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Baby Crochet – Squishy the Octopus and Beanies

Around the world people are making crocheted octopuses for babies – specifically those in the NICU – you can read more about it over here. One of my friends asked me to make one for her (she is pregnant at the moment) and I jumped at trying my hand at one of these. The result… Continue reading Baby Crochet – Squishy the Octopus and Beanies

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Jack Skellington and Crocheting for Babies

One of the awesome things about Pinterest and Ravelry is that there is always new patterns to discover and there’s a pattern for everyone. So, when I came across this Jack Skellington baby beanie, I knew the perfect person to make it for… The beanie turned out better than I thought it would, and the… Continue reading Jack Skellington and Crocheting for Babies

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The Peacock Shawl and Lots of Beanies

After a few weeks of electricians, plumbers, no hot water in the house, and lots and lots of stress crocheting, I do have some finished pieces to show and the Eilian/peacock shawl is definitely coming along very well with about 500m of the yarn already worked into the shawl. (Yarn – Red Heart Lacie in… Continue reading The Peacock Shawl and Lots of Beanies

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A Green Shawl, Wrist Warmers, and 2017’s First WIP

Although 2017 is only a few days old, I am pleased to already have a FO and a new WIP. The wrist warmers which I made as a Christmas present were also finished in time and the receiver loved them (yay!). The pattern for them is at the bottom of the post. The Eilian/Greengage Shawl… Continue reading A Green Shawl, Wrist Warmers, and 2017’s First WIP