Tag Archive: crochet

2017 Nautical Caribbean Crochet Cruise

December 2017-Knitting and Crochet Cruise with Marly Bird

A Crochet Cruise Melissa Leapman, Justyna Lorkowska, Bristol Ivy, Patty Lyons, and Marly Bird have joined together for a fantastic five day Nautical Knitting and Crochet Cruise. The cruise is scheduled for December 17-22, 2017- departing from Miami, Florida to destinations…
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Crochet Basics

Crochet Basics: Learning By Doing

Crochet Basics: Learning by Doing As a beginner learning any new skill, there are questions. More questions than answers, some may say. Thousands of people participate in crocheting as a hobby and as a source of income. In recent years,…
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Two Stitches to Crochet

Two Stitches to Crochet Without a Pattern

  Many of my 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 shape, I will browse through my many stitch guides and back issues…
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February 2017-Aloha Crochet Cruise (Hawaii)

Cruise Hawaii with The Crochet Crowd! This crochet cruise is underway for a February 2017 departure from San Francisco, USA on Feb 3, 2017. The Grand Princess Ship has been selected as the venue for this event. With a 15 day…
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Charity Programs for Crochet

Touching Tiny Lives: Crocheting for Charity Programs

Caring and Giving through Charity Connections The young couple huddled under the weight of heavy burdens as they passed me in the hospital corridor. While only teenagers, they are now also parents.Their tiny newborn son remained in the hospital’s NICU…
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October 2016 -Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair

The Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair (SAFF) is shaping up to be an excellent crochet event! There are many classes offered for crochet enthusiasts.  Explore crochet from historical traditions of artisan crafts of the Blue Ridge Mountain regions, or step forward to the…
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August 2016-Stitches Midwest

Stitches Midwest is one of the premier events offered annually through Knitting Universe. The “Stitches” events have become tried-and-true favorites of crochet enthusiasts. Dates: August 4-7, 2016 Skill level: All skill levels welcome Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Schaumburg Convention…
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