Crochet Fashion at CGOA

 This year I attended my first CGOA conference and I had a fantastic time. It was a great experience that I highly recommend to anyone thinking about doing it. You meet so many people, learn a variety of techniques and get inspired to create more. And the best place to show your crochet wear isContinue reading “Crochet Fashion at CGOA”

Purple Lace Pull-over

Finally, I took some pictures today of the Modern Irish Freeform Crochet pullover I made through Myra Wood’s Craftsy class.  I really enjoy how it turned out… Front View…  a close-up of the front and… the back. As our weather should be shedding its winter coat and turning to spring, I will wear it soon.Continue reading “Purple Lace Pull-over”

Modern Irish Crochet

As you may remember I am slowly making my way through this book… by Kathryn White, one of my resources for studying of Irish Crochet.   During Thanksgiving weekend, I made the sampler she includes in the book… Pretty good,  but I still need to block it.   Recently, Myra Wood added a new CraftsyContinue reading “Modern Irish Crochet”

Happy Monday! Creative Crochet

In these notebooks is where all my designs come to life….  I jot down ideas, sketches and patterns.   Since the beginning of the year,  I have been working on creating my own flower designs along with leaves and butterflies.  In an effort to keep things tidy, I decided to have a separate notebook dedicatedContinue reading “Happy Monday! Creative Crochet”

WIP -Wednesday Jewelry

Within Ravelry there are groups and one group I am part of is Crochet Jewelry.  Each month there is a CAL (crochet along) so on Monday I worked up January…. It is the Heirloom Lace Bracelet from Andrea H and you can find the pattern here.  I started this pattern using foundation stitches.  After you makeContinue reading “WIP -Wednesday Jewelry”