The awareness might be relatively new but crocheting to heal isn’t new at all and I’m always excited when I see references to it in articles from the past. For example, I learned about crocheter Merril Hawkins from a 1974 article in the Ocala Star-Banner.
An update and information on the beautiful work of Crochet Artist Susan Morrow.
I want to take a look back at all of the amazing things that were shared in crochet last year. Here were the posts related to vintage / retro crochet.
Let’s look at just a little bit more 1975 crochet, this time from a different magazine: Woman’s Day Granny Squares.
20 Hot Crochet Style Examples from 1975 for inspiration. Eye Candy from vintage issue of McCall’s Needlework and Crafts Magazine
Here are more examples of great fun retro crochet from that same issue. I hope you find it inspiring!
Crochet eye candy: great style examples from 1971 issue of McCall’s Needlework and Crafts magazine