Halloween costumes are more fun when you make them yourself. Put your crochet skills to use and whip up these projects to wear for Halloween this year. Here are 15 crochet patterns and corresponding Halloween crochet costumes. Can you think of more? Let us know in the comments below! 1. Isosceles Scarf / Amelia Earhart […]

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8 Ways to Decorate with your Mandala Rug

A few weeks ago, I wrote about my Mandala Rug from Modern Crochet Mandalas. I loved making it with some chunky yarn held double so it worked up fast, and I really love decorating with it around my house. I mentioned I was struggling to find the perfect way to show it off (because I […]

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If you’ve browsed through the pages of Interweave Crochet Fall 2017, you may have noticed a brand-new cabling technique that looks knitted! When Sue Perez shared live-loop crochet with us, I was beyond thrilled—I have loved making crochet cables for years, but the holes that appeared on each side of a cable crossing frustrated me. I […]

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Get a modern twist on crochet lace from Interweave Crochet Fall 2017. When we think of lace, we envision laceweight yarn or thread, teeny tiny crochet hooks, and very detailed, intricate, and complicated stitches. While no one can deny the beauty of this craft, it can be time-consuming and sometimes tedious. We have redefined crochet […]

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WWDD: Don’t Miss Out on these 5 Fall Fashion Trends

Fall is the season for fashion, and that is just one of the many reasons I love this time of year. Before I started working at Interweave, I got a master’s degree in apparel design. Even now, when I’m not crocheting, I’m on my phone trying to identify all of the newest fashion trends, then […]

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POW: Alterknit Goes Crochet

One day many months ago, the people of crochet corner were sitting at our desks, writing blog posts and making magazines. All of the sudden, a large box of swatches walked past us. They were the coolest swatches we’d ever seen. “What are those and where are they going?” we asked. Those swatches, dear crocheters, […]

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9 Reasons We All Want the Gingko Shawl Kit

We get pretty excited about the crochet kits that we produce. How do we decide what projects to kit? Our choices come from asking ourselves what we (who are just like you) would want to buy. Now, the Gingko Shawl Kit is ready for purchase, and it incorporates several design elements we love. Here are […]

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WWDD? 7 Crochet Projects for Football Season

Football season is crochet season! Long games are a great time to work on crochet projects. But what types of patterns are best to crochet while rooting for your team? A great pattern needs to have a few qualities: it can’t be too complicated (because your attention will need to be on the game), it […]

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POW: Fall River Shawl

Interweave Crochet Fall 2017 is packed full of fantastic projects you need for fall! Check out one of our favorites: the Fall River Shawl by Lisa Naskrent. If you were one of the many stitchers who loved Lisa’s Water Lily Shawl from Interweave Crochet Spring 2016, this crochet shawl is for you. This is her […]

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