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In the last 18 months, the Woodridge resident has donated a dozen prayer shawls, 90 crocheted hats and 400 surgery pillows to patients at Adventist Bolingbrook, GlenOaks, Hinsdale and La Grange Memorial hospitals.
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If you work with yarn at all, you know how difficult it is to keep your ball of yarn clean, especially if you have pets.
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Crocheting items for the kitchen such as towels, scrubby and potholders are a popular past time but another item that makes a great gift item or useful item for the kitchen is a crocheted sponge .
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The various stages of the mat building process. To the left, the plastic bags are cut into squares using a craft mat and rolling scissors, next the squares are taken and looped together, those loops are rolled into balls for the volunteers who will crochet the mat.
On Thursday, I announced a project to make teddy bears for Grace Healthcare Services, an organization in Edison, NJ that provides comfort and palliative care to patients throughout Central Jersey.
While not knitting per se , naalbinding is a great way to use woolen yarn to make unique household objects and garments.
Knitting is not just a winter time craft there are many knitting patterns that are suited for the hot summer months.
Just one week after a public art project was installed on a metal structure in The Heights, it was torn down by a vandal.
A fan of the iconic Cabbage Patch Kid toys has taken her obsession to the next level by making her own versions of the dolls' woollen tresses.
A baby pink pyjama shorts suit by Lou Dalton is the most sophisticated outfit to come out of Men's Fashion Week so far.
The "yarn bombing" includes a colourful array of hand crafted flowers, in all shapes and sizes, and green shoots winding their way around the railings.
Photographer Cathal McNaughton has caught up with the Yarnbombers, the guerrilla knitters who plan to target the G8 using knitting or crochet rather than graffiti Yarnbombers Purl 1 and Knit 1 display some of the guerrilla knitting and crocheting which they plan to use when they target next week's G8 summit.
The antique quilting frame, made of cedar wood, was used by Stoudemire's grandmother and has been used to hand-stitch countless quilts over the decades.
It was the enigmatic Banksy who brought guerrilla art to the world's attention with his iconic style of political graffiti.
Newborn label WAW like our grannies made them creates intricately embroidered casuals that replace traditional shirt and sweater printing techniques with old school crochet practices.