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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)

Please note that some of the links in this post are affiliate links. Using them to purchase materials does provide me with a bit of compensation, however using them is entirely up to you! It’s December 24th as I’m writing this, and I can’t ignore the fact that my last post on this blog was […]

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