Holy Hand Grenade
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Holy Hand Grenade with Pseudo Instructions

A little while ago, I was involved in a really fun Monty Python-themed swap on Craftster (I wrote all about it here) and one of the things I made for my partner was a Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch! Well, I didn't exactly write down the pattern as I went, but I more or less… Continue reading Holy Hand Grenade with Pseudo Instructions

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Holy Freeform Crochet, Batman

This is something that I've had some fun google image searching lately. Basically, from what I've gathered from the internet, to make a freeform crochet piece, you just start crocheting... and then the key is not to stop. When you switch up the type of yarn, the colour, the technique, maybe throw in some knitted… Continue reading Holy Freeform Crochet, Batman

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Hyperbolic Crochet of Coolness

I am a math geek. I should point that out now. I, therefore, think it's so amazingly neat that someone figured out how to represent a hyperbolic surface using crochet! (That someone, by the way, was mathematician Daina Taimina.) What is a hyperbolic surface, you may rightly ask. Well, it is defined as anything that… Continue reading Hyperbolic Crochet of Coolness