Category Archives: crochet

Crocheted Open Weave Mesh Scarf for Spring

Looking for a light weight spring season type scarf to crochet, I came across pattern for open weave mesh scarf.  First I tried the pattern on some ribbon yarn my mother had brought for me, but I would have needed … Continue reading

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Another placemat purse; crocheted fingerless gloves, crocheted wrist cuffs

Got the packages out in the mail to my older daughter and her family.  Pictures of the tote/purse I made for her; again using placemats and napkins for the interior pockets.    I adapted the many patterns I found on blogs, … Continue reading

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I made a bunch of these using ‘The Crochet Dude’ travel jewelry bag pattern

Last year I bumped into a crochet blog by a Guy!  Yep, and he calls himself  ‘The Crochet Dude’.  His crocheted creations were different and fresh.  I was quite taken with them, and the idea of a guy who not … Continue reading

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Soft chenille makes warm crocheted scarf and hat set

Among my completed crochet projects, here is a long scarf and matching hat that I crocheted from the chenille yarn. I was showing my basket full of finished crochet projects and my mother was taken with this set. I rather … Continue reading

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Project; Another Wall Art framed collection – crocheted doilies

More at Decor 8 this morning. What a keen way to personalize your creative space. I like these ‘floating’ shelves which seem to be so popular right now. They aren’t solid enough to hold anything too heavy, but keeping it … Continue reading

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Two projects – tea towels n buttons make vintage curtains; crochet wire and beads into fashionable jewelry

Crochet with wire and beads – Interesting project for new to crocheting and experienced crochet affectionatos. A great tutorial here! Another ‘how to’ tutorial to whipping up some cute kitchen curtains, using tea towels and great button finds. Photos show … Continue reading

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