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If you are using older patterns handed down in the family or found in thrift store, you may be confused by the yarn sizes called for in them. Since most of the yarns old patterns reference are probably not made … Continue reading
This is a new yarn exclusive to Michaels that comes in a nifty looking braid in hand selected Pantone color combinations. It is a 10 strand twisted yarn that is 60% Acrylic, 20% Nylon, 20% Merino Wool. It is only … Continue reading
I wish I had a longer lens, but here is tonight’s super blue moon here in Pickering, Ontario at around 11pm. This was using my Nikon D7000 and a 300mm lens on a tripod.
I saw this pattern online and just had to try it. This is my first try at crochet cables and I am liking it. I may have messed up the center braid a bit but I don’t feel like backing … Continue reading
Whether you like aluminum, bamboo, or just plain old plastic crochet hooks, you still have to pick a style of hook. The two main ones are the in-line Susan Bates type hooks and the Boye type hooks with the nipped … Continue reading
I just tried a new yarn we have at Michaels that changes texture called Bernat Home Mix. The color mixes are nice and the chunky yarn has 4 different textures: a regular yarn, a fuzzy yarn, a t-shirt like yarn, … Continue reading