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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Craftsy class giveaway – Fair Isle Crochet

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Hey, all :)
In this post I will introduce a unique and classic crochet technique that translated from traditional knitting technique – Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork

Fair Isle Crochet patterns

Meet the expert instructor and published author Karen Whooley as she shows you how to demystify this amazing colorwork through 3 beautiful Fair Isle crochet patterns.
Some said Fair Isle crochet technique is for advanced crocheters since reading charts and working with multicolored strands of yarn at once can be a daunting task. In this189 mins online crochet class, Karen carefully provides you tips and tricks to conquer Fair isle crochet teachnique, from changing color to creating your own designs. Craftsy paid online classes allow you to ask your instructor questions, upload photos and get personalized responses. So you can see that this online crochet class is for crocheters of all levels.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Crafting Along # 57

Welcome to Crafting Along # 57! Crafting season is coming soon so let's just enjoy all the craftiness around us. Check out these top 5 projects from last week and see if you can get any great idea or inspiration.

craft link party

# 1: Crochet Queen Elsa doggy dress from Crafty Allie
# 2: Crockpot Mexican stuffed bell peppers from Lamberts Lately
# 3: 20 stay at home date ideas from Lou Lou girls
# 4: The best beer bread recipe from A Cowboy's Life 
# 5: Backtoschool Bouquet from The Decoratoraholic 
Congratz ladies xD

Time to show off your lovely projects!
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Here are the rules:
  • This link party is for craft projects, recipes, makeovers, blogging tips ... anything ( family friendly ) that made by you but no other link parties/blog hops or direct links to online shops, please!  
  • Link up a specific project post, not your homepage and link up as many projects as you want (old and new). 
  • This is not mandatory but I would love to see my link party button on your site ( anywhere ) or just a link back to this link party below the post of your project. You're more than welcome to share this link party and follow me on social media. Visit other linkers and let's be friends :)
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"Tug of War" dog toy - free crochet pattern

Simple and easy diy dog toy crochet pattern.

how to make a dog toy

Materials: (I used)
5mm crochet hook
Scrap yarn
Yarn needle

Visit my other site for the pattern: Maz Kwok's Designs
( Thank you :)