Amazing Recent Things in Crochet including 20+ New Patterns

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I miss doing the weekly roundup of Link Love shares, featuring all of the awesome things people are sharing and making in crochet, which I had to cut out of the blog because of how time consuming they are. Every once in awhile, I get an awesome sponsor who helps me bring an edition back, which is how this post comes to you today. A huge thanks to American Yarns for bringing us this post.

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Crochet Blog Roundup: July in Review

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Much of July was spent getting the final submissions uploaded for the Mandalas for Marinke project (which I showcased in yesterday’s roundup). There were 60+ posts to wrap up this part of the project. I’m now working on organizing the entire year plus worth of work into an art book and art show. I did manage to get some other posts about crochet up, though, both here on the blog and in other places around the web.

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How Crochet Helps Erica Dawn Rackett

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Erica Dawn learned to crochet when she was a young child, about the age of six. Her grandmother had taught her the basics, but she lost interest in it fairly quickly. Then, about five years ago, that same grandmother passed away on the night of her 93rd birthday. Erica picked up the hook again to help her deal with the loss. In this interview, she shares that experience and how crochet has helped.

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