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YARN AND CROCHET BLOG

Our monthly blog contains articles of interest to crocheters, tatters, crafters and yarn enthusiast. Here we discuss various aspects of our craft, its techniques, and material and tools we use when working on our projects.

PURSE DE FLEUR DE LIS

From a stitch I liked on FaceBook to a new hand bag. Check out this free pattern and videos.

This post is from an earlier blog but the pattern still yields a great handbag that is fun, easy to make and very functional.

Heliconia: A crocheted piece of tropical paradise

It’s been a long time since I came to my blog!  I have plenty of things to say about my crocheting, well for that long absence, as if my blog has gone AWOL, things have piled up! But that is because I have been creating and designing a lot of patterns. I also went in hibernation to […]

The Dune Crochet Handbag

In this blog I show you how to make this cool handbag I call the Dune Crochet Handbag. Included in the article is a video tutorial on the Tunisian stitch I used.

Blue Berry Afghan Tunisian Crochet Stitch

In this older video Lyn shows you how to make the Tunisian Berry stitch. Please excuse the quality as this video was done a few years ago. You can still learn the stitch and enjoy the music.

Mitered Granny Tote

If you love tote bags the way I do you will love this easy pattern for making and assembling your own Mitered Granny Tote. Once completed use it for all of the things you normally use a tote bag for. They are especially good for carrying your favorite yarns and crochet supplies.