Articles and Interviews

Learn more about the craft you love with these crochet articles and interviews.


Delicate Crochet: 23 Light and Pretty Designs for Shawls, Tops and More

 

While many crocheters are hunkering down for a season of crocheting bulky scarves and blankets, some may take advantage of being cooped up by starting a more intricate, lighter  project. This book of delicate designs will inspire you to start crocheting in fine weight yarns to create light-as-a-feather shawls, cardigans and more. From easy to

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Hooks Can Be Deceiving: A Crochet Mystery

If you haven’t started reading these crochet mystery books, you better start now! The latest installment is the thirteenth book by Betty Hechtman that follows the Tarzana Hookers’ crochet club on their adventures through the thick and thin. Get tied up in the mystery and drama. As a bonus, crochet patterns and sweet recipes are

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The Art of Crochet Blankets: 18 Projects Inspired by Modern Makers

 

Drawing inspiration from modern quilts, current fabric designs, tapestry weavings and more, author Rachele Carmona created this selection of stunning blankets that you’ll love to crochet. Every piece in this book was inspired by one of six modern artists and seeing the transition from art to crochet for these 18 patterns is an incredible experience.

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My Sleepy-Time Friends Crochet Pillows

 

Turn one basic pillow pattern into eight adorable animals including a lion, tiger and bear. The sky’s the limit once you master the basics! Kids will love having their own animal pillow to take to sleepovers or to cozy up with while they read their favorite book. Instructions and diagrams are included for each animal.

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Crochet Gift Guide: 9 Hot Picks

Articles and Interviews

Designers and crocheters offer their recommendations for gifts to give this holiday season! From practical items to the downright adorable ideas, we’re sure you’ll find something in this list you will love to give!

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Spread the Love

Have you ever sat down to teach a loved one crochet and run into some hiccups through the process? Teaching isn’t always as intuitive as doing, so read this article to learn some of our favorite tips to teach crochet to anyone.

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Inline vs Tapered Crochet Hook

Discover the best crochet hooks to use as we answer the age-old debate on the inline vs tapered crochet hook. The answer to this question may surprise you! Crocheters all have their preferences as to which hook feels better. Learn why some people prefer one hook over the other.

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Hook Fast Die Warm Crocheting Unisex Shirt

 

You’re going to need something to keep you warm before you finish that nice crochet scarf. An edgy, crochet-themed shirt is just what the doctor ordered! This unisex t-shirt is not only super edgy and punk rock, but it’s really comfortable, too.  It’s made from 100 percent cotton and if you’re not a huge fan

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