Joanna's Pencil Cup, Today's Featured Pattern
Today's Featured PatternToday's featured pattern is "Joanna's Pencil Cup".
You can get to the new one by going to
This pattern will be available for 24 hours from now: 5/16/2008.
Don't forget to refresh the page when you get there if you do not see the pattern you expect.
You will notice a slight change on the front page of the web site, the Featured Pattern picture and link is now on the right hand side of the page next to the Daily Scavenger Hunt under the Newest Patterns.
If you miss this pattern, and you want to get it, please do not ask me for it. You can get it for 3000 points if you have a points account or you can become a member for 30 days for \$2.95 and get access to all of the patterns on the site.
New Pattern News
Bump Stitch PillowI have finished and posted the latest FREE pattern! You may get it at http://www.jpfun.com/patterns/free/pillows/f119002bumpstitch.shtml Enjoy!
The next pattern is going to be a white shawl made with a variation of the bump stitch. It is based on the treble crochet instead of the double crochet.
Scavenger HuntI hope you are enjoying the Scavenger Hunt!
Don't forget to register for the May raffle.
The item for Friday May 16, 2008 is below.
Item: You are looking for the Flower Girl Wedding Basket.
Clue: You will find it in the granny squares.
Don't forget to check pattern pages as well as download pages when you search the free patterns.
Now is the time to register for the May raffle.
Go to http://www.jpfun.com/raffle/index.shtml
to register for the May raffle.
You can now checkout what items you are looking for, for the current month by going to http://www.jpfun.com/raffle/scavengerhunt.shtml
Crochet Happenings BlogThe New Crochet Happenings Blog is now open! There are 2 topics to start off with. One is under Product Reviews about Red Heart Worsted Weight yarns and the other is under Sites Visited. Check it out.
I will add a new topic each week on Monday Morning.
JPF Crochet Club Points StoreI have added some paper beads to the Points Store! They are 35,000 points per 10 count packet.
Weekly PollThis week's poll is below:
Do you have a crochet related blog?
You can answer by going to
I will be adding a new poll every week. Remember, if you already answered this poll, you will need to wait for the next one to get more entries.
Now when you visit the Poll page, you will get 100 points for visiting it as long as your point tracker is active.Get a free hand made paper bead and crystal, precious gem or glass bead bracelet with your Lifetime Membership with CD order! This is going to be an on going offer. I have decided, from now on, when someone orders the Lifetime Membership with CD option, they will get a free bracelet. I have 20 so far with more being made daily. Click here to Order your Lifetime Membership with CD The official Just Plain Fun bracelet is available by following a link on the page above.
Coming SoonI am going to open a small Paper Bead Jewelry online store sometime during my vacation. A friend of mine and I are going to work on it together. She wants to learn how to make paper beads in order to make unique jewelry, then I offered to work with her and sell them from my web site. The jewelry will be located at paperbeadjewelry.jpfun.com when it is ready. When it is open, that is where the official Just Plain Fun bracelet will be located.
The new Bingo Game will start hopefully on June 1, 2008. I am going to work on it during my vacation.
It is going to be completely automated and I am writing the program myself so it is taking time.
You need to make sure you have a points account and are registered for the raffle to enter.
You only need to register for the raffle once per month.
You can read all about the Raffle and Rules at
Julie A. Bolduc
Owner, JPF Crochet Club
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