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Streamlining Projects

I read Agent Crochet’s post on how she has different crochet projects not only for when she is outside of the house, but also different projects for different parts of the house. 182 more words


Nice to meet ewe!

Hello and welcome to Ewephemia’s Place.

I’m Louise, Ewephemia’s human pal (typing is a bit tricky when ewe’ve got hooves!) and this website and baa-log is about all things woolly, hooky, yarny and crochety!   994 more words

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Crochet 101: A Few More Basics

Now that you have the basic stitches down, let’s talk about some of the other things you’ll run across in basic crochet.

One of the first things crocheters see as beginners is the “Granny Square.” This does not mean that you need to be a Granny (or Grampy) to make it, but rather is an affectionate term given to a style of in the round, coarse lace that was popular in the 1970’s (it was called a Granny Square then too). 1,067 more words

Crochet 101

Softly wrapped

I’ve spent a bit of time this year making up warm wraps and ponchos. I found a number of wonderful bulky yarns on sale on Black Friday – online,  I’m too much of a coward to brave the stores on that day – and then started to play with patterns. 171 more words