additional 20″ to your Study of Texture Afghan. Donna has also reformulated the pattern to be a rectangle as well. This information will work for both. This will start to take you back through the afghan. So […]

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Crochet Caron X Pantone Cupcake Hat

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Caron X Pantone Cupcake Hat Crochet my Caron X Pantone Cupcake Hat for the children – teens in your life, and she will look oh so sweet! This hat uses one braid of the new and absolutely colourful Caron X Pantone yarn.  I used Peach Blush Parfait, but you can use any colourway you […]

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Crochet Summer Sorbet Top

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Summer Sorbet Top Crochet my Summer Sorbet Top and stay cool all summer!  For this top, and for the V neck version, I used 2 of my favourite cotton blend yarns:  Caron Cotton Cakes, and Bernat Softee Baby Cotton.  Both are a 60/40 blend of cotton and acrylic, and both are wonderful with which […]

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Crochet Hugs & Kisses Top Pattern

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Hugs & Kisses For Children After my Hugs and Kisses Tunic was released, I had a few requests for children sizes.  Now, I don’t normally design for children because, although I work with children every day, I really don’t have a lot of children in my extended family.  I don’t have grandchildren or any other […]

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Crochet Hugs and Kisses Tunic Pattern

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Hugs and Kisses Tunic My Hugs and Kisses Tunic is a great garment to crochet for either winter or summer.  I used Caron Cakes in Red Velvet, which contain 20% wool, so this top will be worn to keep me warm.  But, if you are looking fora short sleeve summer tunic, substitute the new […]

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