Mary Jane Hall’s Colorful Crochet Lace

colorful crochet lace book

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.

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Favorite Broomstick Lace Crochet Patterns and Guide to Broomstick Lace

broomstick lace crochet cowl 2

Before I tried broomstick lace, I thought that it would be difficult. Although it takes some adjusting to figure out the right position and whatnot for your own comfort, it’s actually a fairly easy version of the craft and one that I find to be so beautiful. I’ve created a beginner’s guide and a cowl pattern for Red Heart Yarns (shown below) and also collected some of my other favorite crochet broomstick lace patterns here to inspire you.

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