Category: Inspiration

  • Crocheting the Sampler Table Runner

    The June 2023 issue of Crochet World magazine has a section devoted to stitch samplers. These projects smoosh several different stitch patterns together to make one amazing project. They may use one yarn throughout or several colors. Because most of these projects have definite delineations in where the stitch patterns change, it makes them perfect…

  • Crochet Patterns for Donating to Charities & Organizations

    I know that a big group of our Crochet World audience crochets projects for giving to others: some for family or friends and others for those in need. Our June 2023 issue has a whole chapter dedicated to projects that you can make for others in need or to give to organizations or charities that…

  • 5 Podcasts to Listen to While Crocheting Your Current WIP

    I absolutely love listening or watching things while a crochet. I am big into multitasking! Whether it’s a movie, TV series, audiobook or podcast, you can always find something playing in the background while I work. Here are a few new ones I have found recently (and they are from all  over the yarniverse): It.Is.A.Sarah…

  • Last-Minute Mother’s Day presents: Crochet Jewelry

    It is almost Mother’s Day! Have you bought the perfect present yet? Well don’t! Make it instead! The June 2023 issue of Crochet World has several jewelry options and these quick small projects would make the perfect gift! Box them up with some flowers and chocolate and you are all set! These types of project…

  • Learn All About the Origins of Crochet Amigurumi

    Flip through any issue of Crochet World and it’s very likely that you’ll see a doll, toy or figure. The magazine has featured animals from farm to jungle to zoo, ocean creatures, elves, gnomes, snowmen, women and children, fruits, vegetables, Santa and Mrs. Claus, balls, Halloween bowling pins and many other characters. Of course, they…