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Five Freebie Friday #1

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Five Freebie Friday #1

I’m going to start a new series each Friday featuring 5 free goodies. They will be downloads or giveaways. I’ll continue until the end of 2014. I’d love your feedback on this. (I forgot to post this last Friday)

1 Furls Tulipwood Crochet Hook Giveaway

Open until 11pm tonight visit Oombawka Design and enter to win one of Furls lovely crochet hooks.

2 Learn to Crochet with Elks Studio and Craftsy

Elks Studio and Craftsy put together a lovely eBook for those new to Crochet. Beautiful pictures to guide you through making all the basic stitches. Download Your Copy at Elks Studio blog 

3 Bright Shiny Object Syndrome Management Audio and Printable Worksheets

Solosmarts is a great business blog and Kelly is promoting her Bright Shiny Object resource. What’s a bright shiny object? It’s something that gets in the way of what you are suppose to be doing. “Ohhhh look that plugin – oh sorry, I just saw something shiny.” Want a sneak peek? Hear the audio and print the worksheets.

4 It’s Raining Men in January 2014’s Crochet Savvy Issu

It’s been a while since I flipped through a copy of Savvy Crochet. I saw Michael Sellick on the cover and had to take a look. Lots of great little treats inside all from the guys of crochet. Plus there is a great interview featuring Tech Editor R. Deborah Overath on “The Value of a Great Technical Writer”. Click the image above to read on ISSU.

5 Beat the Procrastination Troll  (free step-by-step checklist and pdf)

After reading this article I knew I had to share it. I waver between overcommitment and procrastination. Here’s a free checklist to help you beat the procrastination troll by Alex McClafferty. via Forbes article




Crocheting for Christmas with Edie Eckman

Edie Eckman, the author of “The Crochet Answer Book” just released her latest pattern book just in time for Christmas.

“Christmas Crochet for Hearth, Home & Tree”

Patterns include stockings, ornaments and home decor.

You can see a preview on Amazon. I like the Snowflake Stocking the best.

I think a garland full of mittens or stockings would make a great Advent Calendar.

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What Do I Price My Crocheted Items At A Bazaar?

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I remember preparing for the harvest festival when my boys were young. We prepared leaf fairies, acorn necklaces, jacob's ladders, and potpourri sachets. I'm sure I enjoyed it much more than the boys. They were more interested in the cinnamon apples, … [Continue reading]

Making a Hat a Day into a Crochet Business to be Proud Of

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Building Your Inventory One Piece At a Time Mary Catherine Neil starting crocheting when she was a little girl. She's like me and brings her crochet everywhere. Read the Full Story on 5newsonline[dot]com Her daughter entered her into a local … [Continue reading]

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Throw Your Own Craft Show – Follow These Easy Steps


What's Inside: Learn How to Host Your Own Craft Show Craft shows are a great way to sell your handmade crochet items. It allows many to find new customers and network with like minded businesses. My experience wasn't so great. As I look back on … [Continue reading]

I’m Still Here

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Where Have You Been I've been out of commission for most of 2014. My poor treatment of my body is catching up to me. Other then feeling like "death's" best friend for almost 4 months things have been well for my family. On a brighter note … [Continue reading]

#31CBBC Day 31 – Share the Challenge


Share #31CBBC with a Friend Challenges, Business, and Blogging are nicer with friends don't you think? Did you enjoy this challenge? Why not share it with a friend? Tweet It: Start a Crochet Blog - 31 Days of Crochet Business Blogging … [Continue reading]

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