Rosey Grier was a professional football player who was also known for publishing a book in the 1970s called Needlepoint for Men.
Bonnie Meltzer was a 1970s crochet designer who does beautiful mixed media work today with wire crochet.
Susanna Lewis had a few items featured in vintage crochet books from the 1970s and 1980s. She’s a designer I want to know more about. Do you?
In last week’s edition of 1970s crochet designers I profiled Mark Dittrick and mentioned that he had co-authored some crochet books with another designer of the era: Susan Morrow. Let’s learn more about Morrow now.
I’ve mentioned Mark Dittrick before because he’s the author of a vintage crochet book I adore, Hard Crochet. I thought it would be fun to explore a little bit more about this designer for my series on 1970s crochet artists.
Nicki Hitz Edson, co-author of Creative Crochet, was the reason that I started my ongoing series about 1970s crochet designers. Here’s a profile of her work.
Janet Karpeck has designs featured in two of the main books I use for my research into 1970s crochet designers.