Link love is my way of giving back to the crochet community by highlighting the great work out there each week from crochet bloggers, designers, artists and more. Here are this week’s links …
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@croshame shared another crochet-in-the-movies find – I love these!
@UCrafter has a review of the very important Crochet Red book
@crochetkween has also started a fantastic new series about the 20th Anniversary of the CGOA that starts with a review of a 2003 crochet book and how it’s still relevant today
Crochet Stool Free Pattern from @creativejmom
@sandracherryhrt offers us a free crochet heart pattern
And creJJtion gives us another option for a free crochet heart pattern
Free crochet heart basket pattern via @mypoppetshop
Free Crochet Hat Pattern for Valentine’s via @lionbrandyarn
@menglar shared this free crochet flower pattern
@planetjune now has adorable baby sea turtle crochet patterns for sale
How to Tunisian Increase at Beginning of Row via @crochetspot
By Hook shared the instructions for Rick Rack Crochet Stitch
@mooglyblog has a great new tutorial for us this week
@freshstitches gives a tutorial for turning a crochet animal pattern into a crochet golf club cover. Cool idea.
@crochetkitten shared some great information about steam blocking vs. killing
@aboutcrochet looks at ways to hold a crochet hook
@websyarnstore has a nice tip for using a dry erase marker to track your place in a charted crochet pattern
A group of senior citizens, who live at a local assisted living community, use their crocheting skills to keep veterans with lost limbs warm this winter. source
Sandburg Middle School Crochet Club donated handmade mittens to a charity in Michigan for the second year. source
Other Crafty Things
@jimmybeanswool did an interview about Imperial Yarns role in The Olympics