Crochet

Unlocking the Mysteries of the Aloe Wrap

Have you ever been working a project when you come across a new stitch? At first, you’re excited, because who doesn’t love learning new stitches? Then, as…

Knit and Crochet Handmade Hostess Gift Ideas for 7 Kinds of Hosts

Are you a giver of hostess gifts? I have to confess that until very recently, I had never even heard of or considered giving a holiday host…

Corner to Corner Crochet Book
Love of Bees Notions Bag Set Crochet Kit
Interweave Crochet Fall 2018 Magazine
Mondaine Shawl Crochet Kit
Venturesome Mittens Crochet Kit
The Art of Crochet Blankets Book

CROCHET TRENDS

Jin Silk Scarf 8-Shaft

If you’re looking for a project that is sure to impress on just 8-shafts and 10 treadles, look no further than Bonnie Inouye’s spectacular Jin Silk Scarf.…

Friendship Scarf 14-Shaft

Celebrate friendship and weaving with Suzie Liles’s 14-shaft Friendship Scarf. Suzie’s design cleverly uses Bronson lace to spell out Frienship in Weaving in crisp and lovely linen.…

Fable Cowl: For the Love of Tunisian Crochet

When we love something around these parts, we love it deep. So deep is our love for the Fable Cowl, that multiple blogs have been crafted –…

Unlocking the Mysteries of the Aloe Wrap

Have you ever been working a project when you come across a new stitch? At first, you’re excited, because who doesn’t love learning new stitches? Then, as…

Crochet for Charity with This Plastic Mat Pattern

Are you feeling inspired after reading Shelene Codner’s article “Crochet for Good: Craft, Recycle, and Help People” in Interweave Crochet Fall 2018? In the article, Shelene describes how…

Bonnie Barker Makes Crochet Cables Easy

One of my favorite things about crochet is that unlike with tax law, investment portfolios, and the inner workings of my car, learning something new is always…

Rag Yarn: Making Yarn from Fabric

Crocheting with rag yarn made from fabric strips is a great way to upcycle worn clothing, thrift store finds, and bed linens that are too worn to…

Crossing the “Finish” Line in a Crochet Trifecta

My fetish for finishing is well known around the office. Just because something is done doesn’t mean it’s finished—“finishing” refers to all those things you do after…

12 Craft Kits to Make and Give This Holiday Season

We are believers in making things with our hands and the positive mental outcomes that result from doing so. This season, we would like to challenge you…

Crochet for Good: Craft, Make Plarn, and Help People

Nothing is more fulfilling than using your time and talents to help those in need. Couple those pursuits with diverting materials from the landfill and they become…

Discover Corner to Corner Crochet

Hi, I’m Jess Coppom, the blogger behind MakeAndDoCrew.com and the author of the upcoming crochet book, Corner to Corner Crochet. If you’re unfamiliar, corner to corner crochet (often…

Appliqué Embroidery: The Secret to Sweet Unicorn Eyes

I really get a kick out of crocheting amigurumi. It is so fun to take some string and give it a unique personality! Adding the features at…

What Project Should You Hook into First This Fall?

Fall is crochet season! We’re so excited about the wide range of projects in Interweave Crochet Fall 2018. There’s a pattern in there for everybody. The issue features…

Craft Up Some Fun Fall Décor with Crochet Loom Blooms!

Looking for a way to liven up your DIY fall décor this year? Look no further! With Haafner Linssen’s Crochet Loom Blooms, you’ll be effortlessly adding budding and…

Finished Project Roundup from Interweave Crochet Summer 2018!

I have a bad reputation around the Interweave office as the person that starts all the WIPs (works in progress), and almost never finishes them. Most knitters…

5 Reasons You Need These Crocheted Mittens for Fall!

Do you have a pair of crocheted mittens? Of all the projects I’ve crocheted, I have never crocheted a pair of mittens for myself. I’ve crocheted a…

Shadow-Stitch Cables: Your New Crochet Obsession

Are you ready? Because once you get it, this shadow-stitch technique for making crochet cables is going to be your new crochet obsession. If you have worked…

Perfect Crocheted Socks for this Gift-Giving Season

I know what you’re thinking: “Socks as a gift?” There’s an old trope about an excited kid running down the stairs on Christmas morning, tearing into her…

How to Treble Crochet 6 Together and Other Crochet Decreases

One of the most common questions we get from people new to crochet is how to work crochet decrease stitches. Common crochet decreases you might see in…

Positive Thinking Through Stitchery: An Article Round-Up

September 13th of every year is Positive Thinking Day. Today of all days, don’t let negative thoughts drag you down, strive to break free of stress, and…