• Nina Simone Crochet Mural

    October 23, 2018

    Last September, I had the opportunity to be part of one of my most artistic craft projects to date. Over 100 crocheters from the Raleigh/Durham area crocheted a panel for the Nina Simone Mural that was displayed in front of the Raleigh Convention Center October 2017-June 2018, and I was fortunate to have been one…

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    ZZZ Crochet Baby Blanket

    September 18, 2018

    My cousin is having her first baby next month, so for her baby shower, I whipped up this super cute crocheted ZZZ blanket. It is crocheted using a single crochet stitch and bulky yarn, so it works up pretty fast, once you get past the ZZZs. It is crocheted bottom up, so the ZZZs and…

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    Mini Crochet Cactus

    August 28, 2018

    I think the cactus, and maybe the alpaca running a close 2nd, is THE item of the year. A few years ago it was the owl, then the fox, and then the unicorn. But, I would have to say that 2018 was the year of the cactus. So naturally, I had to jump on the…

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    Crochet Supplies I Love

    August 21, 2018

    Over the years I have used some great and some not so great crochet supplies. I thought it might be useful to include a list of some of my favorites. I’ll keep a running list under the About page in the Things I Love link. My Favorite Crochet Supplies Vanna’s Choice YarnThis is my favorite…

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