Learn this New Kind of Crochet Cable!

Brenda K. B. Anderson is a skilled crochet designer that is known for thinking outside the box. In this technique article, “Post Free Sideways Cable Featuring the St. Croix Scarf” (originally from Interweave Crochet Fall 2016), she explains a new way to make crochet cables that doesn’t involve the use of a post stitch. If […]

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Creating Cables with Post Stitches

Cabled projects are the perfect crochet projects for Fall, which is why they get so much love in our Fall issues! We have an entire series of projects devoted to crochet cables in Interweave Crochet Fall 2017 plus an all-new crochet cable technique that looks knitted! This article by Shannon Mullett-Bowlsby originally appeared in our Fall […]

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Interweave Crochet Fall 2017 is here, and you can take a sneak peek now! You’ll want to get yours soon and start making these incredible projects! The issue features an “Autumn Lace” story with open stitches in all weights of yarn and fall colors. Some of our favorite designers are back too—if you liked Lisa […]

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The Versatile V-Stitch

If you’re just starting out on your lace crochet journey, there’s no better stitch to start with than the versatile V-stitch. It’s a fantastic everyday lace stitch that’s easy to learn and it has a great structural foundation from which you can develop your skills. It’s lovely and functional no matter what size yarn or […]

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The Wrong Side Can be Beautiful Too!

In the world of crochet, there are many opinions about which side of the project is the right side and which is the wrong side. In fact, Love of Crochet associate editor Dana Bincer and I have a running debate regarding this very issue. Granted, in some projects, it doesn’t make a big difference. Most […]

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5 Free Crochet Poncho Patterns

Crochet ponchos returned to the fashion scene a few years ago. Ponchos provide the same warmth and elegance as a shawl, but I particularly love the way they stay on my shoulders without slipping off. A vintage silhouette with a modern fashion twist, crochet ponchos are a great way to show off the beauty and […]

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7 Free Crochet Bag Patterns

Click on the Download Now button or link below and learn why crochet bags are a great way to practice your stitches with speedy results. Plus when you’re done, you get to carry them around to show off! Bags might not be the first crochet accessory you think to make but thanks to this free […]

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