I spent much of this week reading the great posts that everyone was doing for Punto y ganchillo Blog Semana hosted by Eskimimi Makes! I enjoyed it so much that I created a Tablero Pinterest just for sharing the best photos from these posts. In addition to those posts, I read lots of other crochet blog posts this week. My favorites were …
Did you see the preview yet for the VogueKnitting Crochet Special Collector’s Issue 2012 Fashion Preview? Beautiful color schemes, beautiful clothes, beautiful crochet. There have been lots of posts about this but one to highlight is by @crochetbyfaye who talks about her own work in the issue as well as why she’s so enthusiastic about it.
Smart Words on Crochet
- 6 Questions with Jennifer Hansen. @becraftsy interview with the glorious @stitchdiva
- Crochet Copyright 101. Smart basics from @crochetme.
- A Little bit of History and Some Crochet Mythbusting. Part of the new Crochet Corner from Dora O at Jimmy Beans Wool
- Classic Crochet: Granny Squares. Thoughts on grannies from @crochetlibfront
- Totally Simple Crochet Book Review. @CraftGossip did a nice review of this 2011 libro de crochet.
- Crocheted Baby Clothes Book Review. Enthusiastic Crochetoholic (@JanCarruthers2) shared this Nicki Trench crochet book.
Beautiful Things gente crocheting
Rainbow Granny Beanie with Ears from @foxslane
Crochet Collage Art. Do click through to Creativa Carmelina to see closeups, details and more info!
Video favorito de la semana
You probably already saw this cute doily shoes tutorial since it’s been making its way all over the web (I found it via CRAFT) but in case you missed it …
Consejos de ganchillo e Ideas
- How to Make an Upcycled Vintage Lace Tote. This isn’t strictly crochet but it could be and is a cute upcycling idea.
- 10 Tips for Washing your Handmade Items. Great tips from @lionbrandyarns!
- Make Letters out of Granny Squares. Idea linda. It comes from AlliCrafts who shared how to make a letter E but I found it via Tangled feliz.
Crochet Patterns y tutoriales
- Amigurumi Invisible Decrease Video Tutorial. Thanks @planetjune!
- New Crochet Wristwarmers Pattern. Easy free pretty pattern from @cutecrochet.
- Fabric Crochet Necklace with Wire Wrapped Pendants. Cute idea from @aboutcrochet
- 5 Tips to Get Noticed in your Creative Endeavor. Smart ideas from @handmadeology
- Anu Tuominen’s Crochet Potholder Exhibit. I’m so excited to have learned about this from Things Bright. I’m planning to research more about this artist to share with you next week.
Y algunos Gracias especiales
- A Crafter Underground for mentioning my roundup of 20 crochet fashion photos as part of Knit and Crochet Blog Week.
Lectura adicional ...
- Enlace Amor! Mejores ganchillo blog posts de la semana, incluyendo conexión Crochet Patterns
- Superior 10 Crochet Patterns gratis de la semana (Enlace Amor)
- ¿Dónde está la (Crochet Enlace) Amor?
- 20+ Mejores Nuevos patrones de ganchillo gratis y tutoriales ganchillo (Mediados de semana Enlace Amor)
- I ganchillo del corazón Blogs! Enlace amor de Esta Semana!