October was a bit of a hectic month for me. There was a family illness that required me to travel to AZ and spend two weeks in caretaking mode. Despite that, I tried to stay active here on the blog and when I couldn’t post new content I re-posted some old stuff from the archives that people might have missed the first time around. Here is October in review.
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Roundup of some fun crochet art videos featuring Olek, the hottest crochet artist in the industry to date. The first one is a recent one that shows her crocheted balloon work
Taking a look back through the month, here are all of the things I wrote about in crochet in August, here and elsewhere around the web.
Roundup of fun mermaid crochet patterns, fashion, dolls and art.
Crochet artist Olek has worked on a number of extreme projects as well as some great collaborations. This work is both of those things.
Elevate simple crochet work into art by framing it for display in your home. This is an exercise in honoring the importance of your own creative self-expression – even if “all” you are making is granny squares!
I previously shared an announcement about the documentary YARN by Una Lorenzen, a film that looks at four different knitting and crochet artists (including Olek) with an eye towards all of the cutting-edge things that yarn crafting can do. Today I have an interview with the film’s co-director and producer Heather Millard, who shares, “I want people to enjoy the film, to lose themselves in yarn for a little while, to feel inspired by what yarn can create and represent.”