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Catching Up, Keeping Up

Monday, March 11, 2013
I told you in my post of 2/28-The Deed is Done-about winning the 2012 prize at Bead Crochet Exchange over at Ravelry. Well, my wonderful gifts arrived and here they are. I have also downloaded my 10 pattern gifts and can't wait to go on Thursday to a bead store having a 30% off sale!  Yippee!
It's amazing how just changing the texture and size of the beads can create such elegance!


This is both a necklace & a bracelet!
Thank you KnotChaCha http://www.ravelry.com/people/KnotChaCha
and anewyarn123! http://www.ravelry.com/people/anewyarn123
I made these simple bracelets this past week. They are very plain, but so comfortable to wear. I am going to make one from my new patterns to enhance the blue one. I love wearing 2 or 3 bracelets at once!
Love these beads. It is prettier than it looks in the photo.
Plain Jane but comfy!
I've been working super hard this past week getting ready for the Crochet Country Tour here on the blog. I hope you'll be back to visit me on March 31 and will enjoy what I have in store for you. Meanwhile, enjoy the other blogs who are offering fun ways to celebrate National Crochet Month over at Crochetville:
http://crochetville.com/a-tour-through-crochet-country-natcromo-blog-tour/

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