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Rag Rugs by Erin 3 New Products

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Rag Rugs by Erin 3 New Products

Hello Rag Rug Enthusiasts! I have added 3 new products to my website:   I have had many requests over the years for me to make sheet yarn for rag rug makers to purchase.  Though I know most of you make your own sheet yarn some struggle with this for several reasons: 1. Finding the right sheets or not available in your area. 2. Time or inconvenient. 3. Difficulty 4. Just want to get to the fun part of making the rug. We have also been able to acquire reclaimed wood for making 10.5 mm and 12 mm rag rug crochet...

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Rag Rugs Last Month and Next Month

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Rag Rugs Last Month and Next Month

Dear Rag Rug Enthusiasts!  Last month: Rag rug tutorials - Back Bar or Back Stitch Rag Rug shows the differences between this stitch and the standard single crochet. The technique is almost the same however the look is pleasantly different.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPwB5_4hqYo&t=76s Avoid Rag Rug Shoulder or Back Pain shows 3 things you might be doing to cause you pain while making your rag rug.  Lots of positive feedback on this video.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnfBHA9L2Zs Next Month: I have 2 classes scheduled in the month of April 2019 at my home in Sebring, Florida.  These are small classes that other people scheduled and I am...

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Rag Rug by Erin February Special

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Rag Rug by Erin February Special

Hello Rag Rug Enthusiasts, This seems like a long winter for many people and many of you are inside working on projects. If you were thinking about getting some new hooks or trying my rag rug crochet hooks is might be the time to do it. For the month of February 2019 Rag Rugs by Erin is giving away a packet of 12 stitch markers with every hook  order. I carry two different types of stitch markers and I will try to include both types with the February 2019 Special while supplies last. All orders will receive a packet of...

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Fun Doll, Elf or Angel Rag Rugs

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Fun Doll, Elf or Angel Rag Rugs

Hello Rag Rug enthusiasts, Vicki Noble shared a unique rag rug idea. My friend Rita has also made miniature crocheted rag rugs for her granddaughter's Barbies and it could be fun with the Elf on a Shelf festivities at Christmas too.  Here is an excerpts from Vicki's note about her little rag rug.  "Hi Erin!! Something fun... I wanted to show you the first braided rag rug I ever made. My fellow grandmother asked me for a little rug for a small diorama-type decoration she had. Here's a pic of the setting, and little rug  .  Thanks for sharing all your...

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Helping Others 1 Rag Rug at a Time

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Helping Others 1 Rag Rug at a Time

This is the story of 1 man's quest to help others 1 rag rug at a time. I, like many of you, have charities that hold a special place in my heart. If you don't or would like to help Rugby Jim with this fabulous and ambitious endeavor please look up his well thought out and detailed website. Giving and helping others is a joyous and satisfying experience for many people. Making rag rugs is a joy for many of you and sometimes we make so many we are unsure where to share them so what better way to do that...

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