Crochet Book Review: Everything Crochet

This post includes¬†affiliate links. Today I’m reviewing Everything Crochet: A Must-Have Reference Book for the Serious Crocheter!, edited by Carol Alexander and Connie Ellison, a new crochet guide (with the subheading “A must-have reference for the serious crocheter!) published by DRG as an Annie’s Attic book. Everything Crochet is a book book I would recommend … Read more

Book Review: The Knitgrrl Guide to Professional Knitwear Design

This post contains affiliate links. Today, I finished reading Shannon Okey’s The Knitgrrl Guide to Professional Knitwear Design. The book is a primer for getting started as a (hand) knitting or crochet designer.¬† It addresses the business end of designing (e.g., writing up, testing, printing, marketing patterns) and is not a guide on how to … Read more

Crochet Classics Book Review: Donna Kooler’s Encyclopedia of Crochet

This post includes affiliate links. Donna Kooler’s Encyclopedia of Crochet This is one of the first books I bought for my teaching library after becoming a CYC certified crochet teacher and instructor.¬† The book was published in 2002 and is part of a series of books by Donna Kooler that cover various needlecrafts. I recommend … Read more