Announcing the 2020 Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along!

The Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along is the fifth and final crochet along of 2020 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. It’s also our sixth annual Holiday Stashdown CAL! We’ve brought together twenty-six of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns for handmade holiday gift ideas, decorations, and wrap. Join us to … Read more

Announcing the 2019 Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along!

The Holiday Stashdown Crochet Along is the fifth annual year-end crochet along hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. We’ve brought together a record-breaking twenty-one of the top crochet designers out there to bring you free crochet patterns for winter holiday gifts and decorations. Fourteen of our favorite companies are providing prizes for … Read more

Giveaway: Unicorn Fibre Set

Welcome to Day 2 of my Seventh Blogiversary Celebration! You can get all the details here. In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a giveaway for a set of earth-friendly, biodegradable fiber washes. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links. … Read more

How To Rescue a Stained Crochet or Knitting Project with Unicorn Beyond Clean | #Crochet #TipsTuesday

Last month, I went to Phoenix for 5 days for Creativation, the annual conference of the (newly renamed) Association for Creative Industries. Spinrite, the company behind Yarnspirations, was exhibiting with a booth and I thought it would be fun to wear my Two-Toned Diamonds Infinity Scarf when I stopped by. This post contains affiliate links. … Read more

My travels: The National NeedleArts Association (TNNA) Summer Show 2016

A few weeks ago, I decided to take an overnight trip to my old stomping ground of Washington, D.C. for my first The National NeedleArts Association (TNNA) summer show. TNNA is a membership organization for needlearts professionals. The summer show was a bit closer to home this year and I decided to visit after interviewing … Read more