Established crochet designer Karen Whooley has a new crochet book to delight us. A Garden of Shawls is a beautiful self-published book of one dozen lace crochet shawl patterns. They will help you fall in love with lace crochet, if you’re not already, although the patterns can be adjusted for working with thicker yarns should that be your preference.
Crochet designer Mary Jane Hall has published her newest title with Interweave. Colorful Crochet Lace not only brings us a look at the best new ways to utilize lace in crochet through 22 unique new crochet patterns but also introduces us to a new technique that can change the way that you approach shaping and modifying patterns for wearables.
There’s an exhibit at Castellani Art Museum that features Irish crochet along with celebrating many other types of Irish Lace.
Today’s crochet quote relates to the history of crochet. It’s from the introduction to A Complete Crochet Course by Muriel Kent.
Today’s crochet quote made me smile. It comes from a Wall Street Journal article by Sara Ruffin Costello about choosing sheets for your bedroom.
Today’s crochet quote is actually specific to lace but since there are many different styles of lace crochet I think it’s totally appropriate for this blog. It comes from Coco Chanel.
Today’s crochet quote is just a fun little quote about lace that I liked.