Read Across America Giveaway 2: My First Crochet Book

Did you know that March 2 is Dr. Seuss Day (also known as Read Across America Day)? This post contains affiliate links. It’s a great way to encourage kids to read more while honoring the legacy of one of the most beloved children’s book authors, Theodor Seuss Geisel (also known… View Post

Two book reviews on the Crochet Guild of America blog!

This post contains affiliate links. I mentioned a few weeks ago that I’ve started reviewing books for the Crochet Guild of America.  Their blog was updated today, and you can find two of my book reviews there. Review of 100 Snowflakes to Crochet: Make Your Own Snowdrift—to Give or to Keep… View Post

Interview with Nicki Trench, Author of Geek Chic Crochet

This post contains affiliate links. Today I’m interviewing Nicki Trench, a multi-craftual author and needlecrafts teacher working in East Sussex.  Lauren Walsh at CICO Books was able to give me a sneak peak of Nicki’s latest book, Geek Chic Crochet: 35 Retro-inspired Projects That Are Off the Hook, and you can… View Post

Year of Projects, Year 2: North Jersey Fiber Arts Festival 2012

This post contains affiliate links. I scheduled today’s post because I’m teaching at the fourth annual North Jersey Fiber Arts Festival.   I had a great time last year, so I decided to return this year.  I taught a class on Friday and I’ll be teaching another one today. The festival… View Post

Interview with Catherine Hirst, author of Granny Square Crochet and giveaway

This post contains affiliate links. Today I’m interviewing Catherine Hirst, the author of Granny Square Crochet: 35 Contemporary Projects Using Traditional Techniques.  I’m also hosting a giveaway for my review copy of the book, courtesy of CICO Books.  (I’m actually going to be sharing the review at another time, but here’s… View Post