Melinda Powers

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How to add a Zipper to your Crochet Projects

Chihuahua Dog Rug - Pet mat - Wall Decor pattern by Sara Sach

Instant Download Crochet pattern - Chihuahua Dog Rug - Pet Mat - Wall Decor - Dog Rug<br>This Rug measure 23 X 22 inches<br>It is the perfect size for your …

Flower Bug Doll Backpack & Coin Purse Pattern

New Free Crochet Pattern!<p>Is it a dolly backpack, or is it a coin purse? You get to decide!<p>It can be made in any yarn weight and doubles as a doll …

Free Crochet Pattern...Harvest Votives!

These festive and fun votives will bring fall cheer wherever you place them. Super easy and fast to crochet, they are also fun to fill with fall …

Crochet for Cancer

Crochet for Cancer, Brooklet, Georgia. 1M likes. We are a Christian organization that donates hand-crafted chemo caps to cancer centers. Visit our …

Wednesday Round Up 10/1/2014 ~ Ear Warmers

5) Classic Stretch Headband ~ by Crochet by Jennifer<br>This is a PDF crochet pattern for a nicely textured STRETCHY elastic crochet headband! Using an …

Animal Hat Basics Series

Share It:<p>Are you brand new to crochet? Or making an animal hat for the first time? If you’re a little lost on how to make things like pom poms and …

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Chameleon Hat - Friendly Skies 14-132 pattern by Maria Bittner

<b>This pattern is available for FREE on my blog. The downloadable PDF listed for sale contains the full pattern, in one printable file without</b> …

I am so very proud to present my first ever pattern for Too Yarn Cute Crochet Magazine! It is called Criss Cross Fashion Doll Bedding, and includes instructions for crocheting the blanket, and the two types of pillows pictured - the standard white pillows and the matching, decorative square pillows (all other crochet items pictured are free patterns on the blog). It can be found in TYC's September 2014 issue, and when you purchase this issue or anything else via TYC's shop with the code - TYCRT, you get a special discount! Continue reading for more details... http://www.rebeckahstreasures.com/blog/first-tyc-e-magazine-pattern

4 legged Dog Sweater Jammies

1 / 5<p>1 / 5<p>What You Get<p>1 digital pattern (instant download)<br>• Free Pattern Updates<p>How it works<p>This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design …

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Salsa Party Skirt pattern by Kim Guzman

Let the dancing begin! Kim Guzman has designed the Salsa Party Skirt in soft and sparkly Simply Soft® Party, a piece that your favorite little girl …

Robin Williams' death leaves friends, fans with questions

As the investigation into Robin Williams' death continues, friends and fans are still trying to process why he took his own life.<p>Preliminary results of the forensic exam indicate the cause of death was "asphyxia due to hanging," said Lt. Keith Boyd, assistant deputy chief coroner for the Marin …

Robin Williams

Emmys Will Honor Robin Williams With Primetime Tribute

Producers of the Primetime Emmy Awards are making plans to pay tribute to Robin Williams, who died Monday, during their August 25th telecast. “Plans …

Koko The Gorilla Mourns The Loss Of Her Beloved Friend Robin Williams

Humans are not the only ones mourning <b>Robin Williams</b> this week.<p>A gorilla who met the actor 13 years ago – and communicated with him using American …

'Aladdin' stage, film stars mourn Robin Williams

NEW YORK (AP) — The casts of "Aladdin" — both the 1992 film and the current Broadway hit — are honoring Robin Williams, who played the manic, …

Behind Robin Williams' genius was the great comic Jonathan Winters

Before Robin Williams, there was Jonathan Winters.<p>Winters begat Williams, if only in comedic spirit.<p>To understand the genius of Williams, an audience must look to Winters.<p>They were kindred clowns, and even as you read their names now, you wonder what jokes each comic would have conjured up seeing …

Emmys to Honor Robin Williams

Robin Williams will definitely have a place at the 66th Annual Emmy Awards.<p>The executive producer of the ceremony that will air Aug. 25 on NBC …

Robin Williams Once Chartered A Private Plane Across The Country To Secretly Fulfill A Dying Girl’s Wish

In the days since his passing, it has become quite clear that Robin Williams was something special to everyone. To millions of fans he was a source of laughter, but to leave it there would be a grave injustice. He was a career-savior to <i>The Wire</i> creator David Simon, the “Muhammad Ali of Comedy” to …

The Broadway Aladdin Cast Did a Beautiful Tribute to Robin Williams

Watch them sing "Friend Like Me" with the audience.<p>The Broadway cast of <i>Aladdin</i> recognized the passing of Robin Williams earlier this week on August 12.<p>Together, the cast and audience sang "Friend Like Me" led by Genie actor James Monroe Iglehart — the role which Williams voiced in the 1992 Disney …

Robin Williams: Marin defends release of graphic suicide details

Marin County officials are defending their decision to release graphic details about Robin Williams' suicide.<p>They have faced some criticism on social media for a press conference Tuesday in which officials laid out how Williams died and how he was found.<p>An official with the sheriff's office said …

Where Did the Content Go? — WHOSAY

Robin Williams Was in Early Stages of Parkinson's Disease, Wife Says

Susan Schneider released a statement Thursday.<p>Robin Williams's wife Susan Schneider has issued a new statement about her late husband. She says that Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease at the time of his death. Read the full statement below:<p>Robin spent so much of his life …

This Robin Williams advice still matters - CNN.com

Robin Williams was honored during this year's Emmy telecast with a tribute led by friend Billy Crystal, who hosted the "Comic Relief" benefits with Williams and Whoopi Goldberg (seen here in 1986). Williams died August 11 at age 63. Click through to see moments from the beloved actor's remarkable …

Inside Robin Williams's Last Days

He was an Oscar-winning superstar, but around his neighborhood of Tiburon, in the San Francisco Bay area, Robin Williams was known as a friendly …

Robin Williams' wife reveals actor was in early stages of Parkinson's disease

The wife of Robin Williams revealed that he was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson’s disease when he killed himself, aged 63, earlier this week.<p>In a statement, Susan Schneider said Williams, who had fought addiction in earlier years, had been sober and that the actor was “not yet ready” …

'Warcraft' to memorialize Robin Williams in game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robin Williams' spirit will live on in the virtual world of Azeroth.<p>After thousands of fans petitioned the developers of the …

Watch the first clip of Robin Williams in 'A Merry Friggin' Christmas'

Robin Williams plays the estranged father to Joel McHale’s family man in the holiday comedy <i>A Merry Friggin’ Christmas</i>, one of the late actor’s final …

Michael J. Fox 'Stunned' to Hear About Robin Williams' Parkinson's Diagnosis

Actor Michael J. Fox tweeted Thursday evening that he was “stunned” to learn that Robin Williams, who was found dead after committing suicide in his …

Emmy Awards plan Robin Williams tribute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The producer of this month's Emmy Awards says Robin Williams will receive a "meaningful" remembrance during the ceremony.<p>Producer …

Jimmy Fallon Honors Robin Williams By Standing On His 'Tonight Show' Desk

To say it was an emotional night on "The Tonight Show" would definitely be an understatement.<p>Before getting too far into the show Tuesday night, Jimmy Fallon took some time to pay tribute to the late, great Robin Williams.<p>Obviously shaken, Fallon fought back tears as he performed an impression, …