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Catherine Richardson shares in this crochet health interview: “I never imagined I could be happy with a chronic illness, a feeding tube, no job and only able to go to school one class at a time, but I am, and I know without a doubt that crocheting is part of that!”
A few months after I first started this blog I mentioned the beautiful crochet art hats made by musician Ana Voog. I wanted to re-visit her amazing creations today.
The weekly Instagram crochet roundup is a way to help connect the crochet community, provide a platform for showcasing the amazing work that people are doing and highlight some of the current crochet trends.
I introduced you to Alexandra recently when she was a featured crochet Instagrammer. I just wanted to let you know that I’ve interviewed her in more depth about how crochet helps in her healing process and that article has been published in the January 2015 issue of Happily Hooked digital crochet magazine.
Here is this week’s edition of crochet link love where I try to support the crochet community by sharing links to the best of the best in crochet art, crochet patterns, crochet fashion and more from around the web this week.
Almost two years ago I started a crochet blog project called 50 Years of Crochet History. I loved researching 1930s crochet to kick that off but let it trail away because the research does take a lot of time. However, I think it’s important to curate that history so I’m resuming the project now. I’ll begin where I left off, looking now at Crochet in 1938.
I just received an email this morning that TOMS is having a surprise sale and the first thing I had to do was check whether any of their crochet items are part of the sale. While the popular TOMS crochet shoes aren’t part of the sale, there are five other items that are discounted right now including two crochet hats by Krochet Kids.