Year of Projects: Crochet Master Class – Plaid progress

This post contains affiliate links. This post is part of my Year of Projects: Crochet Master Class series.  You can find my other posts about woven crochet here and here. I don’t have much to report on for my Year of Projects goals this week.  As much as it has been fun to be more active … Read more

Book review and giveaway: Mini Christmas Crochet

This post contains affiliate links. Search Press was nice enough to send me several of Val Pierce‘s books to review when I interviewed her several weeks ago.  I’m reviewing another of Val’s books in the Twenty to Make series, Mini Christmas Crochet (Twenty to Make) and I’m also hosting a giveaway for my review copy of the book, … Read more

Interview with Tanis Gray, review of Knit Local, and giveaway

This post contains affiliate links. Today, I’m interviewing Tanis Gray about her new book, Knit Local: Celebrating America’s Homegrown Yarns.  Her publisher, Sixth & Spring Books, sent me a copy to review, and I’ll also be hosting a giveaway for my review copy. Tanis is an accomplished knitwear designer.  She is a graduate of the … Read more

Vintage crochet finds

This post contains affiliate links. Since getting an amazing deal on Modular Crochet: A Revolutionary New Method for Creating Custom-Design Pullovers, I have started amassing vintage crochet books at a rapid pace.  My favorite sources are PaperBackSwap.com (free books!),  Amazon.com, and Etsy. I was inspired to share my recent finds with you by this post … Read more