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Sky Blue Garden Flower Plate Glass Yard Art Sculpture for Garden

My garden art is found at: Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/RecycledBySkattur Zibbet: https://www.zibbet.com/recycledbyskattur Advertisements

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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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Dreamcatchers and Gods Eyes

I love the look of Dream Catchers and I knew the basics behind what they mean, but till this blog posting, I’d never really read about them. Dream Catchers have very interesting Native American lore. Here’s an excerpt from http://www.dream-catchers.org/. … Continue reading

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Prayer Meditation Beads

Our second Zibbet promotion this week is for Melanie of Mels Bells Jewelry. I was browsing Melanie’s shop this morning to get an idea of what I’d like to blog about. One of the first things I notice in her … Continue reading

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To Paint or Not to Paint

My choice, Not to Paint! They say the cheapest way to update a room is by painting, but what if you really dislike painting!? Oh and I really dislike painting. My husband is the same way, so if there is … Continue reading

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Dancing Rainbows

Who doesn’t love looking at rainbows whether you see them in the sky after a storm or light through a crystal casting tiny rainbows on a wall. I remember back in Elementary School, my teacher had a glass triangular light spectrum … 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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