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The_Virginia_Hooker

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About The_Virginia_Hooker

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  • Birthday 01/27/1977

A Few Things About Me

  • Real name
    Heather
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  • Short bio
    Mama to one dog and one daughter, married to a wonderful man that i love so much
  • Location
    Shenandoah Valley, Waynesboro (near Charlottesvill
  • Hobbies
    Crochet, knitting, cross-stitch, beading
  • Occupation
    Surgery Nurse
  • Favorite projects
    Q hook afghans, toboggans, baby blankets, scarves
  • Crocheting since...
    august 1995
  1. Red Heart Super Saver used to have one, color called Pumpkin
  2. I'll tilt the cone on the side, and use it that way.
  3. You know you're crocheting too long when it's a mini-disaster if you brought your needs-to-be-done-in-a-week project for a two-hours-just-one-way cartrip, and can't FIND the hook because you remember you LEFT the hook on the endtable while you were examining the project to check for missed stitches. a Total of FOUR HOURS of good quality crochet time, and i blew it. Where's that self-kicking smiley? (I did that yesterday, we were on our way to Bass Pro Shop in Richmond, had everything for my proect BUT the hook, i was SO annoyed, not nearly as annoyed until i asked b/f if he'd stop at the
  4. Oh, Lordy, McCrory lol. I remember that's where Grandma got her 2.5 oz of kelly green RH to create the braided legs on the two stuffed frog toys she made for me.
  5. Funny how that one color is called 'gold.' To me, that color resembles something you find in a baby's diaper .
  6. I remember the yarn isle at Kmart Huge amounts of yarn, so many colors.
  7. You definitely want stretch with something like that, because, depending on how "fresh" the 'new' end of the limb is, sometimes there's some swelling.
  8. I taught myself from "Vanna's A to Z afghans" when i was 18
  9. Try crocheting something from a natural undyded yarn as well. Certain dyes set me off.
  10. I had two skeins one time. But if you leave them alone in a room, they seem to multiply.
  11. Kinda feels like Christmas when you find the stuff.
  12. 4 of the 10 gallon sterilite totes, and one large flat tote that is full as well. I used to have 4 of the 40 gallon totes, but i sorted through and gave a lot to a church. I was living in a one BR apt. at the time and simply didn't have the space for a ton of yarn.
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