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#LitsyCrafters @Catsandbooks

Lots of interesting books in this bundle - I might have to get this bundle just because of the tagged crochet book.


#KnittersOfLitsy #CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy

Dilara Thanks for the enabling! I had to get it... 2mo
Catsandbooks Awesome! Thanks for sharing! 2mo
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Little library haul. #litsycrafters #comics

julesG Oh, I think I need the crochet book. #CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy 😜 3mo
Lauredhel @julesG it's just ok, for me. Quite simple patterns using mostly chunky yarns. Not super duper my thing though 3mo
julesG Gah! Then it won't be for me either. 3mo
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I finally finished this beast! It‘s for my not quite 5ft Nana and this thing is big on my 6ft husband! 😂😂 we are taking a quick trip to TN to see my Nana and Papa next week and I think she‘s gonna be excited and love it! She is always cold and purple is her favorite color so I think this will be a perfect fit for her 🥰🥰 now to start the next one! I think it will be a #slytherin one

BethM That looks like the coziest blanket in the world! 3mo
Aims42 Awww, love this! Beautiful blanket, I‘m sure she will love it!! 3mo
Sapphire That‘s beautiful! Love the colors and pattern! 3mo
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julesG It's gorgeous! 3mo
julesG May I leave some tags? Delete if you don't want them. #CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy 3mo
Seekingtardis @BethM it is really soft! I‘ve enjoyed being partially snuggled under it while working on it! 3mo
Seekingtardis @Aims42 thank you so much!! 3mo
Seekingtardis @Sapphire thank you so much!! The yarn is stunning and I just looped it together lol 3mo
Seekingtardis @julesG thank you!! Of course!! I welcome all the tags 🥰 and love these!! 3mo
Mollyanna That is beautiful! It looks so warm and cozy. 3mo
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Station Eleven: A novel | Emily St. John Mandel
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Lazy Sunday.

Have crocheted a few triangles for my blanket. It's a bit larger than one square metre at the moment and I'm running out of scrap yarn. 🙁 Which is a sentence I have never thought I'd utter.

Eventually started Station Eleven - why haven't I read this sooner?

#CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy 😉
#LitsyCrafters @curiouserandcurioser @Catsandbooks

cariashley Jealous that you‘re starting it, it‘s so good! 6mo
TrishB I loved this ♥️ 6mo
Cathythoughts I loved this too ❤️❤️ 6mo
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Johanna414 I guess you'll have to add a few other projects in to make some more scrap yarn? 6mo
julesG @Johanna414 That would mean knitting socks. I hate knitting socks. Whomever gets the one pair per year that I can persuade myself to make, can consider themselves love-bombed by me. 🤪 I'll probably just start on some of the skeins of sock yarn I have lying around. 6mo
Johanna414 @julesG I just started knitting socks a few months ago and I love it! I like how portable they are 6mo
curiouserandcurioser @julesG i love all the beautiful colors💜 6mo
julesG @Johanna414 My problem with socks is that my inbuilt critic/pedant/perfectionist demands that a pair of socks has to have identical socks. Not just the colour changes and the stitch pattern need to line up, but also same amount of rounds for each part of the sock. Which, strangely enough, makes the heel my biggest nemesis. I have no idea why socks are my crafting Achilles' heel (no pun intended). 6mo
Johanna414 @julesG haha I'm the exact opposite - the stripe pattern on my current pair is one row off on sock two and I didnt catch it until after I had done the heel. So I just shrugged and kept working... i just tell myself they'll be inside a shoe so no one will care 🤣 6mo
Catsandbooks Maybe friends nearby have yarn scraps? Enjoying the progress! 6mo
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Needed a Victorian murder mystery to clear out the cobwebs.

The Museum Detectives are called to the National Gallery to investigate the murder of a young woman/prostitute. All evidence points to a man who was suspected to be behind the Jack the Ripper murders less than a decade ago. And since Jack didn't stop at one victim,...

Apparently not the first novel in the series. So I've got more Museum Murders to look forward to.


julesG My triangle blanket is growing. Added 16 new triangles today. #HookersOfLitsy #CrochetersOfLitsy #LitsyCrafters @curiouserandcurioser @Catsandbooks 6mo
squirrelbrain Blanket is looking good! 6mo
jb72 That is a wonderful blanket! 6mo
Catsandbooks That blanket is going to be so cool! 6mo
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To Paradise | Hanya Yanagihara
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#LitsyCrafters @curiouserandcurioser @Catsandbooks

Progress pic: 30 triangles finished, 24 of them attached to each other. A gazillion more to go.

I'm glad my #audiobook is very long.

