[eBook] The Crochet Girl Adventures On The Go

[eBook] The Crochet Girl Adventures On The Go

 Books Introducing the Crochet Girl Adventures Are you ready for an adventure? The Crochet Girl has packed her bags and is off for her next adventure. Join us now and travel the world while learning crochet techniques with friends everywhere. Yes, I'm ready for...
Tapestry of Life: The Ancient Art of Zapotec Weavers

Tapestry of Life: The Ancient Art of Zapotec Weavers

Crochet Getaway welcomes Noreen Kompanik as a returning contributor. In Taos, New Mexico, Noreen visited Susanna Starr, founder of Starr Interiors, and shares insights into the art and history of Zapotec weaving. Magnificent Taos, New Mexico has long been known as a...
My Crochet Blog Evolution and How It Started

My Crochet Blog Evolution and How It Started

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it. ~ Pablo Piccasso How the Crochet Blog Started In the past months, I’ve had people contact me to ask about my crochet blog, about blogging in general and how it works.  The questions are...
Grandma’s Spinning Wheel and Navajo Weavers

Grandma’s Spinning Wheel and Navajo Weavers

  Grandma’s Spinning Wheel At the age of 8, Vicky Konecky, with her mother’s guidance, began to knit, crochet and sew. And she continued her passion through years as a public school science teacher in Tucson, Arizona. Vicky took her first spinning class...
Louisiana Loom Works, French Quarter, New Orleans

Louisiana Loom Works, French Quarter, New Orleans

Louisiana Loom Works is our crochet getaway destination today. Floor rugs, constructed with fabric, can be functional and beautiful at the same time.  Loom Weaving History In early America, rag rugs were utilitarian and recycling was a way of life. As clothes and...
A Stroka Gene Us: the exciting Alpaca Farm Tour

A Stroka Gene Us: the exciting Alpaca Farm Tour

I was delighted to discover an alpaca farm near me in Mississippi and marked my calendar to make the short trip to Stringer, Mississippi for a visit. Each year the farm has a fall festival, and it was a wonderful experience. This working alpaca farm is located just a...
The Story of the Crocheted Snowflakes

The Story of the Crocheted Snowflakes

It was a wonderful, thoughtful gift to celebrate our first Christmas together as a married couple in 1975. My great Aunt Julia loved to crochet. Her precious hands could create unmatchable beauty. And Christmas was her favorite holiday. So she blessed us that year...
Crochet Without a Pattern: Two Easy Stitches

Crochet Without a Pattern: Two Easy Stitches

Crochet without a Pattern   Would you like to learn how to crochet without a pattern? Many of my crochet projects are self-created using stitch guides instead of patterns. How do I do this? First, I conceptualize the finished projects. After determining size and...
Crochet for Stress Management

Crochet for Stress Management

There are many reasons that I enjoy my crochet time. Stress management is certainly one of the many benefits that I derive from this wonderful hobby. Welcome to My Crochet Stories and the beginning of my journey using crochet for stress management. In this section of...
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