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Crochet Sandwich Coasters

So apparently back in the day there was a nobleman, the Earl of Sandwich, who liked to gamble all day and all night long. Of course he’d have to eat and one day, so engrossed in a game that he couldn’t leave the table, he got his assistant to put a chunk of meat between […]

Crochet Coffee Cup Cozy for Thanksgiving

This weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving and this year we’re hosting a potluck dinner for our close friends. As I type this post I think about our massive turkey, thawing in the fridge (it’s been in there since Wednesday) and how I can’t wait to share good food with good people. I also think about how […]

My First Pair of Crochet Mittens!

For the past month or so I’ve been working on a pair of mittens. I tried different designs and made a few versions until I was happy with the shape. First I tried starting from the top down using the same sprial method as making amigurumi. Then I tried making a cuff first and working […]