Screen shot 2014 07 09 at 10.08.45 AM Mix and Match Crochet Stitch Sampler Online Class

Today’s challenge in the 52 Weeks Crochet Blogging Challenge by Julie of Red Berry Crochet was to share information about taking an online crochet class. That works out perfectly for me since I recently took Lily Chin’s Mix and Match Crochet Stitch Sampler Online Class over at Annie’s. I actually won the class in a GoCrochet blog giveaway, which gave me a great excuse to try it out.

Lily Crochets So Quickly!

The first thing I noticed when I started watching the classes was how amazingly fast Lily Chin crochets! It was fascinating to watch. The truth is that I tend to prefer written crochet instructions to video instructions but it was a treat to get to see her in action!

Easy Step-By-Step Info

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Crochet Interview of … Me!

by Kathryn on August 19, 2014 · 0 comments

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Last month Illuminate Crochet interviewed me about crochet and writing. I thought I’d share a few excerpts from that interview today. Read the whole interview here.

How I Learned To Crochet

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crochet health 400x268 Create Your Own Yarncrafting Wellness Plan

I am currently writing a 6-past guest series over on Lion Brand Yarn about crochet health. It began with a look at the top ten health benefits of yarncrafting (specifically knitting and crochet). Then I went on to explore ways that individuals can create their own plan for crocheting their way to wellness.

Wellness in 5 Crochet Steps

In brief, there are five steps to this wellness plan:

  • Determine what you’re trying to cure with crochet.
  • Figure out all of the ways that crochet can help.
  • List the ways you can use crochet to resolve the symptoms you have.
  • Identify any possible barriers.
  • Commit to the plan and crochet away!

Explore these five steps in depth and start crocheting your way to health with the full article.


10 of My Favorite Folks Who Instagram Crochet

instagram crochet August 17, 2014

So for this week I just thought I’d share some of my favorite Instagrammers who are posting about crochet.

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Why Link Love Matters

Crochet Link Love August 16, 2014

I thought I’d give you a little bit of information about why I think link love is so important that I put the time into it each week.

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Black Sheep Wools Yarn Haul

Yarn August 15, 2014

The yarn that I used for those dishcloths was among what I purchased to try using that gift card. I thought I’d show off the rest of my Black Sheep Wools yarn haul.

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Spotted: Denver Yarnbomb

Yarnbombing August 14, 2014

My beaux took a trip to Denver / Boulder to see his family. While he was there, he spotted this yarnbomb.

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