Category Archives: Crochet Guild

Broomstick Lace

Broomstick lace has eluded me for five years. I have tried off an on to follow the instructions in one of my vintage stitch guides, to no avail. Finally I decided enough was enough, and I ponied up for a … Continue reading

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Glorious Fabulous Crochet…

Book Review! I recieved my book order from Amazon.com yesturday, and I was thrilled with my purchases! Not one, but two fabulous books about and for crochet! If you have a sense of humor, have crocheted it all and done … Continue reading

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Is it Semptember YET?

I think I’m silly giddy…Nope, I know I’m giddy! Last night I was reading my lastest CGOA newsletter (included with my Crochet Mag subscription, as a member of CGOA) and what did I spy? The Knit and Crochet Show in … Continue reading

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bonnie’s beautiful work

bonnie’s beautiful work Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). Bonnie Pierce is one of the most amazing Crocheters! ┬áThis is an example of her BEAUTIFUL work! And my yarn is all over that piece! She had a … Continue reading

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A visit to Lacis

Myra,Jules,Bonnie and myself meclosingeyes Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). Meeting Jules, Erin, and Mary Francis at Lacis was indeed was one of the high lights of my conference. Walking into Lacis is like entering the Taj … Continue reading

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The International Free Form Crochet Guild Booth in Oakland!

myramargaret1 Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). The International Free Form Guild’s Beautiful Stall at The Knit and Crochet Show in Oakland, CA. Phenominal work, and two phenominal women! Margaret Hubert (left) and Myra Wood (right)… It … Continue reading

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Home, Sweet Home, and A million project ideas!

Well, it’s good to be back home! I would have checked in yesturday, but I was so tired, that by the time I could power up my laptop I was face first on my bed snoring. ┬áThe house was in … Continue reading

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