Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… We have a Winner!!!

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… We have a Winner!!!

The Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive was a huge success!!!  So many great projects were sent in and the generosity brought tears to my eyes!!!  We met our goal of 250 items to donate to Crochet For Cancer!!

 

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

Find out who won this fun Prize Package….

To start off… I want to personally thank each and everyone who participated and all of you who are donating on your own!!!  I would like to start by showing all the pictures I took of the great items!!!  But,,, Keep scrolling down to see who the winner is!!!  And maybe next year it will be you!!!

All of these items will be sent to various chapters of Crochet For Cancer… They are very excited and thankful for all of these items!!!!!

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Ok… Here we go!

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250 items to donate to Crochet for Cancer!!!

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Adult Hats

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Baby and  Children’s Items

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Scarves

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Ruffle Scarves Rolled into Rosettes..

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Headbands/Cowls

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Hats with Flowers

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Fun Hats with Curly Toppers

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Animal Hats

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Prayer Shawls…

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Amazing Grace Hats with Sparkle!!

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Adult to Preemie Hats

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Hats with Flowers

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Amazing Grace Hat and Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie Hat

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Children’s Striped Hats

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Fancy Slouchy Hats…

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Baby Sets…

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Lots of great Baby and Children’s Items

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Cocoon and Hat Set for Infant’s

Wasn’t that amazing!!!  So many great items!!!  Now,,, On to our winner…

I assigned each item a number and then used an online number randomizer to pick the winner’s number!!!  Are you ready??

 

Enter a lower limit:          1
Enter an upper limit:    250
   
Random Number:         122

 

Using this number randomizer we now have a winner!!!!
http://www.mathgoodies.com/calculators/random_no_custom.html

D. Stout 1-53, 66-125, 143-229 ****Winner with Random number 122**
A. Vo 54-57
V. Burdell 58-65
C. Calderon 126-128
D. Pozner 129-132
V. Scott 133-134
L. Mann 135
C. Adams 136-139
Ashley ? 140-142
P Peterson 230-238
Me 239-250

I will be in contact with the winner to get your prize package mailed out!!  Congratulations!!

 

Thank you all for participating and I encourage all of you to keep paying it forward by donating your finished items to those who are suffering and recovering from any life circumstance!!!  Please keep enjoying my free patterns and stay tuned for many more to come!!

 

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 9 Featured Pattern

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 9 Featured Pattern

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive is coming to a close… It is almost time to count up the donations and send them off to Crochet with Cancer!  All items received by October 31st 2014 will be entered into the Special Prize Package Drawing!!!  You all have been fantastic and we have a great number to send in for those who are suffering and recovering from cancer!!

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Amazing Grace Weekly Featured Patterns

This week I am sharing 2 more of the Amazing Grace Patterns… The Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie and The Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy!!  Hats are always one of the best donations we can give to a Cancer Patient… These Amazing Grace Patterns are once again in the simple Amazing Grace Stitch Pattern….  They both have a little more textural stitching than the original Amazing Grace Hat… The color possibilities are endless…  I hope you give them both a try and stop back by to let me know what you think!!

Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie solid

Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie

Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy

Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy

For more information on the Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive you can click on the tab at the top of the page or Click Here…  Stay tuned next week for the Donation Count and the winner of the Prize Package!!!

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 8 Featured Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 8 Featured Pattern!!

The Amazing Grace Charity Drive is getting close to the finale!!!  If you want to participate and pay it forward to those in need, all items must be received at Beatrice Ryan Designs by Friday October 31st to be eligible for the Prize Package drawing…  I have received tons of boxes and packages already full of wonderful crochet items… I am so excited to see the Grand Total of our donation to Crochet For Cancer!!!  We are really making a difference!!  Each hat, blanket, shawl and hand-made item is a treasure that will bless someone who is suffering or recovering from cancer.

I am working on 2 more Amazing Grace Free Pattern Designs and can’t wait to share them with you over the next couple weeks… They are brand new designs… One small project and one larger project!!  So make sure you stay tuned for more Free Patterns!!!

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Now,,, On to the Featured Pattern!!  This week I would like to share with you  a great pattern for our children who are suffering!!  It is bright and cheery and made with soft yarn, it will be a perfect donation at any time or a gift for your loved one!!

Amazing Grace Baby Blanket

Amazing Grace Baby Blanket

Week 8 Featured Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive Pattern!!

To read more about this project and make this Free Pattern… Click Here!

I hope to see a few of these blankest in the donation boxes ♥♥♥

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Don’t miss your chance to win this fun Prize Package by participating in the Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… To find out all the details and eligibility rules… Click Here!

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

I love these products!!

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To find out more about our friends at Crochet for Cancer… Click Here!!

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Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 6 Featured Pattern!

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 6 Featured Pattern!

