Crochet Project Goal

January 13, 2022


Hello blog friends.  If any of you have been following me for a while, then you know I love crocheting during the winter months.  It's the new year and I've set a crochet goal for myself.

Can you believe I've never made a sweater!  I want to crochet a sweater for myself.  I've searched Ravelry and Pinterest and I've found a free beginner crochet pattern that I like. 


I've found a free pattern on Pinterest at Hooked on Homemade Happiness.  I liked the way this oversized sweater looked.


I went online to look for the yarn at Michaels and Joann stores.  I decided to take a drive and buy the yarn in the store.  There was a special for the yarn at Michaels, buy one get one 1/2 off.  I was so surprised to see the bins of yarn I needed almost empty.  I needed at least 6 skeins of yarn.  I picked out 6 skeins of tan yarn.  I figured it would be easier for me to use the same color yarn for this project. 


I started working on the sweater yesterday afternoon.  It means that I'm on my way to a new goal and project for the new year.



When I am finished, I will post about this sweater project.

What project are you working on?



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Julie

11 comments

  1. What a great goal to set! I can't wait to see how it turns out.

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  2. I'm sure you will succeed at your goal! Can't wait to see the finished product!

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  3. What a great project Julie, I can't wait to see how it turns out, I bet it will be so cosy and warm. I am crocheting a wheelchair seat cushion cover for my brother and I really need to get this done before I can start on anything else.

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  4. I cannot wait to see your finished sweater I know it will be beautiful. You have such a talent with crocheting. xoxo Kris

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  5. What a cool goal! My daughter has crocheted a few sweaters and halter tops and I love them. I can't wait to see your finished sweater. I like that color yarn!

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  6. Oh this is lovely! I can't wait to see it on you. Your projects are always so pretty. xo

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  7. What a wonderful goal. I have never learned to crochet and kept thinking I would do it when I got OLD. Hmmmm....well, I'm there and still no crocheting going on here. xo Diana

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  8. Great goal and fab start of the sweater! Cannot wait to see it!

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  9. Good for you in starting a new crochet project! I’ve been sewing all afternoon. I’ll look forward to seeing your finished sweater, Julie.

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  10. I’ll be interested to see how you like this pattern. I’ve never made a sweater either even though I’ve been crocheting since I was about 8 years old. I think your color choice is great. You’ll be able to wear this neutral color with so many things! Zenda

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