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crochet by faye: Crochet Today Jan/ Feb 2012

crochet by faye: Crochet Today Jan/ Feb 2012 | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Crochet Today Jan/ Feb 2012. Preview for Crochet Today Jan/ Feb 2012 Issue is out! I have two small projects in this issue; a scarf and necklace. The scarf is a little doily scarf with three different doilies in three different colors.
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the things you wanted or needed to learn about Tatting

Tatting is a technique for handcrafting a very hard-wearing lace constructed by a series of knots and loops. Tatting could be applied in order to make lace edging as well as doilies, collars, and various decorative pieces.
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Crochet: Holly Berry Pin « ohmygoodknits!

Crochet: Holly Berry Pin « ohmygoodknits! | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
I am oh so grateful for them. November sponsor, Sarah of Sarahndipities is here with a wonderful crochet tutorial! I can just picture these all over hats and on presents. Give them away at your Christmas parties!
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We are moving!

We are moving! | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
We are moving!Please update your links to: http://www.whatnot2crochet.com Or if you prefer Facebook/Twitter, you can find those links in the right hand sidebar —–>...
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Knitting in Three Dimensions

It's relatively straight forward to think about knitting in terms of creating two dimensional shapes. Most of us start by knitting something "easy"1 like a scarf. From there it's easy enough to teach knitters to create a never ending ...
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Another eureka moment!!

Another eureka moment!! | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Yes, I announce the return of brain cell #3 in a truly creative mood!!!





I've just added six of these to my Etsy shop.  This is the 'Wrap It, Flip It, Mark It bookmark!!!







You're dying to know how it works, aren't you?
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Want To Learn To Knit, Crochet Or Quilt – Persil Grannies Show The ...

Want To Learn To Knit, Crochet Or Quilt – Persil Grannies Show The ... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Filed Under how to crochet, how to knit, how to quilt, learning to crochet, learning to knit, learning to quilt, Persil Grannies. Persil Non-Bio and Comfort Pure has been working with three grannies to create master classes for ...
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Plain and Joyful Living: Knitting and Reading

Plain and Joyful Living: Knitting and Reading | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
I also wanted to improve my skills on double pointed needles, knitting in the round. The needles are size 6 and I cast on 64 stitches. The rim is a knit 2, purl 2 with enough to fold up on the bottom and then the rest is just knit.
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Tatted Jewelry

Tatted Jewelry | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
    When I saw this book, I thought the designs were crocheted.  Imagine my surprise when I actually saw the title and learned that the designs are tatted.  I have done some needle tatting, but this book’s designs use the traditional tatting...
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Sense of Style: Homespun hats - Memphis Commercial Appeal

Sense of Style: Homespun hats - Memphis Commercial Appeal | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Sense of Style: Homespun hatsMemphis Commercial AppealJordan said her paternal grandmother taught her to sew and crochet. At Rainbow Yarn in Germantown, she took a spinning class from a woman who taught all over the world.
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Suz Place: Crochet Puff Stitch Flowers..fill up the holes perfectly

Suz Place: Crochet Puff Stitch Flowers..fill up the holes perfectly | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Tried a crochet Bobble stitch Star late last night and found my lost bag of puff stitch flowers too...couple of them will fit perfectly in the holes, so James will be happy, you know how he hates holes lol.
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Oma's Patch: Spinning !!!

Oma's Patch: Spinning !!! | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
On the bobbin is the wonderful result of the core spinning. I am using left over sock yarn for the core, it keeps it from getting to bulky with my smaller wheel. I love the lumpy bumpy goodness that pops up in the fibers.
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Knitting samples for Knitting off the Axis « Judi Sohn

Knitting samples for Knitting off the Axis « Judi Sohn | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
As many know, knitting is “my thing.” When I'm stressed I can knit something in my head and it relaxes me. I can stare a picture of beautiful yarn the way a foodie would study a picture in Gourmet Magazine.
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Crochet Beanies for Obama's Girls — Crochet Concupiscence

Crochet Beanies for Obama's Girls — Crochet Concupiscence | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
President Obama received crocheted silver beanies this weekend from an attendee of the wreath-laying ceremonial for Bombing of Darwin Day.
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Coming soon! The CLF Presents The Official Guide to Super Awesome Gift Giving

Coming soon! The CLF Presents The Official Guide to Super Awesome Gift Giving | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
  In just a few days a crochet lover’s survival guide to gift giving and the holidays shall be unleashed into the world!In this book you will find out the secrets to the art of gifting!
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tiny happy: recycling knitting

tiny happy: recycling knitting | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
So the pieces of fair-isle knitted wool that I wrote about back here are still waiting patiently in my workroom for me to do something with them... so in the meantime I used some of the smaller pieces to make...
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zakka life: What I've Been Knitting

zakka life: What I've Been Knitting | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
For the longest time now I've been wanting a pair of hand warmers. The only thing holding me back was that I thought I was too old for them. I know this might sound strange but for some reason I associate handwarmers with ...
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Winning Readings: Seamless Crochet

Winning Readings: Seamless Crochet | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Title: Seamless Crochet Author: Kristin Omdahl Blog: Crochet Craft Gossip Link to Giveaway: November Giveaway – Seamless Crochet Craft book. Genre: How to enter: Comment on the giveaway post with a link to the ...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Make Crochet Christmas Stockings ...

5 Reasons Why You Should Make Crochet Christmas Stockings ... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
5 Reasons Why You Should Make Crochet Christmas Stockings - It іѕ thаt once a year, whеn gοοd friends аrе dеаr, аnd іf уου wish tο give mor...
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Knitting...

Knitting... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
There's been thrifting, sewing, knitting, illness (boo!), J has fractured his foot (again!), Elliott's been learning his ABC's, we've had weekend visitors, my Lisette is finished, and I've finished my toile and made my block for the Top Draftalong.
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Pencil Floor Pillow Crochet Pattern

Pencil Floor Pillow Crochet Pattern | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
This is a crocheting PATTERN, not a finished product. Finished size is 11 x 51 . Includes full instructions. Skill level is not listed. Worsted weight yarn and size J crochet hook. This will be emailed to you via PDF format.
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French blogger needle the elite with knitted news - AFP

French blogger needle the elite with knitted news - AFP | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
AFPFrench blogger needle the elite with knitted newsAFPInspired by the sex scandal around former IMF director Strauss-Kahn, knitting fan Anna launched the blog in the northern city of Lille last May and has since had more than 120000 visitors to...
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Olive Knitting

Olive Knitting | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
So, on Friday we celebrated the end of another year of knitting together. Wait, I don't think I phrased that quite right. I don't mean that we were celebrating because we were ending but rather we were celebrating another year ...
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Christmas Tree Ornaments Crochet Pattern ~ Amigurumi crochet ...

Christmas Tree Ornaments Crochet Pattern ~ Amigurumi crochet ... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
I made these Christmas Tree ornaments last year. It are a wreath, lollipop, candy cane, candy and a little house. The pattern has been sold for a while on Etsy and is as of today also available on Amazon for the Kindle Fire and ...
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Kayley's Korner: Knitting Club

Kayley's Korner: Knitting Club | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
As some of you may know, I am running the knitting club this semester (my friend who normally runs it is studying abroad in India). I'm not a super experienced knitter, but I really enjoy teaching new members how to knit.
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