Dumpling Cats ~ GIVEAWAY!

Cats…fluffy ones, striped ones, chubby ones and playful ones. I LOVE cats. The only problem is that I don’t love having indoor  cats in my own home. So, since we do not live on an acreage that presents a problem for us….we don’t want and indoor cat and we can’t own an outdoor cat. What […]

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Raincoast Books – Marvel Universe Crochet! ~Giveaway!

Quite a few years ago now, I taught myself to crochet via YouTube videos. The picture instructions just didn’t cut it for me, apparently I was more visual than that! Haha! Long live YouTube! Since then, I’ve enjoyed creating different things; mug cozies, baby blankets, scarves and cowls, etc. And I always have way too […]

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Mandalas to Crochet by Haafner Linssen!

I love to crochet. Most of what I love about it is the immense variety and the incredible talent and the imagination of designers. While I don’t have so much of the designing talent, I love following other people’s patterns because then I, too, can create something beautiful! Mandalas To Crochet by Haafner Linssen is […]

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Raincoast Books – Loom Knitting Primer!

I love doing crafts. Crochet is the one I find the simplest because I can just pick it up and work with it anytime and anywhere. Well, okay, the Sophie’s Universe CAL that I’m WAAAAY behind on, but must finish sometime, is a bit big for hauling just anywhere. Haha! I have a young friend, […]

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Cute, Crocheted & Practical! ~ GIVEAWAY!

One of my favorite winter activities is to crochet. I like it is summer too…but let’s face it…there is more indoor time during the winter months and that equals more time for me to curl up by the fireplace and start crocheting & creating! Two ideas that’s been on my “list of things to make” […]

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Yarn Valet! ~ Giveaway!

So I’d like to see a round of hands – how many of our followers are yarnies? Do you knit? Crochet? Needle Felt? Loom knit? Spool knit? Arm knit? Finger crochet? You know, any of those crafts whereby you MUST stop at every yarn store just to peruse the skeins, squish the yarn, rub the […]

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