Category Archives: crochet

Attempting Crochet. Again.

I bought a book recently because it was so super adorable I could not stand to not have it in my house: And yet, I cannot crochet so creating a wee Chococat is currently beyond the scope of my abilities. … Continue reading

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Dollar Spot Deals

I love dollar spots. I┬áperuse them at Target and Micheal’s and JoAnn’s and… Well, pretty much any dollar spot I happen to wander by. A while back I picked these up at JoAnn’s: Three little crochet kits. A frog, a … Continue reading

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This Is Why I Keep Trying To Crochet

I try to pick up crochet about once a year, despite my apparent ineptitude for the craft. Why do I keep trying (and failing)? This: Those are two of the 5 or 6 crochet books I own, Creepy Cute Crochet … Continue reading

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Not Quite Knitting

I’ve tried to pick up crocheting before. It seems natural, right? I like yarn. I like making stuff. Crochet should be right up my alley. And it is. Except for one little thing. I suck at it. For whatever reason, … Continue reading

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Inedible

Remember that little bit of crochet I showed a while back? Well, I finished it. This: Became this: I made this little cake for my little sister who celebrated her nuptials in May. I also embroidered her wedding date on … Continue reading

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Making Progress

I’m making progress on my purple bamboo Sizzle. I’m most of the way up the back and about to start decreasing for the arms. I don’t know if you can see it, but there’s one tiny, completely obvious imperfection in … Continue reading

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