Plan a 2017 Crochet Trip: Cruises, Retreats and More for Your Calendar

Do something special for yourself in 2017. Take the time to go on a crochet vacation. Take a trip to a crochet retreat, book yourself on a crochet cruise or attend a crochet workshop / convention in an interesting area. Here are some of the best options for 2017 viajes de ganchillo.

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Fair Trade Crochet from Haiti Babi on Creators of Tomorrow Show

I’ve been enjoying watching Creators of Tomorrow, a ten episode documentary show available on Vimeo that follows the journeys of three social enterprises that are trying to better the world. Específicamente, I’ve been interested in the story of Haiti Babi, a fair trade knit and crochet organization started by two Seattle women that employs mothers in Haiti to help keep their children out of orphanages.

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Mandalas para Marinke – Diciembre / Enero Roundup

Mandalas for Marinke is a collaborative crochet art project. People have sent in so many beautiful contributions, and I’ve been posting them almost daily (although I took some time off in December because it was such a busy month). Each post includes the mandala, any messages the maker shared, and some depression awareness raising information. Here’s a roundup of the posts that went live on the blog in December and January, in case you missed anyor just want to enjoy seeing them all in one place!

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Contribución de ganchillo de Sarah a Mandalas para Marinke del Reino Unido

“Este es mi primer Mandala y disfrutaba haciéndolo así que estoy seguro que no será mi última. No es muy perfecto pero creo que es absolutamente apropiado dadas las circunstancias que seguramente si fuéramos perfectos que no tendríamos que vivir con las terribles enfermedades ampliamente abarcadas por el término “depresión”.

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