Link Love: This Week in Crochet Blogging including Free Crochet Pattern Links

by Kathryn on August 3, 2013 · 2 comments

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There are so many wonderful things going on in crochet. And there are so many great bloggers writing about them. Here were some of my favorites this week:

Giveaways

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@CrochetMe and @RedHeartYarns are doing four August giveaways of big yarn stashes. Enter to win.

Something Special

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@anastaciaknits is doing her annual Alzheimer’s Afghan raffle … help raise money for the cause

In Crochet Art

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Crochet Queen Gwen shares more about portrait crochet artist Pat Ahern

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String Theory Crochet shares a beautiful surface crochet wall hanging

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Haak-en-stekie shared about a woman who owns “a private game reserve near Modimolle and she wanted a nice, new background for wedding photos – so what better than a yarn bomb?”

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@bangstyletweets did a roundup of recent street art including the crochet yarnbomb train by Olek

In Crochet Fashion

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@velvet_dreams shows how to style a short crochet dress, adding a leotard underneath for coverage and combining feminine touches (roses in the hair) with tough chic (check out the shoes). Loving it.

In Crochet Patterns

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Kitschy Coo: Free crochet pattern for the kitchen via @vickiehowell and @JoAnn_Stores

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Free crochet pattern for ruffled flower hair tie (that can also be used for other acccessories or as an applique) via @craftpassion

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This week’s Talking Crochet newsletter has a cute free crochet pattern for a lilac shawlette

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Stitch and Unwind (@allfreecrochet) shared a free pattern by @fiberflux for a granny square wrap with some pretty color choices

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@lionbrandyarn shared a link in their newsletter to their free graphic dishcloth crochet pattern

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Granny Square Spheres Tutorial via Armygurumi and @knithacker

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@mooglyblog shared a roundup of 10 free crochet patterns for Irish Lace

In Crochet How Tos

How to Use Stitch Markers via @lionbrandyarn

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How to Block Doilies the Easy Way via Lacy Crochet

In Crochet News

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@cutoutandkeep interviews @twinkiechan and she shares tons of photos of her crafty space

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Members of the Crochet Club in Clayton County have been busy making more than 100 pairs of baby booties for a local pregnancy center.

In Other Crafts and Creativity

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Mollie Makes asked people to share their earliest craft memories

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I’ve just learned about Yarn Places, a website that helps you search for fiber farms, LYS and yarnie events in different areas. They also have a yarn app for iPhone/ Android

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TimesUnion Fiber Arts shared the experience of attending the Iron Spinner Competition

This Week on This Crochet Blog

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1971 Crochet Inspiration

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Designer Crochet: Thierry Mugler

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8 Benefits of a Crochet Book Club

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Learn to Crochet with Glass

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July 2013 Crochet Roundup

Special Thanks and Other Things

You can see what else I like in the crochet world by following me on Sulia or Pinterest.

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2 comments
Byzula
Byzula

Thanks for all the interesting links. Glad to have more crafty blogs to check out. :-)

Anastacia Knits
Anastacia Knits

Thank you so much for mentioning this year's Alzheimer's afghan! I just received my first $15 donation!

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