#audiocrafting #CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy

BarbaraTheBibliophage Beautiful!! 6mo
katy4peas 😍🧶 that looks fun! I‘m knitting a little women shawl and the last 4 inches are never ending! 6mo
julesG @katy4peas Seemingly endless rows are the worst. I once knit a circular shawl that had about 2,500 stitches in its last row, and then needed a stretchy bind-off. 😵😵 6mo
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AmyG I love all the colors!!! 6mo
LeahBergen Gorgeous! 6mo
thewallflower0707 I just finished To Paradise on Sunday. Enjoy it ☺️ 6mo
Catsandbooks That's so cool! Beautiful work! 6mo
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The Embroidered Book | Kate Heartfield
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Really lazy Sunday.

Finished Miss Eliza's and made some crochet triangles for a blanket out of leftover yarns. Also, made some rhubarb compote.

Can't put down the tagged book, #GhostCat won't let me get up anyway. I managed to read half of it already. @TrishB


#CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy
#LitsyCrafters @curiouserandcurioser @Catsandbooks

AkashaVampie Haha I was looking at the picture before reading what u wrote... I was trying to figure out what u were making. My mind went to either small masks or throngs. Haha 7mo
AkashaVampie Thongs not throngs... sorry I must type faster than I think 7mo
julesG @AkashaVampie Bikini triangles? But they would be more revealing than covering. 🤣🤣 Six triangles will be attached to each other with a crochet circle to form a hexagon. The hexagons will then be attached to each other. (that's the plan, at least) 7mo
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julesG @AkashaVampie Funny, I read thongs. 7mo
TrishB I hoping for a couple of reading hours later! I‘m really enjoying it too 👍🏻 7mo
AkashaVampie @julesG that does make more sense than a thong. Haha 7mo
curiouserandcurioser @julesG those look so bright and cheerful-cant wait to see it finished!💜 7mo
Catsandbooks Sounds like a great day! 7mo
RaeLovesToRead Awww, Ghost, you gorgeous snoodle 😍😍💕 7mo
RaeLovesToRead Also, I would definitely put in an order for your crocheted swimwear range.. 😀😆 7mo
julesG @RaeLovesToRead I can save you four triangles for an "assembly required" bikini ?? Also, remind me to tell you the story of the "willy warmers" at Gladstone's. 7mo
RaeLovesToRead Hahaha... I think I'd need more than 4 triangles 🤣🤣🤣 I have to hear this story! 7mo
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Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More | Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre
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#LitsyCrafters @curiouserandcurioser @Catsandbooks

#KnittersOfLitsy #CrochetersOfLitsy #HookersOfLitsy

Finished Pixel Pop (bottom left) yesterday. Have to weave in the ends, though.

Want to knit a hat from the tagged book. Struggled with winding the yarn. 4th skein of yarn from this particular dyer and 4th time the skein was a tangled mess. (right) 😵🤬

A bag of sock yarn leftovers my friend gave me, for a crochet lap blanket. (top left)

Catsandbooks So pretty! 8mo
julesG @Catsandbooks Thank you. 8mo
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Working on a few new pattern ideas and getting an order done
#crochetersoflitsy #craftersoflitsy #crocheter #oscarthegrouch

Yarned and Dangerous | Sadie Hartwell
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Makers of Litsy! By show of likes and/or comments, would anyone be interested in a bookish yarn swap? If enough people show an interest, I will sort out the details. The swap would probably take place early 2022. #makersoflitsy #knittersoflitsy #crochetersoflitsy #audioknitting #audiocrocheting #crochet #knitting #maker #HookersOfLitsy

megnews I‘m not a #makerofLitsy but after reading The Sewing Machine together I found some who are and I‘m tagging them here in case they‘re interested but don‘t see it. @CogsOfEncouragement @crazeedi @CoffeeNBooks @Tattooedteacher @roary47 @Readswithcoffee 11mo
SeaToSkyes @megnews thank you! ☺️ 11mo
julesG Interesting idea. I'd love to join, but I've become a yarn snob. 😬 Also, we do use the cheeky #HookersOfLitsy sometimes. 😉 11mo
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SeaToSkyes @julesG understandable! I was thinking about including a question for favorite yarn brands in the form. I'll edit my post to include that tag, thanks! ☺️ 11mo
Roary47 I wish! I‘m still trying to wrap my head around yarn making. I‘m into cross-stitch if you are including that. 😊💛 11mo
SeaToSkyes @Roary47 I may include that! Make it an all-inclusive maker swap...that would be fun! 11mo
StayCurious I cross stitch so would love that to be included:) 11mo
Crazeedi I don't do crochet or knitting but I do cross stitch and of course sewing things so if it includes, I'd be interested 11mo
SeaToSkyes @StayCurious @Crazeedi I may have to rethink things then! I'll make an update post once I sort everything out. 11mo
Crazeedi @SeaToSkyes totally fine, the yarn idea is great for a lot of people I'm sure. You don't want to make it too crazy for yourself 11mo
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