crochet around the world

Worldwide Knit and Crochet in Public Week. It’s tecnically a little longer than a week; this year’s dates are June 14 – 22.

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I love fair trade crochet, which refers to crochet that is done by artisans in other countries who are treated fairly, given a living wage and able to use their creative skills to earn money.

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Post image for Help Trochet Raise Funds: Global Eco Fair Trade Creativity

I’ve writtten in support of Trochet before. I just noticed that they have an Indiegogo fundraiser going on so I thought I’d share again.

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Post image for Revisiting the Beautiful Crochet of Sophie Digard

I wanted to find more of Sophie’s amazing crochet that I hadn’t showcased in that first article. So here’s a luscious eye candy roundup of what Sophie Digard does in crochet.

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Post image for Marrakech Crochet Vacations 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve seen the posts advertising the Marrakech, Morocco crochet retreat and really wished that I could go.

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2013 in Crochet: Crochet News

by Kathryn on January 6, 2014 · 0 comments

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Here’s the crochet news from 2013 that was featured on Crochet Concupiscence.

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Post image for If, and How, We Should Respond to Tragedies with Handmade Goods

I was surprised to find that a lot of people think it’s a bad idea to donate handmade goods after a tragedy. However, I’ve given some thought as to why.

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