Etsy Crochet Interview with Castaway Collection

Today I’m happy to share with you an interview with this awesome lady in which she shares how feelings inspire her work, her terrific experience crocheting with women in a shelter and lots more about her work.

Crochet Hook Injuries

Eek, Gross! Crochet Hook Injuries: From Common to Crazy!

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times; crocheting is good for your health! I can’t recommend this craft enough as a way to improve your mental health and well-being. However, there’s an opposite end to that spectrum – sometimes crochet can hurt us! I was surprised to find out recently (thanks …

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7 San Francisco Yarn Stores

Here’s a roundup of San Francisco yarn stores (in-city only, not in the surrounding Bay Area)

Crochet Contests

Crochet Contests: Competitions With Delightful Outcomes!

From small regional craft fairs to national organizations like the Crocheters Guild of America, crochet communities love to have a little friendly competition every now and again. In 2011 there was even an Extreme Crochet Championship hosted by an Australian brewing company as a publicity stunt for their new Dirty Granny Cider, which appealed to …

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crochet artist babukatorium

Crochet Artist Babukatorium: Beautiful, Colorful Creations

We’d love to get into some background on this artist, but the truth is that there isn’t a lot of information about Babukatorium on the web. She mentions on her Flickr that she doesn’t like to talk a lot about her art and instead likes to let the art speak for itself, and we can …

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best crochet hooks

5 Best Crochet Hooks to Elevate Your Crafting Experience

Whether you’re just starting off on your crochet journey or reconsidering your starter set of hooks after years of wear, we gathered some of our favorite crochet hook brands based on our experiences and the reviews of other fellow crocheters. We’ve taken into consideration those who may be left-handed and have presented a few different …

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