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A Huge Granny Thank You

A Huge Granny Thank You

I am sad to see Granny Month end. I had such a wonderful time! You have all made this month so much fun. Thank you so much for joining in, linking up, sharing the Granny button, entering the giveaways, and for all your enthusiasm and supportive comments throughout the month!!  YOU have made this month […]

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Crochet for a Cause: Free eBook and the Chain Reaction Afghan Project

Click here for Interweave’s freeChain Reaction ebook. The Chain Reaction Afghan Project was created with the purpose of creating a movement in which crocheters could make a difference by creating afghans to donate to charity. To this end, Interweave Crochet compiled twenty 12-in. square patterns designed by well known crochet designers, as well as by Interweave Crochet […]

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Guest Post: Seven Alive

Today is such a fun day for me … one of my bloggy besties is here to visit!! I adore Kadie and am always visiting her blog, Seven Alive, for creative ideas and inspiration. She does so many awesome things! A few of my personal favorites are her Classic Apple Crisp with Crumb Topping recipe […]

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Free Motif Patterns

And what Granny Month would be complete without some awesome free motif patterns (all patterns were free at time of posting)! Here are some of my favorites … Free Motif Patterns shown clockwise from top left to center:  Waterflower Granny Squaring the Big Circle Circled Granny Square Classic Granny Square Stained Glass Afghan Square Granny Star […]

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Boocoos Blogthingy’s Free-Form Granny Squares

I am so excited to introduce you to another one of my bloggy friends, this time from Boocoos Blogthingy. If you are looking for some fun and creative crochet inspiration, definitely drop by Boo’s. A few of my favorites are her crocheted rocks (so cool!), this owl (of course :), and this colorful baby blanket (so sweet). And […]

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Blooming Granny

I worked this little pretty up from a pattern in The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet by Margaret Hubert (“Blooming Granny,” p. 201).  I modified it a bit by adding an extra round of double crochet and a round of single crochet in order to bring the finished square to 6-in. so that I can […]

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Granny Square Purse Crochet Pattern

Remember the granny square pattern I showed you at the beginning of Granny Month? Well, my daughter fell in love with them and asked if I would make her something. So of course I did. Here is a pretty little purse that is so quick and easy to whip up … Want to make your own? Here’s […]

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Find Your Perfect Project Bag: Review of the Chic-a Triad

I received a sample of this product to review, but I was not financially compensated in any way to give a favorable review. The opinions expressed here are my own and are based on my own opinions and experiences. I do not get a percentage of any product sales that result from this post or […]

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Not Your Granny’s Granny Pocket Apron

Grannies aren’t just for afghans … why not work up a little apron with granny pockets! To make this one, I just found a  stitch pattern I liked and worked up a rectangle, making sure to add about 6 in. to my hip to hip measurement so I could bunch up the top a little […]

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Gerber Daisy Granny Square

I love this granny! The flower is just lovely! I worked this up from a pattern in Crochet Stitches Visual Encyclopedia by Robyn Chachula (“Gerber Daisy Granny Square,” p. 172).  I wanted to be able to donate this square, so in order to meet the 6-in. donation requirement, I left off the last round of […]

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