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My travels: The National NeedleArts Association (TNNA) Summer Show 2016

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email A few weeks ago, I decided to take an overnight trip to my old stomping ground of Washington, D.C. for my first The National NeedleArts Association (TNNA) summer show. TNNA is a membership organization for needlearts professionals. The summer show was a bit closer to home this year and I …

#Crochet #TipsTuesday: 5 Tips for Embracing Color in Your Crochet (or Knitting)

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email Early last week, Kathryn from Crochet Concupiscence asked “What is your crochet word of the year?” The one that instantly came to mind for me was color! This post contains affiliate links. Some crocheters enjoy working with a limited color palette and have no interest in exploring different colors while …

#Crochet #TipsTuesday: How to design a beautiful blanket using granny square patterns from multiple sources

Share Pin Stumble Tweet Email If you’re participating in the Mystery Lapghan Crochet-a-long (with 36 crochet patterns by 30 designers), or if you’re just a granny square lover like me, you’ve probably spent lots of time thinking about how to piece together a blanket using squares by different designers. This post contains affiliate links. One …