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Holiday Weekend Crochet…


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This weekend was a little quieter than most… I had the house to myself for the majority of Saturday and Sunday… So, how would I spend it… Crocheting of course (and some gardening)!  I couldn’t wait to dig in to some new projects…

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My crochet work will be  featured at Alpine Originals for June’s Artwalk the fourth Friday of June…  So, I am building up a large variety of crochet items for everyone to enjoy.  I’m hoping to show crochet as more than just Afghans and Doilies… Over the next month I will be showing it off here too!  I will also be making my “Annual” Flag Rugs and Flag Potholders… They are always popular and each year I make one Flag Rug to sell… This year I may make two being that I am featured right before The Fourth of July…  Stay tuned for pictures of these Rugs…

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Here is what I whipped up this weekend…  Whew!

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This cute hat is based on Karla Rae’s pattern for her Big Girl Bonnet on Ravelry. I made a few changes to the bill and used a smaller hook than recommended… Great pattern!

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These Spiral Potholders are adapted from Barbara Langer’s Spiral Coaster/Potholder Pattern on Ravelry. I loosely followed her pattern and made several changes to get them just how I wanted them to turn out!  Another great Ravelry pattern!

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This is a great pattern by Lily/Sugar’n Cream for Mobile Phone Covers… My phone would love to sit in one of these… I closely followed their pattern,,, with only a few small adjustments…

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I just love Ravelry… If you haven’t found it yet, check it out… It is the best Crochet  Site for all levels of crocheters!

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Well, 14 more items on their way to Alpine Originals… Wow, that was a lot of crocheting this weekend!

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So here is to Ravelry, Artwalks and Crocheting!

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Elena

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7 comments on “Holiday Weekend Crochet…

  1. […] just me, have they been around for ages??) It gives the hat a very chic, very trendy look. Click here to read more about Elena‘s latest wonderful […]

  2. Some very lovely items! The cell phone covers are really cute! I love Ravelry also.

  3. The cell phone covers are cute. You are invited to share this with Show Your Stuff:
    http://juliejewels1.blogspot.com/2013/05/peanut-butter-flax-seed-cookies-show.html

  4. This is so neat! I wish I could crochet, but I just cannot. 🙂 Saw you on Small Fine Print. Would love for you to stop by my little blog if you have time.

    Gina
    http://www.ginascraftcorner.blogspot.com

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