crochet travel

25 Best Cities for Crochet Lovers

by Kathryn on October 21, 2013 · 1 comment

in Holiday Crochet

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25 best cities for crochet lovers, the places where it’s amazing to go because there are terrific yarn stores, great craft museums or simply the top places for relaxing with hook in hand.

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April and October are terrific months for many reasons but the best reason on a crocheter’s list may be because that’s when the twice-yearly Marrakech crochet retreat is held!


UK Yarnbombing Retreat

by Kathryn on February 23, 2012 · 4 comments

in Yarnbombing

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There are so many cool options for crochet retreats and vacations. I mentioned recently that I wish I could go on the Moroccan crochet retreat in April but now there’s another April retreat vying for my attention: Yarnstorm Bootcamp.


This is a six day crochet retreat that is happening in Marrakech this year. It is available once in the spring (April) and once in the fall (October).


Image via Foursquare I think the universe is trying to tell me that I need to travel the world and explore its crochet. After all, I just recently learned about the crochet-covered hotel room in the UK and now I’ve learned about a granny chic cocktail bar named Grandma’s Bar in Sydney, Australia. From what […]


I have to admit that there’s a part of me that wants to take a trip to Brighton just for the chance to stay in Hotel Pelirocco, a “rock and roll boutique hotel” that now has a room that’s decorated entirely in knit and crochet.