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  1. General Chat
    I'm so excited that I learned from youtube..I have trouble following directions and need hands on help and have to do whatever a couple of times before I catch on..I learned it in just a few minutes..I haven't perfected it yet but I'm on my 4th dishcloth that looks like it will come out like the...
  2. For Sale or Trade
    Well I was productive recently and went through my stash and decided I could probably part with some of my craft stuff. About 200 leaflets, booklets, etc. Well that WAS the plan. I recently acquired another HUGE stash that came from a estate. Over 800 pieces. I counted them :) I managed to get...
  3. Needle Arts
    I'm fairly new to crocheting. I've tried to pick it up several times but get bored to easily and give up. I can do some of the most common stitches (sc, dc, tc, ch, etc) and I can make granny squares. I made a few dishcloths too. I'm thinking if I could find something that is quick and easy to...
  4. General Chat
    I came across this website which has instructions for doing about anything with recycled and new materials on the cheap. It is called Anyhow, I used the one for crocheting plastic grocery bags together to make a really neat and heavier-duty plastic bag for grocery shopping. I...
  5. Christmas
    I just found this page of patterns/links, i dont know if they all work but there are a lot to choose from. I like this one MIniature Crocheted Bear Rugs - Crochetville® Forum
  6. Needle Arts
    What are you working on? I'm working on this ----> Candy Blocks Afghan and I have 7 more large squares to go and then I have to put it together. I love Bernat Satin, it's sooo soft.
  7. Hobbies
    I have a question about crocheting. I am relatively new at it and the instructions have me making squares and sewing them together. How do I sew them together? Do I use a regular needle and thread or is there a special way to do this? any help would be appreciated. thankd
  8. Needle Arts
  9. Needle Arts
    So, when you're making things whatever it may be, how do you keep things square? I'm a beginner, and I can't seem to make things square. I want to make my DB a blanket, and one for a friend as a thank you, and I want them to look great, so they kinda need to be square (or rectangular) any...
  10. Needle Arts
    Hi! I want to crochet a pair of shorties (baby wears them over a cloth dipe) :-) I've found one free pattern online that you crochet in a circle and I've tried it a few times but everytime the chain gets twisted when I'm doing my slipstitch so that I can make it into the circle. Does anyone...
  11. Needle Arts
    I'm making a purse right now.
  12. Needle Arts
    Ok, so I found this pattern for an afghan that I just love. I've started a practice one and if its any good i may give some as gifts for christmas...only problem is I don't understand what its asking me to do. I've got Row 1, that was easy...but I need laymans terms for Row 2: I just don't...
  13. Needle Arts
    I need some encouragement, I seem to be lacking motivation!
  14. Needle Arts
    HI everyone, I am learning how to crochet and I want to make a blanket...but I can't seem to visualize a blanket coming out of a crochet The granny square confuses me so much, so do you know any tutorials or patterns for a really easy blanket??? Thanks!!!
  15. Needle Arts
    I am a Chemoangel and send cards to a woman receiving chemotherapy. For Christmas, I crocheted a prayer shawl for her. I also shared my email address with her so she could send me hers - I wanted to be able to email her cards and encouragement as well. Anyway, I got an email yesterday telling...
  16. Needle Arts
    as i posted in the food section , a friend and i are bartering, she is baking my bread,rolls, and candies, and i am making her dgd a quilt, and potholders, well i started crochetting my granddaughters hair ties last night and decided to throw a couple in her bag. so i got 2 sets done, and am...
  17. Needle Arts
    I am! :wave2: LOL I have just finished 3 doilies and am now working on a baby blanket for a dear friend. ;) Another friend has asked me to make her a table runner, so as soon as I get the thread, I'll be starting on that too. (thanks Toots! :smooch: ) Anyone else working on any projects?
  18. Needle Arts
    Has anyone ever tried this? Is it easy, hard what? I think I am going to try it tonight. I have plenty (and then some) plastic bags from the grocery store. lol Here is the pattern I am going to work with:
  19. Needle Arts
    is when you are working on a pattern (and watching TV at the same time) you don't realize that you forgot to do 2 rows, way back 32 rows ago! This is on an afghan that is worked along the length! :laugh: It doesn't hurt the pattern, so what would you do in this case? I ripped out 2 rows, and...
  20. Needle Arts If you click EZPotholder at the top, it shows a pic.
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