Blog tour: Interview with Amy Gunderson, author of Knitted Mitts & Mittens
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 16, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m excited to be part of the blog tour for Amy Gunderson’s new release, Knitted Mitts & Mittens: 25 Fun and Fashionable Designs for Fingerless Gloves, Mittens, and Wrist Warmers. I’ll be sharing an interview with Amy and offering a giveaway of the book, so read on for details! Amy is a (mostly) knitting […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL April Giveaway Sponsor: Bending Flow Designs Guest Post
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 2, 2014 | Short Link

You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here.  Join in any time for a fun project with great prizes! This month’s giveaway sponsor is Bending Flow Designs (formerly known as Alchemic Viscera). Jesse sells blown glass and wire wrapped creations on Etsy.  In addition to the Etsy shop, Jesse […]

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Interview with Viola E. Sutanto, Author of Packaging Your Crafts & Giveaway
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Posted by Underground Crafter on March 5, 2014 | Short Link

Today I’m sharing an interview with Viola E. Sutanto, a graphic artist and product designer. Viola’s new book, Packaging Your Crafts: Creative Ideas for Crafters, Artists, Bakers, & More, explores different materials and techniques that can be used to design pretty packaging for your handmade goodies. Using artisan profiles, tutorials, and plenty of pictures, she shares […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL March Giveaway Sponsor: Michelle’s Assortment
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Posted by Underground Crafter on March 1, 2014 | Short Link

You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here.  Join in any time for a fun project with great prizes! This month’s giveaway sponsor is Michelle’s Assortment.  Michelle sells her wireworked shawl pins, stitch markers, bookmarks, and charms on Etsy and at fiber events around the country.  You may […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL February Giveaway Sponsor: An interview with Sarah Kincheloe
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Posted by Underground Crafter on February 1, 2014 | Short Link

You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here.  Join in any time for a fun project with great prizes! This month’s giveaway sponsor is sarahkincheloe on Etsy.  Sarah’s shop carries an array of beautiful and functional organizers for crochet hooks and knitting needles.  In addition to donating a […]

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Blog tour interview: Tammy Hildebrand, author of Crochet Wraps Every Which Way
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Posted by Underground Crafter on January 22, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m thrilled to share an interview with Tammy Hildebrand as part of the blog tour for her latest book, Crochet Wraps Every Which Way: 18 Original Patterns in 6 Techniques, published by Stackpole Books.  The nice folks at Stackpole have also shared a giveaway copy of the book with me, so read on for […]

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Book Review and Giveaway: Curvy Girl Crochet by Mary Beth Temple
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Posted by Underground Crafter on January 13, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m excited to review Curvy Girl Crochet by Mary Beth Temple.  I actually received a review copy of this book from Taunton before I interviewed Mary Beth at Vogue Knitting Live last January (egads!) but life got in the way of me finishing the book and writing the review.  To reward you for the long delay, […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL January Giveaway Sponsor: Cascade Yarns
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Posted by Underground Crafter on January 1, 2014 | Short Link

Happy New Year!  Best wishes for a joyous and creative 2014! You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here. You may have noticed that the banner and buttons for the 2014 Sampler Mystery Knit-a-Long feature pictures of 220 Superwash yarn by Cascade Yarns.  When I was developing the pattern, […]

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Giant Crochet Giveaway!
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Posted by Underground Crafter on December 31, 2013 | Short Link

If you’re like most crafters I know, several (if not many, or most, or even all) of your New Year’s Resolutions are crafty.  I thought I’d help crocheters start 2014 off right by hosting a giant crochet giveaway! Check out the prize options below, and then leave a comment telling me which one you’d like […]

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Blog tour and giveaway: Fleurs et L’eau – Printemps/Ete 2013 by Denise from Voie de Vie
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Posted by Underground Crafter on June 10, 2013 | Short Link

I’m exciting to kick off the blog tour for the release of the Fleurs et L’eau – Printemps/Ete 2013 pattern collection from Denise at Voie de Vie.  (You can find out more about how I met Denise online here.)  Denise has been generous enough to offer a free collection to one lucky reader, so continue on for […]

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