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Ruffled Scarf Tips & Tricks: What to Do if Your Yarn Has a Defect

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    We love our ruffled scarves! They are so quick and easy to make, and they’re fabulous gifts! Sadly, sometimes you’ll find a knot or other defect in your ruffled yarn. In this video, I’ll show you how to work around those pesky defects! Check out Maggie’s Right Handed Ruffled Scarves Playlist. Check out […]

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Dutch Iris – Free Crochet Pattern

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  The Dutch Iris is a hybrid of several other types of irises.  Over time, its color range has increased and now includes blues, purples, white, and yellows.     Our Dutch Iris pattern uses a variety of stitches to make the petals. If you need help with any of the stitches, be sure to check out […]

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Five Free Flower Crochet Patterns

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This week, we are pleased to present five free flower patterns, designed by Carol Ballard. These flowers can be worked with any weight of yarn. Finer weights will create a smaller flower, and bulkier weights will create a larger flower. Just use the hook size appropriate for the yarn you choose. All of our samples were […]

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Elephant Ears Flower – Free Crochet Pattern

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  Some people are surprised to hear that the popular Elephant Ears plant has flowers! Not all species bloom, and when one does, its flowers are often hidden by its giant leaves. You can enjoy this Elephant Ears Flower pattern any time!     This flower can be worked with any weight of yarn. Finer […]

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Pink Magnolia – Free Crochet Pattern

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    Did you know the magnolia is the state flower of both Louisiana and Mississippi? These beautiful flowers are most often seen in shades of white and pink.     Our Pink Magnolia pattern utilizes a variety of stitches to achieve the layers of petals. If you need help with any of the stitches, […]

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