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« on: June 13, 2010 03:21:56 AM »

My mom recently passed away and her number one passion in life was crocheting.  She lived in Phoenix and I live in Chicago.  We had to go there and clean out her apartment and I shipped back all of her yarn and completed projects, which was boxes and boxes and boxes.  Anyways, this is one of the many keepsakes that I will be making for all of my family members.  I made the first one for me because it took all of two minutes to make and now hangs from my rear-view mirror in my car. Smiley  It's just yarn wrapped around styrofoam balls.  Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2010 03:40:53 AM »

those are really sweet
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2010 03:32:27 PM »

Evabeloved,

I'm sorry for your loss.  The mini-yarn balls are such a great idea to help keep the memory of your mother with you always.  She must have passed her creativity on to you!

Peace to you and your family,
Joanie
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« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2010 08:29:29 PM »

so sorry about your mother.  as a crafter I totally love anything from loved ones that is crafted and have finished several projects of loved ones and those are some of my favorite! 

I made ornaments like this for last christmas....just a thought.  You could give them away as little gifts, use them as tags, and everytime they get them out family will think of you and your Mom.
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