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Crochet Spider Web Pattern

Just in time for Halloween, I'm going to show you today how to crochet some spooky spider webs! Materials: I-9 (5.5mm) crochet hook 1 skein worsted weight cotton yarn Scissors Stitches/Techniques Used: Magic Loop CH - chain SC - single crochet TC - triple crochet SL - slip stitch SETUP ROW: Make a magic loop [...]
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Pittsburgh Fiber Friends

Hey Pittsburgh! I’m really excited to announce the start of something new and local for Made by Hand… Introducing: Pittsburgh Fiber Friends! This is a meetup group I’m starting to get to know the fiber arts community in my city better. There are so many of us, and I’d love to have the opportunity to […]

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Knitting · Patterns

Quick Knit Pumpkin Pattern

Small orange knit pumpkin in woman's hands.

The start of fall marks the official start of knitting season—and what better way to celebrate than knitting a super cute pumpkin to decorate your home for the season! These pumpkins have been super popular in the maker community over the past few years, and I decided this year I would explore making my own. […]

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2019 Destash and Project Purgatory

Autumn League Pullover progress

I often find myself struggling to create and publish blog posts because I think they have to be 100% perfect before they go live. I want my readers to have exactly what they’re looking for, no mistakes… Today I decided to change that. The following post is as real as real gets for me as […]

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Knitting · Patterns

Chunky Ribbed Knit Hat (Free Pattern & Charity)

EDIT 1/15/19: If you like this free pattern and you feel inclined, please take a moment to look at the GoFundMe campaign that was set up by my amazingly sweet boyfriend for my cancer treatment. Any donations are greatly appreciated, but you can also help by spreading the word. Please feel free to share the […]

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