Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Popcorn Square (LW4132-4), which you can find here. Continue reading “Popcorn Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along”
I think it is safe to say that we have had one dreadful Winter so I thought I would bring you hope for better days with some Spring and Easter designs. Even if it is still cold and a little dreary where you live I hope these wonderful designs will make you feel all warm and fuzzy. Speaking of Fuzzy, let’s take a look at some adorable Easter bunnies.
Michael Sellick is a leading guru in the crochet world inspiring crocheters on a global scale. Mikey possesses a fun sense of humour and a natural talent to inspire, create and celebrate accomplishments with fans. He has achieved incredible success through his online community commitment to the yarn arts and social media element of the yarn industry. Michael has the ability to engage and educate consumers by teaching projects which led him to become a representative of Red Heart Yarns in 2012 as their Official Tutorial Video Host. Continue reading “Free Form Crochet Artistry with Mikey”
Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Front Post Treble Crochet Square (LW4132-3), which you can find here. Continue reading “Front Post Treble Crochet Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along”
Who: Anyone who wants to knit or crochet an 8″ x 8″ inch square or 8″ x 16″ rectangle is invited to participate.
What: Help us take Manchester by storm and donate a knitted or crocheted square or rectangle swatch to our Yarn Bombing event. All are encouraged to participate in the event whether you are a knitter or crocheter. Not attending the conference? That’s okay too! Get your guild or chapter involved, create swatches, and follow the conference on Instagram to see images of our Yarn Bomb while we are at the show! Manchester will have a whole new appreciation for our industry after we dress the town in all of the colorful swatches! Items left at the end will be pieced together into blankets and scarves and donated to local charities. Continue reading “Yarn Bombing – You’re Invited”
Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Back Loops Square (LW4132-2), which you can find here. Continue reading “Back Loops Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along”
I’m not sure if Winter 2014 will be considered a blast or not. I live in the Southeast and was snowed in for 3 days so I really feel for my friends up North. Let’s be clear about something though, if you are going to go out and play in the snow then you have to look good doing it.
My daughter went off to her first year of college in the mountains of North Carolina. We have beaches too, but she picked the mountains. During Christmas break she asked me if I could make her some hats. She wanted slouchy, cute, hip and just plain fun. I found the perfect pattern, the Winter Blast Hat.
Start the new year with a new look! Here are a dozen free knit and crochet patterns to change your home’s appearance! Continue reading “Decorate Your Space!”
When you start your creative project with Susan Bates, you’ll have a lifetime of creating memories. Susan Bates has provided tools and accessories such as crochet hooks, knitting needles, embroidery hoops and much, much more to knitting and crocheting enthusiast for over 150 years! Continue reading “Susan Bates Tools & Accessories…standing the test of time”