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Review of "Amigurumi on the Go" by Ana Paula Rimoli

Spring has definitely sprung and it’s been getting hot here in the desert, so I’ve been looking for projects that use cooler cotton yarn (not to mention Michael’s had a big sale on cotton yarn and I went a little overboard stocking up…). 444 more words

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Cute Creatures To Knit And Crochet. Book Review.

Cute Creatures to Knit and Crochet is a Search Press publication, I loaned a copy from my library but it is available on Amazon and Ebay at varying prices, the cover has $19.95 as the price.  424 more words


Back in the game

It’s hard to believe it’s been two months since my last post. It did take time to get settled into Taiwan. I have found a couple of yarns stores in Taipei and hope to locate a couple more over the next couple of months. 272 more words


Kristin Omdahl's Seamless Crochet

Making crocheted motifs can be a lot of fun. It’s amazing the different geometric designs that can be created from the same motif or pairs of motifs set in different ways with different colors. 985 more words


Releasing Your Creativity with Free-form Crochet

One of the advantages of crochet can be seen in free form work. With crochet, you can design as you go. You don’t need a pattern, you just start with an idea and then start crocheting. 675 more words


It's Not about the Hook

We’ve considered crochet history and techniques and how they influenced today’s designs. Now we want to consider the process that gets us there. In order to create your own designs, you will need more than skill and great ideas. 551 more words