Stitched With Love

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Swans Island is currently hosting┬áthe Swans Island Legacy Contest. The prize is a hand woven throw worth $690. It looks amazing. To enter the contest they ask that you share the story of something that means a lot to you. Whether it’s hand crafted or store bought, whether it’s something that’s new but really special or something that’s been passed on for generations, what is it, and why does it mean so much to you? Of course, I’m going to … Read More

WIP Wednesday: Crochet Flowers

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I’ve decided to turn my crochet flowers, first blogged about here, into a pillow! I need to make a few more flowers and get a pillow form, but it’s going pretty well! This is my first attempt at the join-as-you-go crochet, and I think it’s fairly easy. The only thing I don’t like about this project–ALL THOSE ENDS! I thought I had dealt with 10,000 ends after crocheting the flowers and weaving in most of those ends, but then there … Read More