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#1 Nancylee02

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Posted 05 February 2013 - 07:38 PM

Hello my name is nancy. I live in Chicagoland. I am a stay at home mother of two children under the age of 5. In my previous life I was an Architect and still do small residential projects on the side. In my free time (ha ha) I sew, scrapbook, do graphic design, teach two Sunday school classes, cook/bake and like to garden. I am teaching myself how to crochet because my grandmother (now passed) and my aunt did it and I want to be apart of that legacy. It is also a good craft to have ready while one is waiting at lessons, poolside or in drs appointments. I've come here because I'm running into problems with my first project and have no one to ask for advice. After I put the kids to bed tonight I will try to post my problem along with a picture. I hope the more experienced Dan help me figure out what I'm doing wrong.



#2 katyallen8090

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Posted 05 February 2013 - 07:57 PM

good luck, and welcome to the ville nancy!


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#3 Shining_Star

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Posted 05 February 2013 - 09:18 PM

Welcome!!!


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#4 ZenMama

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Posted 05 February 2013 - 09:49 PM

Welcome Nancy, I am also here in IL, I am out in the middle of nowhere by Iowa but I grew up in the burbs.  Glad to have you as a fellow hooker!  I am a new poster here at Crochetville, yeah for newbies, lol!  Blessed be!!

 

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#5 Skoggy

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 04:05 AM

Hello and Welcome from NE England!!! :hi


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Posted 06 February 2013 - 05:59 AM

Hello from south Florida! :hi


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#7 Tampa Doll

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 07:08 AM

Hi :hi and Welcome :welcome  to Crochetville from the West Coast of Florida.



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Posted 06 February 2013 - 07:41 AM

Welcome from South Central Missouri!!


My name is JESSICA. I am WAHM to 3 amazing kids!

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 09:11 AM

welcome to crochetville



#10 Terri/LadySorce

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 09:15 AM

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 11:03 AM

Hello and :welcome


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Posted 06 February 2013 - 03:36 PM

:welcome Nancy, from Pittsburgh


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Posted 07 February 2013 - 07:03 AM

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 07:50 PM

Hi and :welcome from South Carolina!  So glad you've joined.