Monthly archives: January, 2013

Vintage Needlecrafts Pick of the Week: Fashion Crochet by Caroline Horne

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email This post contains affiliate links. This week’s pick: Fashion Crochet by Caroline Horne Source: Inherited from my grandmother‘s collection Publication date: 1970 Status: Out of print.  Available online with prices ranging from “reasonable” to “apply for a line of credit.” Condition: Damaged dust jacket, but otherwise in very good condition Craft: Crochet This is an awesome little …

Vintage Needlecrafts Pick of the Week: The Complete Book of Knitting by Barbara Abbey

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email This post contains affiliate links. This week’s pick: The Complete Book of Knitting by Barbara Abbey Source: My mom’s collection Publication date: 1971 Status: Re-released as a Dover book in 2012 Condition: Missing dust jacket, but otherwise in very good condition Craft: Knitting I haven’t had the chance to explore this book as much as some of …

My 2013 temperature scarf pattern

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email Updated: For more information, read How To Plan a Year-Long Crochet Temperature Project. Apparently, Honey Nutbrown‘s whole temperature scarf concept has really taken off.  Even Bernat, one of the larger North American yarn companies, has jumped on board with a year long KAL/CAL. This post contains affiliate links.   I’ve …