Category Archives: Crochet Corner

Crochet Corner – or – Weaving Central?

Weaving on CDs was such a big hit at the craft gallery demo this spring, I had to share the idea with the Crochet Corner ladies! I was especially pleased to see 98 year-old M enjoying this little project as … Continue reading

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Christmas Stars

Over the last two days I’ve crocheted twenty-five Granny Stars. Thank goodness it’s such an easy pattern! – These are a wonderful project for sport weight yarn scraps. – They’re softer than I’d expected. . . perfect if I was … Continue reading

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Go Ahead, Shoot Me!

I know you’re all anxious to see what kind of yarn was in that BIG Bag. . . but the Crochet Corner ladies and I became so giddy while looking through it, were so distracted by the gingerbread cookie baking … Continue reading

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Update

Crocheted nine Oreo cookies for Lucy, the 3-year-old who asked Santa for some pretend food. They passed both DH and Emily’s scrutiny, so I took them to Crochet Corner. – That’s S’s potholder production line in the foreground. We named … Continue reading

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Postponed

Two people in the nursing home’s Rec. Dept. are out sick so Ellen can’t get away tomorrow to go pick up the looms. We’re hoping to do it next week. In the meantime, I’ve asked for the looms’ dimensions when … Continue reading

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Unexpected

Last week S completely surprised me with an extra early Christmas gift. I’ve named her Betty. As our group’s new mascot, Betty will oversee all future Crochet Corner meetings. For months, I’ve been thinking about little Christmas gifts that I … Continue reading

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Wanted – Larger Potholders, not Mats

Once I recovered from the euphoria of having conquered the challenges of my new mat loom, I realized that weaving 13 x 18″ mats. . . is a Huge Leap from weaving 5″ square potholders! lol BTW – From now … Continue reading

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