Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News

by Kathryn on May 24, 2014 · 4 comments

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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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Something Special

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Crochet Quote

Look out for me in 40 years time because I’ll be the Granny with the rainbow coloured walking cane.” – from Yarnbombing Keeps Me Young

Crochet Art

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Yesterday was the opening reception at Manhattan Beach Creative Arts Center for surroundings, a culmination of a 3-month collaboration between @YarnBombingLA and the Manhattan Beach community, and a sampling of projects from guerrilla fiber-istas near and far. This image is Beth Elliott installing Forest, for the Trees. This location is also where the YBLA Put a Ring On It project will be exhibited next month.

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Patti Dille recently raised money for the National MS Society by taking donations for her crochet Monsters at the Lenape Walk. Here are some of her most recent Monsters.

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Illuminate Crochet contributed this no-pattern crochet mandala to the Yarndale art exhibit Lucy of Attic 24 is collecting mandalas for

Crochet Books and Magazines

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Renate Kirkpatrick has released her new book Tapestry Crochet: 64 Playful Patterns for Children Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News

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Congrats to Wood and Wool Stool for their feature in the May issue of Homespun magazine

Crochet Designers

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@ReCrochetions talks about her crochet design inspiration including the inspiration for her Crochet Cap Sleeve top from Vogue Knitting Crochet

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@stitchstory shares info @crochetme about her Roundel Scarf for the It Girl Crochet Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News book; more info on her blog too

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Dora Ohrenstein is starting a new Tunisian Crochet @becraftsy class. And Suzann of Textile Fusion recently met up with Dora in person and shares more about her.

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Emma Lamb highlighted the new Sophie Digard Crochet @lilietneneNews

Crochet Patterns

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Crochet summer hat pattern for sale from @ElkStudio_

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New crochet tank top pattern for sale from @crochetkitten

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@websyarnstore highlighted their Sermilik crochet shawl pattern (for sale) designed by @kristinomdahl

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Floral cami free crochet pattern from @Yarnspirations1

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A Piece of Pie free crochet hat pattern from Cats Rockin

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Baby cardigan free crochet pattern from @myhobbyiscroche

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Free crochet coasters pattern from @fiberflux

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Free crochet mandala pattern from Gramma Rita’s Crochet; see other crochet mandala patterns here

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Clean edge double crochet free dishcloth pattern by Mamachee; see other free dishcloth patterns here

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Sea Friends Mobile Crochet Pattern for sale from @OneandTwoCo

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Little crochet flag pattern via @crochetspot

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Updated free star doily crochet pattern from @boocoos

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@UCrafter has a free crochet pattern for a double-ended diagonal crochet blanket

Crochet Tutorials

Half Double Slip Stitch via Crochetbug

How to Front Post Single Crochet via Crafty Andy

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How to Crochet Moss Stitch AKA Granite Stitch via @mooglyblog

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Mamachee shares how to clean up edges on double crochet squares and rectangles

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How to Update Jars with Crochet Covers via @creativejmom

Crochet Tips and Info

@CGOAboard explains the role of the technical editor

Other Crafty Things

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In love with these DIY hanging tables – roundup via @apttherapy – this one via Merrythought

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Also in love with this woven stool by Hinterland via @apttherapy; it was also part of the ICFF textile post from @designsponge

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@RAKJpatterns interviewed yarn bowl maker IslandGirlPottery

Special Thanks

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4 comments
Old Geezer Crocheter
Old Geezer Crocheter

I'm really interested in thread croched, and there just don't seem to be that many patterns out there - - or pattern books, for that matter. Any suggestions?


BTW - - love the blog.

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