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

Only a couple more weeks to finish off our charity drive!!  I have received many great donations already,,, And hope to see more packages rolling in before the deadline of October 31st…  Once all the packages have been received,,, I will be delivering them all to Crochet for Cancer!  With the Winter months upon us, there will be a large need for soft, cozy hats for those who are suffering and recovering from cancer… And now is the time you can make a difference!!

You also can be eligible for the Fantastic Prize Package by getting your donation in by the deadline!!  Even 1 hat makes a difference, So please consider paying it forward by using a free crochet pattern and making a hat, scarf, cowl or any great item you think would help someone  stay warm and give them some comfort during their time of need!!

For all the rules and information to participate in this great charity drive… Click on the Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive tab at the top of the page!!  Lets Make A Difference!!!

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Amazing Grace Weekly Featured Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Tote

Amazing Grace Tote Bag

When I designed this Free Pattern, I was picturing this bag to be given to a patient for their chemo appointments… They could fill it with a light weight blanket, book, crocheting or any items they need to help them pass the time while receiving their treatment. It is a fun and simple project and could brighten the day of someone suffering or recovering from cancer!!

To make this fun tote bag… Click Here!!  Let me know what you think!

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I LOVE YARN DAY

Yes I  do!!  I love yarn and today we are celebrating it!!  I am going to start my next Amazing Grace Design… This pattern I will be starting today will be for the Grand Finale of the Charity Drive!!  You are going to love this new pattern,,, It is feminine, soft, and fashionable!!  I can’t wait to show you… So stay tuned!!

There are lots of great Sales on yarn today so don’t miss out!!

One of my favorites is a sale at Mary Maxim…   Bernet Satin yarn is on sale for $1.99

Click here to check out this great deal… Bernat Satin Yarn

Bernat Satin Yarn

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Have fun and do something great with yarn today!!  Happy I Love Yarn Day!!

What will you be making??  Leave a comment, I would love to hear!!

 

Elena

 

Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf ~ Free Crochet Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf ~ Free Crochet Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf

The Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf is the 11th free pattern in the Amazing Grace Series!!  This is a versatile pattern that can be worn in may ways! You can be warm and cozy while still being fashionable!!

 

Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf

If you love this pattern… You can save it to your Ravelry favorites and queue……Click Here!

Keeping in the style of the Amazing Grace Stitch Pattern… This infinity scarf pattern is the same great style, with a fashionable multi purpose effect!  The Amazing Grace Free Crochet Pattern Series is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness and my dearest friend Sandra Kay Gilb who passed away in 2007 from this unfortunate disease.  Please consider paying it forward to those who are suffering or recovering from cancer by donating items made from my free patterns

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Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf

Materials

Yarn ~ 250-300 yards Worsted Weight Yarn Total(Cascade Yarns Pacific Color Waves #315, 1.5 balls)

 

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Hook ~ K

Scissors and Yarn Needle

 

Stitches

St – Stitch      Sl St – Slip Stitch      Sp – Space       Sk – Skip       Ch – Chain      Sc – Single Crochet      Dc – Double Crochet      Rev Sc -Reverse Single Crochet

 

Instructions

Ch 150

Join to the beginning with a Sl St… Being very careful not to twist the chain!

You will be working in the round

Row 1:  Ch 1, Sc in each St around. Join with Sl St to beginning Sc. = 150 Sc

Row 2:  Ch 1,  Sc in the 1st St, Ch 2, Sc in the same St, Sk 2 Sts, *(Sc,Ch2, Sc) All in the next St, Sk 2 Sts*. Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to beginning Sc. = 50 Ch 2 Sps

Row 3:  Sl St in next Ch 2 Sp, Ch 3(Counts as 1st Dc now and throughout), 2 Dc in same Ch 2 Sp as beginning Ch 3, *3 Dc in next Ch 2 Sp*. Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to the top of beginning Ch 3. = 50 3Dc Clusters

Row 4:  Sl St in next St (Center Dc of previous row 3Dc cluster), Ch 1, (Sc,Ch2,Sc) all in the same St, Sk 2 Sts, * (Sc,Ch2,Sc) in next St, Sk 2 Sts*. Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to beginning Sc. = 50 Ch 2 Sps

Rows 5-14: Repeat Rows 3 & 4 five more times

Row 15: Repeat Row 3 one more time

Top Edging:

Ch 1, Rev Sc Around, Join to beginning. Finish Off. = 150 Rev Sc

Bottom Edging:

Join with Sl St to any stitch on the bottom edge. Ch 1, Rev Sc Around. Join to beginning. Finish Off. = 150 Rev Sc

Weave ends in.

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Congratulations!!!! You have completed your Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf… Enjoy!

Stop by the Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Page to see how you can make a difference!! Click here or on the tab at the top of the page

 

Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf         Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf        Amazing Grace Infinity Scarf

*** You may make and sell products from my patterns but if you do I ask that you link back to my post. Please do not copy and post these patterns and claim it as your own. Please do not re-publish photos as your own.***

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

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