Author Archives: Marilyn aka Pandagirl

The Tale of the Stubborn Crocheted Bowl

Remember the floppy crocheted bowl I made?  I posted about it here: https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2017/05/28/more-crochet-adventures/ Lyn suggested I full it to make it sturdier.  So I tried and no change other than being fuzzier. I checked the label on the yarn ball, … Continue reading

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Working Small

I’ve been trying some new things to work on that I could do easily and fairly quick. Right, haha. I had seen some crochet and bead earrings online I wanted to try.  I used the same Aunt Lydia’s variegated cotton … Continue reading

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Funky Vase Cover

I had purchased a ball of yarn at a clearance sale. It’s a combination of wool, acrylic and nylon and has a bit of sparkle to it. I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do with it until I found … Continue reading

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Beach Bowl and Scrubbies

Since I started crocheting, I’m constantly seeing projects I’d like to try.  Although, I’ve had to take a break to give my hands a vacation especially after this project. Crocheting over wire looked interesting in the form of a bowl. … Continue reading

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The Hummingbird and the Tiger Lily

I know a lot of people are experiencing different seasons around the world.  Here in the U.S. summer has finally arrived.  One of the things I always look forward to is seeing the hummingbirds fluttering around my flowers. While the … Continue reading

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3rd Quarter Challenge 2017

My first instinct was to go towards some type of abstract art, but we’ve done a couple of challenges in past years. So, I took a left turn and decided on something entirely different. Japanese Art from the Edo/Tokugawa period … Continue reading

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Lace and Stars

After trying a few lace crochet samples, I finally graduated from making crochet samples to actually making things.  But first the lace.  This lilac one is Marielle lace which would be ideal for an airy scarf. The Duchess lace is … Continue reading

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