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  • Review: Rechargeable Lighted Crochet Hook

    This is a review of just one rechargeable lighted crochet hook that you can buy online. I personally own one of these particular crochet hook. The brand name is Stenzhorn. This crochet hook set is made of plastic. The model number is RCH0088G. What You Get You get a few different things when you order…

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  • Is It Hard to Find Time to Crochet and/or Knit

    If you are anything like me you find it very hard to find time to crochet and/or knit. You may have a busy life, such as kids, a job or even extracurriculars that take up a lot of your time. If you do have a busy life, you may also be finding that you don’t…

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  • Health Benefits: Does Crocheting and Knitting Help?

    Many people see crocheting and knitting as just a craft or hobby that they can do. They don’t realize that crocheting and knitting have quite a few physical, mental, and emotional benefits. They are both great stress relievers, can help with insomnia, and can be very soothing to the person doing them. Let’s take a…

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  • How To Start a Knitting Project: Casting On In Knitting

    When you begin any project in knitting, you need to have your first and beginning line of stitches. In order to get this line of stitches you must learn casting on in knitting. There are multiple methods of casting on, the thumb method and the double needle method just to name a few. Thumb and…

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  • Beginner Knitter? Knitting Supplies to Get You Started

    When you begin your knitting journey, you need to have supplies. You can find knitting supplies at a lot of stores. WalMart, Michaels, Hobby Lobby and Joann Fabrics all carry supplies for knitting. Your first knitting kit should contain the essentials. The essentials consist of yarn, knitting needles, point protectors, measuring tape and scissors. Getting…

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  • Crochet Tools and Materials: Must Have and Wants

    When starting to crochet, there are tools and materials that are essential.  First and foremost, you must have yarn/thread and at least one crochet hook.  There are other tools that will help you to complete any project you choose.  They will help in measuring, organizing and counting stitches.  Storage is also a very good idea…

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  • Knitting versus Crochet: Which is the better choice?

    What are knitting and crocheting. Knitting versus Crochet: What is the better choice? Is one a better choice than the other? There are many differences between crocheting and knitting. There are also some similarities between the two. Knitting and Crocheting Knitting and crocheting are both learned to make things. These things can be anything from…

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  • About Crimson Rose

    Welcome! I hope that you enjoy your experience here. I also hope that you find what you are looking for, be it patterns, supplies, or just explanations. My STORY My real name is Heather. I am a mother of 4 (my only daughter that is 19, and 3 boys, ages 18, 10, and 9) and…

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