Link Love is back! Although it’s time consuming to do these weekly posts it is so important to me to continue supporting the crochet community and the great world of crochet bloggers and designers that are out there sharing terrific work each week. Here were the best links of this week in the world of crochet.
A mother and daughter are off to teach children in Africa and they will be taking sponsored crochet stars along with them. You can buy a star to help with their cause.
The Crochet Blog Book Tour for Crochet Wraps Every Which Way by Tammy Hildebrand (@hotlavacrochet) kicked off this week over on @Crochetville. Keep an eye out for the January 24th stop here on Crochet Concupiscence.
Interweave’s @crochetmedaily shared Rustic Modern Crochet by Yumiko Alexander.
This free crochet shrug pattern from @lionbrandyarn was one of nine patterns featured in their newsletter this week.
@creativejmom shared the easy crochet pattern for cute little baskets
Twilight Taggers shared the free crochet pattern for this square design.
@gleefulthings selected the @mooglyblog Artfully Simply Scarf as a free crochet pattern of the week
10 year old girls crochet scarves for the homeless
Other Crafty Things
Eliza Bennett embroiders colored thread into her own hand to challenge the idea that work traditionally reserved for women is easy. Stunning! Via @wetheurban
@designmilk shared the detailed cut paper art of Pablo Lehmann
Stitch Craft Create (@craftcreateuk) and @molliemakes have teamed up to offer a new 6 week craft business class
Local San Francisco Yarnbombing via @bernalwood
“Kathryn at Crochet Concupiscence is one of my blogging idols – it’s her example that first got me thinking about crochet blogging, and she’s been a wonderful encouragement and inspiration. Thank you so much Kathryn!”