Crochet Blog Roundup: November in Review

Take a look at everything that happened on Crochet Concupiscence this month in case you missed anything in the world of crochet!

Favorite Posts

My very favorite post to put together was this year’s Thanksgiving post on 20 Reasons I’m Thankful for Crochet and I liked looking at reasons to (and not to) swatch for gauge in crochet.

I also really enjoyed researching to learn more about weighted crochet blankets for children with sensory dysfunction disorder.

Crochet Art and Artists

Huckleberry Delsignore

Upcycling Textile Artist Samantha Claire Wilson

1990s Crochet Artist Bill Davenport

Mathematical / Architectural Crochet Art from Ciro Najle

Unique Crochet Art Jewelry from Etsy’s Asta

Jo Hamilton Crochet Art at BAM

Meditative Crochet Video

Crochet Patterns

15 Most Popular Free Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns

10 Free Crochet Jewelry Patterns

5 Unique Crochet Grannyghan Patterns

Crochet Patterns from the Stitch Red Project

Inspiring Pattern: Crochet Monkey Blanket

Free Pattern: Crochet Scallop Leg Warmers

Free Pattern: Spiral Crochet Hooks Organizer

Crochet Books

Poetry in Yarn at the Bakery PDF Pattern Book

By Hand Magazine

Crochet Fashion

I looked at 20 Years of The Sak Crochet and then later did a comparison of similar crochet items from The Sak and Dolce and Gabbana

Crochet by Sachin + Babi

Crochet by Tory Burch

Rodarte Crochet

Lady Gaga’s Crochet Cling Wrap Gown

Style Suggestion: Wear a Crochet Poncho as a Strapless Top

Crochet and Health

I’m continuing to share posts about crochet and health as well as news about my book Crochet Saved My Life (which has its own new website now!)

5 Unique Benefits of Yarn Crafts

5 Benefits of Crochet for Depression

Causes of Depression in People Who Were Helped by Crochet

5 Ways Crochet Saved My Life Works

Crochet Heals Because it Gets You Out of Your Head

Crocheting through Chronic Fatigue (Debbie’s Story)

Woman’s Cathartic Crochet Leads to Good Cause

Woman’s World Mentions Health Benefits of Crochet

Crochet History

I learned and shared about the multi-craftual work of 1970s pro football player Rosey Grier.

And each Sunday in my “then and now” look back I shared some crochet history including:

Crochet hats were hot in the 1940s

Crocheters making stuffed animals in the 1950s

Women wearing crochet pants in the 1960s

General Crochet News

Trochet: “Trash” + “Crochet” Eco Project for Low Income Women

Professional Skier Crochets Items For Sponsors In Effort to Raise $20,000

Crochet in 3 Ohio Prisons

Blind Woman Crochets 40 Mile Chain in World Record Attempt

Underground Crafter hosted a CAL

My Life in Crochet

I was honored to be compared to the CLF

My book was available at the Hudson Valley Yarn Crawl

I got Yarn Info From Spinchat

And my awesome readers helped someone find the pattern she was looking for. Thanks!

And now it’s December. That’s an exciting month here on Crochet Concupiscence and will include giveaways, daily crochet blogger awards and more. Stay tuned!

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