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colorful Crocheted Dolls DIY Free printable tutorial

Crocheted Dolls: Use Up All Your Yarn Scraps

Here is an Easy Pattern to make Crocheted Dolls!  Children LOVE dolls!  They love something to cuddle, take care of, and sleep with.  These folk dolls are very soft and huggable. Hannah Ruth, is a lovely two-year old girl.  I spotted her cheerfully cuddling her new baby doll from her shoebox.  Her mother told me […] Read more…

easy diy plastic canvas cross craft

Plastic Canvas Cross Easy DIY

I love to crochet!  Two of my favorite items to make, I have already shared here at JOY with Purpose:  My Aunt Ida Hat and a Baby Doll Blanket.  I enjoy using different colors of yarn every time to keep it interesting.  As each skein gets closer to the end, they go into my scrap […] Read more…

Tips to get free Yarn

FREE YARN (or Really Cheap) and How to Get It

Barbara shared her 10 Ten Tips on How To Get FREE YARN (or really cheap yarn) in a Facebook group and I’m so excited that she said I could share all of them with you!  JOY with Purpose is all about bargain shopping and crafting to be able to frugally donate to charities around the […] Read more…