Tag Archives: crochet

Giant granny square throw

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

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Crochet Pumpkin

Tonight is an ultra lame free yarn class at Michaels, winding yarn into a ball to make a pumpkin with a pipe cleaner stem.  The only reason to come is because the first 10 people get a free skein of … Continue reading

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Amigurumi Bear

I posted already about the potted cactus I made as a sample for the crochet class I teach at Michaels, so here the bear which is the other option for the class.  It is cute but takes quite a bit … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Today is Good Friday and I decided to make this cute little Easter chick.  I started with this pattern from Bittersweet’s blog and made some modifications to suit what I wanted it to look like.  He has a tail and … Continue reading

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Come crochet with me

Our previous crochet instructor left and I am now the crochet instructor for the Michaels store where I work. My first class got cancelled because nobody had signed up for it, so now take two.  This class will go whether … Continue reading

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New Yarn in the Michaels Canada stores today

They got in two new types of yarn today in our store which looked quite nice.  The first is Woolette which is 48% acrylic, 46% wool, and 6% polyester.  It is nice and nubbly and comes in a lot of … Continue reading

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Michaels Canada yarn sales for 10/9-10/15

This week we have two different coupons: 50% off one regular price item on the weekend and 40% off one regular price item on Tuesday thru Thursday.  Our store is closed on Thanksgiving Monday and would guess most of the … Continue reading

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