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Free pattern: Glittery Accent Scarf

A few months ago, I learned about an organization called Handmade Especially for You. Most charities that accept crochet and knitting donations look for practical projects for all the right reasons. But, let’s be honest. Those same practical projects are sometimes a bit dull to make. This post contains affiliate links. Handmade Especially for You …

#FlashbackFriday Crochet Link Blast 30: Pillows

On Fridays, I share a link blast on G+, Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! In keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns that were first released at least 12 months ago. Pillows (or, more accurately, pillow covers) are a great way to liven up your home without the time (and expense) …

Battle of the egg-shaped crochet hook handles!

This post contains affiliate links. I first became aware of egg-shaped, ergonomic crochet hook handles some time last year while visiting the Lion Brand Yarn Studio.  If you knew me in real life, you would know that I’m somewhat… cheap.  I saw this ergonomic crochet hook set and my first thought was, “$24!  But I …