We’ve all been there: we’ve all stared at the finished measurements in a knit or crochet pattern wondering which size to make. The secret to making the perfect size lies in understanding garment ease. Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about garment ease and how you can use it to find the perfect fit. […]

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STIK Clique Inspiration with Designer Christina Fagan

Christina Fagan is the founder and chief knitting officer of Sh*t That I Knit (STIK). She learned how to knit as a ten-year-old while spending her summers on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, Canada. STIK started as a silly blog in college, but turned into something real in February 2015 when her side business […]

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Crochet for Men! 4 Projects You’ve Been Waiting For

We’ve all been there—stitchers wants to crochet for the men in their lives, whether it’s a romantic partner, a friend, a family member, or yourself (hello crochet dudes!). It can be a struggle to find just the right project. Interweave Crochet Winter 2018 features 4 projects for guys you won’t want to miss! The holidays are […]

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The Ultimate Crochet Books for Holiday Gift Giving

Whether you are a crocheter or love a crocheter, these crochet books are essentials for holiday gift-giving. From macramé to amigurumi, each of these books has its own special quality and would be a fun and intriguing addition to any serious crafter’s library. Which one is your favorite? It’s hard for us to choose! Dig […]

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Pick Your POW: 3 Fingerless Mitts You Have to Try!

Fingerless mitts are one of my favorite projects come winter. They keep your hands warm and leave your fingers free to use your phone, grab your coffee, or crochet your newest project. Quick to complete, they make a fast holiday gift and don’t use too much yarn. Best of all, minimal shaping makes them perfect […]

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Winters can be difficult. The days are shorter, it’s cold outside, and when it’s gloomy outdoors, our moods can start to match the weather. This is the season to take time to pamper yourself with beautiful crochet projects—take time to celebrate you. Here are 8 ways to pamper yourself with Interweave Crochet Winter 2018. 1. […]

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WWDD: Your Crochet Holiday Traditions, 3 Ways

Our recent special Thursday in November (and beyond) is all about building traditions with the ones you love. As the years progress, some traditions develop naturally. For example, my dad still spends Thanksgiving Day outside in the cold barbecuing the turkey, a tradition that started before I was born when my parents woke up on turkey […]

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Quick Crochet Projects for Holiday Hosts

Headed to someone’s house for the holidays? Don’t arrive empty-handed! There’s no better way to thank holiday hosts for their hospitality than to crochet something special. To help kick-start your planning, we’ve compiled a list of 8 quick crochet projects perfect for any holiday host. We can’t wait to get started! 1. Warm Woolen Mittens […]

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10 Ways to Style a Crochet Ruana

If you are putting in the effort to make an incredible crochet garment, you’ll want it to be versatile. The Far Out Ruana by Shelby Allaho from Interweave Crochet Fall 2017 fits the bill: this gorgeous piece can be worn a variety of ways and is suitable for every season. It uses chain stitches, slip […]

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