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A New Crochet Adventure in The Yarn Box!!!!

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I have had such a great month Crocheting, Designing my Amazing Grace Free Pattern Series and Blogging!!!!  There was one more thing that happened that was so far over the moon, I hardly could wait to share it with you… (I did sneak in a couple mentions earlier this month).  I was hired by one of my favorite Free Pattern Websites to write an article once a month… A dream come true!!!!  .

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Let me introduce you to my latest adventure over at….  The Yarn Box…  If you are a Crochet-a-holic like me,,, you will love this site!!!  They are dedicated to providing a mammoth library of Free Crochet Patterns!!!!  Along with the free patterns, they have great information about all things crochet,,, They have a blog section with great articles!!!  If you are a Crochet Designer,,, You can submit your Free Crochet Patterns and get a whole new community  looking at your creations

The Yarn Box

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Yesterday my first article was published and posted to their website…  I was soooooo nervous about writing for someone else, but it turned out better than I could have imagined!!!  Please stop by and check my article… And PLEASE leave a comment at

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the bottom of the article… I would love to hear what you think!!!   A How-To Guide: Deodorizing Yarn

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The wonderful ladies over at The Yarn Box have been so Awesome!!!! Miranda is a website designer and has casuallyfriday.com  and her sister Corina has stitch11.com  Both are great sites and I hope you have time to stop by and check them out too!!!

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Elena

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New Crochet Pattern Coming and Lots of Crochet on the Hook!!!!!

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What a busy week… I tested a really great pattern for a fellow Crochet-a-holic, Carolyn from The Purple Poncho… It is soooooo cute… I will post the pictures when she releases it!  One of my favorites so far!!!  I made two more Slouchy Hats designed by my really good fried Kathy over at ELK Studio Handcrafted Crochet Designs… Incredibly Simple Slouchy Hat!   I love this too… It was incredibly easy to work up,,, I made two in one evening!!!

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Incredibly Simple Slouchy Hat by ELK Studio Handcrafted Crochet Designs…

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Love these Hats…The gray one is made using Bernat Sequins,,, The pinkish one is made using Lion Brand Homespun…  Same hook,,, Different results!!!!

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I started a really cute Baby Blanket too…  How could I not have another WIP…

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I will post a picture when its done…..

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Thanks to all of you who voted… We have a new Fan Choice Amazing Grace Free Crochet Pattern on the way… Amazing Grace Snoodie… I bought some fallish yarn to make this one… I think I may keep it for myself… Snow is coming soon!!!

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Looks like alot of fun!

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Stay tuned for the pattern in the next few days… I am trying to squeeze it in before the end of the month to honor Breast Cancer Awareness

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So here is to Slouchy Hats,,, Crochet Friends,,, New Patterns and Fan Votes!!!

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Elena

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Help Choose My Next Free Amazing Grace Crochet Pattern!!!! Voting is now closed…

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October is almost over and I want to squeeze in one more Amazing Grace Crochet Pattern into my Free Pattern Series before the month is over…  Breast Cancer has touched all of us and these patterns are dedicated to those who are Suffering, Recovering  or Mourning Breast Cancer

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This month I released Amazing Grace Hat, Amazing Grace Headband and Amazing Grace Prayer Shawl... So what should the final project be???   Please take my poll so I see what you want to make,,, Not only for yourself, but as donations in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness….

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VOTING IS NOW CLOSED and the WINNER IS  Amazing Grace Snoodie!!!!

(Some Votes Came In After Voting Closed… But it was close!!!)

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     Amazing Grace Hat                           Amazing Grace Headband                        Amazing Grace Prayer Shawl

. Have a great day!. Elena . . . .

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