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'Very V'...a very happy blanket.

This is my latest finish.

 I’ve called it the ‘Very V’ blanket, as it uses the very beautiful and very simple ‘v’ stitch throughout. 

The yarn is stylecraft special dk and the colourway… 115 more words


When QBert was Q*Bert and Asterisks in Search Terms Weren't a Thing

I started–and soon abandoned–a stashbust crazy quilt style knit blanket three years ago. This week, I decided to pick up the needles (and acrylic yarn!) again and get to work on something I always wanted to do. 298 more words


What is Your Favorite Project to Make?

This is a tough one as I tend to go through phases of crocheting different projects. I latch onto one idea and crochet the same thing over and over until something else piques my interest. 182 more words


My goodness! That's one tasty melon

Over the last few days I’ve been mourning the end of the mango season.  There are still a few green North Indian Chaunsa kicking about, but we’re at the fag end of the sweet Indian fruit season.  409 more words
Food, Glorious Food. And Drink

Spectrum C2C Ombre Blanket - Free Crochet Pattern

Here you find the free crochet pattern for my Spectrum corner-to-corner crochet blanket with an ombre colorway.  Due to the double strand this project works up fast and the final result is a very warm blanket. 1,895 more words


Demelza video tutorial - small corner squares

I know many of you are looking forward to today, the moment we start Demelza CAL hosted by the Facebook group Pippin Crochet Club. The blanket consists of various elements and this week we are making the small corner squares. 391 more words


Gunmen attack American University in Kabul, students flee

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Afghan security officials secure the road leading to the American University of Afghanistan after a Taliban attack on the University in Kabul, Afghanistan, on August 24. 494 more words

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