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“Not My Own Crochet” Year 1936 Ensemble

I do not yet know how to crochet.  At some point in my life I fully intend to figure that amazing skill out.  Until then, I find sneaky yet creative ways to get around not knowing, which means that I wear crochet that is not really my own.  2,599 more words


Karenne's Heirloom Crochet Lace Dress

Several years ago I created this dress and patterns using French lace as a model.  It’s simple, but special.  Each of my daughters has worn it on their baptism day.  59 more words


Summer dress- final update

“I did it! I did it!” that’s what my little boy would say… Also imagine a happy dance with it and you know my reaction when I finished the summer dress yesterday. 60 more words



I’ve just selected random images from my camera roll for this post and it seems there’s been a fair bit of crochet happening lately. Little E’s watermelon(ish) dress is finished. 868 more words

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E left bright and early to commute to work in her little mocha coloured Fiat 500. It’s surprising how tiny it is but how much it can hold. 1,261 more words

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Summer dress - quick update

Today just a very quick update on the Summer dress – WIP

I have made some progress since my last post.

Actually I’m busy with the last part on the bottom and only have few rows to go. 76 more words


Summer dress - WIP update

It’s been couple of weeks since my last post. I have been really busy with finishing off things in the house, after the downstairs renovation we were doing. 296 more words