Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News

by Kathryn on March 22, 2014 · 4 comments

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Link love is my way of giving back to the crochet community by highlighting the great work out there each week from crochet bloggers, designers, artists and more. Here are this week’s links …

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Something Special

cgoa Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News

Entries are now being accepted by @cgoaboard for this year’s CGOA crochet design contest. Congrats to CGOA for reaching their 20th Anniversary. Learn more about that from founder @crochetkween.

Crochet Art

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Reversible freeform crochet scarf by Renate Kirkpatrick

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@latimes did a feature article on @yarnbombingla with lots of info including the Granny Squared project

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Profile of Crochet Artist Arline Fisch by @Derryerkan

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Crochet Words Printable Art via @repeatcrafterme

Crochet and Craft Books

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@nutmegknitter shares Anne Lamott’s new book Stitches: A Handbook on Meaning, Hope and Repair Link Love for Best Crochet Patterns, Ideas and News

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@kpwerker shares the official cover of the upcoming Make It Mighty Ugly creativity book

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@IndieCoach reviewed Crocheting Clothes Kids Love; like me she plans to adapt some of the designs for her own wear

Crochet Designers

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@UCrafter interviewed @anastaciaknits

Crochet Patterns

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Beautiful Painted Pixels Crochet Blanket Pattern for sale from @FeltedButton

Vintage Wobbly Afghan Crochet Blanket by @mooglyblog. I also liked Moogly’s Big Bold Chevron Crochet Curtain Pattern this week. Have you seen my crochet curtain pattern roundup?

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Crochet sun hat free pattern from Daisy Cottage Designs

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Crochet Fedora Pattern via @crochetkitten

Crochet Cupcake Dishcloth Pattern (Video) by @twinkiechan

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Free Crochet Potholder Patterns by @petalstopicots

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Free crochet flower square pattern via Cats Rockin

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Tiny Bunny Basket Free Crochet Pattern from String Theory Crochet

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Cherry Blossom Crochet Flower Pattern by @repeatcrafterme

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Free Crochet Cowl Pattern from @myhobbyiscroche

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Stellar Snowflake Crochet Sweater Pattern for sale from @crochetbyfaye

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Free crochet and sewing tutorial by @gleefulthings for Floral Fringe Bag; I love projects that combine crochet and fabric!

Crochet Tutorials

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@sandracherryhrt shares how she saved shrunken socks with a crochet upcycle

@websyarnstore shares how to finger crochet; they also offered a great tutorial this week on extended crochet stitches

Crochet Tips and Info

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All About Yarn Tension – a great informative article from @theyarnbox

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@ElkStudio_ answers five crochet questions in an ongoing Q&A column

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Understanding Crochet Symbol Charts via @crochetme. “Symbolcraft, as it is known to some, is a way of diagramming the individual crochet stitches that produce the fabric structure; it lets you “see” how the stitches fit together to form a particular pattern”

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Crochet Scrapbook Idea from (un)deniably Domestic

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@freshstitches says to store your plastic stitch markers open to make them last longer

Crochet and Craft News

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Women find self-esteem, worth in crochet thanks to sisters’ ministry

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RIP Gwen Matthewman, world record knitter (via @CraftGossip) … do you know who the current world record crocheters are?

Yarn

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@HeySweetGeorgia did a roundup of favorite yarns for their roundtable blog post series – neat to read about all the yarns

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Six Skeins Under shares banana yarn

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Support CSA Fibers, Help @KnittedWit move into a studio space and get cool yarn by supporting this Indiegogo Fundraiser

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Yarn Scraps for the Birds – Juniper Moon Farm shares this spring idea and points out the extensive research she did consulting experts to make sure it’s safe for birds

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Illuminate Crochet shares her local Seattle LYS: So Much Yarn

Other Crafty Things

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Macrame-inspired upcycled inner tube plant hanger tutorial by @jkwak spotted via @recyclart

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Tips for Adding Inspirational Quotes to Images via @molliemakes

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DIY Floral Wrapping Paper from @mypoppetshop

Special Thanks

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4 comments
thewriteteach
thewriteteach

Thank you, much for featuring my domestic art journal! It was so exciting to pop by and see it in your post. ~Kelly


Anastacia Knits
Anastacia Knits

Thanks so much for mentioning my interview! I thought you were going to mention one of the patterns I published today, so you threw me for a loop when you mentioned the interview! LOL I know, it doesn't take much to throw me!


Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

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