Crochet Heals Ashleigh

Salt Lake City crafter Ashleigh E. is the maker behind MonkeesYarns, which she describes as “a small, momma run business selling hand crocheted and knitted goods geared towards the family and home.” This busy 20-something woman crochet toys, mantas, monederos, hats and more to keep herself active and upbeat despite struggling with depression, anxiety and fibromyalgia. In this interview she shares how she learned to crochet, how it became a business and the ways in which it helps her.

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Crochet Questions with Casey

Today we have an interview with Casey who shares her story about the benefits of crochet.

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Cura de ganchillo: Sarah’s Story

Sarah Olson learned to crochet at the age of 15, more than half her lifetime ago. She had seen her grandmother’s crochet projects and asked for her grandma to teach her the craft. She went with her mother and grandmother to Walmart where grandma let her pick out yarn. Ella dice, “It was the worst bulkiest yarn to learn on but I never gave up!”

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