Louise Deane, known on Instagram as @louloudeane, describes herself as a “crafty, self taught, experimental crochet addict”.
Lou of Tea & Crochet, known on Instagram as lou.teacrochet is a tea-drinking, craft-loving, thirty-something stay at home mom.
Sarah started Little Fox Crochet to bring in a little bit of extra income and provide her with a creative outlet during maternity leave with her third child, whom she calls her little fox. The shop opened last year and quickly grew to something even more amazing than she could have imagined.
Natalie Schwarz is a crocheter based in Melbourne, Australia, whose shop is appropriately called Little Cosy Things. That’s exactly what you’ll find there – crochet stuffed animals that are absolutely adorable.
Lise Solvang is a knit and crochet designer who creates beautiful patterns in both crafts and occasionally combines the two crafts in individual pieces. She is also a mixed media artist who uses her crochet in intriguing artistic ways.
Aki of KnitPurlHook is knitter and crocheter who loves to share what she makes with others. She taught herself both crafts using a combination of blogs, online tutorials and YouTube craft videos. You can find her under KnitPurlHook on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and Ravelry. She also has a craft blog, where she shares that she loves “trying different patterns and imagining how to can be turned into wall art or home decor”. Her house is a bit like a gallery or museum of crochet – such a pleasure to look at all she’s making!
Jackie E., on Instagram as @joyfuljaxcrochets.and.knits, runs Northern Cottage Gifts, an Etsy and Ravelry shop that offers easy-to-follow crochet patterns for sale. Her crochet patterns include photos and are priced affordable to make them accessible to a wider range of people.