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    Magic Knot

    This is a technique that was one of the most difficult for me to master, mostly because my brain couldn't focus on and follow the multiple strands of yarn as it was shown in other tutorials. Just in case there are others whose brains are wired like mine, I thought I would share how I look at it to maybe make it make sense to others too.

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    Cora Throw

    Featuring posts, puffs, and third loop stitches, the only time you'll want to put your hook down while making this beauty is to run your hands over all that texture!

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    Gifts for Crocheters

    The holiday season is upon us and I can't tell you how often people ask me, "What should I get for my friend/family member who crochets?" So I thought I would take a minute to make a list of my favorite things and share them here with you!

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    Harmony Throw CAL Part 10

    If you're reading this post, then that means you're ready to start Part 10 of the Harmony Throw CAL.... It's the home stretch now, so I'm going to help you out with some meditative crochet that will leave you with TONS of texture!

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    Faith Over Fear Beanie

    Replete with star stitches, the beauty of these dainty stitches reminds us that there is someone bigger than cancer out there, and along with hope, we have to have believe that He will light up our darkest moments, allowing us to choose faith over fear.

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    Star Stitch in the Round

    Hello there! A few months ago, I shared my method for working the star stitch flat in turned rows for my Evren Baby Blanket pattern, but today I want to share with you how to work this beautiful stitch in the round! If you are unfamiliar with this stitch, you might find it beneficial to read up on the stitch in my previous tutorial, because this one is going to build on it. It is an intermediate stitch with a couple of tricky parts, but once you get the hang of it, you’ll be cruising along in no time! I promise, though, it is totally worth the effort! Don’t worry,…

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    Christmas Flower Ornament

    Christmas is only 6 months away.... Many of us makers, especially those of us who sell seasonal items, need to get started on them super early. Enter the Christmas in July Holiday Décor Blog Hop hosted by Claire of E'Claire Makery!

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    Star Stitch Crochet Tutorial

    Hello there! Today, I want to share with you a very pretty stitch called the star stitch! It is an intermediate stitch with a couple of tricky parts, but once you get the hang of it, you’ll be cruising along in no time! And like I said, it is a really beautiful stitch and totally worth the effort! Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered with photo and video support! The star stitch is a stitch pattern using a 2-row repeat, the first row establishing the bottom half of the star stitch and the second half establishing the top half. The bottom halves are formed by single crochet cluster stitches that…