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Elements CAL Part 3 Video Tutorial

Time for part 3 of Elements CAL already. In parts 1 and 2 we made a square, but this week we are starting to turn our square into a circle. Elements CAL designed by Sandra from Hooks and Yarn and on her website you can find all the info you need about the CAL as well as… Continue reading Elements CAL Part 3 Video Tutorial

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Elements CAL Part 2 Video Tutorial

How did it go with part 1 of Elements CAL last week? Ready for part 2 of  this exciting CAL designed by Sandra from Hooks and Yarn? This week we are growing our square into a larger square, but rotated. Part 2 is really interesting and the textured stitches give a lovely effect. Resources Elements CAL… Continue reading Elements CAL Part 2 Video Tutorial

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 7

We are over the half-way mark already for Nuts about Squares CAL, how times just goes! The name of the square we are making this week kind of says it all... The square is called Fantastic and in my opinion it is just fantastic! Fantastic is designed by the just as fantastic Julie Yeager. Are those too… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 7

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 4

Yes, it is that time of the week again! Time for a new installment of Nuts about Squares CAL. This week we have an unusual square by a lesser known designer. For week 4 of Nuts about Squares we are making Le Vesinet designed by Sigrun Hugoey. We first make little circles, then connect them… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 4

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 3

I know many of you are anxiously anticipating with your hooks at the ready for the next square of Nuts about Squares CAL. Without further ado then, time for the square which we will be making for part 3 of Nuts about Squares. This square is by a designer I have not worked with before but… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 3

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 2

I have seen many lovely Esme squares that you all made for part 1 of Nuts about Squares. You should all be incredibly proud of your achievement! Today we continue with part 2 and I am sure that many of you know the contributing designer for this week. This week we are making Spiro Star… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 2

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 1

It has been a long wait for some of you, but good things come to those who wait! It is time for the very first part of Nuts about Squares CAL. I love all the squares that are part of Nuts about Squares CAL, but the square for week 1 is one of my favorites.… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Week 1

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Nuts about Squares CAL – Meet the testers!

Nuts about Squares CAL will start soon, but before we do I would like to take a moment to look back on the road that has brought the project to where it is today. In the past year I have selected squares, yarn, colors, determined yarn amounts, etc. etc. etc. A CAL is a whole process that… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Meet the testers!

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Nuts about Squares CAL

Welcome to Nuts about Squares Crochet Along 2017. In this CAL we are making 35 amazing squares designed by 11 talented designers. After joining it all together we add a textured border as the final cherry on top. In this post I summarize all relevant information and link to other parts of the CAL. Quick… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL

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Nuts about Squares CAL – yarn information

The response to my first announcement for Nuts About Squares has been overwhelming, thank you all so much for your confidence in me. Today I want to give you more information about the type of yarn in each kit and the amount of yarn that you will need per yarn weight. What are we making… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – yarn information