Happy Father’s Day from Interweave!

We are reflecting on crafts today, as we consider everything we have made for Dad over the years to wish him a Happy Father’s Day. From macaroni art to clay ashtrays (wait, was that just me?), to wood shop projects, to personalized random objects. I lobbed the below question to our staff: “What do you […]

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Supersize Crochet: Begin With Home Decor

As the Bohemian style continues to hold broad appeal, it is seeing a life far beyond that crocheted dress your little sister wore to Coachella. Crocheted wall hangings, the ever-present afghan, crocheted baskets – these little touches make a house a home, while bringing back the thoughtful handmade lifestyle. With the release of Supersize Crochet […]

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Happy World Laughter Day!

The first celebration of World Laughter Day was on January 11, 1998, in Mumbai, India, and was conceived of by the founder of the Laughter Yoga movement. Laughter Yoga’s inspiration, in their own words, “Laughter is a positive and powerful emotion that has all the ingredients required for individuals to master themselves and to change the […]

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Transitional Crochet Style for Changing Weather

Hot, cold, windy, rainy, sunny. Welcome to spring. A dramatic season full of unpredictable weather means dressing in layers and choosing items with more versatility. We have gathered together a handful of transitional, yet stylish projects that will serve you well during springtime, but can play pivotal roles in your wardrobe any time of the […]

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All Hail the Groundhog, Fan of Sweaters

Do we truly know what motivates the groundhog in his annual weather report? Folklore tells us it’s his shadow that dictates his decision-making. Here at Interweave, we suspect this is false. We hooked into the groundhog’s PR machine at Groundhog.org, and discovered that the tradition of shadow-spotting to determine the length of winter has been […]

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Curse of the Love Sweater

Superstitions can be deeply disturbing. Many people believe in certain “signs” or universal cues. With Valentine’s Day looming, we are here to acknowledge a deeply held belief in the knitting world: the love sweater curse. The principle behind Curse of the Love Sweater (also known as the curse of the boyfriend sweater) is that if […]

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National Argyle Day

Scotland’s culture holds us rapt at times, as we wonder why haggis exists or consider Sean Connery’s enchanting Scottish brogue. But these are the lesser-known tidbits that reflect the Scots. When it comes to fashion, there is a well-known influence that cannot be denied, and it comes in the form of argyle. This familiar diamond […]

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National Cuddle Up Day

It might be the cold weather, it might be a natural human need for cozy vibes. All we know is, we are going to be cuddling up to our favorite things on National Cuddle Up Day. A few members of the Interweave staff described for us their favorite handmade cuddle up items. Stay warm during […]

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