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Ellen Gormley
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I crochet for a living.
I crochet for a living.

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Weekend Crochet Challenge!
Tell me to get working. I had a productive morning but then I took a "break". There is still time to crochet something. If I promise to work on 2 design ideas between now and Monday... what will you challenge yourself to do? LET'S GET MOVING! 

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Catching up on the Yarn Love Challenge

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Yarn Love Challenge
Have you been following the YarnLoveChallenge on Instagram? If not, here are a few of my highlights: My handmade home... We have about 11 crocheted afghans at last count, that are in active use in our home. This blanket above is from BEFORE I started design...

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Old School
I was having trouble visualizing a shape I wanted to design. I went old school. I got out the big 1" grid paper and drew out the actual size and shape I wanted to recreate in crocheted fabric. As I work, I can put the crocheted piece on the paper and make s...

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Dune Throw, A Second Chance!
If you didn't get my Dune Throw pattern in my book, Learn Bruges Lace , you have another chance! The pattern is now in the Easy, Breezy Crochet Lace special issue.   You can buy the hardcopy or you can get the digital download. Or, you can message me and I'...

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Name That Crochet Clip!

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Name That Crochet Clip!
Here's a hint... I'm really late to the party on this one. I actually have several clips from this show. The art director must have been a crochet enthusiast! Name that show! If you can't get it, I'll post another clip from the same show as an additional clue.

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Are you always right? #crochet  

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The Wrong Side
There's a wrong side of the bed. The wrong side of the tracks. When you drop a piece of buttered bread, it always lands with the wrong side down. Some crochet projects have a wrong side. Sweaters of course have a wrong side against your skin so the right si...
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