men who crochet

Post image for Did Rosey Grier Really Crochet?

Did professional football player Rosey Grier really crochet in the 1970s? I’m not sure.


1990s Crochet Artist Bill Davenport

by Kathryn on November 19, 2012 · 0 comments

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Bill Davenport is a fascinating artist who works on one style of project for a period of time and then seems to switch gears to something else. Back in the 1990s he was making crochet art.


Post image for Unique 1970′s Crocheter: Pro Football Player Rosey Grier

Rosey Grier was a professional football player who was also known for publishing a book in the 1970s called Needlepoint for Men.


Post image for 1970s Crochet Designers: Mark Dittrick

I’ve mentioned Mark Dittrick before because he’s the author of a vintage crochet book I adore, Hard Crochet. I thought it would be fun to explore a little bit more about this designer for my series on 1970s crochet artists.


Post image for 20 Wonderful Male Crochet Designers and Artists

Many men do crochet, and have for a long time, and quite a few are talented artists and designers in their own right. Here are 20.


Fashion designer Michael Kors recently shared a lot about his childhood in a series of interviews. One of those things was that Kors started his fashion business as a child crocheter.


Post image for Edgy 1970s Crochet Designers: Frank Lincoln Viner

The men like Frank Lincoln Viner who practiced women’s crafts, like crochet, during the gender-changing times of the 1970s had something to teach us all!