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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of crochet.


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  • The "crocheted" not "knitted" (another thing I learned from a reader) works are by the German artist Patricia Waller.

    August 2009

  • As a crocheter, I was especially impressed with the "crocheted" dress.

    Sunday Sweets: Gettin' Crafty

  • Accessories such as crocheted skullcaps, long tasseled necklaces, woven raffia bags, macrame belts and Middle Eastern jewelry complemented the collection.

  • It is difficult to make fun of work done to benefit hospitalized children and to address issues of construction, ecology and public safety, but these fantastic projects may one day be culture purls for Stitchy McYarnpants at her Museum of Kitschy Stitches, when she's exhausted the wealth of acrylic and wool prizes such as crocheted beer can sleeves, pom pom barrettes and baubles, freaky ski masks, and "krotch-tite spray-on knitwear" from the 1960's and 1970's.

    Amy Holman: Culture Purls

  • Inside I enter a warm space of tiled floors and wooden furniture, where plastic covers the crocheted white cloth over the dining table.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • The "Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef" is, amazingly, just what it sounds like: an enormous crocheted coral reef created by hundreds of local crafters, a spinoff from the worldwide Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef Project.

    NASA's 'Extreme Planet Makeover'; Crochet Coral Reef at the Smithsonian

  • It was round-bellied and long-necked, with a tiny little spout projecting off the side, and little crocheted doilies covering the openings.

    Day of Honey

  • Kitschy LivingA whole load of kitsch from a "Nice Jewish Guys" calendar to Clockwork Orange jumpers.203gowFrom knitted benches to crocheted Buddhas, the work of the Japan's finest guerrilla crafter.

    Internet picks of the week

  • - In other productive news I have now crocheted 16 granny squares and have just ordered some more yarn so I can keep on going.

    2010 January « Mad Dave and Lil

  • The crocheted squares are looking great, by the way.

    A conversation in the car « Mad Dave and Lil


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