I’m so excited to be part of the blog tour (and share a giveaway) for a new book by Dedri Uys!

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I had the chance to get to know Dedri from Look At What I Made a little better last year when I interviewed her for National Crochet Month. She’s a talented crochet designer and blogger, and also a caring person.

Oh, and did I mention busy?

Dedri is raising three young sons with her husband and working four days a week as hospital radiotherapist. Somehow, she also finds time to create stunning crochet patterns and write books.

Her latest book is Big Hook Rag Crochet: 25 Quick-Stitch Designs to Make Using Leftover Fabric from Lark Crafts.

Big Hook Rag Crochet #giveaway on Underground Crafter. Enter through February 1, 2016 for your chance to win a copy courtesy of Lark Crafts. Open to US only.This book is a collaboration with 15 crochet designers working with strips of leftover fabric to make fast and eco-friendly designs. You can see all of the book’s designs here on the Ravelry source page.

I have two favorites:

Cozy Cat Cave by Erin Black
Cozy Cat Cave crochet pattern by Erin Black. Image (c) Quantum Books.
Balloon Rug crochet pattern by Morgan Roberts. Image (c) Quantum Books.
Balloon Rug crochet pattern by Morgan Roberts. Image (c) Quantum Books.

If you’re new to crocheting with fabric strips, there are some great tutorials by Dedri in the back of the book that will help you create your own fabric yarn and teach you basic stitches and crochet techniques.

So, are you ready to win your own copy of Big Hook Rag Crochet? Lark Crafts is providing one lucky U.S. winner with a copy. Enter by 11:59 p.m. Eastern on Monday, February 1, 2016 using the Rafflecopter widget below. One winner will be chosen at random. Good luck!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Don’t forget to check out the rest of the blog tour for reviews and more chances to win a copy of the book!

December 7, 2015: KT and the Squid

December 15, 2015: Jessie At Home

December 20, 2015: The Stitchin’ Mommy

January 3, 2016: American Crochet

January 10, 2016: Cute Crochet Chat

January 13, 2016: Fiber Flux

January 24, 2016: Underground Crafter (you are here!)

February 2, 2016: Petals to Picots

February 7, 2016: Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts

February 14, 2016: Busting Stitches

Blog Tour Giveaway: Big Hook Rag Crochet
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36 thoughts on “Blog Tour Giveaway: Big Hook Rag Crochet

  • January 24, 2016 at 7:18 am
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    I’ve never crocheted with fabric strips before and this looks interesting.

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  • January 24, 2016 at 9:42 am
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    I think I would like to make the bath mat or striped rug first. All of the projects look cool.

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  • January 24, 2016 at 11:54 am
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    Knowing Dedri’s pattern-writing skills, I know I want this book!
    And I’ve been thinking lately of making some rugs – both for myself and as gifts for family and others!

    Can’t wait to get this book!

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  • January 24, 2016 at 2:57 pm
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    I would try the bracelets and the balloon rug first.

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  • January 24, 2016 at 3:40 pm
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    I’d start with the ombre basket or storage boxes. It’s always fun to use yarn to make more places to store yarn!

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  • January 24, 2016 at 3:55 pm
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    I would love to try these patterns!

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  • January 24, 2016 at 4:16 pm
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    I would try either the owl doorstop or cozy cat cave first! Both are so adorable!

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  • January 24, 2016 at 4:45 pm
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    I would do the cat cozy cave for my stepsons cat and then do the ombre basket.

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  • January 24, 2016 at 5:23 pm
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    So many choices but I would have to make the floor cushions for my little babies!

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  • January 24, 2016 at 5:29 pm
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    I love the cat cove, too. I have two cats and four dogs, who all like to burrow. If I were to win, that’s what I’d be making first, second…
    Night

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  • January 24, 2016 at 8:50 pm
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    i would like to try the market bag first

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  • January 24, 2016 at 10:50 pm
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    I love the Simple Shopper

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  • January 25, 2016 at 12:18 am
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    It would be a choice between the rugs, storage boxes or floor cushion!!!!

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  • January 25, 2016 at 12:48 am
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    I would love to make the storage boxes,

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  • January 25, 2016 at 4:49 am
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    I wold start with the cuff and bracelets before doing the storage cubes.

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  • January 25, 2016 at 1:11 pm
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    I’d love to try some of these patterns! They look super fun!

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    • January 25, 2016 at 1:12 pm
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      I’d love to try the owl doorstop. Whoo-hooo doesn’t need a doorstop, right? 🙂

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  • January 25, 2016 at 1:22 pm
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    I love the Floor Cushion. My pup would be so happy.

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  • January 25, 2016 at 4:12 pm
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    I would do the balloon rug or floor pillow i cant decide which one first lol!

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  • January 25, 2016 at 6:03 pm
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    I’d make either the Ombre Basket or the Bathroom Mat first. Thanks for the chance to win the awesome book!

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  • January 26, 2016 at 9:47 pm
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    Thank you for the chance to win this book !!! Love her work!!

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  • January 27, 2016 at 4:23 pm
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    OOOh! I want to try them all! But my two cats would insist upon the cat bed.

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  • January 27, 2016 at 5:12 pm
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    Love Dedri’s patterns and instructions! This would be a fun book to have!!!

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  • January 27, 2016 at 5:42 pm
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    I would make the striped rug and then the Ombre Basket and most of the other patterns too! Perfect timing because today I finally finished tearing 12+ sheets into strips. Just need the patterns 🙂

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  • January 28, 2016 at 8:08 am
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    I really love the cozy look of the Cat Cave!! That would be my first project!!!

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  • January 28, 2016 at 8:47 am
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    I’d love to make so pillows and floor poofs

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  • January 28, 2016 at 2:09 pm
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    I’d start with the storage boxes.

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  • January 29, 2016 at 1:02 am
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    Wow LOVE the designs in this book. Would love to have a copy. Thanks for having this giveaway.

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  • January 30, 2016 at 6:32 pm
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    I would like to make the Cozy Cat Cave, 4 actually, 1 for each of my fuzzy kids.

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  • January 30, 2016 at 8:09 pm
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    I would are the floor cushion for the dog. I think my dogs would love it. Maybe my friend would be able to do the things he wants if they had a cushion to lay on he always quits what he is doing and picks them up.

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  • January 31, 2016 at 7:19 am
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    I would definitely try the balloon rug first. I would be making it for my bathroom, so instead of balloons, I would applique seahorses and fishes on mine. Thanks for the giveaway

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  • January 31, 2016 at 11:03 am
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    I would love to try the floor cushion & bathroom rug.

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  • February 1, 2016 at 11:54 pm
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    iW ould love to make the snowflake rug! so pretty!

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