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Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: Belt or Buttons and the Cardi is Finished!

May 13th, 2010

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Hello everyone! Well we’re finally here – the finishing steps of this cardi and then its ready to hit the beach I hope that you are happy with your results so far, whether you went with long sleeve or short, collar or hood, and you are ready to get this sweater done and ready to […]

Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: Hood or Collar? You Decide!

May 6th, 2010

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Hello! Hope you have all had a great week and your cardi has sleeves and is soooo close to being done! Did anyone else modify their sleeves (you can see my sleeves below)? How do they look? Please leave comments as to how your progress is going–I love hearing how else everyone is liking their […]

Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: Shoulder Seams and Sleeves in the Round

April 29th, 2010

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Hello! I hope everyone’s cardis are coming along nicely. I know the armhole pattern was a bit of stumbling block, but we’ve worked through it by helping each other and can move on to the sleeves themselves soon. I hope a week was enough time for your blocking sweater to dry — I know the […]

Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: Armhole Shaping and Blocking!

April 22nd, 2010

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Hope you have all had a great week of crocheting! It’s been great to see so many of you active in the comments and in the Ravelry group — this is the beauty of a crochet-along for sure! I’ve certainly made progress this week – the body length is done and it’s time to talk […]

Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: No-Chain Foundation and Working the Body

April 15th, 2010

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It’s been great reading all of your comments and hearing how excited you are about this crochet- along. I’ve sure been making progress this past week, creating the front and back panels then joining them to work the majority of the body. Traditionally beginning a crochet project means creating your starting chain then working your […]

Beach Cardi Crochet-Along: Let’s Get Going!

April 8th, 2010

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Spring is in the air here in NYC and I’m already dreaming of trips to the beach–you must be too since the Beach Cardi won in the vote! I’m so excited to be hosting this crochet-along and ready to get started – so let’s talk planning, including yarn choices and swatching. Based on the pattern […]

Vote for Our Crochet-Along Project!

June 22nd, 2011

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Summer is the perfect time for making a breezy crochet garment. To celebrate, we’re having a crochet-along (a virtual event where we all make the same pattern, with the support of hundreds of other crocheters)! Our friend Kendra, who hosted last year’s Beach Cardi CAL, is back to host. Before we get started, we want […]

Announcing Our Spring 2010 Crochet-Along!

April 1st, 2010

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Each season we host a knit- or crochet-along, a virtual event in which yarncrafters come together here online to work on one pattern together, share their experiences, and to learn together. There’s no need to sign up; simply follow along with the blog posts at your own pace. We asked you what crochet garment you’d […]

Spring 2010 Crochet-Along Vote

March 22nd, 2010

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It’s time for another Crochet-Along, where crocheters from around the world gather to work on the same project.  With the help of our leader and the virtual community, you’ll be able to finish a project that pushes your skills to the next level. Before we can get started on the next Crochet-Along, YOU need to vote […]