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A’ Chà isg sona or Chicken Feed Happy Easter 12″ Crochet Block

Happy Easter A’ Chà isg sona Chicken Feed Block Materials Yarn—heavy worsted or aran-weight: Color A and Color B Color A could be further divided in Color A1 and Color A2 (same intensity, similar shades–or highly contrasted dissimilar ) Color … Continue reading

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Gingko Knit Shawl off the needles

Pattern http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ginkgo-crescent Yarn Paton’s Silk Bamboo in Sapphire–I used just shy of 4 skeins for the 216/8 st version. (about 385 yds). Needle–I used 5 mm (US 8) circular needle Gauge–my gauge was close to 18 sts in 4 inches

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Canada geese

Photo taken at my farm in rural Saskatchewan. This was one of 6 or 8 sets of parents and goslings. When the goslings are a little older and get their wings, they are called fledglings. A group of Canada goose … Continue reading

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Canada Goose Border Tutorial

Canada Goose Border Tutorial Block worked  by vegasangelbrat, border by me, block pattern by Julie Yeager, Firenze, available for purchase here. c. 2016 Margaret MacInnis For BAMMM SHAZAAM–your blocks should be pre-bordered with 39 side sts + 1 st per … Continue reading

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February 2016 Promise Me Spring Crochet Afghan Block 12″

After a rather intense testing session, and some judicious red-penning, the pattern Promise Me Spring 12″ Afghan Block has been released on Ravelry. The pattern sells for 2.99, unless you are smart enough to come here for the CODE to … Continue reading

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BAMMM SHAZAAM CAL 2016 AFGHAN

Download original instructions and instructions for Canada Goose Border here. BAMMM SHAZAAM 2016 Started on January 1, 2016 and will run for 12 months, with 16 blocks featured. We are having at least 4 guest designers and some extra texture … Continue reading

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