The random free prize giveaway is finished 14FEb19. To see the prize winners here is the You Tube Video:
The first place name drawn requested a $100 Hobby Lobby gift card.
The Second place name drawn requested a $50 Amazon e-gift card.
The Third place name drawn requested a $50 Amazon e-gift card.
The following is the old blog post:
You know me! I am always looking for a great charity to help! Well, I found a great one next year for both crocheters and knitters! #snowballexpress, #helenmaycrochet
They have allowed plenty of time to complete the crochet/knit blanket because the Snowball Express takes off next Christmas 2019.
Gary Sinise (Lt Dan from Forest Gump) is supporting this charity for military children who have lost a parent. If you would like to learn more about it, here is the direct link:
It is not easy putting on such a charitable event! I hope that you will share this with all of your crochet/knit friends and do your part to help everyone make the Snowball Express a memorable one for these dear children! You can use whatever crochet/knit pattern that you want. Here are the details for the blanket guidelines: Charity blanket guidelines.
If you want to participate in my random free giveaway, here are my guidelines: Helenmay snowball express random free giveaway guidelines.
I may make more than one, and I haven’t decided which ones to make yet. If you like one of the following patterns just click on the title or picture to go directly to the link.
Don’t have time for a full crochet baby blanket, you can use a fleece blanket and crochet a border (Follow the charity blanket guidelines for size)!
I created a new crochet clamshell border for a #Snowballexpress blanket. If you would like to make it too, here is the direct link to the blog post:
Click on the picture above or this direct link: Crochet Clamshell Border Blog Post.
Here is the free YouTube video tutorial for an easy crochet Shell Border:
My most recent addition to YouTube:
I am thinking that my crochet precious angel will be a must have:
Creates a gorgeous and unique shell design.
This crochet pattern is perfect for beginner crocheters because you will learn a lot of new crochet stitches!!
This crochet Easy Baby Blanket video tutorial is a smaller version of the picture above. Some beginners could follow a little easier and make a security blanket instead:
For the Crochet Easy Baby Blanket above, I wanted to show this comment made to me on YouTube:
This stunning crochet baby blanket would make anyone happy!!! Crochet Heirloom Rainbow Chevron Baby Blanket:
Crochet Braided Cable Baby Blanket Pictorials and Border:
If you have any more questions, or want to know where to mail the blankets, here is the direct link: Its Crochet o Clock Snowball Express