Do you have any Saint Patrick's Day traditions? Do you eat green eggs or add green food coloring to your mashed potatoes. We tried a few things as kids, but nothing really stuck-except for wearing green that is. A few years, I've planned in advance and created a special crocheted hat or other...
On of the most popular patterns in It Girl Crochet , the Shawl Vigne by Natasha Robarge is a gorgeous example of crochet lace. A beautiful geometric repeat creates the fabric of this gorgeous shawl. And edging of flowers adds the final touch. Here is designer Natasha Robarge to share you inspiration...
We haven't seen the last of snow and freezing temperatures here, but I caught my first glimpse of spring flowers a couple of days ago. It was a tiny pansy peeking out from brown foliage; its brilliant purple and yellow colors representing the optimism of spring. Now I have blossoms on the brain....
Sometimes called "knot stitch," "hailstone stitch," or "Solomon's knot," the love knot is a fascinating and unique crochet lace stitch. They create a unique loft and drape that is both elegant and fun. While it may look complicated, this lace stitch is merely comprised...
Hundreds of individual flowers, leaves, shamrocks, grapes, and other motifs delicately connected by a series of tiny knots and chains. I have always loved and been fascinated by the beauty of Irish crochet. Historically this technique has been used to create collars, blouses, and even entire dresses...
Hot temperatures and humidity are here again. It's time to pack the crocheted sweaters and hats away in the back of the closet and wait for the cooler temperatures of late fall and winter. But maybe not. Known for its lace, crochet is the perfect technique to create summer garments. And the inherently...
Now your house can reflect your passion for crochet! Crocheted home decor has always been a popular way to display the beauty of crochet, from piles of crochet pillows to the perfect tea cozy. And because you don't have to worry about size or season, home-decor items are the perfect crochet gifts...
Aug 16, 2012
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Several years ago, I became fascinated with historical, handcrafted accessories. Many of these accessories were lovingly crocheted, knit, or woven for special occasions. But all of this work was simply a canvas for incredible embellishments that were embroidered and stitched onto this handmade background...
Jun 21, 2012
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Crocheted lace highlights the endless beautiful possibilities of crochet. Worked in any yarn from the finest thread to bulky weight, lace crochet is perfect for both warm and cool weather projects. In this new eBook, Learn Beautiful Crochet Lace Techniques with 5 Free Crochet Lace Patterns , we have...
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Mar 10, 2011
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