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Picnic Basket Shawl CAL: The Giveaway!

Welcome to the Picnic Basket Shawl Crochet-a-Long! If you’re just learning about the CAL, read this post for more details and links to the rest of the crochet-a-long. Whether you’re just joining in or you’ve been participating in the Picnic Basket Shawl Crochet-a-long since October, I know you’re excited to hear more about the prizes! …

Chubby Sheep CAL December giveaway winner!

The first month of the Chubby Sheep CAL has come and gone, and some very cute sheep were entered into the December giveaway for a chance to win a copy of Long-Legged Friends: Crochet Creatures to Create and Cuddle by Hisako and Shizue Okawa, courtesy of Andrews McMeel Publishing (reviewed here), and 5 pairs of assorted safety eyes from my …

Book Review: Long-Legged Friends by Hisako and Shizue Okawa

 This post contains affiliate links. I recently received a review copy of Long-Legged Friends: Crochet Creatures to Create and Cuddle by Hisako and Shizue Okawa from Andrews McMeel Publishing.  This is a fun, concept book that also turns out some very cute projects. Shizue, an illustrator, drew adorable little animals, and her mother, Hisako, crocheted them based …