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Stacy25

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About Stacy25

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  • Real Name
    Stacy
  • Biography
    I'm a sahm with 2 little girls, married 4 years
  • Location
    Los Angeles
  • Interests
    crochet, baking, cooking, the internet,
  • Occupation
    stay-at-home-mom
  • How long have you been crocheting?
    2004
  • Favorite things to crochet
    projects involving novelty yarns
  • Favorite Hook
    Handmade
  1. Stacy25

    Lion Brand Comfort Shawl

    I tried to use Chenille Thick & Quick for a prayer shawl and it just didn't work- it was way too bulky and it shed when I had to frog. I would definitley go with Homespun or something along that line.
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    Bright colored squares for hospital use

    What size shawls? For young adults, kids, grown adults?
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    Bright colored squares for hospital use

    I received the info...thank you for sending it. I've got about 15 done already, will work on more during the week, and I plan to send them out next Friday. How many do you think you need per lapghan?
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    "The Birds" Hat and Stole

    I love it!! Very creative.
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    Felted purse (first try)

    Very pretty! It felted up nicely!
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    My First project from HH Fat Bottomed Bag!

    Very pretty! I love the color you chose.
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    Holiday Gift Exchange-SIGN UP'S, THANK-YOU'S & UPDATES HERE

    I received a package this morning from another rescue elf, I believe it's from LovesTenderTouch. Inside was a notepad and pen set, and 3 balls of gorgeous blue/purple variegated mohair yarn! It is sooooo soft...I've never used mohair yarn before so I'm very excited to find the perfect pattern for it. Thank you so much!
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    Bright colored squares for hospital use

    I can send some. I have almost every Caron SS Brite color. Please PM me with your addy.
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    Giant Granny Square Afgan Along?

    Wow, the blankets posted are so pretty! Is anyone still working on this? Or are you all finished by now? I had started one with Bernat Softee Chunky and it just didn't take off, so I frogged it. Now my rescue pal from the Holiday Gift Exchange sent me the most awesome color of purple Caron SS so I'm starting one all over again. I'm already on row 20 or so...worked on it all night while hubby and his brother played video games. I'm so excited about this one because it is turning out much, much better than the Chunky one.
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    Holiday Gift Exchange-SIGN UP'S, THANK-YOU'S & UPDATES HERE

    I received the most wonderful package yesterday, from my rescue elf- coolhockeymom! It came at the perfect time, too~ my 2-year-old got food poisoning and cannot hold anything down. I've been cleaning up after her for the past 2 days, as well as myself, since she only wants to be held by me. Then this morning found out that someone made false checks and has been writing them to my bank account! Thankfully the bank was cooperate but sheesh- the week I've been having. So, anyway, yesterday hubby came home from the neighbor's and said, "Hey, do you know there is a huge box on the patio?" I had been cleaning right next to the patio door and hadn't seen or heard the mailman! LoL Of course I ripped it open immediately, and it was just filled with awesome things. What she sent was...2 pattern books and a tear-off pattern 5 skeins of ww yarn in various colors 3 skeins of Bernat Galaxy (which is awesome because I bought one skein in the exact color last year and haven't been able to find the color since) 2 balls of a gorgeous variegated wool blend yarn A skein of Sugar n' Cream cotton in my favorite shade of blue A handmade potholder and a dishcloth A beautiful 12" square Bath gel An awesome handmade hook case, with places for tape measure, scissors, stitch-markers...all of which she thoughtfully included! Plus a brand-new bamboo hook. Kitchen-Aid measuring cups, measuring spoons, and spatula (I love Kitchen-Aid!) A jungle-themed trash can from Target...my girls' bathroom is done in their jungle line and the trash can is the only thing we don't have. Hershey's chocolate sticks, Jelly Belly candy corn in Christmas colors, and candy canes Coloring books and a Rudolph movie for my girls Anyway, I just want to say thank you, Danielle, from the bottom of my heart. You really went out of your way and I truly appreciate it, especially with your broken foot and all. Thank you.
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    Lookie what my SIL brought me!!!!

    Ooooh it looks like the PolarSpun I used for my daughter's scarf. Sooooo soft! What a thoughtful SIL.
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    Get Woolie! Wool Yarn Swap! - All Done!!!!! :)

    Sent you an update to that question. We don't have HL or AC Moore here. I guess we don't really have anything that's "exclusive" to the west coast...we have plenty of LYS' around here but most of them are soooo stinkin' expensive.
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    Get Woolie! Wool Yarn Swap! - All Done!!!!! :)

    We don't have a Hobby Lobby nearby- I think it's an east coast thing. I would love some kind of yarn from there. You may have different colors/brands there that I cannot get out here. Lots of people simply aren't comfortable putting their cc info online and that is ok- it shouldn't deter you from the swap! There are plenty of places to get yarn besides the internet.
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    2007 Crochetville Swap list

    LoL I have one out-of-control cat, I'll trade you if you have any mild-mannered ones.
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    Get Woolie! Wool Yarn Swap! - All Done!!!!! :)

    I swore I wouldn't do anymore swaps unless there was a wool one...and you had to go and post this now!
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