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Free Fall Crochet Patterns

If you are in the market for some new ideas for your fall crochet projects, check out free-crochet for some fresh ideas! There are a TON of projects available for free download. From spiders on webs to cornucopias filled with all sorts of harvest goodies, there is a large selection of patterns for all to enjoy.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Crochet Christmas afghan patterns for the holidays

Christmas afghans to crochet typically can be in the traditional Christmas colors of red and green but there are several Christmas crochet patterns that featured afghans in shades of winter blue, cool whites and other winter colors. If you are looking for the perfect afghan to crochet for the holiday season take a look at some of these fun and interesting Christmas afghan projects.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Hobbies

Examiner.com

Crochet afghans and toys for pets with Cuddles to Crochet for Pets

While crocheting many people have pets that rest comfortably by your side or at your feet and watch you as you finish a project. Dogs and cats would enjoy a warm cozy blanket or toy that you have crocheted for them and why not choose one from the Leisure Arts book Cuddles to Crochet for Pets .

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Wakefield Express

30th birthday celebrations for Horbury's Spinning Wheel shop

The Spinning Wheel, on Tithe Barn Street, first opened as a textile shop in 1984 and its building has been around since the street was just a dirt path. Its current owner, Julie Tipton, took on the shop in November 2009, having had an interest in knitting and crocheting from a young age.

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Salem News

Across Our Communities

The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. The meal will be sponsored by the Giant Eagle in Salem.

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Related Topix: Salem, OH, Dining, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Columbiana County, OH, Hobbies

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival

Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival Find yarn, tapestry and other fiber Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1rZRthq It's a Fiber Festival weekend at the Hemlock Fairgrounds Sept. 20 and 21 as the Finger Lakes Fiber Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Colorful Crochet Laces - These Handmade Knitted Shoe Lace Designs Add ...

These DIY crochet shoe lace designs are the perfect way to dress up a pair of ordinary sneakers with a much needed boost of color. These laces are surprisingly easy to knit and you'll feel so accomplished with your work once they're done.

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Sedalia Democrat

Scharnhorst birthday

Virginia Scharnhorst will celebrate her 85th birthday with a luncheon hosted by her children Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Center.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

South County Spotlight

Helping hands - Thursday, 11 September 2014 13:49

It takes Kathy Norris 30 minutes to crochet one row of a blanket and 45 hours to complete the rest. Five years later, she's working on finishing her 128th installation, meaning that all together she's spent 5,760 hours, or 240 days, making blankets for disabled veterans.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Freedom Town News

On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. Two of the planes were flown into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania.

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Manteno News

Manteno Public Library News

Computer Classes Manteno Public Library will offer computer classes on Friday afternoons at 1 p.m. Call the library to register for: Keyboarding: September 12 and Basic Internet/Online Catalog: September 19. Pot Luck The Pot Luck Club will meet on Thursday, September 11, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. This month's special is tomato recipes. Join us to exchange culinary ideas each month and sample delicious food.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Inventor Spot

The Beauty Of Play Art

Artists do what they love because, well, they love what they do. And kids love to play because, well, it's fun.

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Women's Wear Daily

Anna Sui RTW Spring 2015

PageType='article' Category Value='Runway' Category URL Name='runway' Subcategory Value='Review' Subcategory URL Name='review' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 64.13.133.22 Host name = s612770nj3vl467.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.76 Backstage, Anna Sui reminisced about the old days of boutiques in London and New York where one could find truly special pieces. She said her spring collection was "a reaction against the masses, and everything looking the same."

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InStyle

Ita s Here! Shop Britney Spearsa s Sexy Lingerie and Sleepwear Collection Now

The Intimate Britney Spears line includes 10 different stories each named after and inspired by flowers like Amaryllis, Buttercup, Ambrosia, and Jasmine. From bustiers, kimonos, and lingerie to night gowns accompanied by basics, sweats, and jersey sleepwear-the pop star's goal was to create pieces for every type of woman.

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Nor'Wester

Wrap around symbol

Tyson Jesso of Gander was the first person to knit a scarf to donate to the 2016 Special Olympics Scarf Project. Jesso is an athlete with the Gander Wings Special Olympics Club.

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Examiner.com

Russian join method of joining two pieces of yarn invisibly - Photo tutorial

Many people who knit or crochet have a tough time adding a new skein or ball or yarn and making it sturdy enough not to unravel, while still keeping it neat and tidy. There are many methods to join yarn, but one of the best ways to join yarn that is invisible is the Russian join method; it's the sturdiest method of joining yarn without tying a knot in it, which isn't recommended.

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USA Today

Top reader photos: a Diy project with purpose

For Ashley Scott, a love for crocheting turned in to a love for fiber. Now she's trying to turn a passion into a business.

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NOLA.com

Hats off to Westwego seniors for making caps for Ochsner cancer patients

The Cap Club of the Ernest J. Tassin Senior Center recently delivered 202 crocheted hats to Ochsner Hospital for cancer patients. From left are Madeline Ockman, Amelia Perez, Cathy Loup, Senior Center Coordinator Brant Fonseca, Elaine Bergeron, Linda Cheramie, Sandra Lacayo and Sue Dilworth, seated.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Hays Daily News

Crafts show offer a 'piece of somebody'

The Ball Room at Fort Hays State University filled with stockings, soaps and trinkets as 12 vendors gathered Saturday to sell handmade crafts. The second annual Handmade on the Prairie Craft Show began as a way to give venders statewide the opportunity to display their homemade items.

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OregonLive.com

Yarn Crawl 101: Explore the coast, buy yarn and support small businesses

Yarn Crawl 101 is set for Friday, Sept. 12 , to Sunday, Sept. 14 , and as previously reported , it promises to be as fun and fabulous as the Oregon coast itself.

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