Annie’s Is Hosting a Celebration of Yarn Creativity in Fort Wayne (Press Release)

annie's craft festival

Knitters and crocheters are being presented a unique opportunity with the first-of-its-kind Annie’s Craft Festival. Instruction from industry greats like Lily Chin and Edie Eckman, an evening with #1 New York Times best-selling author and creator of Hallmark’s Cedar Cove series, Debbie Macomber, a playful Crafts & Cocktails Halloween Party, free make-and-takes, a measuring station and a “stitch doctor” are only some of the amazing experiences waiting for this group in Fort Wayne, Indiana, from October 30–November 1.

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3+ Mandalas Win the Third Quarter Crochet Awards

third quarter crochet awards winners

I was really excited to see that there are 3 (maybe 3 1/2) mandala patterns out of the 10. There are many, many people that we can credit with making amazing crochet mandala patterns, but of course I really think that Wink was ate the forefront of bringing the crochet mandala into the eye of the crafting public and it makes me really happy that they continue to be popular in this year of her death.

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