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Hyperbolic Crochet: It isn’t Just for Math Geeks!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2014 in Crocheting |

Have you ever thought about the numbers behind crochet? I never did until I came across an example of hyperbolic crochet. Math nerds will get a kick out of the numbers behind hyperbolic crochet, but you don't need to be a math genius to try this fun technique! Check out the history and numbers behind hyperbolic crochet, plus a few ways you can use it in your crochet.

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Discover How to Make Doughnuts With Our FREE Recipe eGuide!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

From raised and glazed to baked and cakey, who doesn't love a fresh doughnut? Learn how to make your own delightful dough right in your own kitchen with our fabulously FREE baking eGuide: "Delicious Doughnut Recipes You Can Make at Home."

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Free Pattern Friday: Say So Long to Summer With Free Patterns!

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

The last of summer's days are upon us. Make the most of them with some last minute summertime projects! With rainbow embroidery designs, simple knit tote and more, find the perfect free pattern project to soak up every last minute of sunshine.

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6 Surprisingly Stylish Patterns for Tunisian Crochet

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Crocheting | Comments

Traditionally when we think of patterns for Tunisian crochet, we go straight for the afghan. But take one look around, and you'll see that patterns for Tunisian crochet can be so much more than a blanket. Check out ways to use your Tunisian skills to make a surprisingly stylish project!

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Where to Find Hip Vintage Knitting Patterns Online and Offline

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting | Comments

Over the years, I've discovered vintage knitting patterns and books in many places — some obvious, some not so obvious. Here are a couple of my go-to resources for finding those hip vintage knitting patterns.

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3 Tips on How to Seam Your Crochet Seamlessly

Posted by on Aug 10, 2014 in Crocheting | Comments

It's the final step to finishing your project, and yet it's one of the steps that can scare so many away from a project: seaming your crochet. But it doesn't have to be hard. I'm here to help. Check out three helpful tips for making the process of seaming your crochet seamless.

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