Today’s crochet quote is by Rhoda Robertson who expresses her true passion for crochet in the introduction to her book Romantic Crochet: 30 Beautiful Projects for Your Home.

“Ever since I was around fifteen years old and sat spellbound as my aunt was teaching me how to crochet, I have been fascinated by the diversity of patterns and textures which can be created with a few simple stitches. Since then, I am seldom without my hooks and yarns and I find it difficult to resist the temptation to pick up my hook work just another few rows.”

Since it’s a day to celebrate the love of things, let’s talk about why we love our craft. Finish the sentence in the comments below, “I love crochet because …”


San Francisco based and crochet-obsessed writer, dreamer and creative spirit!


  1. I love crochet because – its faster than knitting

    – keeps my hands busy

    – allows me to create some amazing things

    • CrochetBlogger Reply

      @Bloss90 I definitely like the fact that crochet is a fast craft (or at least it can be!)

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