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5 Cozy Crochet Shawls to Make This Winter

Until this year, I felt pretty intimidated by the idea of making a shawl. So much yarn, so many stitches . . . I wasn’t sure there…

Tunisian crochet

The Tunisian Crochet Stitches of the Rimaye Cowl

Ten years ago I fell in love. Tunisian knit stitches, Tunisian purl stitches, Tunisian cables and more. I am in love with the possibilities of Tunisian crochet.…

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The Crochetist 2019 Digital Edition

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The Tunisian Crochet Stitches of the Rimaye Cowl

Ten years ago I fell in love. Tunisian knit stitches, Tunisian purl stitches, Tunisian cables and more. I am in love with the possibilities of Tunisian crochet.…

Yarn for the Giving: Warm Up America!

I know what it’s like to be cold. After over a decade of living in high-altitude climates, I’m used to freezing temperatures and arctic winds. But there…

A Twist On Crocheted Cables

The designers of this issue have found a number of ways to create the classic look of a cable—two or more elements that travel across a piece…

The Three Adorable Accessories of The Crochetist

Have you taken a look inside The Crochetist? This very special collection is all about easy, elevated, and elegant design, and the accessory crochet patterns included are…

Crochet Pattern of the Week: Fullerene Pullover from The Crochetist

This winter, my vibe is very much about the oversized tunics in luxurious fibers. Am I trying to get away with feeling like I’m wearing pajamas while…

5 Cozy Crochet Shawls to Make This Winter

Until this year, I felt pretty intimidated by the idea of making a shawl. So much yarn, so many stitches . . . I wasn’t sure there…

Crochet Mittens, Gloves, and Mitts, Oh My!

The first snowflakes of winter caught me by surprise this year. First, those flakes flew in the fall not winter, and second, rather than a few flakes,…

A Spooktacular Sale on Halloween Crochet Patterns

There really is no better way to say it. I love Halloween. It’s true, I do. I love the way the days get cloudier and the nights…

5 Reasons Why You Need to Teach Your Loved Ones to Stitch

It’s not always easy to teach a skill to someone you love, but the payoff can be huge. I was lucky enough to be taught knitting and…

Positive Thinking Through Stitchery: An Article Round-Up

The mental health benefits of knitting and crochet are well-documented. Both crafts are a great way to keep the mind active and challenged. Both crafts foster a…

Creepy and Cute Halloween Crochet

Are you ready for Halloween crochet? Witches, ghosts, goblins, spiders, hopelessly tangled yarn,there are lots of things that scare me. But Halloween is the perfect holiday to…

Learn How to Seam Crochet with Whipstitch Seams

The last instruction for any crochet sweater can be the most intimidating. You’ve mastered the stitch pattern; figured out the increases, decreases, and shaping; finally worked your…

Crochet Pattern of the Week: Rhythmite Pullover

Have you been on the lookout for a special kind of crochet sweater pattern this season? One that allows you to savor the project from yarn selection…

Ravelry’s Top 3 Faves from Interweave Crochet Fall 2019

Fall has only just arrived, and Interweave Crochet is on the case, offering us lovely projects that embody this colorful season. The two project stories featured in…

Freestyle Crochet: Crocheted Phones, Shoes, and More

Crochet is finding new life in the hands of young crocheters. Ikea Vandross is one such young crocheter who is fearless with yarn and a hook. A…

We Love Yarn (Day)!

It’s I Love Yarn Day, and on this most delightful date we celebrate our favorite luscious, lovely, can’t-live-without ingredient that we use to make all the things.…

Coloring, Crochet, and Creation with Mandalas

When the phenomenon of coloring books for adults began, I was absolutely thrilled. I have fond memories of spending many hours at the kitchen table with my…

Interweave Crochet Project of the Week: Mandala Cushion

We were so excited to work with Sandra Eng for Interweave Crochet Fall 2018! You’ve probably seen and admired Sandra’s work before. Now she has created the…

Crochet Sweaters: Side to Side, Bottom Up, and Top Down

So you’re about to make a crochet sweater. Where do you start? Usually at the hem. Most crochet sweaters are worked from the bottom up, beginning at…

How to Crochet Hairpin Lace in 4 Steps, Plus: Free Scarf Pattern

Many of us crochet scarves, shawls, or wraps as gifts, donating them to organizations or presenting them to loved ones. Kristin Omdahl first began crocheting wraps for…