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For the Love of Crochet.. Part 1...

Hello, I am back! It is shocking to see it has been over a year *blush* – but you will be relieved to know that I have not spent a year off crocheting :-D. 781 more words


Shakespeare's Crown

For Christmas Santa gave me a box of wool from Blarney’s. I was thrilled beyond words. My search began immediately for the perfect Aran knitting pattern, taking care to find one that not only was the correct yardage and weight but accented the beautiful wool. 288 more words


Debbie Bliss Tunic Dress-A WIP

You may recall that I bought a whole bagful of delicious Merino wool on my recent trip to The Netherlands.

I have been excited about getting started on a Debbie Bliss Aran Tunic Dress pattern that I bought online. 361 more words


Prairie Pioneer Bag Crochet Pattern

I actually started work on this design over a year ago, then got distracted by knitting, as one does!

There is absolutely no sewing involved, well apart from weaving in loose ends, it is crocheted from the base in the round, and then the handle is worked from side to side. 62 more words


Inspiration: St. Patrick's Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, everyone!

Have you all drank your green beer and eaten your corned beef yet?   No?  Well, what are you waiting for?!  (Though, to be honest, it’s far too early for beer for me, and I’ve never actually drank a green one, even in college.  377 more words



When you can stand,

Generations deep,

In the land of your fathers.

Explore the castles.

Admire the strongholds.

And see their courage.

When you walk the roads with your brother. 113 more words

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