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The Difference Between Knit and Crochet

I know I’ve talked about both knitting and crocheting here on my blog but I haven’t talked about their differences. Both crafts use yarn/fiber to create projects such as sweaters, shawls, wraps, blankets, afghans, scarves, hats, mittens, socks. Both crafts use … Continue reading

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Why Crochet or Knit?

I was asking myself this question as I was preparing to write this blog for Lynette. Lynette is our 2nd member to be promoted this week and her chosen craft is crochet. Lately my blog focus has been to give a little … Continue reading

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Micro Macrame

My mother insisted I take a macramé class when I was a teen. I was resistant to take the class, not because I didn’t want to learn macramé, but I am what I call, socially challenged, so being around people I didn’t know, … Continue reading

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Doilies have a job to do

While browsing Mary Alice’s Zibbet shop, OKB this morning, I noticed her beautiful crocheted doilies. Instantly it brought back memories of my Great Grandmother. I’m the proud owner of several of my Great Grandmother’s hand crochet doilies and I keep them safely tucked … Continue reading

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All About the Buttons

In a bit of a rush this morning but I wanted to make sure to introduce our 2nd Zibbet shop owner for the week, Barbara of AllAboutTheButtons. “Tape measures, scarves, cowls, gloves, clocks and more mostly embellished with buttons!” Quoted right … Continue reading

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Turning Wood Into Sculptures

As a nature loving person, I’ve always been drawn to anything made out of wood. I find something very soothing, in the natural flow of wood grain. Artist Jay and Linda of Gallery at Kingston, combine art with the rich … Continue reading

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Crochet and Knit for Good Health

Who knew? I did! Since I do both, knitting and crochet, I can tell you from experience how relaxing both are. I’m a somewhat anxious person, not in a anxiety kind of way, but more just antsy. Feeling like I … Continue reading

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