10 Mistakes Every Crocheter Should Avoid

10 Mistakes Every Crocheter Should Avoid

If you crochet, no matter what skill level crocheter you are, chances are you’ve made a mistake or two along the way. These things happen, especially when you’re a beginner. But don’t worry — we’ve all been there and we have plenty of stories too! 

How to Become a Crochet Pattern Tester and What to Expect

How to Become a Crochet Pattern Tester and What to Expect

Hey crocheters! Have you ever been interested in becoming a crochet pattern tester? It’s a great way to flex your crochet skills and help out a designer at the same time. Designers really rely on their testers to give feedback and help improve their patterns 

How to Support Crochet Designers without Spending a Penny

How to Support Crochet Designers without Spending a Penny

Are you a passionate crocheter longing to show your support for designers and makers in the crochet community? But, maybe, budget constraints are holding you back from buying patterns or materials? We all look forward to those free pdf events or CALs. They are a 

6 Festive Crochet Gift Bag Patterns

6 Festive Crochet Gift Bag Patterns

Crafters spend so much of their year gifting items they make or fulfilling any requests their loved ones have. During this season, sometimes the creative battery starts to dim a little (especially if you’ve been running around getting everything ready for the holidays). And while 

How to Prepare Your Corner to Corner Projects for Joining and Borders

How to Prepare Your Corner to Corner Projects for Joining and Borders

You have your corner to corner panels made. Now you need to know how to prepare them for joining and borders! This process is actually really quick (or at least it feels like it is to me). Once you get your eyes used to where 

Learn to Corner to Corner!

Learn to Corner to Corner!

At the end of 2020 we decided that we were going to come up with a mini course to teach people how to corner to corner (also referred to as C2C)! This can be such a fun technique and there are so many gorgeous patterns 

DIY Crochet Hook Handles

DIY Crochet Hook Handles

Polymer Clay DIY Crochet Hook Handles Tutorial We all have those plain metal, boring, and VERY uncomfortable to use hooks from when we first started crocheting.  Like this one: Sara asked me to test a pattern with a 3.5mm hook. My smallest comfy grip is 

DIY Photography for Crochet

DIY Photography for Crochet

Learn how to take better photos of your crocheted items with minimal photo supplies! Learn about lighting and positioning as well as props.