Monthly Archives: October 2010

Apple Leef Farm… Second Saturday Spin-In Day! (free patterns)

This time last Saturday I was on my way to Van Alstyne, TX with my friend Pat.  It was my first time to attend a spin-in and the first time to Apple Leef Farm.  What a lovely day!  I had … Continue reading

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Dale Earnhardt, Sr. … free crochet pattern

Christmas is coming … I can’t imagine where the time goes.  Anyway.. there have been several requests for the Dale Earnhardt, Sr. crocheted afghan.  It took a little searching, but I have found it again.   We should all give … Continue reading

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Kantha Embroidery

Kantha embroidery was highlighted on Sharon Boggon’s blog, now called Pin Tangle,  a couple of years ago along with a discussion on the autobiographical elements and symbols in embroidery.   At the time I did a little online research and found … Continue reading

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