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Crochet Shawl On A Plane Pattern

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crochet Shawl On A Plane Crochet Shawl On A Plane was really designed on a plane as an easy repeat pattern to keep me occupied as I crocheted from the Atlantic Coast to the Pacific Coast. Designed with texture and 4 unique rows in the pattern to keep your mind busy instead of getting stuck […]

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Crochet Chevron Stripes Blanket Pattern

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Chevron Stripes Blanket The Crochet Chevron Stripes Blanket are stripes of chevrons put together using Caron Cotton Cakes yarn. There is a crochet diagram available and you will see it’s almost like the moss stitch but there are half double crochets ever other rows to help speed up the growth of this. The moss […]

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Crochet Diamond Blocks Blanket + Intro

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Diamond Blocks Blanket The Crochet Diamond Blocks Blanket uses Tapestry Crochet. Tapestry Crochet is the art of using 2 or more strands at the same time and hiding the unused strand under the stitches to hold them into position. The main colour is Cream and the secondary is Peach Blossom. Both are part of […]

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Crochet Tasseled Pillow + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Tasseled Pillow The Crochet Tasseled Pillow is using Caron Cotton Cakes for this heavily textured pillow design. It measures 12″ x 16″ in total. There is a crochet diagram available to you and the pillow crochets across the shorter side. When looking at the photo, you crochet from right to left. Even if you […]

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Crochet Calico Flowers Scarf + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Calico Flowers Scarf This incredible Crochet Calico Flowers Scarf is not as hard as it looks. There is an extensive diagram with a lot of detail but if you dissect it, you will see the commonality between the half motif shapes. The yarn changes colour on its own. I’ve never seen a pattern transition […]

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100 Caron Cakes Patterns

Reading Time: < 1 minute 100 Caron Cakes Patterns Caron Cakes came to be in celebration of 100 years of Caron Yarns. Now, designers have officially hit over 100 crochet and knitting patterns designed for this yarn. Initially, this yarn was to be a three-month promotion but it took crocheters and knitters by storm. It completely caught Yarnspirations and Michaels […]

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Caron Cotton Cakes – BIG FORMAT

Reading Time: 2 minutes Caron Cotton Cakes Caron Cotton Cakes returns this spring back at Michaels Stores across North America. Stores are currently resetting and getting in their new yarn to put onto the shelves. There’s a BIG difference, pun intended. Due to demand from customers, Yarnspirations up’d their game to make the balls bigger. Also, they included solids […]

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5 Crochet Textured Patterns

Reading Time: 4 minutes 5 Crochet Textured Ideas by Mikey Do you love textured stitches in your crochet projects? Mikey loves texture but it can significantly change the level of the design and make it more complex. Jeanne has the ability to make very simple and easy to follow texture designs. Her level of texture doesn’t have to be […]

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What To Do With Caron Cotton Cakes

Reading Time: 3 minutes What To Do With Caron Cotton Cakes Caron Yarns just launched a new yarn to compliment their collection called Caron Cotton Cakes. We got to see one sample and all of the colour shades a few weeks back prior to release. Daniel was floored! Daniel LOVES the finer things in life, being the Diva he […]

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